St. Xavier’s College BMS/BMM Entrance Test 2019 – St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai an Autonomous College under the University of Mumbai, invites applications for entrance exams and admission to the 3 Year Degree Courses the Bachelor in Mass Media (B.M.M.) and the Bachelor in Management Studies (B.M.S.) for the Academic Year 2019-20.
Candidates can check the complete information of St. Xavier’s College for various courses application process, eligibility criteria and other information on this page below.
St. Xavier’s College
St. Xavier’s College is one of the top education institute in Mumbai, India. It was awarded the highest rating, A+, in the re-accreditation by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council in 2006. The institute offers Bachelors, Masters and Diploma courses in Arts, Commerce, Science, Management, Mass Media and Information Technology. It has been ranked among the top institutes for quality education by India today.
See: Latest Entrance Exams Notification
Candidates must make sure that they satisfy all the eligibility conditions given below for appearing for the BMS/BMM 2019 Entrance Exams. Candidates belonging to the General Category (GC) whose date of birth falls on or after 01st June 1996 are eligible to appear for the Entrance Exams BMS/BMM 2019.
Candidates belonging to the Catholic religious community and SC/ST candidates who are born on or after 01st June 1996 are eligible to appear for the Entrance Exams BMS/BMM 2019.
The date of birth as recorded in the School Leaving Certificate, First Board/Pre-University Certificate/Birth Certificate issued by a Competent Authority will be accepted.
Year of passing Qualifying Examination (QE): A candidate must have passed a QE or will be appearing for the same in 2019; those who will be appearing in the QE later than 30th June 2019 are not eligible to apply for BMS/BMM 2019.
Qualifying Examinations (QEs):
The final exam of the 10+2 system conducted by any recognised Central/State Board, including the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Mumbai, Pune, etc., Central Board of Secondary Education, (C.B.S.E.) New Delhi, Council for the Indian School Certification Exam (I.S.C.) New Delhi
Intermediate or 2-year pre-university exam conducted by a recognised Board/University
High School Certificate Exam of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva
Senior Secondary School Exam conducted by the NIOS with a minimum of five subjects
Minimum Percentage of Marks in QE:
Candidates belonging to the General, must secure at least 65% marks in aggregate in their QE
Candidates from the Minority Community must secure at least 60% in the QE
SC/ST candidates must secure at least 55% marks in their QE
See: Mass Communication Admission Notice
Basis of Admission
Admission to the BMM/BMS degree courses will be via an Admission system which consists of an entrance exam (60%), and the marks obtained in the Std. XII Exam (qualifying exam – QE) (40%)
Total Seats – 60 Seats
Management Quota – 09 Seats
Minority – 25 Seats
General – 13 Seats
Total Reserved Category – 13 (SC/ST/DT(A)/NT(B)/NT(C)/NT(D)/OBC)
Type of Exam
There will be one question paper for each course, of two hours duration. The Question paper will consist of two Sections made up of objective and subjective type questions
For the BMM it will consist of questions on General Knowledge Current Affairs, Data Interpretation, Economics, English Language Skills and Critical Analysis & Creative Thinking
For the BMS it will consist of General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Data Interpretation and Basic Mathematics, Language skills, Reasoning, Critical Analysis & Creative Thinking
Language of Question Paper: The question paper will be in the English Language and candidates are required to answer in English
Exam Centre: The BMS/BMM 2019 Entrance Exams will be conducted only at St. Xavier’s College – Autonomous, 5, Mahapalika Marg, Mumbai 400001
Candidates can apply on-line by logging on to the Homepage of St. Xavier’s College Website www.xaviers.edu.
The site has been designed in a user friendly way to help candidates apply online in a step by step fashion. The On-line application portal will be open from 10.00 hrs (IST) on 01st May 2019 to 30th May 2019
The Fee for the on-line application for ST/SC candidates only are Rs.500/- and Rs.1000/- for all other candidates. Candidates are required to make an online payment through Credit/Debit Cards of Nationalised or other Banks.
Follow the instructions given on the website carefully for filling the online application form https://xaviers.edu
Online Application Portal will be Open on 01st May to 30th May 2019
Last Date for Receipt of the Completed Application Form: 30th May 2019
Availability of Admit Card: 10th June to 14th June 2019
Date of Entrance Exam for BMM: 15th June 2019 [Saturday, 14.00 Hrs to 16.00 Hrs (IST)]
Date of Entrance Exam for BMS: 16th June 2019 [Sunday, 14.00 Hrs to 16.00 Hrs (IST)]
Declaration of Result: 03rd week of June 2019