Hydrabad Business School has invited application for admission to MBA programmes. To fill HBSAT 2018 application form you must abide by the rules of admission and eligibility criteria. HBSAT 2018 exam dates have not be announced yet but will soon be officially made public. Currently application form are available and you can apply for admission to HBS through Hyderabad Business School Admission Test. To fill the application form, you can visit the official website or click on the link provided on this page. Get here all the details of application form, eligibility, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, admission, fee and much more.

HBSAT 2018

You can get access to brochure and HBSAT 2018 application from paying a fee of Rs. 700 through DD drawn in favour of GITAM Hyderabad Business School Receipts payable at Hyderabad. You need to submit the DD at GITAM City office at Khairatabad, Hyderabad. In the table below you can find the complete HBSAT 2018 exam schedule:

HBSAT 2018 Important Dates
Commencement of Application Form Has Begun
Last Date to fill HBSAT 2018 Application Form To be Announced
HBSAT 2018 Exam Date To be Announced
Result will be Available on To be Announced

Apply Now: Click Here to fill HBSAT 2018 Application Form.

HBSAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Before applying you must check the eligibility. Below is the complete criteria that need to be fulfilled in order to apply for the exam:

  • You must have Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks from the recognized University
  • If you are in final year of a degree, you are eligible to apply for HBSAT 2018
  • Applicants can be from any course Engineering/ Commerce/ Economics/ Humanities/ Medicine
  • Applicants who have appeared in MAT/ CMAT/ ATMA/ XAT/ CAT/ GMAT/ NMAT does not need to appear for HBSAT 2018
  • Foreign as well as NRI applicants can also apply for the exam

HBSAT 2018 Application Form

To fill HBSAT 2018 application form, you have to meet the eligibility criteria and then follow the below-mentioned step by step procedure which will help you to apply in hassle-free manner:

1st Step: To apply you need to click on the direct link to visit the website and fill HBSAT 2018 Application Form.

2nd Step: On the page, you will see a tab ‘Apply Now’ under the heading ‘For Admissions’.

3rd Step: You are going to be redirected to a new page, where you have to select the course for which you wish to apply.

4th Step: As soon as you select ‘MBA’, HBSAT 2018 application form appears on the screen. Now you will be asked to provide the details like:

  • MAT/ CMAT/ ATMA/ XAT/ CAT/ GMAT/ NMAT exam details along with the marks scored by you.
  • Now proceed with providing personal details
  • Category you belong to
  • Contact details
  • Address
  • Educational details
  • Work experience

5th Step: After you have provided the above details, upload a scanned copy of your recent passport size photo.

6th Step: Submit the details and proceed with paying HBSAT 2018 application fee. You have the option to pay Rs. 700 as fee for applying using credit card/ debit card/ net banking/ cash cards/ mobile payments/ wallet/ UPI.

HBSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

The candidates appearing for the paper will be required to attempt the questions from 5 sections. Each section comprises of 20 question each which accounts for a total of 100 marks. You must attempt the question in the time duration of 90 minutes or 1 hour and 30 minutes. For every correct answer, you are going to be awarded 1 mark and there is no provision of negative marking. It means you can attempt as many questions as you want without worrying about negative marking.

Sections Total No. of Questions
Data Sufficiency 20
Mathematical Ability 20
Communication & Business Aptitude 20
English 20
Reasoning 20

HBSAT 2018 Syllabus

After knowing the syllabus you can check here complete HBSAT 2018 syllabus. This is going to help you during your preparation. Moreover, you will also be able to prepare according to the topics that are included in the syllabus. Below you can find complete section wise and topic-wise syllabus for HBSAT 2018 exam:

Data Sufficiency: The section will contain questions related to statistics. The most important topics are:

  • Data Interpretation
  • Data Sufficiency

Mathematical Ability: This is the section where you can score the most if you prepare for the exam with concentration. All you need is speed and accuracy which can be gained with practice. Following are the topics that you must cover in this section:

