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BITSAT

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test 2020

Computer Based Test

BITSAT Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 3,300
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS)
  • Courses:MSc, B.PHARM, BE
  • Streams:Engineering, Science, Pharmacy

BITSAT 2020 : Admit Card ( 13 Sep), New Exam Dates (Announced)

Updated On - September 23 2020 by Akriti Maurya

BITSAT 2020 new exam dates have been announced. The exam will be held in computer-based mode, at a national level. Those who have submitted the fee can download the admit card from 13 - 23 September 2020. Candidates will get 180 minutes to solve 150 MCQs on Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology, English proficiency, and Logical reasoning. Candidates who qualify BITSAT, get admission in BITS Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad in B.E, B.Pharm, and M.Sc course. Check BITSAT 2020 dates, slot booking, admit card, syllabus and more details from this page.

BITSAT Latest Updates

  • The candidates can download hall tickets from the admission portal from 13 -23 September 2020 (1.00pm).
  • BITSAT 2020 Exam date has been postponed & the new dates are 16-18 September & 21 -23 September 2020.

BITSAT 2020 Important Dates

Candidates can refer to the below-given table for BITSAT Important dates (Tentative) to not miss any important upcoming event. 

BITSAT 2020 Exam Dates 
Events
Dates (Announced)
BITSAT Application Form Release Date

11 January 2020

Application Submission

11 May 2020

Correction in the Application form

15 – 20 May 2020

Exam Slot Booking

09 & 10 September 2020

BITSAT Admit Card Dates

13 - 23 September 2020

BITSAT 2020 Exam Date
16-18 September & 21 -23 September 2020.
Applying for admission (based on 12th percentage)
First week of June 2020
Admit list and waitlist Release date 
20 June 2020

There are various important stages of examination. Candidate must be aware of the important dates and should check time-to-time for any updations.

BITSAT 2020 Result

The candidates will be able to see their BITSAT 2020 results on the computer right after the completion of their test. The result will be displayed in terms of several total correct and incorrect answers, with the score. The candidates will also be able to check their score report on the BITS admission website on the next day of the test. The aspirant can also take a printout of the score report for further use.

BITSAT 2020 Inter-Se-Merit 

When the score of two candidates are the same then following criteria will be followed to break the tie:

  • First their scores obtained in Mathematics/Biology (For B. Pharm) in BITSAT-2020 will be considered for separating them.
  • If the tie still exists, then their scores in Physics will be considered for separating them.
  • Further tie is eliminated using their Chemistry scores.
  • Finally, their PCM/PCB (for B. Pharm) total marks in 12th examination will be considered for their separation.

BITSAT 2020 Merit list and Admission Procedure

The admission to the courses offered under the BITSAT paper will be based on the performance of a candidate in the exam.

  • A candidate needs to clear the minimum cut-off marks to make it up to the merit list.
  • Only those candidates will be called for admission whose name appears on the merit list.
  • The authority will publish two separate merit list for B.Pharm course and other courses respectively.

BITSAT 2020 Counselling

Candidates, who scored the qualifying marks in the BITSAT exam, will be eligible to appear in the BITSAT 2020 Counselling process. During this process, candidates can mark their preferences from the list of associated colleges and institutions. It is a multistage process and requires the following steps:

  • Option entry process through the Internet
  • Options locking
  • Seat allotment
  • Verification of documents
  • Seat confirmations
  • Payment of fees

BITSAT 2020 Slot Booking

BITSAT slot booking 2020 is done while filling the application form. Candidate has to choose the exam centres as their preferences. Also, during slot booking candidates have to select the exam time and exam date slot of their choice.

To book exam slots, candidates have to click on the direct online link provided on the website. For booking their slot, candidates have to enter their application number, date of birth, gender, email id and other required details to book exam slots.

which was earlier affected due to COVID-19. Online registration and correction for the exam are over and now BITS Pilani will start test centre allotment, slot booking, and issuance of admit card. BITS Admission Test is organized by the Birla Institute of Technology and Science(BITS) Pilani at university-level. BITS offers admission into various Integrated First Degree Programmes. This exam is conducted once in a year to where candidates will get admission into B.E, B.Pharm and M.Sc programmes after qualifying the exam. Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test is for all the three campuses located at Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. Read the complete article to know more about BITSAT 2020.

