BITSAT

April 5, 2019

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Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test
Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test

BITSAT 2019

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test, Pilani will conduct BITSAT 2019 from 16th May to 26th May 2019 in online mode only, for those candidates who are seeking admission to undergraduate engineering programmes offered by the Institute will have to fill the application form of BITSAT 2019 in online mode. Authorities of BITSAT has released the application form on 4th January 2019. Along with the form candidates will need to pay the application fees either through net banking, credit/debit card or through other options.

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However, before filling the application form, candidates are advised to go through BITSAT eligibility criteria 2019 once, as prescribed by the authorities. From 5th April 2019, candidates will be able to book their slot for BITSAT 2019. Once the slot booking is completed, candidates can download their entrance exams admit card. Authorities will announce the result of BITSAT 2019 in two forms that are: one immediately after the completion of a test in the form of a score and another in the form of admit or wait list. BITSAT is the gateway for admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes of Engineering across the 3 campuses of BITS, located at Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad. For the details about the BITSAT 2019 go through this article.

Exam Overview:

Exam Name

BITS Admission Test

Exam category

Undergraduate (UG)

Exam level

National

Conducting Body

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani

Commonly known as

BITSAT

Programmes covered

B.Tech

Exam Duration

3 hours

Examination Mode

Online

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Important Dates:

Candidates preparing for this entrance exam should know the important dates of BITSAT 2019. Dates which are given in the below table are tentative. As soon as the important date of BITSAT 2019 is announced by the authorities, this table will be updated. Candidates can check the important dates of BITSAT from the below table:

Events

Date

BITSAT 2019 application form

4th January 2019

Last date -application form

31st March 2019

Correction/edit/modify -application form

22nd March to 25th March 2019

Exam centres

27th March 2019

Exam dates - Slot Booking

 5th April 2019

Admit Card release

12th April to 13th May 2019

BITSAT 2019 Entrance Exam

16th May to 26th May 2019 (9 AM - 12 Noon; 2 PM - 5 PM)

Results

3rd week - May 2019

Admissions from 12th standard marks

1st week -May 2019 to 3rd week -June 2019

Counseling- Registration

4th week May 2019

Last date to get a complete online application with fee

3rd week June 2019

Admit List & Wait List Announcement after Iteration 1

3rd week June 2019 (5 PM)

Admissions - Iteration II

4th week June 2019 (5 PM)

Admission - Iteration III

2nd week July 2019 (5 PM)

Admission - Iteration IV

3rd week July 2019 (5 PM)

Admission - Iteration V

4th week July 2019

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates who are preparing for this entrance exam must meet the eligibility criteria as prescribed by the authorities. The eligibility criteria of BITSAT 2019 carries some parameters like age limit, qualifying examination, nationality, etc. on the basis of which candidates/students will be eligible to write the entrance test.

  • 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 2019 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 2019, 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.

  • Age Criteria: Candidates who will be appearing for 10+2 exam in 2019 or who have cleared the examination in 2018 are only eligible for this examination.

*Note: Those candidates who will obtain Rank 1 in state or central boards in India will be offered seats of their choice, irrespective of their rank secured in BITSAT 2019. So, these candidates must make sure that they should meet all the above-mentioned BITSAT eligibility criteria 2019.

Application Form:

Application form of BITSAT 2019 was released on 4th January 2019. BITSAT application form will be filled online whereas candidates need to submit their details like education qualifying marks, qualification, name, gender, communication address, contact information etc. Along the form, candidates have to pay the application fees of BITSAT 2019 as requisite by the authorize. Also, in that case, if any candidate commits any error while filling BITSAT application form 2019 can rectify it using the facility of editing/updating. The correction window for editing the application form will be made available to the candidates from 22nd March to 25th March 2019. Below steps will help to fill the application form.

 

Step 1: Get register and fill details like personal, academic, contact, email id, etc,

Step 2: Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in prescribed format

Step 3: Pay application fee in online mode (net banking, credit/debit card)

 

Application Fee:

Category

Application Fee (Rs)

For male candidates

2950

For female candidates

2450

For male/female candidates opting for Dubai exam center

US $70 (Rs 4500)

 

Exam Centres

BITS Pilani will be conducting entrance test in various cities/states all across India, which will be known as BITSAT 2019 exam centers. These exam centres will be decided by the concerned authorities itself. Earlier, BITSAT 2019 was held in 50 cities including Dubai. Candidates will have to fill the exam centre of BITSAT 2019 while filling the application form. Candidates can choose 3 exam centres for examination, in order of their preference and convenience. And those candidates opting for Dubai exam centre of BITSAT 2019 can only choose one centre.

Exam Pattern

Exam pattern of BITSAT 2019 will help candidates to know about the marking scheme, type of questions that will be asked, mode and examination and many more. Here is a few exam patterns which will definitely help candidates for their preparation:

Particulars

Specifications

Mode of Examination

online

Number of Questions

150

Sections in Question Paper

4 (Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, and English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning)

Duration of Examination

3 hours

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Marking scheme

Every correct answer will be given 3 marks, while an incorrect answer will fetch (-1) and unattempted questions were given no marks.

 

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