Exam Detail

BITSAT(Engineering)Birla Institute of Technology and Science Exam

  • Test Level-: International Level
  •     Eligibility-: 12th
  • Duration-:3 Hours
  • Stream-: Engineering
  • Medium-: English
  • Examination Mode-: Online
  • Total Questions-: 150

BITSAT-2018

BITSAT-2018

A Computer Based Online Test for Admission to Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani,  2018-19

The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani is an all India Institution declared as Deemed to be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act. Admissions to all the Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani, at Pilani campus, Goa campus, and Hyderabad Campus for the academic year 2018-19 will be made on the basis of a Computer based Online Test conducted by BITS, Pilani. This test will Admission Test – 2018’, in short BITSATas-2018 hereafter in this document.

Integrated First degree programmes to which admissions will be made on the basis of BITSAT-2018:

at BITS, Pilani – Pilani Campus: 

B.E.: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing.

at BITS, Pilani – K. K. Birla Goa Campus: 

B.E.: Chemical, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical.

at BITS, Pilani – Hyderabad Campus:

B.E.: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing. 

Eligibility:

  1. For admission to all the above programmes except B.Pharm.: Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.
  2. For admission to B.Pharm.: Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and adequate proficiency in English. However candidates with PCM may also apply for Pharmacy program.

Admissions to all the programmes are subject to the conditions given below:

The candidate should have obtained a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects (if he/she has taken Mathematics in BITSAT) or a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects (if he/she has taken Biology in BITSAT) in 12th examination, with at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology subjects.

Only Students who are appearing for 12th examination in 2018 or who have passed 12th Examination in 2017 are eligible to appear in the BITSAT-2018 test. If a candidate has taken more than one attempt in 12th class or its equivalent, only his latest performance is considered, provided this attempt has been for the full component of subjects/courses prescribed. Students who have passed 12th examination in 2016 or earlier are NOT eligible to appear in BITSAT-2018. Students who are presently studying in BITS at any of its campuses are not eligible to appear in BITSAT-2018.

Admissions will be made purely on merit. The merit position of the candidate for admission will be based on the score obtained by the candidate in the BITSAT-2018. However, their eligibility for admission is subject to fulfilling the requirement of minimum marks in 12th examination, as mentioned above.

Direct Admission to Board Toppers:

In the past, admission process of the Institute always ensured guaranteed admission to all the students who obtained first ranks in their respective board examinations. This has given a very vital input of highly meritorious students from all over India. First rank students of all the central and state boards in India for the year 2018 will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT-2018 score as per the eligibility criteria mentioned above. Further details about this scheme will be available at BITS admission website by 1st of May 2018.

Details of BITSAT-2018:

‘Computer Based Onlinest’meanste the candidatefrontof sitsacomputerin and the questions are presented on the computer monitor and the candidate answers the questions on the computer through the use of keyboard or mouse. Each computer is connected to a server, which prepares the question set and delivers it to the candidate on the computer. This is unlike the traditional paper-pencil based test, which is generally offered on a single day to all candidates. BITSAT-2018 will be offered over a period of time and the candidate can choose the Center, the Day and Time of his/her convenience to take the test, as described in the later sections.

Eligibility:

For admission to all the above programmes except B.Pharm.:

Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.

BITSAT Test Format:

 

Subject 

No of questions 

Part I 

Physics

40

Part II

Chemistry

40

Part III

(a) English Proficiency

(b) Logical Reasoning 

15

10 

Part IV

Mathematics/Biology (For B.Pharm)

45

Total 

150 

International Center will be in Dubai.

How to apply for writing BITSAT-2017?

Interested candidates should register their names for BITSAT-2018 by applying in the prescribed application form online. Complete the application form online at http://www.bitsadmission.com and pay the prescribed fees. Also take the printout of the filled-in form for your future reference. The prescribed fee for BITSAT-2018 is Rs. 2950/- (two thousand nine hundred fifty) for male candidates and Rs. 2450/- (two thousand four hundred fifty) for female candidates.

If a candidate chooses Dubai as a test center the application fee for both male and female candidates will be same and will be US $70 (or Indian Rs. 4500/-).

Deadline to apply for BITSAT-2018 online along with the fee payment is 5.00pm on 13th March 2018 (Tuesday).

Procedure for Applying for admission to BITS:

In addition to applying and appearing for BITSAT-2018, candidates have to also apply for admission to BITS giving details of their 12th marks and preferences to different degree programmes offered at three Indian campuses of BITS. The prescribed application form for admission, the detailed application procedure, details of academic flexibilities such as Dual Degree, Transfer etc; admission modality and the final list of Degree programmes offered will be made available at the BITS admission website, by 1st May 2018. The completed application form with the required application fee has to be submitted online at the BITS admission site on or before 5.00pm on 18th June 2018.

