BBA or Bachelor of Business Administration, has been in the top tier among the degrees that students go on to pursue after completing their class 12 boards because of the career options that become available upon completion. Business and administration is the leading field when it comes to finding a job and securing a career. BBA Course prepares students with all the skills and information, which are needed to survive in a world run by businessmen and administrators. In the course, students get to make their base strong in matters such as finance, economics, management, accounting, supply chain management and strategic planning, basically everything that enables the candidates to hold a proper grasp on how to conduct themselves in the arena of business and management. The jobs choose the candidates for their farms or companies according to skills that are mastered by the students, which usually varies from one person to another. However, in order to get themselves constructed with the appropriate skills and knowledge about the field and the jobs in the field, the students need to get themselves admitted to a good university, college or institution that provides the degree, and is recognised by the country. Though there are a lot of colleges in India that provide the degree, getting it from the best colleges holds a lot of weight, and the top companies choose their top candidates from among them. However, for that students need to be aware of the exams that make them eligible for becoming candidates of those colleges. This article will aim at providing all the information needed by the students, to get enough knowledge about the entrance exams they should be checking out, according to the college they want to get their admission in.
As mentioned before, students need to crack the top BBA entrance examinations and apply to colleges according to their scorecards, and the institutions that accept those. While some exams are accepted by multiple universities, for example, CUET scorecards are accepted in all central universities all over the country, some exams are however centred around particular colleges or groups of universities. It is important that students keep track of the dates of entrance exams, so that they do not miss out on the applications, and do as much as they can to get into their desired universities. Given below is the list of the most important entrance exams in the country, along with the dates, and the other information they need to keep in mind while filling out the application and preparing for the examinations.
|Name of the examination||Examinations dates||Important facts to remember|
|CUET 2023 UG||2nd week of June 2023||a. Scorecard will be accepted by at least 80 universities in India.
b. The exam will be for a duration of 2 hours
c. Computer-based test mode.
d. Will have a compulsory language part, and two domain-specific parts
|Symbiosis Entrance Examinations (SET) 2023||26th June 2023 (might change)||a. The question paper of the SET examination tests general English capability, quantitative ability, reasoning capability (both analytical and logical), and general awareness of the students.|
|IPMAT 2023||2nd week of April 2023||a. Admissions are made for a five-year integrated course at Indian Institute of
b. Contains both short questions and multiple choice-based questions.
c. Test verbal ability, qualitative ability and quantitative ability
|LUGMAT||May 2023||a. Tests English spoken and written capability, logical reasoning, quantitative and qualitative and analysis capability.|
|Xavier’s entrance tests||June 2023||a. The question paper contains five parts which test general awareness, logical and
visual reasoning, data interpretation skills, English language proficiency tests and
math or numerical capability.
b. The scorecard is accepted in St.Xaviers, Mumbai.
|NMIMS NPAT 2023||First week of June 2023||a. Scorecard accepted by Narsee Monjee Institute of Management studies.
b. The question paper of NMIMS NPAT includes general awareness and reasoning capability, quantitative and numerical capability and general English language awareness.
|SPJET 2023||Not declared yet||a. The score will mostly be based on English proficiency|
|AUMAT 2023||Throughout the year||a. Scorecard accepted by Alliance School of Business|
|AIMA UGAT 2023||First week of May, 2023||a. Paper-based test mode b. Contains 130 MCQs which test English proficiency, numerical ability, general awareness and reasoning ability.|
|MU CMET||Second week of MAY 2023||Not known|
In order to be able to appear in the above-mentioned examinations it is important that students fulfil some of the necessary criteria, which is almost the same for all the colleges, which take admission on basis of the entrance exam scorecards. Also, the entrance exams themselves have a few criteria that the students need to fulfil, in order to appear for those. The most important criterion is that the students must pass their 10+2 board’s examination from any recognised school in the country, with at least 50% aggregate or equivalent CGPA. This assured the examinations board committee and the colleges that the students have the basic knowledge, which will help them to grasp knowledge adequately, during the course. While some colleges take admission based solely based on the aggregate score in the school boards examination, the top colleges usually take an additional entrance test, like the ones mentioned above, so that they can get the best students suited for the course, and it also shows them if the students are enthusiastic enough to take the course seriously.
If the students manage to fulfil all the eligibility criteria and pass the entrance exams with required score cutoffs, they can get admitted to the best colleges in the country, which can secure them the best jobs. Some of the best colleges are mentioned below:
|Name of the institution||fees|
|Indian Institute of Management, Indore||INR 1707103|
|Indian Institute of Management, Rohtak||INR 554000|
|Christ University||INR 2-4 lakhs|
|WOXSEN University, Hyderabad||INR 400000(first year)|
|Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University||INR 1.6 lakhs to INR 3.4 lakhs|
|Parul University, Vadodara||INR 80000 (first year)|
|Loyola College||INR 75000|
|Lovely Professional University||INR 47600 (per sem)|
|St Xavier’s University, Mumbai||INR 1.12 lakhs|
As mentioned before, BBA does offer endless opportunities to the students who decide to do the course with utmost dedication and hard work. As the world today is run by businessmen and administrators and entrepreneurs, finding a job with a BBA degree is comparatively a lot easier than with other degrees. Though BBA does necessarily secure positions in the top tier of the company, whatever it provides can get a person to do well for themselves. To get even better jobs, a student should go on to get their degree of MBA or PGDM, as those provide more advanced knowledge about the field, and those students can get hired in the top positions. Some of the best jobs that students can get on completing BBA and getting their degree are:
|Career Role||Potential Earnings (INR)||Main Responsibilities|
|Business Advisor||Up to 1,152,372||Provide guidance to businessmen on organizational growth and benefit maximization.|
|Sales Manager||Up to 14,00,000||Oversee operations in the sales department to ensure smooth functioning.|
|Product Manager||5,00,000 - 38,00,000||Involved in product planning and marketing throughout the product life cycle.|
|Investment Banker||2,00,000 - 4,00,000||Utilize financial, analytical, and communication skills to support clients in capital raising and merging.|
|Management Consultant||Around 22,00,000||Maximize growth and business performance for clients.|
It is important that the candidates aim for the top companies after getting their degrees, as those can provide them with the best salaries and lifestyles. Below are some companies that hire BBA graduates:
This article has explored in detail the intricate information about the BBA entrance examination and the colleges, so that the students can have a useful guide on which college to target, according to their interests and affordability, and that they can track the dates of the application and examinations accordingly. However, on getting admission these students need to make sure that they are distilling the best from the course, or else getting admission to those colleges will be of no value. The students need to attend classes regularly, make sure they attend all the seminars, webinars and workshops, and meet all the professionals, to maximise their chances of getting placed at any top company. With utmost dedication and hard work, placements at the best companies, as good positions, are guaranteed.