BITSAT Preparation


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BITSAT 2020: The full form of BITSAT is Birla institute of technology and science admission test, BITSAT 2020 is a university level exam. This exam is conducted every year for admission to integrated first-degree engineering, pharmacy and programs offered by the institute. Candidates who qualified in the entrance exam are offered in admission at any of the three campuses Pilani Goa and Hyderabad. BITSAT 2020 exam will be conducted by BITS Pilani on 16 Sep 2020 - 18 Sep 2020 and 21 Sep 2020 - 23 Sep 2020. Along with the information brochure, the authority has released the BITSAT 2020 application form tentatively on the 11th of January 2020 through online mode and along with the application form candidates have to pay application fees.

Before filling the application for BITSAT 2020 exam candidates need to check the BITSAT eligibility criteria prescribed as per the authority. For the details about the BITSAT 2020 go through this article.

BITSAT 2020 Important Dates & Events

Candidates preparing for the BITSAT 2020 should know the important dates of the exam. Dates which are given in the below table are tentative. As soon as the important date of BITSAT 2020 is announced by the authorities, this table will be updated. Candidates can check the important dates (tentative) of BITSAT from the below table:



BITSAT 2020 application form

11th of January 2020

Exam dates - Slot Booking


Admit Card release


BITSAT 2020 Entrance Exam

16 Sep 2020 - 18 Sep 2020( Updated) 

21 Sep 2020 - 23 Sep 2020 ( Updated)

BITSAT 2020 Application Form

The authority has released the application form of BITSAT 2020 exam on the 11th of January 2020 through online mode. Before proceeding with the online application form, candidates will be required to register first, for registration they have to submit their name, email id, date of birth, and gender. Candidates who have made mistakes, while filling up the application form, would be able to make the changes in their application form. We suggest you fill the application form very carefully, do not rely on the correction process. Below are the steps to fill the online application form for BITSAT 2020:

  1. Go to the official website.
  2. Fill all the required details such as candidate name, email id, date of birth, and gender and register yourself.
  3. After the registration, the candidate will be required to fill application form where they have to submit your personal details, academic details, contact information and then they have to select exam center of their choice and submit the application form.
  4. After successfully submitted the required details, they have to submit the scanned photographs and signature and proceed to the last step
  5. In the last step, the candidate has to pay an application fee which is 3150 for male Candidates, 2650 for female candidates and for Dubai exam center it is RS. 5696.04/-
  6. Take a printout of the acknowledging page for future reference.

BITSAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

  • Age Criteria: Candidates who will be appearing for 10+2 exam in 2020 or who have cleared the examination in 2020 are only eligible for this examination.
  • Qualifying Examination: Candidates must have cleared 10+2 exam from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent.
  • Qualifying Subjects Along with the Examination: Candidates appearing for BITSAT 2020 must clear 10+2 exam or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidate must score a minimum of 75% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. In case the candidate has opted for Biology in BITSAT 2020, he/she should have scored a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects. Also, candidates need to make sure that they have scored at least 60% marks in each of the Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics/Biology subjects.

BITSAT 2020 Admit Card

The release of the admit card has been postponed due to COVID-19. The release date of the admit card will be announced soon. 

To download the admit card candidates

  • Need to login to the portal using Application number, Gender, Date of birth, and Email id

  • After a successful login, the hall ticket will be displayed on the screen

  • Download and take a printout of the admit card.

Once candidates take the printout of admit card, candidates must sign it. Along with this, a recent photograph also needs to be affixed at the designated space after duly getting it attested by the head of an institution or gazetted officer. We suggest you check all the details mentioned on the admit card carefully. If candidates found any difficulty in downloading the BITSAT Admit card or do not receive the Admit Card then contact to the concerned authorities. The authorities will rectify the error at the earliest possibility.

BITSAT 2020 Syllabus

Candidates who preparing for BITSAT 2020 must be aware of the detailed syllabus of the exam which has been released the BITS syllabus along with the information brochure. Before starting the preparation it is recommended to refer NCERT syllabus. The syllabus for BITSAT 2020 is included class 11th to class 12th NCERT topics form Physics, Chemistry, and Maths. The BITSAT syllabus is divided into 2 parts:

  • Part-1 Consists of 18 units from physics, 14 units from chemistry, 12 units from maths, 10 units from maths.

  • Part -2 Consists of English proficiency and Logical Reasoning questions.

BITSAT 2020 Exam Pattern

Before starting the preparation along with the syllabus knowing BITS exam pattern is also important. With the help of exam pattern, students will get an idea about the Question paper.

Exam Mode Online
Exam Language English
Exam Duration 3 hours
Subjects and Questions per subjects
  1. Physics- 40
  2. Mathematics-45
  3. Chemistry-40
  4. English & Logical Aptitude- 25
Total Number of Question 150
Marks for the correct answer 3 Marks
Total Marks 450 Marks
  • Each incorrect answer would deduct 1 Mark.
  • No Marks will be awarded for questions not attempted.
  • If a candidate attempts all 150 questions without skipping in 180 minutes, they get 12 more questions to solve. The extra questions will be from Maths/Biology, Chemistry, Physics.

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BITSAT Syllabus

Physics (18)
Units and Measurement
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Chapter Weightage (4%)
Newtons Laws of Motion
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Impulse and Momentum
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Work and Energy
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Rotational Motion
Chapter Weightage (7%)
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Heat and Thermodynamics
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Current Electricity
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Magnetic Effect of Current
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Electromagnetic Induction
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Modern Physics
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Electronic Devices
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Chemistry (14)
States of Matter
Chapter Weightage (4%)
Atomic Structure
Chapter Weightage (9%)
Chapter Weightage (4%)
Physical and Chemical Equilibria
Chapter Weightage (13%)
Chapter Weightage (4%)
Hydrogen and s-block Elements
Chapter Weightage (4%)
p- d- and f-block elements
Chapter Weightage (16%)
Chapter Weightage (4%)
Maths (12)
Chapter Weightage (32%)
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
Chapter Weightage (13%)
Three dimensional Coordinate Geometry
Chapter Weightage (2%)
Differential Calculus
Chapter Weightage (11%)
Integral Calculus
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Ordinary Differential Equations
Chapter Weightage (6%)
Chapter Weightage (11%)
Chapter Weightage (2%)
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Linear Programming
Chapter Weightage (5%)
Mathematical Modelling
Chapter Weightage (5%)
English (4)
Chapter Weightage (41%)
Chapter Weightage (43%)
Reading comprehension
Chapter Weightage (8%)
Chapter Weightage (8%)
Logical Reasoning (2)
Verbal Reasoning
Chapter Weightage (57%)
Non Verbal Reasoning
Chapter Weightage (41%)

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