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BBA Admission Process 2021: Last Date to Apply, Eligibility, Selection Criteria, Top Colleges

Yash Dhamija
Yash DhamijaPublished On: January 29, 2021

Planning to pursue BBA? This article will provide you with all the information required for BBA admissions such as eligibility criteria and selection process. You can also take a look at the top colleges for BBA admission here.

BBA Admission

BBA is a three-year management course opted by students after passing 12th. Every year. thousands of students register for BBA admission in the country. Since there are too many options when it comes to choosing colleges for BBA admission, it is important for the candidates to choose the best BBA college as the competition is very high. Management aspirants can also figure out the top 10 BBA colleges available in India here. It must be noted that each college may have different eligibility criteria, application process and fee structure. Students should be well aware of the BBA admission process which includes the eligibility criteria, information about the related entrance exam and how to apply for BBA before registering for the program. You can also find out about the BBA specialisations offered by the selected college.

BBA admission process usually takes place after the declaration of 12th result. This article will help you with all the information required for BBA admission.

Eligibility Criteria for BBA Admission 2021

The basic qualification required to join the BBA course in India is as follows: -

You must have cleared 12th or HSC examination in order to get eligible for admission to the BBA program. Candidates from any background can join this three-year undergraduate program. The minimum percentage required for admission varies from college to college. Those who have appeared for 12th examination and are awaiting the result are also eligible for BBA admission 2021.

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BBA Admission Process 2021

The admission process for BBA is generally the same for all the colleges except for the entrance exams they conduct. The subsequent stages of the admission process, such as the Writing Ability Test/ Group Discussion/ Personal Interview, are almost the same in all of the top B-Schools across the country. Further, you can also check out the official website of all the BBA Offering colleges in India to get a better idea about their selection process.

How to Apply for BBA Admission 2021?

Around 95% of the BBA colleges in India accept online applications for admission to their BBA program. Candidates should also check all the instructions required for filling the application process including documents required and minimum eligibility criteria. The online link for admission will be updated by the college once they start their admission process. You can fill all the required information including academic scores, entrance exam scores and personal details. You will also have to provide your roll number and scorecard of the entrance exam. Besides this, you will have to enter your email address and mobile number. The final step of the application process is “Application fee submission”. You can submit the fee via any of the online payment modes including debit card, credit card and net banking depending upon the service offered by the college. You must be careful while filling the details as the college will verify all the details mentioned by you. Additionally, you may be asked to attach a copy of some documents such as the 12th/ 10th mark sheet, migration certificate and passport size photographs.

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BBA Entrance Exams 2021

Here is the list of some of the most popular BBA entrance exams for BBA admission along with the tentative dates. The official dates will be updated here shortly once they are released:

Name of the Exam

Application Open

Application Close

Exam Date


    2nd week of April 2021

1st week of May 2021

4th week of May 2021


Jan 15, 2021

June 12 2021

June 19, 2021(Tentative)


Session 1: Dec 08, 2021

Session 2: Dec 08, 2021

Session 1:March 10, 2021

Session 2: May 25, 2021

Session 1: March 21 to 31, 2021

Session 2: June 5 to 12, 2021

DU JAT 2021

1st Week of June 2021

4th Week of July 2021

4th Week of July 2021


To be Announced

To be Announced

To be Announced

SET 2021

January 28, 2021

To be Announced

May 1, 2021

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BBA Selection Process 2021

You can get admission to a good BBA college on the basis of your scores in the BBA entrance exam. You will have to secure a good rank in the entrance exam to increase the chances of getting selected in a reputed BBA college. Every college has a different selection process. Some of the colleges offer admission directly on the basis of merit while some of the colleges might conduct an interview. The interviewer will ask you questions from different topics such as history, geography, economics, etc in the personal interview round. If you are planning to get a seat in one of the top-ranked BBA colleges then you should plan your preparation as soon as possible so that you have enough time to crack the admission process.

Documents Required for BBA Admission 2021

Find the list of all the mandatory documents required for BBA admission:

  • 2 passport size photos (as per the size and dimensions mentioned in the information brochure of the college)
  • 12th Mark sheet
  • 10th Mark sheet
  • Extra-curriculum Certificates
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Certificate of Caste if belonging to the SC/ST or OBC category
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Physical Disability certificate by an authorized Medical Officer
  • Aadhar Card or any other identity proof


The average fee of BBA is INR 3,00,000. The average fee will vary for all the colleges. Candidates may visit the official website of the college to know the official website of the college. Colleges provide an online as well as an offline option to submit the total fee of BBA.

Top Colleges for BBA Admission 2021

Check the list of some of the top BBA colleges in the country along with the entrance exam they accept for BBA admissions.

College Name


Entrance Exam

Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore

INR 4,00,000

IPM Aptitude Test

Christ University, Bangalore

INR 2,10,000

Entrance Test (ET) + Presentation & Personal Interview + Past Academic Performance

Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women's University, Jaipur

INR 80,000

Admission Directly on the basis of Merit

Noida International University, Greater Noida

INR 90,000

Admission Directly on the basis of Merit

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune, Symbiosis International University

INR 1,78,000

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Noida, Symbiosis International University

INR 1,95,000

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

Seacom Skills University, Birbhum

INR 50,000

Admission Directly on the basis of Merit

IIMT University, Merrut

INR 60,000

Admission Directly on the basis of Merit

Assam Down Town University, Guwahati

INR 80,000

Admission Directly on the basis of Merit

Apeejay Stya University, Gurgaon

INR 2,60,000

Admission Directly on the basis of Merit

Important Points for BBA Admission 2021

It is important to make a note of some of the important points for BBA admission while applying for admission to the BBA program.

  • You must aim to obtain a good score in the entrance exam conducted by the college or any other government organisation
  • You are advised to keep at least 3-4 colleges in your bucket as backup
  • You should visit the college before applying for admission in order to get a better understanding of the college
  • You should appear for the GD and PI round confidently. Try to express your views on every topic assigned in the group discussion round.
  • Check the placement record of the college before finalising the college

Selecting a good BBA college is certainly not an easy task as there are various parameters that have to be considered. Each college has its selection criteria and it must be noted that before applying for BBA admission, you should be clear about your goals. The proper research regarding the admission process can be the key to crack the selection round.

If you have any queries related to BBA admission, you can call our toll-free helpline number 1800-572-9877 or fill the Common Application Form (CAF). You can also ask questions on the CollegeDekho QnA Zone.

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