Online Business Aptitude Test - Hire Smarter Business Analysts For Your Organization

Business analysts perform market research to identify business needs and procure data to perform related analysis and recommend solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. The analysts require a strong hold in Analytical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Critical Thinking in order to measure and monitor business growth and risks. In addition, they should also have strong communication skills so that business messages are conveyed precisely and clearly.

Mettl Business Analyst Test helps in evaluating a candidate's ability to analyse given information and evaluating alternatives to recommend the best solution to business problems. The test evaluates candidates on cognitive competencies as well as how skilled they are in using MS Excel. 

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Use this test for:

This Business Assessment finds its effective use-case in screening and recruitment of candidates with 2-4 years of work experience. Candidates having an educational background in BBA, MBA, Economics, professional certifications in Data Science are suitable for selection through the assessment.

The key profiles the test can be used for are:

  • Business Analyst - Analytics

  • Business Analyst - Data and Technology

  • Business Intelligence Analyst


What does Mettl Business Analyst Test measure?

The assessment consists of various topics to evaluate Analytical Reasoning such as basics of syllogisms, direction, ranking arrangement etc. Data Analysis section assesses candidates on charts and graphs. This Business Aptitude Assessment  also covers topics to assess your verbal ability through grammar and vocabulary section. Critical Thinking section covers topics such as evaluation of arguments, drawing conclusions etc., and this test also evaluates a candidate’s ability to apply various Excel functions to find trends.

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60 Mins

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Section Details:

Analytical Reasoning and Problem Solving  

Assesses the candidate's ability to analyse information, break it down into simpler form and structure it to reach probable solutions.

Data Interpretation

Assesses the candidate’s ability to structure observations that are obtained by different data sources.

Verbal Ability

Assesses the candidate’s ability to effectively communicate the value proposition of the organization.

Critical Thinking Assesses the candidate’s ability to analyse different alternatives and select the best.

MS Excel

Assesses the candidate's ability to identify issues based on a data-backed approach and highlight them for decision making.

Answer to common queries:

What knowledge is required by a Business Analyst?

The Business Analysts’ work primarily revolves around understanding and analysing business needs to drive growth. To achieve this, they use various tools to research the collected data, perform statistical analysis and represent the conclusions to aid decision making.


What is Business Aptitude?

Business Aptitude essentially is the ability to collect, analyse and scrutinize a large piece of data and take important business decisions based on the commercials involved. It is the ability to structure observations and analyse trends from different sources of data.

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Relevant for Industries

  • IT
  • ITeS
  • Banking & finance

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