DU-JAT - Joint Admission Test B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics,BBS and BFIA (DU JAT - BBE, BBS and BFIA - 2016)

Pen & Paper | National Level Exam
Important Dates
Registration Date
May 13, 2016
Admit Card Date
Jun 08, 2016
Test Date
Jun 14, 2016
Result Date
Jul 04, 2016

DU JAT - BBE, BBS and BFIA 2016 - Exam Pattern

Exam Paper Type : Pen & Paper    |     Exam Duration : 2.0 Hr

Section Duration Marks # Questions
Quantitative Ability 30 Minutes 90 30
Reasoning and Analytical Ability 30 Minutes 90 30
General English 30 Minutes 90 30
Business and General Awareness 30 Minutes 90 30
  • Total Duration: 2 Hours  
  • Total Question: 120
  • Total Marks: 360
  • Marking System:
    • Each correct answer will get a score of plus 3 marks.
    • Each wrong answer will get a score of minus 1 mark.
    • A question not answered will get a score of zero marks.

DU JAT - BBE, BBS and BFIA 2016 Syllabus

  1. Critical Reasoning
  1. Number series
  2. Letter Series
  3. Series Missing Numbers
  4. Odd one out
  5. Blood Relation
  6. Calender
  7. Clock
  8. Matrix
  9. Cubes
  10. Coding Decoding
  11. Direction and Distance test
  12. Ranking Tests
  13. Sitting Arrangement
  14. Linear Arrangements
  15. Matrix Arrangements
  16. Mathematical Puzzles
  17. Venn Diagram
  1. Strong & Weak Arguments
  2. Statements Assumptions
  3. Statements and Conclusions
  4. Statements & Inferences
  5. Logical Sequence of Words
  6. Analogies
  7. Verbal Classification (Odd one out)
  8. Syllogism
  9. Logical Deduction (based on syllogism)
  10. Course of Action
  11. Causes and Effects
  1. Reading Comprehension
  1. Sentence­ Jumble
  1. Nouns
  2. Pronouns
  3. Adjective
  4. Adverbs
  5. Prepositions
  6. Tense
  7. Articles
  8. Verbs
  9. Modifiers
  10. Sentence Improvement
  11. Subject Verb Agreement
  12. Parallelism
  1. Sentence completion
  2. Word Usage
  3. Synoymns
  4. Idioms and Pharses
  5. Cloze Test
  6. Antonym
  7. Analogy
  8. Homophones
  9. Confusables
  10. Migratory Words
  11. Phrasal Verbs
  1. Politics
  2. Banking and Finance
  3. Business
  4. Sports
  5. Institutions of India
  6. Defence & Space
  7. Indian Judiciary
  8. Awards & Honours
  9. Literature
  10. Economics
  11. Indian Constitution
  12. International Relations
  13. Science and Technology
  14. Movies
  15. Who's who
  16. Indian Industries
  17. Indian Agriculture
  18. Current Affairs
  19. History
  20. Geography
  1. Data interpretations
  2. Data Sufficiency
  1. Profit, Loss and Discount
  2. Percentage 
  3. Pipes and Cisterns
  4. Partnership
  5. Time and Work
  6. Time, Speed and Distance
  7. Averages
  8. Age
  9. Alligation and Mixture
  10. Ratio and proportion
  11. Circular Track & Upstream-downstream
  12. Compound interest
  13. Relative speed
  14. Simple Intrest
  1. Angles, lines
  2. Properties of Circles
  3. Area and Volume of 2D and 3D figures
  4. BODMAS/Simplification
  5. Quadratic equations
  6. Number System
  7. Probability 
  8. LCM and HCF
  9. Permutation and Combination
  10. Height and Distance
  11. Logarithm
  12. Linear Equation
  13. Indices
  14. Arithmatic and Geometric Prograssion
  15. Set Theory & Venn Diagram
  16. Geometry and Mensuration
  17. Properties of Quadrilaterals
  18. Properties of Triangles

DU JAT - BBE, BBS and BFIA Exam Prepartions FAQ

1) What is the eligibility criterion to take admission in DU JAT - BBE, BBS and BFIA in University of Delhi?

  • The candidate should have passed Senior Secondary School Examination (10 +2) of CBSE or any other examination considered equivalent by the University of Delhi.  
  • The candidate should have secured an aggregate of at least 60% marks in his/her XII class examination (55% for SC, ST, CW and PC categories) in four papers including English and Mathematics. The other two papers are to be selected from Sociology.
  • The candidate should have obtained pass mark in each of the four papers considered for computing the aggregate in the above mentioned subjects.
  • The candidate seeking admission to the B.A. (Honours) Business Economics course must provide the confirmed result of the qualifying examination and marks obtained therein within one week of the appearing in the joint entrance test.
  • The mark sheet of the qualifying examination and the reserved category certificates of OBC (of Central List & non creamy layer), SC, ST, PC, and CW, as applicable, in the name of the candidate, must be produced on the day of counselling.
  • The candidates securing compartment in the qualifying examination in a particular year shall not be considered for admission in that year.
  • Foreign nationals seeking admission to B.A.(Hons) Business Economics course against the prescribed quota of seats earmarked for them, shall have to apply through the Foreign Students Advisor, c/o Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, Delhi - 110007 and are exempted from the written examination.
  • Those foreign students w ho have acquired their m inim um qualification for admission from any Indian Board, in India have to apply directly as a General category candidate. They are required to appear for the joint entrance test like O O general category candidates and follow the same selection process as applicable to the general category and in addition fill up the foreign student application form of FSR office.

2) I am confused about which subject to choose for my best four. I have studied both commerce and accounts in my class XII. Help!

You can add both these subjects in your best four.

3) If I’ve already taken admission in a particular course, can I change my subject during the study or after completing the first year?

If you’ve already taken admission in a particular course, you can change the course only before the last date of admission, provided seats are available and you meet the requisite cut off.

4) I have got 94% in class 12th. Can I get admission in Delhi University for BBA?

Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, Delhi University is the only college offering B.B.A. Financial Investment Analysis and you can apply for this course from JAT . But there are other subjects in the field of Commerce that you can choose to opt in DU.  

5) Is it compulsory to include English in best of four for DU admission?

YES! It is compulsory to include English in the best four subjects to get admitted to the University of Delhi. 

6) What are the chances of a student getting admission in DU after getting 94% marks in 12th board and my best four is 96%?

There are many chances that you will get through a good DU College with 96% marks. Colleges you can get through with easily, are: Kirorimal College, Sri Venkateswara College, Daulat Ram College, Hindu College, etc. 

7) How does one apply through the ECA or Sports quota?

You can apply for ECA and Sports quota also online.