BITSAT 2020 Admit Card

Successfully registered Candidates can those who have booked their slot can download their BITSAT 2020 Admit Card  from the official website.
  • The candidates should take a printout of the admit card to be carried to the exam centre.
  • The details of the candidates and the exam centre will be mentioned on the BITSAT Hall Ticket 2020.
  • Candidates must show the Admit Card on-demand for entry to the Examination Hall. 
  • No candidate will be allowed to appear for the test without admit card.
  • If the candidates are found carrying any textual material, printed or written, bits of papers or any other material except those mentioned above inside examination Hall will be debarred from appearing the examination.
  • Mobile Phones, Bluetooth devices, Calculators, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of Calculator are not allowed in the Examination Hall. Possession of such items during the Examinations may lead to cancellation of candidature exam.
  • No candidate, without the special permission of the Centre-in-Charge, will leave his/her seat or Examination Hall until the duration of examination is over.

BITSAT 2020 Syllabus

Candidates must prepare for BITSAT 2020 Syllabus from the NCERTs of 11th and 12th standard to get the conceptual knowledge about each subject. The syllabus will include various topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning. Some of the important topics included in the syllabus of BITSAT are given below in detail for various subjects:

For 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
For 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
For English Proficiency:
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Analogy
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Composition
For Mathematics:
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Differential calculus
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Probability
  • Linear Programming
For Verbal reasoning:
  • Classification
  • Analogy
  • Logical Deduction 
  • Chart Logic
For Nonverbal reasoning
  • Pattern Perception
  • Figure Matrix
  • Paper Cutting
  • Rule Detection
BITS Pilani has released BITSAT 2020 Syllabus

BITSAT 2020 Exam Pattern

The candidates need to check the BITSAT 2020 exam pattern before they start preparing for the exam. Please refer to the table below for the same:

BITSAT Exam Pattern
ModeOnline (CBT)
Number Of Papers

The question paper consists of four sections – (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, Logical reasoning and English proficiency.)

Number of Questions150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Language/MediumEnglish
Time Duration180 minutes (3 Hours)
Marking Scheme

+3 for the correct answer and -1 for the wrong answers

  • No marks will be deducted for the unattempted question

Candidates can check the marks distribution for each subject in the table given below:

Subject Wise distribution of BITSAT Examination
Sections
Subjects
Number of questions

I

Physics

40

II

Chemistry

40

III

Mathematics/Biology

45

IV

English Proficiency

15

Logical Reasoning

10

 
TOTAL
150

This exam pattern is based as per the previous year prospectus. The candidate can visit this page for latest update if there is any change in the exam pattern as notified by conducting authority.

BITSAT 2020 Preparation Tips

To score average marks and rank in exam, candidates can look up to the following BITSAT 2020 Preparation Tips:

  • Make short notes covering all important points and concepts.
  • Solve BITSAT previous papers and BITSAT sample paper.
  • Check the BITS Pilani Syllabus online before starting the preparation.
  • Give the test as much as possible and analyse each test.
  • Candidates should be able to manage their time wisely to not get exhausted during their study time. A proper schedule should be made and followed.
  • Since the Exam has negative marking, the students should appear for the examination with a clear mind and should be sure about the answers he/she marks. 
  • If the candidate is not sure about the answers, it would be advisable for him/her to leave the space empty and not mark any wrong answers. 
  • While studying, students should take enough breaks to make sure that their mind is calm and composed.

BITSAT 2020 Slot Booking

BITSAT slot booking 2020 is done while filling the application form. Candidate has to choose the exam centres as their preferences. Also, during slot booking candidates have to select the exam time and exam date slot of their choice.

