BITSAT

OVERVIEW

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) is a computer-based online test for Admission to Integrated First Degree Programmes of BITS Pilani Campuses in Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad.

Exam NameBirla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test
Also Known AsBITSAT
Exam CategoryUndergraduate
Exam LevelUniversity
Exam ModeOnline (Computer based test)
Conducted byBITS Pilani

NEW: BITSAT 2022 examination will be conducted twice (2 times).

UPDATE (July 20, 2022): BITS Counselling Applications are open now.

UPDATE (July 4, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Session-2 registrations are open now.

UPDATE (June 25, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Hall Ticket is now available.

UPDATE (June 17, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Slot Booking has started.

UPDATE (June 14, 2022): Test city for BITSAT 2022 examination has been allotted.

UPDATE (June 8, 2022): Last date to apply for BITSAT 2022 has been extended to June 12, 2022.

UPDATE (Apr 22, 2022): BITSAT 2022 exam dates have been revised.

UPDATE (Mar 15, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Application Forms are available now.

UPDATE (Mar 15, 2022): BITSAT 2022 exam pattern has been changed.

UPDATE (Mar 14, 2022): BITSAT 2022 registrations have started.

UPDATE (Jan 28, 2022): BITSAT Applications will be opening soon.

 

 

What’s new in BITSAT 2022?

  • BITSAT 2022 examination will be conducted in two Sessions before admissions in the academic session.
  • Candidates can also apply for the second Session after appearing for the first Session.
  • Candidates who have not applied for Session 1 are not eligible to apply for Session 2.
  • Candidates are not required to compulsorily take the test in both the sessions though if a candidate appears in both Sessions, the higher of the two scores will be considered.
  • Total number of Questions have been reduced to 130.
  • Logical Reasoning will now have 20 questions.
  • Logical Reasoning has also been included in the 12 extra questions.

ABOUT

PATTERN

  • It is a Computer Based Test and candidates should do slot booking for the Test.
  • The exam will be of 3 hours duration and will consist of 4 parts.
  • There is no time limit for individual parts of the test.
  • There will be 130 questions in all.
  • All the questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) i.e. each question will have four choices, only one being the correct choice.
  • Each correct answer fetches 3 marks, while each incorrect answer has a penalty of 1 mark (-1 mark).
  • No marks are awarded for questions not attempted.
  • The candidates can go back and change any of their answers among the 130 questions.
  • The medium of the Question Paper will be English only.

The no. of questions in each part is as follows:

PartSubjectNo of questions
Part IPhysics30
Part IIChemistry30
Part III(a) English Proficiency,
(b) Logical Reasoning
10,
20
Part IVMathematics / Biology40
Total130

NOTE

  • If a candidate answers all the 130 questions (without skipping any question), the candidate will have an option of attempting 12 extra questions, if there is still time left.
  • These extra questions will be from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology and Logical Reasoning with three questions from each subject.
  • Also, once the candidate has opted for extra questions, he cannot go back for correction of any of the earlier answered 130 questions.

Schedule

DATES

  • Session I: July 2 to July 9, 2022
  • Session II: August 3 to August 7, 2022

 

SLOTS

  • Slot I: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Slot II: 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

Eligiblity

MARKS IN QUALIFYING EXAMINATION

  • Candidates should have passed the class 12th examination of the 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or it’s equivalent.
  • One must get a minimum aggregate of 75% marks in PCM/ PCB and at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology.
  • If a candidate has taken more than one attempt in the qualifying examination, only his/her latest performance is considered, provided this attempt has been for the full component of subjects/courses prescribed.
  • Candidates should possess adequate proficiency in English.

 

YEAR OF APPEARANCE IN QUALIFYING EXAMINATION

  • Only Students who are appearing for the class 12th examination in 2022 or who have passed in 2021 are eligible to appear.
  • Students who have passed the class 12th examination in 2020 or earlier are NOT eligible to appear.

 

NOTE

  • Candidates with PCB as main subjects can only apply for the B.Pharm course.
  • Students who are presently studying in BITS at any of its campuses are not eligible to appear in BITSAT.
  • Direct Admission to Board Toppers: First rank students of all the central and state boards in India for the year 2022 will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT score.

Syllabus

 

Subject

Syllabus

Physics

  • Units & Measurement

  • Kinematics

  • Newton’s Laws of Motion

  • Impulse and Momentum

  • Work and Energy

  • Rotational Motion

  • Gravitation

  • Mechanics of Solids and Fluids

  • Oscillations

  • Waves

  • Heat and Thermodynamics

  • Electrostatics

  • Current Electricity

  • Magnetic Effect of Current

  • Electromagnetic Induction

  • Optics

  • Modern Physics

  • Electronic Devices

Chemistry

  • States of Matter

  • Atomic Structure

  • Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure

  • Thermodynamics

  • Physical and Chemical Equilibria

  • Electrochemistry

  • Chemical Kinetics

  • Surface Chemistry

  • Hydrogen and s-block elements

  • p- d- and f-block elements

  • Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons

  • Stereochemistry

  • Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen

  • Biological , Industrial and Environmental chemistry

  • Theoretical Principles of Experimental Chemistry

Mathematics

  • Algebra

  • Trigonometry

  • Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry

  • Three dimensional Coordinate Geometry

  • Differential calculus

  • Integral calculus

  • Ordinary Differential Equations

  • Probability

  • Vectors

  • Statistics

  • Linear Programming

  • Mathematical modelling

Biology

  • Diversity in Living World

  • Cell: The Unit of Life; Structure and Function

  • Genetics and Evolution

  • Structure and Function – Plants

  • Structure and Function – Animal

  • Reproduction, Growth and Movement in Plants

  • Reproduction and Development in Humans

  • Ecology and Environment

  • Biology and Human Welfare

  • Biotechnology and its Applications

English Language

  • Grammar

  • Vocabulary

  • Reading Comprehension

  • Composition

Logical Reasoning

  • Verbal Reasoning

  • Nonverbal Reasoning

 

MOCK TEST

  • An official mock test is made available to the candidates appearing for BITSAT.
  • Candidates can take the Mock Test to understand the pattern of the computer-based test and make themselves familiar with the interface.
  • The mock test is for practice purposes only.

