Symbiosis BBA Entrance Test , the SET BBA exam, is conducted every year for admission to the undergraduate courses in BBA and other specializations. Preparing for the Symbiosis entrance exam can be hard. There are so many study materials candidates can make use of for each section of the exam.

Symbiosis BBA Entrance Test Pattern

  • Symbiosis BBA Entrance Test (SET BBA) exam consists of mainly 4 sections; English. Quantitative, Logical, and Analytical Ability, General Awareness.
  • The questions in these sections are MCQ type.
  • The Writing Ability Test (WAT) section is also included in the Symbiosis entrance test.
  • The duration of the exam is 105 minutes.
  • Candidates will be allotted 75 minutes to complete the MCQ section and 30 minutes for the WAT section.
SectionNo. of Questions
General Awareness40
Analytical & Logical Reasoning30
Writing Ability Test (WAT)2

Candidates are advised to prepare according to the syllabus of each of the sections for the Symbiosis BBA Entrance Test.

Section- Wise Symbiosis BBA Entrance Test Preparation Books 

1. English Section 

  • This section analyzes candidates’ English language proficiency.
  • It is highly important to focus on improving your grammar and vocabulary caliber while preparing.
  • Reading Comprehension is also an integral part of this section. 
  • Important topics include: Synonyms and antonyms, Grammar, Analogy, Fill in the blanks, Vocabulary, Articles Error Spotting Prepositions
 Best Preparation Books for English Section
Name of the BookAuthor
Objective General EnglishSP Bakshi/Arihant Publications
High School English Grammar and Composition KeyWren and Martin
How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CATArun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay
Symbiosis BBA Entrance test preparation verbal ability

2. Quantitative Ability

  • This section gauges candidates’ mathematical ability.
  • In-Depth knowledge of formulas and concepts of the topics in the syllabus is necessary to ace this section.
  • This section can be time-consuming if you haven’t had enough practice. 
  • Important topics include: Percentage, Profit and Loss, Discount, Time, Speed and Distance, Algebra, Time and Work, Number System, Permutation and Combination, Probability
Best Preparation Books for Quantitative Ability Section
Name of the BookAuthor
9th-12th grade Maths TextbookNCERT
Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation for CATNishit Sinha
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationR.S Aggarwal
Symbiosis BBA preparation maths

3. Analytical & Logical Reasoning

  •  The logical reasoning section can be a little tricky. 
  • Candidates should understand the type of questions asked by practicing Symbiosis SET sample papers and previous years’ question papers.
  • Go through all the techniques used in all of the topics in the syllabus.
  • The main topics include Arrangement, Blood Relation, Cubes, Coding-Decoding, Number System, Venn Diagram, Ratio and Proportion, Verbal Reasoning.

Best Preparation Books for Analytical & Logical Reasoning Section

Name of the BookAuthor
How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CATArun Sharma
A Modern Approach to Logical ReasoningR.S Aggarwal
Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning Arun Sharma

4. General Awareness 

  • In this section, candidates’ current affairs knowledge is tested.
  • Candidates are advised to read newspapers daily and keep up with the happenings around the world.
  • The questions can be anything related to current affairs and static GK.
Best Preparation Books for General Awareness Section
Name of the BookAuthor
General StudiesMcGraw Hill
NewspaperHindu, Indian Express
SET preparation ga

These are the top preparation books that will definitely help you in the Symbiosis BBA Entrance Test exam. Devote time for each section, covering the Symbiosis entrance test syllabus. Make sure you improve your time management doing mock tests. We wish