BITSAT 2016 - Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus

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Birla Institute of Technology BITS, Pilani has announced BITS Admission Test – 2016. Admissions to all the Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani, at Pilani campus, Goa campus, and Hyderabad Campus for the academic year 2016-17 will be made on the basis of a Computer based Online Test BITSAT-2016 conducted by BITS, Pilani.

Integrated First Degree Programmes to which admissions will be made on the basis of BITSAT-2016:

(i) BITS, Pilani – Pilani Campus:
B.E.: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing .
B.Pharm.; 
M.Sc.: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics and M.Sc.: General Studies.

(ii) BITS, Pilani – K. K. Birla Goa Campus: 
B.E.: Chemical, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical.
M.Sc.: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics.

(iii) BITS, Pilani – Hyderabad Campus:
B.E.: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing.
B.Pharm.; 
M.Sc.: Biological Sciences, Chemistry; Economics, Mathematics, Physics

Important Dates

  • Deadline to apply for BITSAT-2016 : 5 th March 2016 
  • Revision/Editing in the application form by candidates : 6 th – 7 th March 2016 
  • Test center allotment and announcement to candidates : 8 th March 2016 
  • Candidates to reserve Test dates : 21 st March – 10th April 2016 
  • Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions : 20th April – 30 th April 2016 
  • BITSAT Online tests : 14 th May – 28th May 2016 
  • Candidates to apply for admission with 12th marks and Preferences to Degree programmes : 20th May – 30th June 2016 
  • Admit List and Wait List announcement : 1 st July 2016

Eligibility

For admission to all the above programmes except B.Pharm.:
Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.

For admission to B.Pharm.:
Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and adequate proficiency in English. However candidates with PCM may also apply for Pharmacy program.

The candidate should have obtained a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects (if he/she has taken Mathematics in BITSAT) or a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects (if he/she has taken Biology in BITSAT) subjects in 12th examination, with at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / Biology subjects.

How to Apply

  • Complete the application form online at http://www.bitsadmission.com and pay the prescribed fees. 
  • Also take the print out of the filled form for your future reference. 
  • The prescribed fee for BITSAT 2016 is Rs. 2200/-(Rs. 1700/- for female candidates).
  • Deadline to apply for BITSAT-2016 online along with the fee payment is 5 th March 2016, 5 PM.

Test Format

  1. It is a 3 hour test, offered to candidates on computers at dedicated centers in different cities in India and at the Dubai campus
  2. The test consists of four parts:
    Part I: Physics
    Part II: Chemistry
    Part III: (a) English Proficiency and (b) Logical Reasoning
    Part IV: Mathematics or Biology (For B.Pharm candidates)
  3. All questions are of objective type (multiple choice questions); each question with choice of four answers, only one being correct choice
  4. Each correct answer fetches 3 marks, while each incorrect answer has a penalty of 1 mark (-1mark). No marks are awarded for questions not attempted
  5. While the candidate can skip a question, the computer will not allow the candidate to choose more than one option as correct answer; there will be 150 questions in all.

Test Centers

(01) Agra (02)Ahmedabad (03) Allahabad (04) Bangalore (05) Bhopal (06) Bhubaneswar (07) Chandigarh (08) Chennai (09) Coimbatore (10) Delhi (11) Dubai Campus of BITS (International Centre) (12) Ghaziabad (13) Goa Campus of BITS (14) Gorakhpur (15) Gurgaon (16) Guwahati (17) Gwalior (18) Hyderabad Campus of BITS (19) Hyderabad City (20) Indore (21) Jaipur (22) Jalandhar (23) Jammu (24) Jodhpur (25) Kalyan (26) Kanpur (27) Kolkatta (28) Kurnool (29) Lucknow (30) Madurai (31) Mumbai (32) Mysore (33) Nagpur (34) Nasik (35) Noida (36) Patna (37) Pilani Campus of BITS (38) Pune (39) Raipur (40) Rajkot (41) Rajamundry (42) Ranchi (43) Roorkee (44) Siliguri (45) Srinagar (46) Surat (47) Tirupati (48) Trivandrum (49) Vadodara (50) Vijayawada (51) Visakhapatnam

Syllabus

The BITSAT-2016 test will be conducted on the basis of NCERT syllabus for 11th and 12th class. The detailed syllabus is given in the Annexure. Candidates may refer to the NCERT textbooks for the contents.

For more details please visit http://www.bitsadmission.com/
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