BMS- St. Xavier’s College

About St. Xavier’s College BMS

St. Xaviers College, Mumbai offers a three year Bachelor of Management Studies or BBS program. The BMS course offers by St. Xaviers College includes various subjects in the fields of Finance, Marketing, Human Resources, and Production. The program is divided into six semesters and the course work includes compulsory as well as elective subjects.

Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for St. Xavier’s BMS entrance exam the candidate must meet the following eligibility criteria.

  • Candidate should have graduated from the 12th examination from Maharashtra State Board. If a candidate has graduated from any other board he/she must issue the provisional eligibility certificate from the University of Mumbai.
  • Candidate must be below 23 years
  • Relevant certificates must be produced by the candidate belonging to reserved categories.
  • To be eligible for St. Xavier’s BMS entrance exam, the candidate must have secured 65% (General); 60% (Christian minority); 55% (SC/ST), in Class XII.

Selection Procedure

St.  Xavier’s conducts a university level written test  to select the students for the BMS program. The test comprises of 100 questions in the areas of General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Data Interpretation, Mathematics, English Language & Comprehension Skills, Logical & Visual Reasoning, and Critical Analysis.

Entrance exam Exam Pattern 

  • Xavier’s BMS entrance exam will be conducted in offline mode (OMR sheet)
  • The exam will be in MCQ format and will carry a total of 100 marks
  • There will be no negative marking
  • A simple calculator and black ballpoint pen will be allowed in the exam center

St. Xavier’s BMS will be divided into 5 sections 

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

Entrance Exam Syllabus 

As St. Xavier’s College does not provide any specific syllabus for BMS entrance exam, students are advised to be thorough with class 10th syllabus among other boards.

Section-wise weightage

Section Weightage
Data Interpretation 20%
General knowledge and current affairs 20%
English language and comprehension skills 20%
Mathematics 20%
Logical and visual reasoning 20%

St Xavier’s BMS Student Intake 

No. of seats available – 60

St. Xavier’s BMS reservation policy 

Category Number of seats
Un-Reserved 13
Minority 25
Management quota 9
Reserved category 13
Total 60


St. Xaviers College BMS Syllabus

Year Semester A Semester B
First Year
  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Financial Accounts
  • Business Law
  • Business Mathematics
  • Business Communication
  • Computer Applications in Business
  • Special Course: Environmental Studies
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Industrial Law
  • Marketing Management
  • Managerial Economics
  • Business Statistics
  • Introduction to Cost Accounting
  • Special Course: Voice to Values
Second Year
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Production and Materials Management
  • Consumer Behavior & IMC
  • Managerial Economics
  • Direct and Indirect Taxes
  • Special Course: Human Rights
  • Research Methods in Business
  • Financial Management
  • Productivity & Quality Management
  • Cooperatives & Rural Markets
  • Business Environment
  • Banking, Insurance and Capital Markets
  • Cross Faculty Courses
Third Year
  • Entrepreneurship & Management of Small & Medium Enterprises
  • Service Sector Management
  • Elements of Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Indian Management Thoughts and Practices
  • International Finance
  • Management Research Project
  • Financial Resource Raising OR International Business
  • Strategic Management
  • Risk Management
  • Operations Research
  • Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
  • E-Commerce
  • Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management OR Retail & Sales Management


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