 

fees

BITSAT 2022 Application Fee is as follows:

For examination centre opted in India

SESSION-1 ONLY

Candidate TypeApplication Fee
Male Candidate₹ 3,400
Female Candidate₹ 2,900

BOTH SESSIONS

Candidate TypeApplication Fee
Male Candidate₹ 5,400
Female Candidate₹ 4,400

 

Procedure

REGISTRATION

  • The registrations for BITSAT 2022 examination will begin from March 14, 2022.
  • Candidates can apply for either one or both the sessions.
  • The last date to apply is May 21, 2022 June 10, 2022 June 12, 2022.
  • Candidates can also apply for the second Session after appearing for the first Session from June 23 to July 7, 2022 July 4 to July 20, 2022.
  • Candidates who have not applied for Session 1 are not eligible to apply for Session 2.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

  1. Candidates need to visit the BITS website and fill the prescribed application form.
  2. Upload required documents and pay the examination fees online.
  3. Take a print of the filled form for future reference.

APPLICATION CORRECTION

  • Candidates will be provided a facility to make corrections in their application form particulars.
  • It is a one-time facility and is extended to the candidates to avoid any hardship to them.
  • The correction facility will be available as per schedule.

 

SLOT BOOKING

  • The candidates are required to reserve a test date and slot for taking the BITSAT examination.
  • The slot booking will be done on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Candidates who have opted to appear for both the sessions will have to choose one slot from the first set of dates and another from the second set of dates.
  • The slot booking process will be open as per schedule.
  • UPDATE (June 17, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Slot Booking has started.

HALL TICKET / ADMIT CARD

  • Candidates who have registered for the test and reserved test dates will be able to download the hall ticket from the BITS website.
  • A printed copy of the downloaded hall ticket should be produced at the time of examination.
  • UPDATE (June 25, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Hall Ticket is now available

Result

SCORE / RESULT

  • At the completion of the test, the result of the candidate in terms of the total number of correct answers and incorrect answers, along with the BITSAT score will be shown on the computer screen.
  • The candidate can also check his or her score report at the BITS admission website on the next day of his/her test date.

MERIT LIST

  • The merit position of eligible candidates (i.e. those who have appeared in BITSAT and have submitted the application for admission along with 12th marks, preferences, and the required fees) will be prepared based on their scores in BITSAT.
  • For a candidate who has appeared twice in BITSAT, the higher of the two scores will be considered for admission.
  • There will be two separate merit lists prepared for admission. One for all the programmes except the B.Pharm. and, the other only for B.Pharm.

 

APPLYING FOR ADMISSION

  • In addition to applying for and appearing in BITSAT, candidates also have to apply for admission to BITS giving details of their 12th marks and preferences to different degree programmes offered.
  • The prescribed application form for admission, the detailed application procedure, and the final list of Degree programmes offered will be available on the BITS website.
  • The completed application form with the required application fee has to be submitted online at the BITS admission site on or before the stipulated date.
  • For a candidate who has appeared twice in BITSAT, the higher of the two scores will be considered for admission.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Candidates should bring a pen for rough work, signing etc. Blank sheets for rough work will be provided if required.
  • Calculators and logarithmic tables are not allowed in the test centers.
  • Candidates are not allowed to bring any other personal belongings such as mobiles.

 

Dates

 

Session-1 Exam
Start of application processMarch 14, 2022
Deadline to applyMay 21, 2022 June 10, 2022 June 12, 2022
Revision/Editing in the application form by candidatesMay 17 – May 23, 2022 June 8 – June 12, 2022
Test center allotment and announcement to candidatesMay 26, 2022 June 14, 2022
Candidates to reserve Test dates & slotMay 28 – June 1, 2022 June 17 – June 22, 2022
Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructionsJune 4, 2022 June 25, 2022
BITSAT Online testsJune 20 – June 26, 2022 July 2 – July 9, 2022
Session-II Exam
Start of application processJune 23, 2022 July 4, 2022
Deadline to applyJuly 7, 2022 July 20, 2022
Test center allotment and announcement to candidatesJuly 9, 2022 July 23, 2022
Candidates to reserve Test dates & slotJuly 11 – July 16, 2022 July 26 – July 30, 2022
Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructionsJuly 18, 2022 July 31, 2022
BITSAT Online testsJuly 22 – July 26, 2022 August 3 – August 7, 2022
Admissions
Candidates to apply for admission with 12th marks & preferencesJune 22 – August 5, 2022 July 15 – August 31, 2022
Editing of preferences application formAugust 1 – August 5, 2022 September 1 – September 5, 2022
BITS Counselling Dates

CONTACT INFORMATION

Candidates can contact BITS through written communication, phone or email.

BITS Contact Information
AddressAdmissions Office, BITS,
Pilani-333031, Rajasthan (India)
Phone09414082467, 01596-242205, 01596-255330, 01596-255294
Email[email protected]

 


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