Symbiosis International University conducted SET BBA 2018 exam for admission to under graduate programs in management, mass communication, BCA, economics, liberal arts on May 5, 2018
The test had 4 sections, General English (40 Questions), Quantitative (40 Questions), General Awareness (40 Questions), Analytical & Logical Reasoning (30 Questions). The exam duration was 150 minutes (2.5 hrs) with total 150 questions to be attempted. Each question had 4 options and carried one mark each. There was no negative marking for incorrect answers. The exam was conducted in online mode for the first timeHere is a section wise analysis-
This section had two easy RC passages with 4-5 Q each. There were around 8-9 difficult vocab questions (SET characteristic over past few years). There were 3-4 questions each on antonyms-synonyms, one word substitution & phrase meaning (Easy), analogies ¶ jumbles (Easy). Verbal Reasoning questions were based on deductive reasoning, cause & effect statements, implicit-explicit assumptions (1-2 questions each).
Except vocabulary questions, the section was easy and doable
This section had easy 6-7 Data interpretation questions. Other topics were numbers (2Q), averages & percentages (3Q), simple & compound interest & partnership (2Q), Time-Speed-Distance, work &effort (6Q), mensuration (2Q).There were a few questions on equations. There were no questions from modern math. Overall, it was a like a typical SET BBA quant section
Quite a few questions were asked from static GK topics like economic terms, national insignia, establishments, books-authors & general sciences. Around 40% questions were from current affairs topics like awards, sports & personalities. Thus, it was once again a representative GK section & similar to past exams. Overall difficulty level was moderate.
Key topics tested in this section were coding-decoding (3-4 Q), matrix arrangements (8-9 Q), family tree, directions, logical puzzles, odd-man-out (2-3 Q), groups and conditionality. There was no syllogisms based question. This section was easy
Overall difficulty level of the paper was easy-medium & good scores across sections to qualify for PI-WAT stage should be as follows
|Sr. No.||Section||No. Questions||Total Marks||Good Score|
|4||Analytical & Logical Reasoning||30||30||25-26|
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