BITSAT Entrance Test 2019

National Level Exam

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About the Test

Study Level
Under Graduate
Mode of Test
Online
Conducting Authority
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani

BITSAT is a computer based online test conducted every year for admission to the Integrated First Degree Programmes at the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani. BITS Pilani is a deemed university with its campus at four places – Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad and Dubai.
Computer based online test implies that the candidate sits in front of a computer and questions are presented on the computer monitor. This is unlike the traditional paper-pencil based test, which is generally offered on a single day to all candidates. The BIT SAT is offered over a period of time and the candidate can choose the center, the day and a time of his/her convenience to take the test.

All questions in this test are objective type questions i.e. each question has a choice among four answers, only one being correct choice. Each correct answer fetches 3 marks, while each incorrect answer has a penalty of 1 mark (-1 mark).  No marks are awarded for questions not attempted. While the candidate can skip a question, the computer does not allow the candidate to choose more than one option as correct answer. There are a total of 150 questions in all.
  • Part 1 :  Physics (40 Marks)
  • Part 2 :  Chemistry(40 Marks)
  • Part 3 :  English Proficiency(15 Marks) & Logical Reasoning(10 Marks)
  • Part 4 :  Mathematics(45 Marks)

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Test Format

180 Minutes

Duration of Test

Once

Frequency per year

0 - 150

Score Range

1 Year

Test Score Validity

Requirements

Eligibility

  • For admission to any of the First Degree programmes of BITS 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 (PCM) and adequate proficiency in English.
  • 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 (PCB) and adequate proficiency in English. However candidates with PCM may also apply for Pharmacy program. 
Admission to all the programmes is 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) subjects in 12th examination, with at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / Biology subjects.

Application Fees

  • Rs.2950/-  for male candidates
  • Rs.2450/- for female candidates
If a candidate chooses Dubai as a test center the application
  • US $ 70 (or Indian Rs.4000/- ) fee for both male and female 
Details for payment of fees are available at the website while applying online.

Application

180,000

Students Appeared Last year

Application Process

  • Interested  candidates  should  register  their  names  for  BITSAT 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 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/-).Details for payment of fees are available at the admission website while applying online.

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Deadlines for Applications

Select the academic year of your choice to see the deadlines    
March 13 , 2019 *
Deadline to apply for BITSAT-2019
March 15 , 2019 *
Starting Date for Revision/Editing in the application form by candidates
March 19 , 2019 *
Ending Date for Revision/Editing in the application form by candidates
March 21 , 2019 *
Test center allotment and announcement to candidates
March 23 , 2019 *
Starting Date for Candidates to reserve Test dates
April 5 , 2019 *
Ending Date for Candidates to reserve Test dates
April 12 , 2019 *
Starting Date for Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions
May 1 , 2019 *
Starting Date for Candidates to apply for admission with 12th marks and Preferences to Degree programmes
May 10 , 2019 *
Ending Date for Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions
May 16 , 2019 *
Starting Date for BITSAT Online tests
May 31 , 2019 *
Ending Date for BITSAT Online tests
June 18 , 2019 *
Ending Date for Candidates to apply for admission with 12th marks and Preferences to Degree programmes
June 20 , 2019 *
Date of Admit List and Wait List announcement
* Tentative dates. Actual dates will be updated soon.

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Preparation

Time required for preparation

6 months / 1 year

Preparation Tips

  • Refer to the prescribed exam syllabus and be sure of not picking any topic beyond it. (Unimportant questions prepared = important time wasted). Revising class 11th and 12th NCERT syllabus is a productive investment of time.
  • Don’t rush into taking mock BIT SATs. One should cover the entire syllabus once and practice from one reference book at least 2 times before attempting the mock tests for BIT SAT.
  • Never miss any formulae. Keep reciting formulae, theorems, equations and constants in the spare time. This will help one get so well versed with formulae that they become a part of his/her sub conscious memory, like a name and/or a mobile number.
  • Candidates are not allowed to use a calculator for solving mathematical questions. It is thus, important to brush up on the calculation skills. Remember multiplicative inverses of each number till 20. For example X/4 = X*0.25. Students can also learn vedic multiplication for BIT SAT.
  • While appearing for the BIT SAT exam, one should ideally begin with the section that he/she is most confident about.
  • The objective type questions that appear in the BIT SAT test require applications of formulae, and involve logic that one has learnt up to his 11th and 12th standard.
  • As there is a negative marking of 1 marks for every incorrect answer, try to avoid wild guessing. Remove the option which is least likely to be correct. Eliminating the least likely ones will help you reduce the risk factor a great deal.
  • Time management can help to succeed in BIT SAT. Allocate a specific time to every section and try to complete the section within that time frame.

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