BITSAT Entrance Test 2018

BITSAT entrance test is conducted every year to get the admission in BITS Pilani. The BITSAT 2018 admission test will be held online in May 2018.

The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani is an all India Institution. Admissions to all the Integrated First Degree Programmes of BITS, Pilani, at Pilani campus, Goa campus, and Hyderabad Campus for the academic year 2018-19 will be made on the basis of a Computer based Online Test conducted by BITS, Pilani. This test will be referred to as BITS Admission Test or BITSAT-2018.

BITSAT 2018: Important Dates

Event Date
Last Date to Apply BITSAT 2018 Application form 13th March 2018 (5.00pm)
Editing/Correction of Application form Online 15th – 19th March 2018
Test centre allotment & announcement to candidates 21st March 2018
Reserve Test Date & Slot booking 23rd March – 5th April 2018
Download of Admit card/hall ticket 12th April – 10th May 2018
BITSAT Online Test 16th May – 31st May 2018
Application for Admission with 12th marks 1t May – 18th June 2018
Admit list/wait-list 20th June 2018

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to all the above programmes except B.Pharm. (Hons.): The Candidates should have passed the 10+2 examination from a recognized State or central board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Math and adequate proficiency in English.

For admission to B.Pharm. (Hons.): The candidates should have passed the 10+2 examination from Govt. recognized state boards with equivalent subjects Physics, Chemistry and Math. Proficiency in English is required. However, the candidates with PCM subjects may also apply for Pharmacy program.

BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

The total duration of BITSAT 2018 is 3 hours (without any break). This exam consists of 4 parts:

PARTS SUBJECT No. of Questions Marks per question Negative Marks Maximum Total
I Physics 40 3 1 120
II Chemistry 40 3 1 120
III English 15 3 1 45
Logical Reasoning 10 3 1 30
IV Maths/Biology 45 3 1 135
  Total 150     450

NOTE: There are objective type questions (multiple choice questions). There are 4 choices of answers for each question. The correct answer will have 3 marks while the incorrect answer has minus marking (-1 mark). There are no marks for the questions which are not attempted. When a candidate skips a question, the online computer test will not allow the candidates to select more than one options as a correct answer. There are total 150 questions in all.

BITSAT Exam Centres 2018

BITS Pilani will conduct BITSAT 2018 in around 50 cities in India and abroad. Candidates have to choose three BITSAT exam cities in order of their preference while filling the application form. At the time of selecting the exam city, candidates must be very careful as once allotted it cannot be changed under any circumstances. BITSAT exam centre allotted to the candidates can be checked online in March 21, 2018.

BITSAT Slot Booking 2018

As BITSAT 2018 will be held in multiple days, test takers have to book the exam date and time as per their convenience. Each day the exam will be conducted in two slots. The first slot will be from 9:00 am till 12:00 pm and the second slot will be from 2:00 pm till 5:00 pm. BITSAT slot booking will be done online on a first-come-first-served basis.

BITSAT Admit Card 2018

The admit card of BITSAT will be issued by BITS, Pilani from April 12 to May 10, 2018. BITSAT hall ticket will be available online and candidates can download it through their application number, gender, date of birth and Email Id. BITSAT 2018 admit card will bear details such as candidates name, roll number, exam date, venue, slot etc. Test takers must ensure to take a print out of BITSAT hall ticket 2018 and carry it along with them to the exam centre.

BITSAT Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of BITSAT 2018 consists topics from the four different sections prescribed for the test. BITSAT test will be conducted on the basis of NCERT syllabus for class 11 and 12. Candidates appearing for BITSAT must have complete knowledge about the syllabus and cover it thoroughly to secure good marks in the online admission test. The syllabus of BITSAT will help candidates to prepare well for the examination.