Syllabus:

The BITSAT-2017 test will be conducted on the basis of NCERT syllabus for 11th and 12th class. The detailed syllabus is given in the Annexure. Candidates may refer to the NCERT textbooks for the contents. A sample test demonstrating the features of BITSAT-2017 will be made available to the registered candidates at the BITS admission website on which he/she can practice as many times as desired.

Download

Best BITSAT Books

Serial No

 Books

 Author

1

A Complete Success Package for Online BITSAT 2016 (With CD) : Comprehensive Coverage of NCERT Syllabus for Classes 11 and 12 (English) 4th Edition

Arihant Publication

2

BITSAT Explorer 2016 (With CD) (English)

MTG Editorial Board

3

BITSAT English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning PB (English)

Disha Experts

4

The Pearson Complete Guide to the BITSAT (English)

One Learn Education

5

Comprehensive Guide to BITSAT Online Test – with Mosk Test CD (English)

Disha Experts

6

12 Practice Papers BITSAT 2016 PB 8th Edition

G K P

7

BITSAT (Class XI) In English with CD

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Cut-off BITSAT scores (Ist Semester 2016-17)

The cut-off BITSAT scores after last iteration for admissions to I Semester 2016-17 to different programmes at Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad campuses are given below. This is given here for information on the request of many candidates. Candidates should note that the cut-off scores vary from year to year.

 

Degree programme at Pilani Campus

Cut-off BITSAT-2016 score

B.E. Chemical

319

B.E. Civil

314

B.E. Electrical & Electronics

362

B.E. Mechanical

346

B.E. Manufacturing

311

B.E. Computer Science

384

B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation

345

 

Degree programme at Goa Campus

Cut-off BITSAT-2016 score

B.E. Chemical

301

B.E. Electrical and Electronics

331

B.E. Mechanical

322

B.E. Computer Science

358

B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation

312

 

Degree programme at Hyderabad Campus

Cut-off BITSAT-2016 score

B.E. Chemical

 298

B.E. Civil

303

B.E. Electrical and Electronics

324

B.E. Mechanical

316

B.E. Computer Science

347

B.E. Electronics & Communication

332

B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation

313

B.E. Manufacturing

298

 

Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions : 12th April – 10th May 2018

Important Dates

Deadline to apply online for BITSAT-2018

: 13th March 2018 (5.00pm)

Revision/editing (online) in the application form by candidates

: 15th  – 19th March 2018

Test center allotment and announcement to candidates

: 21st March 2018

Candidates to reserve Test date and slot

: 23rd March – 5th April 2018

Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions

: 12th April – 10th May 2018

BITSAT Online tests

: 16th May – 31st May 2018

Apply for admission with 12th marks and Preferences

: 1st May – 18th June 2018

Admit list and Wait list announcement

: 20th June 2018

  1. Test Centers for BITSAT-2018:

In order to facilitate a large number of students all over India to participate in BITSAT-2018, apart from Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad campuses of BITS where it is expected that a large number of students will take the test, the Institute is also planning to offer the tests at dedicated test centers in several other cities. The planned test centers are in the following cities:

1.

Agra

18.

Hyderabad Campus of BITS

35.

Pune

2.

Ahmedabad

19.

Hyderabad City

36.

Raipur

3.

Allahabad

20.

Indore

37.

Rajahmundry

4.

Bangalore

21.

Jaipur

38.

Ranchi

5.

Bhopal

22.

Jalandhar

39.

Roorkee

6.

Bhubaneswar

23.

Jammu

40.

Siliguri

7.

Chandigarh

24.

Jamshedpur

41.

Surat

8.

Chennai

25.

Jodhpur

42.

Tirupati

9.

Coimbatore

26.

Kanpur

43.

Thiruvananthapuram

10.

Delhi

27.

Kolkata

44.

Vadodara

11.

Dubai Campus of BITS

28.

Lucknow

45.

Vijayawada

 

(International Center)

 

 

 

 

12.

Ghaziabad

29.

Mumbai

46.

Visakhapatnam

13.

Goa Campus of BITS

30.

Nagpur

47.

Agartala

14.

Gorakhpur

31.Nasik

48.

Mangalore

15.

Gurgaon

32.

Noida

49.

Udaipur

16.

Guwahati

33.

Patna

50. Kohima

17.

Gwalior

34.

Pilani campus of BITS

 

 

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