  • Profit, Loss, and Discount
  • Percentage
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Partnership
  • Time and Work
  • Time, Speed and Distance
  • Averages
  • Age
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Circular Track & Upstream-downstream
  • Compound Interest
  • Relative Speed
  • Simple Interest
  • Algebra

Communication & Business Aptitude: You might think that this section is similar to that of reasoning one. However, topics included are different. The important topics for this section of HBSAT 2018 syllabus are:

  • Strong and Weak Arguments
  • Statements Assumptions
  • Statements & Inferences
  • Logical Sequence of Words
  • Analogies
  • Verbal Classification
  • Syllogism
  • Logical Deduction
  • Course of Action
  • Causes and Effects

English: Here you comprehension skills are put to test. Your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary is going to be used to score well. Following topics could help you during preparation:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Sentence Jumble
  • Grammar
  • Sentence completion
  • Word Usage
  • Synonyms
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Cloze Test
  • Antonym
  • Analogy
  • Homophones
  • Confusable
  • Migratory Words
  • Phrasal Verbs

Reasoning: The most time-consuming section in HBSAT 208 exam is the reasoning section. However, this is scoring one too. You have to prepare for the exam as per the following topics:

  • Critical Reasoning
  • Number Series
  • Letter Series
  • Series Missing Numbers
  • Odd one out
  • Blood Relation
  • Clock
  • Matrix Cubes
  • Coding Decoding
  • Direction and Distance test
  • Ranking Tests
  • Sitting Arrangements
  • Linear Arrangements
  • Matrix Arrangements
  • Mathematical Puzzles
  • Venn Diagram

HBSAT 2018 Selection Process

Applicants will be considered based on the many things and criteria as decided by Hyderabad Business School. On the basis of marks obtained in MAT/ CMAT/ ATMA/ XAT/ CAT/ GMAT/ NMAT or HBSAT 2018, your name will be added to the list of shortlisted applicants. Education background and work experience are also going to play an important role in your selection process. You will be invited for GD/PI only if you are able to make it to the list of shortlisted applicants.

List of Test Centres for GD/PI After HBSAT 2018 Exam

To appear for GD/PI rounds you will select one of the following test centres. The allotment is subject to availability. Have a look at the list and decide the test centre where you want to appear for GD/PI rounds after qualifying HBSAT 2018 exam.

  • Bhubaneswar
  • Bellary
  • Bengaluru
  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Gulbarga
  • Kozhikode
  • Patna
  • Guwahati
  • Jamshedpur
  • Raipur
  • Kolkata
  • Kathmandu
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • New Jalpaiguri
  • Pune
  • Trivandrum
  • Tirupati
  • Vijayawada
  • Rajahmundry
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Warangal

HBSAT 2018 Admission Process

After GD/ PI rounds candidates will be selected for the admission on the basis of performance in both the rounds. A list of finally selected candidates will be displayed on the official website of GITAM HBS. After the list is released you can check your admission offer. Offer letters for the admission will be dispatched to the address provided by you in the application form. To confirm the admission and book the seat, you have to make the first installment of the fee within 15 days from the day seat is offered to you.

In case you fail to deposit the fee within the said time, your admission shall stand cancelled and the seat will be offered to the next candidate in the waiting list of HBSAT 2018 admission.

HBSAT 2018 Fee Structure

Once you are selected you need to pay the fee. The first installment has to be made at the time of providing the allotment letter after you have cleared entire HBSAT 2018 process:

Details 1st Year Fee 2nd Year Fee
Admission Fee Rs. 40000
On the Day of Registration before the commencement of classes (June /July 2018) Rs. 1,60,000
October 2018 Rs. 1,60,000
July 2019 Rs. 1,80,000
October 2019 Rs. 1,80,000
Total Rs. 3,60,000 Rs. 3,60,000

The official website of HBSAT 2018 is: www.ghbs.in
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