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BITSAT

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test 2020

Form Date: 15 Dec - 14 Mar 2020 (Tentative)

Computer Based Test

Form Date: 15 Dec - 14 Mar 2020

BITSAT Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 3,150
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS)
  • Courses:B.Tech
  • Streams:Engineering

BITSAT 2020: Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Admit Card

BITSAT 2020 or Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test is a University Level Entrance Exam organized by the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani.  BITSAT exam is conducted yearly to offer admission into various Integrated First Degree Programmes. The candidates will get admission into B.E, B.Pharm and M.Sc programmes after qualifying the exam. The BITSAT 2020 Application Form will be available from the third week of December 2019.

BITS Pilani Admission Test is for all the three campuses located at Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. Interested candidates must register themselves for the online test conducted by BITS Pilani.

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BITS Pilani follows the highest standard of Admissions Policy and all admission at BITS Pilani is purely on merit basis.

Candidates who appear for BITSAT can also seek admission to the Dubai campus of BITS Pilani.

BITSAT 2020 Important Dates

Candidates can refer to the below given table for BITSAT Important dates (Tentative) to not miss any important upcoming event. 

BITSAT Exam Dates

Events

Tentative Dates

BITSAT Application Form Release Date

Third week of December 2019

Application Submission

Second week of March 2020

Correction Window Open

Third  week of March 2020

Allotment of Exam Centre

Fourth week of March 2020

Exam Slot Booking

First week of April 2020

Admit Card/Hall Ticket Availability

Second week of April 2020

BITSAT 2020 Exam Date

Third  to last week of May 2020

Applying for admission (based on 12th percentage)

Third week of June 2020

Admit list  and wait list Release date 

Third  week of June 2020

BITSAT 2020 Application Form

Here are the complete details of Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2020 Application Form:

  • BITSAT Application Form will be coming by the second week of December 2019.
  • The Application forms can be filled by the candidates through online mode.
  • The last date to submit the application form is anticipated by the second week of March 2020.
  • In case, candidates want to make modification or correction in the details of the application, the corrections can be made from the second - third week of March 2020.
  • The complete application process will include certain steps – Online Registration, Filling the Application form, Uploading of Photograph and Signature and making payment of application fee.
  • International applicants have to follow the same application procedure to get themselves registered.

BITSAT 2020 Application Fee

Mode of Payment: Application Fee can be paid by the applicants via:

  • Credit/Debit card or Net Banking.
  • Also, the fees can be submitted through cash by Pay in Slip.

Application fee of BITS Admission Test 2020 for various categories are given below in the table:

BITSAT Application Fee
Gender Fee (INR)
Male ₹ 3150
Female ₹ 2650
Male/Female applicants opting Dubai as their exam centre ₹ 5600 (US $80)

BITSAT 2020 Admit Card

BITSAT 2020 Admit Card/Hall Ticket of the candidates who have successfully booked their test slot will be made available on the official website by the second week of April 2020.

  • The candidates should take a printout of the admit card to be carried to the exam centre.
  • The details of the candidates and the exam centre will be mentioned on the BITSAT admit card 2020.
  • No candidate will be allowed to appear for the test without admit card.

BITSAT 2020 Exam Centres

List of BITSAT Test Centres (tentative) for the exam is mentioned below:

BITSAT Test Centres
S.No States
1 Agra
2 Ahmedabad
3 Allahabad
4 Bangalore 
5 Bhopal
6 Bhubaneswar 
7 Chandigarh
8 Chennai
9 Coimbatore
10  Delhi 
11 Ghaziabad
12 Gorakhpur
13 Gurgaon
14 Guwahati
15  Gwalior
16 Hyderabad City
17  Indore
18 Jaipur
19 Jalandhar
20 Jammu
21 Jamshedpur
22 Jodhpur
23 Kanpur
24 Kolkata
25  Lucknow 
26 Mumbai 
27  Nagpur
28 Nasik
29  Noida
30 Patna
31 Pune
32 Raipur
33 Rajahmundry
34 Ranchi
35 Roorkee
36 Siliguri
37 Surat
38  Tirupati
39 Thiruvananthapuram
40  Vadodara
41 Vijayawada
42 Visakhapatnam
43 Agartala
44  Mangalore
45 Udaipur
46 Bareilly
47 Pilani campus of BITS
48 Goa Campus of BITS
49 Hyderabad Campus of BITS
50 Dubai Campus of BITS (International centre)

Exam centres will be updated once notified by the conducting body on the official website.

BITSAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria 

The Eligibility Criteria for BITS Pilani and other campuses of BITS are given below for various offered courses. Candidates must carefully go through the eligibility before they start filling the application form. 

For First degree program excluding B.Pharm:

  • Exam Qualification: Candidate must have completed their 10+2 level or any equivalent exam from any recognized board/University.
  • Subject Qualification: Applying candidates must have passed their 10+2 level exams with their core subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Maths. Also, he/she must possess proficiency in English.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have got aggregate of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. In each of the subjects, he/she must have scored 60% marks.
  • Appearing: Candidates appearing in the 12th level exams can also apply.

For Admission into B.Pharm:

  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidate must have passed their 12th level exams or its equivalent exam from any recognized board/University.
  • Qualifying Subjects: He/she must have passed their 12th level exams with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Mathematics as the main subjects. Also, he/she must have adequate proficiency in English.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have scored an aggregate of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics subjects. In each of the subjects, he/she must have secured 60% marks.

