About
BITSAT-2018 common entrance exam
BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test) is a university level common entrance exam, conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS).BITSAT-2018 is a Computer based online test for Admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes of BITS Pilani Campuses in Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad.The test is conducted to offer admissions in BE, Pharma and MSc programmes.This national level engineering entrance exam will be held across 51 centres, including India and Dubai.

Schedule
Important Dates And Deadlines

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

23 rd March – 5th April 2018

Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions

12th April – 10th May 2018

BITSAT Online tests

16th -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.


Eligibility
Candidates who are applying for the BITSAT 2018 have to check their eligibility criteria.
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Candidates should have passed the 12th class examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects. 
  • Further, the candidate should have obtained a minimum aggregate of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects in 12th examination, at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects, and should have adequate proficiency in English.
  • Students who have passed 12th examination in 2014 or earlier are NOT eligible to appear in BITSAT-2018
  • Only students who have appeared for 12th class examination in 2018 or who have passed 12th class 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 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 basis. The merit position of the candidate for admission will be based on the score obtained by the candidate in the BITSAT-2017.
Direct Admission to Board Toppers:
  • The 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 2017 will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT-2017, score as per the eligibility criteria mentioned above.

Fees
Application Fees

 

 

Male

Female

India

Rs. 2,090/-

Rs. 1,590

Out side India

US $50

US $50


Pattern
BITSAT-2018 Exam's pattern

  • BITSAT-2018 will be of total 3-hour duration (without break).
  • The test consists of four parts:

  1. Part I : Physics
  2. Part II : Chemistry
  3. Part III : (a) English Proficiency and (b) Logical Reasoning
  4. Part IV : Mathematics or Biology (For B.Pharm candidates)

  • All questions are of objective type (multiple choice questions).
  • Each question with choice of four answers, only one being correct choice.
  • Each correct answer awarded 3 marks.
  • each incorrect answer has a penalty of 1 mark (-1mark).
  • No marks are awarded for questions not attempted. While the candidate can skip a question, the computer will not allow the candidate to choose more than one option as correct answer. There will be
  • 150 questions in all.
  • The number of questions in each part is as follows:
  • Subject  No. of questions

  1. Part I Physics 40
  2. Part II Chemistry 40
  3. Part III (a) English Proficiency 15 (b) Logical Reasoning 10
  4. Part IV Mathematics/Biology (For B.Pharm) 45

Total: 150

NOTE : There is no time limit for individual parts of the test. The candidate can go back and change any of his/her answers among the 150 questions. 
Syllabus
BITSAT-2018 common entrance exam
BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test) is a university level common entrance exam, conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS).BITSAT-2018 is a Computer based online test for Admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes of BITS Pilani Campuses in Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad.The test is conducted to offer admissions in BE, Pharma and MSc programmes.This national level engineering entrance exam will be held across 51 centres, including India and Dubai.

Cut off
Degree programme at Pilani Campus
Cut-off BITSAT-2017 score

B.E. Chemical

306

B.E. Civil

294

B.E. Electrical & Electronics

355

B.E. Mechanical

334

B.E. Manufacturing

288

B.Pharm.

221

B.E. Computer Science

382

B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation

332

M.Sc. Biological Sciences

237

M.Sc. Chemistry

265

M.Sc. Economics

323

M.Sc. Mathematics

312

M.Sc. Physics

304


Date
BITSAT- 2018 Examination Date
BITSAT Online tests    : 16th -31st May 2018