To book exam slots, candidates have to click on the direct online link provided on the website. For booking their slot, candidates have to enter their application number, date of birth, gender, email id and other required details to book exam slots.

Candidates can download BITSAT 2020 Information Brochure PDF

BITSAT 2020 Application Form

Here are the complete details of the Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2020 Application Form. Candidate must first go through the eligibility criteria before filling the form.

  • BITSAT Application Form was released online on 11 January 2020.
  • In case, candidates want to make modification or correction in the details of the application, the corrections can be made from the First week of April 2020.
  • The complete application process will include certain steps – Online Registration, Filling the Application form, Uploading of Photograph and Signature and making payment of application fee.
  • International applicants have to follow the same application procedure to get themselves registered.
  • Candidate has to book a slot while filling the application form.

BITSAT 2020 Application Fee

Application fee of BITS Admission Test 2020 for various categories are given below in the table:

BITSAT Application Form Fees 2020 
GenderFee 
MaleRs. 3300
FemaleRs. 2800
Male/Female applicants opting Dubai as their exam centreRs. 6300 (US $90)
Mode of Payment: Application Fee can be through online mode via Credit/Debit card or Net Banking.

BITSAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria 

The Eligibility Criteria for BITS Admission Test 2020 and other campuses of BITS are given below for various offered courses. Candidates must carefully go through the eligibility before they start filling the application form. 
For First degree program excluding B.Pharm:
  • Exam Qualification: Candidate must have completed their 10+2 level or any equivalent exam from any recognized board/University.
  • Subject Qualification: Applying candidates must have passed their 10+2 level exams with their core subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Also, he/she must possess proficiency in English.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have an aggregate of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. In each of the subjects, he/she must have scored 60% marks.
  • Appearing: Only Candidates appearing in the 12th level exams or have passed 12th examination in 2019 are eligible.
For Admission into B.Pharm:
  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidate 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.
  • Appearing: Only Candidates appearing in the 12th level exams or have passed 12th examination in 2019 are eligible.

Courses Offered in Various BITS Campuses

The list of courses offered for the admission through BITS Admission Test 2020 is given below:

Courses offered at BITSAT Campuses
BITS CampusCourses offered through BITSAT
BITS, Pilani

B.E - Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing

B.Pharm

M.Sc - Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics and General studies

K.K. Birla, Goa

B.E - Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical

M.Sc - Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics and General studies

Hyderabad

B.E - Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing

B.Pharm

M.Sc - Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics

BITSAT 2020 Highlights (Basic Information)

Below given are the main or vital points of the BITSAT exam:

Examination Name

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2020

Acronym

BITSAT 2020

Conducted By

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani)

Courses Offered

Engineering (B.Tech), Pharmacy, and Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Examination Level

University Level

Examination Mode

Online

BITSAT Official Website

https://www.bits-pilani.ac.in/

Stay connected for Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2020 conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani).

Notification Regarding BITS Admission

The public is advised not to fall prey to misinformation and fake admission offers. Please read this official notification regarding BITS fake admission.

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani)

BITS Pilani is a Premium Institute of Higher Education and a recognised deemed university under section 3 of the UGC act.  BITS offers degree programmes in Engineering, Sciences, Technology, Pharmacy, Management and Humanities at Pilani campus, Goa Campus, Hyderabad Campuses and Dubai campus. The University will conduct BITSAT 2020 in May.


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BITSAT Important Dates

TitleDates
BITSAT 2020 Form Date11 Jan - 11 May 2020
BITSAT 2020 Exam Date16 Sep, 17 Sep 2020

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours

Total Marks:

450

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

Yes

NOTE:1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
1Physics403120
2Chemistry403120
3Mathematics453135
4English & Logical Reasoning25375

Instructions:English Proficiency subject will contain 15 Questions whereas, Logical Reasoning will contain 10 questions.

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Form Start Date:

11 Jan 2020

Form End Date:

11 May 2020

The last date to submit the form was on 11 May 2020
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