BITSAT 2020 Exam Pattern

The candidates need to check the BITSAT 2020 exam pattern before they start preparing for the exam. Please refer to the table below for the same:

BITSAT Exam Pattern
Mode Online (CBT)
Number Of Papers

The question paper consists of four sections –(Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, Logical reasoning and English proficiency.)

Number of Questions 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Language/Medium English
Time Duration 180 minutes (3 Hours)
Marking Scheme

+3 for the correct answer and -1 for the wrong answers.

Section-wise distribution of Questions and Marks

Candidates can check the marks distribution for each subject in the table given below:

Sections

Subjects

Number of questions

I

Physics

40

II

Chemistry

40

III

Mathematics/Biology

45

IV

English Proficiency

15

Logical Reasoning

10

 

TOTAL

150

BITSAT 2020 Syllabus

Candidates must prepare for BITSAT Syllabus from the NCERTs of 11th and 12th standard to get the conceptual knowledge about each subject. The syllabus will include various topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning.

Some of the important topics included in the syllabus of BITSAT are given below in detail for various subjects:

Physics:

  • Units & Measurement
  • Kinematics
  • Newton’s Laws of Motion
  • Impulse and Momentum
  • Rotational Motion
  • Work and Energy
  • Gravitation
  • Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
  • Waves
  • Heat and Thermodynamics

Chemistry:

  • States of Matter
  • Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure
  • Atomic structure
  • Physical and Chemical Equilibrium
  • Hydrogen and s-block elements
  • p- d- and f-block elements
  • Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons

English Proficiency:

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Analogy
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Composition

Logical Reasoning:

     1. Verbal reasoning

  • Classification
  • Analogy
  • Logical Deduction 
  • Chart Logic

     2. Nonverbal reasoning

  • Pattern Perception
  • Figure Matrix
  • Paper Cutting
  • Rule Detection

Mathematics: 

  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Differential calculus
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Probability
  • Linear Programming

BITSAT 2020 Preparation Tips

To score average marks and rank in exam, candidates can look up to the following BITSAT 2020 Preparation Tips:

  • Make short notes covering all important points and concepts.
  • Solve past exam papers and sample papers.
  • Check the BITS Pilani Syllabus online before starting the preparation.
  • Give the test series as much as possible and analyse each test.

BITSAT 2020 Result

The candidates will be able to see their BITSAT 2020 results on the computer right after the completion of their test. The result will be displayed in terms of several total correct and incorrect answers, with the score. The candidates will also be able to check their score report on the BITS admission website on the next day of the test. The candidate can also take a printout of the score report for further use.

BITSAT 2020 Merit list and Admission Procedure

The admission to the courses offered under the BITSAT 2020 Entrance test will be based on the performance of a candidate in the exam. A candidate needs to clear the minimum cut-off marks to make it up to the merit list. Only those candidates will be called for admission whose name appears on the merit list. The authority will publish two separate merit list for B.Pharm course and other courses respectively. In case, the scores obtained by two or more candidate are same then a tie-breaker method will be opted to resolve the issue.

The official merit list of the entrance exam will be published by the authority. The top scorers will get the scolarships as per the criteria mention below in a table:

BITSAT Score/Marks Scholarship
More than or equal to 300 Marks 75% of Tution Fee
250 - 299 50% of Tution Fee
200 - 249 25% of Tution Fee

BITSAT 2020 Counselling

Candidates, who scored the qualifying marks in the BITSAT exam, will be eligible to appear in the BITSAT 2020 Counselling process. During this process, candidates can mark their preferences from the list of associated colleges and institutions. It is a multistage process and requires the following steps:

  • Option entry process through the Internet
  • Options locking
  • Seat allotment
  • Verification of documents
  • Seat confirmations
  • Payment of fees

Courses Offered in Various BITS Campuses

The list of courses offered for the admission through BITS Admission Test 2020 is given below:

Courses offered at BITSAT Campuses
BITS Campus Courses offered through BITSAT
BITS, Pilani

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

B.Pharm

M.Sc - Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics and Generall studies

K.K. Birla, Goa

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

M.Sc - Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics and Generall studies

Hyderabad

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

B.Pharm

M.Sc - Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics

 

Check BITSAT 2020 Test Center locations through the Map below

 

BITSAT 2020 Highlights (Basic Information)

Below given are the main or vital points of the BITSAT exam:

Examination Name

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2020

Acronym

BITSAT 2020

Conducted By

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani)

Courses Offered

Engineering (B.Tech), Pharmacy, and Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Examination Type

University Level

Examination Mode

Online

Official Website

https://www.bits-pilani.ac.in/

About Bits Pilani(Birla Institute of Technology and Science)

BITS Pilani is a Premium Institute of Higher Education and a recognised deemed university under section 3 of the UGC act.  BITS offers degree programmes in Engineering, Sciences, Technology, Pharmacy, Management and Humanities at Pilani campus, Goa Campus, Hyderabad Campuses and Dubai campus. The University will conduct BITSAT 2020 in the month of May.

 

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BITSAT Important Dates

Title
Dates
BITSAT 2020 Form Date15 Dec - 14 Mar 2020 (Tentative)
Application Correction08 Mar - 21 Mar 2020 (Tentative)
BITSAT 2020 Admit card08 Apr - 09 May 2020 (Tentative)
BITSAT 2020 Exam Date15 May - 30 May 2020 (Tentative)

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours

Total Marks:

450

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
1Physics403120
2Chemistry403120
3Mathematics453135
4English & Logical Reasoning25375

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