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Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test 2020

Online Mode, Pen & Paper Mode

SAAT Basic Information

  • Examination Modes:Online Mode, Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Shiksha O Anusandhan (SA)
  • Courses:B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA
  • Streams:Engineering, Management

SAAT 2020: Result (Out), Counselling, Admission Process

Updated On - August 17 2020 by Swagota Nandi

SAAT 2020 Result has been declared on 16 August for B.Tech. However, for other programmes the result will be out on 23 August 2020. It is also known as Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test will be conducted by Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University. SAAT exam is organized at the university level through which the candidates are offered admissions into various under-graduate and postgraduate courses. The programmes offered through this entrance test are: B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Sc (Nursing), B.Sc (Agriculture), M.Sc (Agriculture) etc. whereas, candidates are offered admission into Medical and Dental programmes based on the score in NEET entrance test. This exam is conducted every year in both online and offline mode. The interested candidates can go through the complete article below to know about the SAAT 2020 Application Form, Eligibility, Admit Card, Syllabus, etc.

Latest Updates

  • The Result for B.Tech will be announced on 16 August & for other courses on 23 August 2020.
  • SAAT 2020 e-counselling will be done online from 17 August 2020.

SAAT 2020 Result

SAAT 2020 Result will be announced online. The information about SAAT Result 2020 is provided in this section given below:
  • For checking the results the candidates need to enter their roll no and details.
  • All the candidates qualifying and scoring more than the cut off will get the scorecard.
  • The rank card will have the following information: candidates name, roll number, category, total percentage secured, qualifying status, counselling round dates etc.
  • Only, those candidates who will qualify the SAAT test will have their names in the merit list and afterwards would be called for the further counselling process.

SAAT 2020 Counselling

 The candidates can get all the relevant information about SAAT 2020 Counselling through below given details:
  • The counselling round for SAAT will be organized through online/offline mode which will depend on performance and score of the candidate. 
  • The applicants will we informed about the counselling process in detail and the schedule after the ranks will be declared online.
  • The applicant's documents will also be verified during the counselling process.
  • The candidates who will be finally selected after counselling process will be given the admission to SOA University.

SAAT 2020 Application Form

SAAT 2020 exam Application Form has started from 01 January 2020 and can be filled on the official website of the university. Last date for filling the SAAT 2020 application form is 05 August 2020. The candidates can check the complete details regarding SAAT application form 2020 through below details:
Filling process of online application form includes the following steps:
  1. Registering online
  2. Filling up the academic and personal details
  3. Candidates need to upload the scanned image of their photograph and signature.
  4. Candidates can keep the soft copy of Photo to upload during filling up the application form.
  5. Candidates need to fill their whole details including personal & professional.
  6. After filling all the details carefully candidates can click on the submit button for registering the application form.
  7. Candidates can submit their application form through online mode only.
  8. Candidates need to fill the application form very carefully and submit the same before the deadline to avoid the rejection of their application forms later.
  9. Documents required for filling the application form:
    • Recent passport size photograph
    • Valid Id proof

SAAT 2020 Application Fee 

Candidates do not have to pay any application fee for SAAT 2020 exam.

SAAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Admission test SAAT eligibility criteria 2020 is given below. The candidates need to fullfil the given criteria to appear in the exam. Candidates can check their eligibility through below given points
 B.Tech programme or Dual Degree Engineering eligibility criteria:
  • Qualification Criteria: The applicants must have cleared their 12th standard exam or any other exam equivalent to it from a recognized university or board.
  • Minimum Marks requirement: The general category candidates need to have at least 45% score and SC / ST / OBC category candidates need to have a 40% score in 12th standard exams.
  • Compulsory Subjects: The candidates who are applying need to pass 12th class with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
  • Appearing eligibility: Candidates appearing in class 12 are also eligible to apply for the SAAT exam
B.Sc Agriculture eligibility criteria:
  • Qualification Criteria: The applicants must have cleared their 12th standard exam or any other exam equivalent to it from a recognized university or board.
  • Minimum Marks requirement: The general category candidates need to have at least 50% score and SC / ST / OBC category candidates need to have a 40% score in 12th standard exams.
  • Age Criteria: Applying candidates must have their age between 17years to 23 years as on 30 December 2020. 
 B.Sc. in Nursing (Basic) eligibility criteria:
  • Lower age limit: Candidate must be at least 17 years as on 31 Dec 2019.
  • General: Candidate must have qualified 10+2 with a minimum of 45% aggregate.
  • SC/ST/OBC: Candidate must have qualified 10+2 with a minimum of 40% aggregate.
For M.Tech Programme: 
  • Qualification Criteria: The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in M.Sc, Engineering / Technology, AMIE, MCA or any other exam equivalent to it from a recognized board or university.
  • Minimum Marks requirement: The candidates need to have a minimum of 50% score in the qualifying exam.
 BA LLB and BBA LLB eligibility criteria:
  • General: Candidate must have cleared 10+2 from a recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate.
  • OBC: Candidate must have cleared 10+2 from a recognized board with a minimum of 42% aggregate.
  • SC/ST/PH: Candidate must have cleared 10+2 from a recognized board with a minimum of 40% aggregate.

