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JSAT 2021 Registration, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus and Question Papers

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Megha Rohilla

University Data Specialist | Updated On - May 7, 2021

JSAT 2021 (Jindal Scholastic Aptitude Test) is an International level entrance exam conducted by O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) for granting admission to students into its UG programs – BBA(H), B.Com(H), Integrated BBA+MBA, BA (H) Economics, Political Science, Global Affairs, Social Science & Policy, Liberal Arts & Humanities, Journalism & Media Studies, and Built Environment Studies. JSAT 2021 will be held on multiple days from January 17 to June 17, 2021. As per JSAT 2021 Eligibility, candidates appearing or having passed class 12 with 60% marks can apply for JSAT 2021.

JSAT 2021 Application Form will be available from December 1, 2020, to June 1, 2021 at the official website – admissions.jgu.edu.in.Candidates can take JSAT 2021 multiple times during its conduct period and the best of all scores would be considered for the purpose of admission. For each attempt of JSAT 2021 registration would have to be made afresh.

Candidates would be allowed the chance to select the date and slot for the JSAT 2021 exam. JSAT 2021 Admit Card would be made available one week before JSAT 2021 exam date on the official website from January 17 – June 17, 2021. 

As per JSAT 2021 Exam Pattern, it will be a two-hour long online test having 120 MCQs of 1 mark each. The exam will test candidates’ abilities in Verbal Ability (English), Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude.

After the JSAT 2021 written exam, a merit list of all the qualifying candidates would be prepared based on their performance in the exam. JSAT 2021 Counselling cum admission process will be conducted based on the merit list prepared.

Direct link to Register for JSAT 2021

JSAT Application Form

JSAT 2021 Highlights

Candidates who are planning to take the JSAT 2021 exam must note the important highlights point related to the exam. For the reference of the candidates, we have tabled the JSAT 2021 highlights table below. One can refer to the below-mentioned exam highlight table in order to get a quick glance of JSAT 2021.

JSAT Highlights
Conducting body JGU
Mode of Exam Online
Official Website jgbs.edu.in
Duration of Exam 120 Minutes ( 2 Hours )
Eligibility 10+2 or equivalent level exam passed from recognized board/institute
Courses offered B.Com (H), BBA (H), Integrated BBA+MBA, BA (Hons.)
Number of seats Limited and varies for each course)

JSAT 2021 Exam Dates

Candidates appearing for JSAT 2021 exam must note down the exam schedule related to it. This crucial bit of information related JSAT 2021 exam would help you to pace your preparations for the exam. For, the reference of the candidates we have tabled the exam schedule below.

Events Dates 
JSAT 2021 Application Start Date December 1, 2020 – June 1, 2021
Availability of JSAT 2021 Admit Cards A week prior to the exam date 
JSAT 2021 Exam Dates Multiple dates (January 17 – June 17, 2021)
Release of JSAT 2021 Result  July 25, 2021
JSAT Counselling begins on 1-2 weeks after the results of the respective leg are declared

JSAT 2021 Eligibility

Candidates looking to take the JSAT 2021 must note the eligibility criteria for JSAT 2021 as stipulated by JGU. Candidates applying for the respective courses (offered through JSAT 2021) would have to check whether they fulfill the desired eligibility criteria or not. In case of non-fulfillment of the eligibility criteria, the candidature of the candidate would be canceled at any subsequent stage of the exam.

The details regarding eligibility criteria’s are mentioned below for your reference

  • Candidate must be a citizen of India/ NRI/ PIO cardholder
  • Candidate must have passed senior secondary or equivalent exam from a recognized board with at least 60% (relaxable for reserved category candidates) in aggregate.
  • Candidate must not have any backlog at senior secondary or equivalent level at the time of taking admission in the course.
  • Candidate must have attained a minimum of 17 years of age at the time of admission.

JSAT 2021 Registration cum Application Form

Registration cum application process for JSAT 2021 would be made available in online mode only on the official website of JGU. Candidates would have to visit the official website in order to make application for the JSAT 2021 exam. The step by step registration cum application process is mentioned below for your reference.

Registration Process

  • Go to the official website of JSAT 2021: jgbs.edu.in
  • Click on JSAT 2021 Registration/application tab.
  • A new web page would be opened. Fill in the registration details asked for like the name, E-mail ID, mobile number etc.
  • Click on submit. A new registration ID and password would be sent to the registered E-mail address.

Application Process

  • Login to the portal using the credentials received through E-mail.
  • Fill in the details as asked for in the JSAT 2021 detailed application form.
  • Select the preference, of course, exam center, slot etc.
  • Upload your signature and Photograph (as per dimensions provided in the notification) in .jpeg format.
  • Pay the exam fee.
  • Preview the filled application form.
  • Correct mistakes in the application form (if any).
  • Click on submit.

JSAT 2021 Admit card

Admit card for JSAT 2021 will be made available in online mode only. Candidates would be able to download the JSAT 2021 one week before the date of exam form the official website.

