BITSAT
The exam will be held by Birla Institute of Technology and Science. This is a university level entrance exam held every year to offer admissions into various Integrated First Degree Programmes. Admission will be offered to the candidates into B.E, B.Pharm and M.Sc programmes after qualifying this admission test. Candidates will get admission in the BITS campuses located in Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. Candidates interested for admission can register for the test by online mode.
BITSAT 2020 Exam Dates

BITSAT Exam dates for various events can be checked by the candidates in the given below table:

Events

Dates 2020

Release of Application Form

11th January 2020

Last date of application submission

11th May 2020

Application correction window opens

15th – 20th May 2020

Exam center allotment

Exam Slot booking process

Availability of Admit card/Hall ticket

BITSAT 2020 Exam

After May 24th,2020

Applying for admission (based on 12th scores)

Release of Admit list and Wait list

Deadline for payment of fee/advance fees

Announcement of admission assignment after Iteration II

 

Application Fee:

Application fee of BITSAT 2020 for various categories is given below:

  • For Male candidates – Rs.3300
  • For Female candidates fee – Rs.2800
  • For Applicants opting Dubai as exam centre – Rs.6300 (US$90)

BITSAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

BITSAT Eligibility Criteria is given below for various offered courses. Candidates must check whether they are eligible or not before applying for the test:

For First degree program except B.Pharm

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate must have passed their 10+2 level or its equivalent exam from any recognized board/University.
  • Qualifying Subjects: Applying candidates must have passed their 10+2 level exams with the main subjects of Physics, chemistry and Maths. Also, he/she must possess adequate proficiency in English.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have scored aggregate of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. In each of the subjects, he/she must have secured 60% marks.
  • Appearing: Candidates appearing in the 12th level exams in 2020 can apply and those who have passed their 12th in 2019 are also eligible for BITSAT.

For Admission into B.Pharm

  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidates 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.

Direct Admission to Board Toppers

First rank students from all central and state boards in the year 2020, will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT 2020 score.

 

BITSAT 2020 Exam Pattern

Check below the complete BITSAT Exam Pattern, before starting your exam preparation:

  • Exam Mode and Date: BITSAT 2020 entrance test will be conducted in online CBT mode in the month of June 2020.
  • Number of Papers: The question paper will contain four sections – Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, Logical reasoning and English proficiency.
  • Number and Type of Questions: Total of 150 multiple choice questions will be there in the paper.
  • Language Medium: The question paper will be available in English language.
  • Time Duration: The time duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
  • Marking Scheme: For each correct answer, 3 marks will be awarded. 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

In the below table, check the section wise distribution of questions:

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

According to the BITSAT Syllabus, candidates can prefer the NCERT Syllabus of 11th and 12th standard to prepare for various topics. The syllabus will include various topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology, English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning.

Topics included in the syllabus of BITSAT 2020 are given below in details 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 etc.
  • 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 etc.
  • English Proficiency: Grammar, Vocabulary, Analogy, Reading Comprehension and Composition.
  • Logical Reasoning: Verbal reasoning – Classification, Analogy, Logical Deduction – Reading Passage, Chart Logic ETC. Nonverbal reasoning – Pattern Perception, Figure Matrix, Paper Cutting, Rule Detection etc.
  • Mathematics: Algebra,Trigonometry, Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry, Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry, Differential calculus, Ordinary Differential Equations, Probability, Linear Programming etc.

The cost of the BITSAT 2020 application fee is expected to be Rs. 3300 for male candidates and Rs. 2800 for female aspirants.