Best Books for DU JAT Preparation – Direct Link to Purchase Provided

# Jun 16, 2021 by Ojasvi Gupta

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Having the right set of books and preparation material is one of the most important requirements for cracking any entrance exam like DU JAT which has such high competition.

Books play an important role if you want to qualify for DU JAT with a good score. And since you would be preparing for the exam without any coaching classes, choosing the right set of books becomes vital. Speak to seniors and candidates, who have cracked DU JAT previously, about the best books for DU JAT. Go for books that are a good blend of theory, solved examples, and questions.

Here are some of the important books that you can refer to for DU JAT preparation at your Home and School.

Best Books for DU JAT 2021 Preparation:

Name of book

Link to Purchase

Edge Advantage Series – BBA 10 Practice Sets

3 Edge Advantage Series - BBA 10 Practice Sets

University of Delhi BMS/BBA (FIA)/B.A. Business Economics Joint Admission Test Guide: BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies) by Sima Kumari

Delhi University: Joint Admission Test (JAT) - BMS/BBA (FIA) & B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics Exam Guide

Quantitative Aptitude by R.S. Agarwal

Quantitative Aptitude by R.S. Aggrawal for competitive examinations; Get a short note diary FREE

Self-Study Guide BBA/BBS/BBM Entrance Examination (Arihant Experts)

Guide for BBA/BBS/BBM 2021

High School Grammar and Composition by Wren and Martin

High School English Grammar and Composition Book (Regular Edition)

Quantitative Aptitude by Arun Sharma

How to Prepare for QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE for CAT | 9th Edition

Verbal and Non-Verbal Aptitude by R.S. Agarwal

A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning (2 Colour Edition)


*Please Note: The above-recommended books have been collected as per the recommendations from various DU JAT Past year Toppers and Experts. If there are any more books that we might have missed or for any suggestions and queries please write to us on [email protected]

DU JAT Eligibility Criteria 2021: The DU JAT Eligibility Criteria 2021 is necessary for students to read before doing registration for the examination.

The Eligibility Criteria is important for any examination because even if a candidate does not fulfill a single criterion of the eligibility criteria declared for the examination then the candidate is not allowed to appear for the examination or even after appearing for the examination and clearing the same the admission through the examination stands canceled or void.

The DU JAT Eligibility Criteria 2021 in detail are as follows: 

Age Limit

There is no age limit


The candidate must be an Indian


Candidate must be appearing or should have passed class 12th or equivalent from any recognized board


DU JAT Eligibility Criteria for the UG courses in detail are as follows:


Eligibility Criteria

Basis of Selection

B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics


Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS)


Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis) (BBA(FIA))

  • Candidate must have secured at least 60% marks in class 12th or equivalent from any recognized board in four subjects: English, Mathematics and any two other subjects included in List B
  • Selection will be based on the rank computed from the combined weighted average of percentage scored in the entrance test (DU JAT) and the percentage scored in the qualifying examination where the weights are:


  • Entrance Test: 65%,
  • Qualifying Examination:35%


DU JAT Exam Pattern:

Students must remember that the preparation strategy is different than the IPM AT and JIPMAT as DU JAT requires speed and problem solving skills. The DU JAT Exam Pattern is important to read for every student who wishes to appear for it.

The DU JAT Exam Pattern in brief:



Mode of Examination

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Exam Duration

2 hours

Type of Question


Total No. of Questions

100 questions

Total Marks

400 marks

Marking Scheme

+4 for every correct answer

-1 for each wrong answer

Language of Paper

English only (Language courses may have exception)


DU JAT Exam Pattern in detail:


Total No. of Question


B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics


Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS)


Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis) (BBA(FIA))



  • Quantitative Ability
  • Reasoning and Analytical Ability
  • General English
  • Business General Awareness


As per DU JAT Exam Pattern, the selection exam is conducted in online mode. The DU JAT Exam is conducted tentatively in the month of June or July. But due to the Covid-19 Pandemic this could be delayed further.

There are a total of 100 questions asked in the exam and from each section 25 questions will be asked. The time duration of the exam is 2 hours.

DU JAT 2021 Exam Sections

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Time Duration

Quantitative Ability



2 Hours

Reasoning and Analytical Ability



General English



Business and General Awareness



Total Questions



2 Hours


DU JAT Marking Scheme

The DU JAT Question paper is conducted for a total of 400 marks. There are a total of 100 questions in the exam and from each section 25 questions will be asked. Each question carries equal marks in all the sections.



Correct Answer

+4 Marks

Wrong Answer

-1 Mark

Un-attempted Question

No Mark

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Ojasvi Gupta
Ojasvi Gupta

Ojasvi Gupta has worked for the Indian Express and Enactus DSC as a writer. Currently pursuing BCom Hons from Delhi University, she loves to spend her free time listening to music, reading, or playing with her dog. With her strong inclination towards writing, she serves as an author for Educere India.