St. Xavier’s BMS Entrance Test 2017: St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai organises an entrance test for admissions to its Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) programme, a three-year degree course consisting of six semesters. St. Xavier’s BMS entrance test 2017 will be held in paper-pencil mode on Saturday, June 3, 2017 and the online registration and form submission timeline to apply for the under-graduate BMS programme is between April 24 to May 21, 2017. Aspiring candidates planning to take admissions in BMS will have to appear for the entrance test, following which a personal interview will also be conducted for the shortlisted candidates. With the total intake of 60 candidates, the final selection will be based on candidates’ performance in the St. Xaviers Entrance Test (60 per cent weightage), class twelfth marks (30 per cent weightage) and personal interview (10 per cent weightage). Careers360 brings to you a detailed guide for the St. Xaviers BMS entrance test 2017.
Latest: St. Xaviers BMS 2017 Application Form is available now.
St. Xavier’s BMS entrance test 2017 – Fast Facts
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BMS Entrance Test
St. Xaviers College, Mumbai
The following table presents the complete timeline of the entrance test:
Important Dates of St. Xavier’s BMS Test 2017
St. Xaviers BMS entrance test Events
Application Start Date
April 24, 2017
Application End Date
May 21, 2017
BMS Entrance Test 2017
June 3, 2017
BMS Entrance Test result 2017
Second/Third week of June 2017
Third/Fourth week of June 2017
Final Results Announced
The eligibility criteria for St. Xavier’s BMS entrance test 2017 has been officially announced by the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai. Aspirants have to fulfil any of the following criteria specified in the guidelines:
Passed the 12th class or equivalent examination conducted by the Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education.
Hold a diploma degree in any Engineering branch with two, three or four years duration after passing the Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C.) examination conducted by the Board of Technical Education, Maharashtra State or equivalent examination.
Candidates can refer to the following table for distribution of percentage marks required to be eligible for St. Xavier’s BMS entrance test 2017:
Category Based Minimum Aggregate Marks Required in Qualifying Exams
Minimum Passing Marks Required for Eligibility
65 per cent
60 per cent
55 per cent
The application procedure for St. Xaviers BMS entrance test 2017 is completely online. Aspirants planning to pursue their graduation in Management from a prestigious college in Mumbai can visit the official website of the exam conducting body – St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai.
Enter your details as required and create your account on the website.
Then login with the credentials generated and fill the complete application form.
The application form must be filled carefully by giving correct details as admit card will be generated basis the application form.
The application fee can also be submitted in either online or offline modes at the time of filling the form using Debit/Credit Card, Net Banking or Demand Draft (for offline mode).
The final amount for Application fee has not been announced yet by the exam conducting body. Based on previous years, the fee is likely to remain as follows – Rs. 600 (General Category) and Rs. 400 (SC/ST).
Once the form and fees have been successfully submitted, email confirmation will be sent to the candidates’ registered email id.
Candidates can then download and print the admit card for BMS entrance test.
Affix recent passport sized photograph on the admit card and get the same attested by your school/college Principal or a Gazetted officer. Carry the admit card to the examination hall.
Candidates can download their admit card by visiting the official website of St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai once the application form procedure has been successfully completed. St. Xaviers 2017 admit card will be available on the website upon confirmation of payment of application fee. Candidates must download and print at least two copies of the admit card. They must also check that all details mentioned on the admit card are correct.
Candidates must affix a recent passport size photograph on the admit card and get the same attested from their school/college principal. Only attested admit card should be carried to the examination centre.
Having registered for the exam, candidates must also carefully go through the official exam pattern released by St. Xaviers College, Mumbai, to be able to prepare with more clarity.
St. Xaviers BMS entrance test 2017 will be conducted in paper-pencil mode and will be of two hours duration with total marks – 100 being divided into multiple choice and subjective questions.
Based on the last year’s pattern, the questions and marking scheme of the exam is likely to be as follows:
St. Xavier's BMS 2017 Exam Pattern
Total Marks Allotted
The exam will be conducted in the St. Xaviers College, Mumbai campus.
No negative marking is applicable for the exam scoring.
Candidates must not mark more than one answer to each MCQ question.
Carrying admit card to exam centre is compulsory, failing which candidate will be debarred from taking the exam.
Using a simple calculator is allowed during the examination.
Candidates must carry a black ball point pen with them for the exam.
The official date for announcement of resuts has not been shared by St. Xaviers College. According to the result trends over the last year, the results will be announced in the form of entrance test Rank (EER). The list will be shared on the official website as and when released by the exam conducting body.
Candidates will be selected based on their performance in the BMS Entrance Test followed by an interview. First, qualifying candidates will be shortlisted based on the written test which holds 60 per cent weightage. Then these shortlisted candidates will be screened through an interview carrying 10 per cent weightage in the overall selection criteria. Class twelfth marks of the candidates will be given 30 per cent weightage.
St. Xavier’s College
5, Mahapalika Marg
Maharashtra 400 001
Phone: 022 22620661
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