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SET or Symbiosis Entrance Test is a common entrance examination organised by Symbiosis International University. The exam is conducted for admission to many undergraduate programs such as BCA, BBA, BA Mass Communication, BA/ BSC Liberal Arts, BSc Eco/Eco (H) and BSc Culinary Arts. Those are interested in knowing more about BBA and BBA admissions, can check the syllabus of SET entrance exam before starting the preparation for SET BBA. It is also advisable to refer to how to prepare section of the SET exam to know about some of the preparation strategies which will come in handy while preparing for the exam.
What's New in SET BBA 2020?
Before getting into the SET BBA syllabus and important topics, let's take a quick glance at what is new in SET BBA 2020.
- This year SET BBA will be conducted using AI technology and human intelligence.
- The maximum time allotted has been reduced to 2 hours from 2 hours 30 minutes.
- The total number of questions has also reduced.
SET BBA 2020 Highlights
Some of the major highlights of the SET BBA 2020 entrance exam are listed below
Name of the examination
Symbiosis Entrance Test for Bachelor of Business Administration
Symbiosis International(Deemed University)
Total number of questions
Duration of exam
Number of sections
12th Pass with a minimum of 50%
SET BBA Important Dates 2020
The table has all the important dates for the SET B exam 2020.
Infrastructure Readiness Check for SET B 2020
July 9-17, 2020
Slot Booking for SET B 2020
July 14-17, 2020
Exam Day Run Check (DRC)
July 21-24, 2020
SET (B) exam
July 26-29, 2020
August 7, 2020
Important Topics of SET BBA Syllabus
The question paper of the SET exam for BBA is divided into four important sections namely Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, General English and Analytical and Logical Reasoning. Each section will contain different topics.
SET BBA Syllabus 2020 for Quantitative Aptitude
Quantitative aptitude section of the exam will have mathematical questions. Candidates should practise the maximum number of mathematical questions from 9th to 12th level to score well in this section. This section will include questions from topics such as:
|Percentage||Profit & Loss|
|Discount||Time & Work|
|Algebra||Time, Speed & Distance|
|Permutation & Combination||Probability|
|HCF and LCM||Number System|
SET BBA Syllabus 2020 for General English
General English section of the SET exam for BBA will contain questions related to vocabulary and sentence correction. The main aim of this section is to test the writing and grammar skills of the students. Some of the important topics from general English section are:
|Grammar – Prepositions and Articles||Word Formation|
|Antonyms||Identification of Common Errors|
|Fill in The Blanks||Contextual Vocabulary|
|Error Spotting||Verbal Reasoning|
|Using the Same Word with Different Meaning||One-word Substitution|
SET BBA Syllabus 2020 for General Awareness
General Awareness section of the exam will have questions from general topics such as literature, awards, history and sports. Candidates should go through all the major happenings in the past year to score well in this section. Some of the important topics from this section are listed below.
|Companies and Their Founders||Science|
|Books and Authors||Awards|
|Quotations from Important Personalities||Business|
|History||Major Events in Corporate|
|Company Punchlines||Top Officials of Big Companies|
SET BBA Syllabus 2020 for Analytical and Logical Reasoning
Analytical and logical reasoning section of the SET exam will comprise questions from assumptions, seating arrangements and graphs. This section will have tricky questions to test the time management and problem-solving skills of the candidates. Some major topics included in this section are:
|Number and Letter Series||Venn Diagrams|
|Blood Relations||Logical Matching|
|Logical Sequences||Logical Deduction|
|Logical Connectives||Binary Logic|
|Assumptions||Cause and Effective|
|Statement and Conclusion|
Books for SET BBA 2020
Candidates can refer to some books to understand more about the Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, General English and Analytical and Logical Reasoning sectjons. Some of the recommendations are as follows:
Candidates can also refer to the previous years' question paper and exam pattern of SET 2020 exam to know details about the exam structure. The exam pattern of the exam will also help the candidate in understanding the marking scheme.
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