St. Xavier's Mumbai

St. Xavier's BMS Entrance Test 2021: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results & More


About St. Xavier’s


St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai is an autonomous college established in 1869. The college is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. The college offers a variety of UG, PG, certificate, and diploma courses in the field of Arts, Science, Business, and Commerce.


For the Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS) & Bachelor in Mass Media (BMM) courses, unlike other courses, the students come from all 3 faculties (Arts, Science & Commerce) where the marking systems are very different. Hence, an Entrance Test for these courses will be conducted for admission purposes. Admission for B.M.S.& B.M.M. is based on:


  • 60 % weightage to Entrance Test & 40 % weightage to Class XII aggregate marks.
  • A candidate can apply in only one category.


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St. Xavier’s BMS Entrance Test Eligibility Criteria


Candidates applying for the entrance examination must fulfill these criteria.


  • The candidate should have passed Class 12 or equivalent in any stream from any recognized board in India or abroad.
  • The minimum aggregate score required is 65% for general candidates, 55% for SC or ST candidates, and 60% for the Christian minority.


St. Xavier’s BMS Entrance Test Pattern


Name of the Exam

St. Xavier’s BMS Entrance Test

Conducting Body

St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai

Mode of the examination


Duration of the examination

2 hours

Language of the examination


Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Number of Sections


  • Data Interpretation
  • General knowledge and current affairs
  • English language and comprehension skills
  • Mathematics
  • Logical and visual reasoning


Total Number of Questions


Total Marks



St. Xavier’s BMS Entrance Test Marking Scheme


  • The candidates will be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer.
  • There will be no negative marking.


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St. Xavier’s BMS Entrance Test Syllabus


Some commonly asked topics in different sections are –




  • Mixtures and allegations
  • Time and work
  • Algebra
  • Mensuration
  • Number System
  • Logarithm
  • Trigonometry
  • Limits and derivatives
  • Permutation and Combination
  • AP and GP


Logical and Virtual Reasoning


  • Analogy
  • Coding – decoding
  • Puzzle
  • Alphabet and number series
  • Statement and inferences
  • Direction and distance
  • Word arrangement
  • Statement and conclusion


English Language and Comprehension Skills


  • Error finding
  • Correct form of the sentence
  • Reading comprehension
  • Idioms and phrases