Updated as on Aug 05, 2020. BITSAT 2020 to be held during September 16 to 18 and 21 to 23. Earlier, BITSAT exam 2020 was scheduled to be held between August 6 to 10 and on July 1, the authorities had announced the test city allotment but all the events of BITSAT were announced to be postponed due to COVID-19.  Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test (BITSAT) is an all India entrance exam conducted by BITS Pilani for the  admission to its 3 campuses, Pilani, KK Birla Goa, & BITS Hyderabad.

BITS Pilani is considered one of the best engineering college in the country, ranked above new IITs and NITs. More than 2 Lakhs students sits every years in BITSAT Exam, a computer based test (CBT), for the 2600 seats.

 

BITSAT 2020 to be held during Sep 16 to 18 and 21 to 23, 2020.

 

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BE Courses Offered at BITS:

  • BITS, Pilani: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing.
  • K. K. Birla, Goa: Chemical, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical.
  • BITS, Hyderabad: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing.
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Eligibility Criteria:

 

vit admissionsFor a candidate to be eligible to take BITSAT 2020, he must fulfil the following eligibility criteria.

  • Candidate should have passed class 12th examination with a proficiency is English.
  • Candidate should have scored a minimum of 75% marks in physics, chemistry and mathematics in class 12th examination, with at least 60% in physics, chemistry and mathematics each.
  • Candidate should either have passed class 12th examination in the year 2017 or is appearing for the same in 2018.
  • Candidates already studying in any of the BITS campuses are not eligible to take BITSAT.
  • The first rank holders of all central and state board exams for the year 2018 will be offered direct admission to BITS to any degree program of their choice.

Exam Pattern

  • Mode of Exam: BITSAT is essentially a computer based test (CBT). So, you can only take it in the online mode.
  • Questions: The paper contains 150 questions, 40 each for physics and chemistry, 45 for mathematics, 15 for English and 10 for logical reasoning. The questions are objective type. Each question has equal weightage of marks.

Apart from the 150 standard questions, candidates have the option to attempt 12 bonus questions.

 

The details for this section are mentioned below.

  • Exam Duration: Candidates are given 3 hours to complete the paper.
  • Exam Slot: The exam will be conducted in 2 slots – 9 AM to 12 Noon and 2 PM to 5 PM.
  • Language for Question Paper: You have the option to take the paper in English only.
  • Marking Scheme: Candidates will be awarded +3 and -1 for a correct and an incorrect response respectively.
Section
Subjects
Questions
Marks
I
Chemistry
40
120
II
Physics
40
120
III
Mathematics
45
135
IV
(a) English Proficiency
15
45
 
(b) Logical Reasoning
10
30
 
Total
150
450

12 Extra Questions
  • The 12 extra questions comprise of 4 questions each from Physics, Chemistry, and Math.
  • Marking scheme is the same, +3 for correct answer and -1 for incorrect answer.
  • You are not given any extra time to attempt these questions.
  • You must answer all the 150 questions (without skipping any of them) in the main section to be eligible to attempt the 12 extra questions.
  • Once you have entered this section, you cannot go back to or change your answers in the 150 questions’ section.
  • Consider attempting the extra questions only if you have at least 20 minutes left.
  • It is a general belief that the extra questions are of JEE Advanced level. But candidates who have attempted it claimed that they are only slightly tougher than the first section.

The important dates for BITSAT are announced.

Events
Exam Dates (Tentative)
Online application for BITSAT starts
Last Week of Dec 2019.
Online application for BITSAT ends
N.A
Revision/editing (online) in the application form
N.A
Candidates to reserve Test date and slot
N.A
Availability of Admit Card starts
N.A
Online BITSAT date starts
Sep 16 to 18 & 21 to 23

Application Procedure

  • Check and ensure your eligibility as per the aforementioned eligibility criteria.
  • Apply online by registering at BITS official website.
  • Keep a scanned image of your photograph and signature (jpg format) ready.
  • Complete the online application form with correct information.
  • You can give up to 3 exam location preferences, one of which will be allotted to you. You also have the option to select Dubai as your examination center.
  • Before printing your filled-up form, you will be given a unique application number. Note down this number for any future references.
  • Pay the form fees either by credit/debit card, net banking, Paytm wallet or through challan.
  • Download your ‘Hall Ticket’ with instructions which will be available from April 12 to May 10 on BITS admission website.
  • The Hall Ticket must be kept safe and produced during the day of the examination, failing to which the candidate will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

Application Fees:  Boys: - INR 2950 & Girls: - INR 2450

Syllabus: The syllabus for BITSAT constitutes the topics covered in class 11 and 12 of the central boards such as CBSE, ISC and state boards. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning.

The M.Sc. (Hons.) program is a four-year program with provision for a dual degree extending to five years total duration.  The input to the M.Sc. (Hons.) is through the entrance test (BITSAT) with the minimum qualification being a pass in the 10+2 system with at least 80% marks in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics. There are about 30 students admitted every year for the M.Sc. (Hons.) program.

BITSAT Cut-off Year wise

Programme
BITSAT Cutoff 2018
BITSAT Cutoff 2019
Campus
Pilani
Hyderabad 
Goa
Pilani
Hyderabad 
Goa
B.E. Chemical
280
257
260
281
252
254
B.E. Civil
274
258
N.A
269
254
N.A
B.E. E & E
338
298
308
341
308
310
B.E. Mechanical
313
275
283
313
275
280
B.E. Manufacturing
270
N.A
N.A
255
N.A
N.A
B.Pharm.
213
177
N.A
195
161
N.A
B.E. C S
378
334
347
383
342
352
B.E. E& I
319
286
289
328
294
294
B.E. E C E
N.A
312
314
N.A
318
322
M.Sc. Biological Sciences
259
250
252
265
247
250
M.Sc. Chemistry
265
254
255
269
249
256
M.Sc. Economics
308
283
292
315
290
195
M.Sc. Mathematics
297
267
277
297
270
176
M.Sc. Physics
288
265
275
290
265
174

 

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