SAAT 2020 Admit Card

SAAT 2020 Admit Card will be available on the official website. Candidates can check the information regarding the SAAT admit card 2020 through below details
  • The Siksha ‘O’ Anushandhan University will be releasing the admit card on their official website through online mode only.
  • For downloading SAAT admit card candidates need to login by using user name and password.
  • The admit card or hall ticket will include candidate name, roll number, registration id, photograph, exam centre and test schedule.
  • Candidate should carefully check the hall ticket received. If in case of any discrepancy the candidate should immediately contact the helpline available on the official website.
  • The candidates also need to take the to admit card and a valid photo id proof with them on the exam day.
  • The candidates will not be permitted to enter inside the exam hall without their admit card and photo id proof.
  • Candidates must keep the hall ticket save for future correspondence.

SAAT 2020 Exam Pattern

The applicants need to know all about the SAAT 2020 Exam Pattern. The candidates must have complete information about the SAAT exam pattern 2020. This will help the candidates to prepare for the exam in a structured manner and be aware of the SAAT question paper 2020. The details about the exam pattern are given below:
Below is the exam pattern for SAAT 2020 examination
Mode of ExamOnline (CBT) and Offline (PBT)
Question TypeMultiple Choice Questions (Objective)
Total number of Questions120
Duration120 minutes (Two hours)
Total Marks480
Marking Scheme
+4 for the correct answer and -1 for the wrong answer (OFFLINE)
+1 for every correct answer and no negative marking (ONLINE)

Candidates can refer to the exam pattern and prepare for the exam accordingly. For further information regarding the exam, pattern candidate can refer to the official website. 

SAAT 2020 Syllabus

The candidates must be completely aware of the SAAT 2020 Syllabus so that they can carefully cover every topic for the exam, and ensure that they do not miss any topic while preparing for the exam. 
  • The SAAT Syllabus 2020 will vary according to the course for which the candidate has opted.
  • The syllabus for undergraduate programmes includes topics from 12th class syllabus and for postgraduate programmes, the syllabus includes the topics from the graduation degree.
The detailed syllabus for B.Tech / Nursing / B.Sc. Agriculture/ B.Pharm programmes for various subjects are given below:
  • Physics and measurement
  • Kinematics
  • Law of motion
  • Work, Energy and power
  • Rotational motion
  • Gravitation
  • Thermodynamics
  • Properties of solid, liquid and gases
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Electronic Devices
  • Communication Systems, etc.
  • Matter and its nature
  • Dalton’s atomic theory; Concept of atom, molecule, element and compound
  • Physical quantities and their measurements in Chemistry
  • Solutions
  • Equilibrium
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Hydrogen
  • Block elements
  • Co-ordination compounds, etc.
  • Complex numbers as ordered pairs of reals
  • Representation of complex numbers and their representation in a plane
  • Argand diagram
  • algebra of complex numbers
  • modulus and argument
  • differential equations
  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Vector Algebra
  • Trigonometry etc.
  • Open circulation
  • The closed circulatory system in man
  • Structure of Heart
  • Cardiac cycle
  • Arteries & veins
  • capillaries
  • portal system
  • coronary circulation
  • blood pressure
  • plant cell
  • Environmental biology
  • botany and human welfare
  • animal world
  • Locomotion
  • Types of respiration
  • Types of circulation, etc.

SAAT 2020 Preparation Tips

Following are SAAT 2020 Preparation Tips for the applicants that will help them during their preparation:
  • The candidates need to have complete information about the exam pattern and syllabus, marking scheme.
  • The candidates must have a good set of books that contains all the relevant and syllabus-wise topics.
  • The candidates need to practice questions from suitable study material.
  • The candidates need to solve all the sample papers and previous year question papers in good number.
  • The applicants need to make a suitable time-table and give equal time to each subject.
  • The applicants need to focus on the subject in which they find more difficult.
  • The candidates should have a balanced diet.
  • The candidates need to stay motivated and have self- confidence.  
  • Candidate should carefully prepare for the exam

SAAT 2020 Exam Centres

Candidates can check the exam centres of SAAT admission test 2020 from the given below information

List of offline centres
 Offline centres of SAAT 2020 
In Odisha
  • List of Online centres
SAAT 2020 online centres 
Andhra Pradesh3
Jammu & Kashmir1
Madhya Pradesh2
Tamil Nadu1
Uttar Pradesh3
West Bengal3

Candidates can check the SAAT centres and can choose the exam centre acoording to their choice

SAAT 2020 Highlights

Candidates can check the highlights of the Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT) 2020 through below details
Below is the table for SAAT exam 2020 highlights
Exam Name

SAAT 2020

Conducting Body
Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University

University Level

B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Sc (Nursing), B.Sc (Agriculture), M.Sc (Agriculture), etc.
Official website

Exam Mode

Online (CBT) and Offline (PBT)

Exam Purpose
To offer admission in various under-graduate and post-graduate courses such as B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Sc (Nursing), B.Sc (Agriculture), M.Sc (Agriculture) etc

About Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test(SAAT 2020)

SAAT is conducted to to give admissions to the candidates from different parts of the countries in various UG and PG courses. SAAT 2020 will be the Twelveth edition of this entrance test. 

About Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (Deemed to be University) has found a place among 60 better performing institutions of higher learning in the country which have been granted special status by the central government, enabling them in starting new courses and setting up off-campus centres without requiring to obtain approvals.

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SAAT Important Dates

SAAT 2020 Form Date02 Jan - 11 Aug 2020
SAAT 2020 Admit card01 Jan - 04 Aug 2020
SAAT 2020 Exam Date03 Aug - 14 Aug 2020
SAAT 2020 Result 17 Aug 2020
Counselling for B.Tech17 Aug 2020

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


NOTE:1 Mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.


Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

02 Jan 2020

Form End Date:

11 Aug 2020

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