Candidates should follow the following steps to download the JSAT 2021 admit card

  • Go to the official website of JGU: http://www.jgbs.edu.in  
  • Click on “JSAT 2021 Admit cards”.
  • A candidate log in window will appear.
  • Fill in your credentials like date of birth, registration number, and captcha code to log in.
  • Admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Download this admit card and take a printout of the same.

JSAT Exam centers

Candidates appearing for JSAT 2021 would be allowed to make a preference for the choice of examination center during the time of registration/application. The availability of the choice would rest with conducting authority and would be decided on first come first serve basis.

The JSAT 2021 exam would be conducted at over 240 verified centers across India and abroad. The list of nearest centers would be available to the candidate at the time of making application for JSAT 2021.

JSAT Exam Pattern

  • The JSAT 2021 exam would be conducted in online mode only.
  • A total of 120 MCQ type questions are asked in the exam.
  • Candidates are tested for their knowledge in handling questions from verbal ability (English) & logical reasoning along with the test for Quantitative Aptitude
  • 40 questions would be asked from each section.
  • Each question would carry equal marks
  • There would be no negative marking for the wrong answer in JSAT 2021.
  • The paper would be held in the English language.

Exam Pattern Highlights

For a quick glance of examination pattern, a highlight table for JSAT 2021 exam pattern is provided below for the reference of the candidates.

Exam Pattern Highlights
Mode of Examination Online
Number of Questions 120
Maximum Marks 120
Duration of Exam 2 hours (120 Minutes)
Section in Paper 3 (verbal Ability, logical reasoning, and Quantitative Aptitude)

JSAT 2021 Syllabus

The JSAT 2021 exam syllabus would be of basic nature and would test English, reasoning, and Quantitative abilities as expected of a class 12th or equivalent pass out student. The detailed subject-wise syllabus for the exam is mentioned below.

Quantitative Aptitude

The quantitative aptitude section in the JSAT 2021 exam would comprise of basic questions (of the level of class 10th) from the topics like:

  • Number System
  • Time & Work
  • Speed
  • Time & Distance
  • Surds
  • Probability
  • Approximations
  • Trigonometry
  • Permutation & Combinations
  • Profit & loss
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages

Logical Reasoning

Logical Reasoning section would see questions from areas like:

  • Venn diagram
  • Inequalities
  • Water images
  • Mirror images
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Series
  • Puzzles
  • Seating arrangements

Verbal Ability (English)

The Verbal ability section of the JSAT 2021 exam would comprise questions from the areas like:

  • Grammar
  • Para jumbles
  • Error spotting
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Idioms

Books for JSAT 2021 exam

The following subject-wise booklist would be helpful for the candidates who are preparing for JSAT 2021.

Quantitative Aptitude

Book Author
NCERT Mathematics class 10th to 12th NCERT
Quantitative aptitude RS Aggarwal
Previous Papers of JSAT 2021 Various
JSAT 2021 Sample papers JSAT official website

Logical Reasoning

Book Author
Logical Reasoning RS Aggarwal
Previous Papers of JSAT 2021 Various
JSAT 2021 Sample papers JSAT official website

Verbal Ability

Book Author
High school English Wren and Martin
General English RS Aggarwal
Previous Papers of JSAT 2021 Various
JSAT 2021 Sample papers JSAT official website

JSAT 2021 Results

The results of the JSAT 2021 exam would be announced at the end of each leg of the JSAT 2021 exam. Candidates would be able to check their results by visiting the official website as soon as results are published by them.

Candidates are required to follow the following steps in order to check their results.

  • Go to the official website of  JSAT 2021: http://www.jgbs.edu.in  
  • Click on the link “JSAT 2021 Results”.
  • After clicking on this tab you would be directed to a login window.
  • Log in using your registered e-mail id (entered at the time of making application) and password.
  • Click on submit.
  • The JSAT 2021 Scorecard would appear on the screen.
  • Download it and take a printout of the same for future reference.

JSAT 2021 Cutoff

Cut-off of JSAT 2021 exam would depend on various factors like

  • the number of applicants for the exam
  • seats available
  • The difficulty level of the question paper
  • Marking scheme for that year and other related factors

The cut-off in JSAT 2021 varies from course to course for which candidates have made the application. The details about the official cut-offs for JSAT 2021 are not released by JGU.

JSAT 2021 Counselling

As soon as the JSAT 2021 results for the respective leg of the exam are declared and the merit list for that is published JGU would begin the Counselling cum admission process for various courses. Those candidates who will clear the exam would be issued a Counselling letter.

The Counselling would be conducted by the exam conducting authority and the details for it would be published on the official website. The Counselling would be done on the basis of merit list prepared after the announcement of results. The final decision in regards to any issue related to the Counselling process would rest with the conducting authority and will be deemed final.

Counselling would be conducted for each leg of the JSAT 2021 separately. That is those taking admission in the respective leg would have to take the admission in that leg’s Counselling and there would be no mechanism for combined Counselling for all the legs together.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.

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