BITSAT Exam Details: Dates, Application, Eligibility, Syllabus

  • 17Jan,2019

    BITSAT –Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2020 is a computer-based online test which provides admission to Integrated First Degree programs offered at BITS Pilani  campuses in Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad.

    BITSAT 2020  Application Form has been released from 5th January 2020. Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test (BITSAT 2020) is a university-level exam organized by the BITS, Pilani. It is a computer-based exam conducted for providing admission in various degree courses offered by Pilani campus, K.K. Birla Goa campus and Hyderabad campus of BITS. It is mandatory to qualify the BITSAT 2020 exam to get admission in various courses for the academic year 2020-21. Through BITSAT exam, students will get admission in BE, B.Pharma&M.Sc courses in various specializations.

    BITSAT  Exam Schedule:

    Tentative Dates
    Application form release
    4th January 2020
    Last date to submit the application
    20th March 2020
    Application editing window
    22nd – 25th March 2020
    Allotment of exam center
    27th March 2020
    Slot booking by candidates
    28th March to 8th April 2020
    The release of hall ticket
    12th April to 13th May 2020
    Exam date
    16th – 26th May 2020
    Apply for admission (the basis of 12th marks)
    16th May to 18th June 2020
    Admit list and wait for list release
    20th June 2020

    BITSAT 2020 Application Form:

    1- Students can fill the BITSAT Application form through online mode.

    2- Only one application form is accepted by each candidate.

    3- Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in JPG/JPEG format.

    4- Size of the photograph must be between 4 KB to 50 KB and signature size should be 1 KB to 30 KB.

    5- Candidates also have to submit three preferences for exam centers.

    6- The university will provide a one-time correction facility to the candidates.

    7- There is no need to send the printed application form to the university.

    BITSAT Application Fee:

    1- For Indian exam centres, the application fee will be Rs. 3150/- for male candidates and Rs. 2650/- for female candidates.

    2- For Dubai exam center, candidates have to pay Rs. 5600/- (US$80).

    3- The application fee is non-refundable.

    4- Payment can be done through debit/credit card and net banking.

    5-  Students can also pay by cash payment through generated Pay-in-Slip.

    BITSAT Eligibility Criteria:

    1- Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have passed 12th exams of 10+2 system in the year 2019 from any recognized board.

       2- Subjects: Candidates must have PCM subjects (PCB subjects for B.Pharma) with adequate proficiency in English. However, students with PCM subjects can also apply for pharmacy.

       3- Minimum Marks: In the qualifying exam candidates have obtained 75% in PCM/PCB and also have scored minimum 60% marks in each subject.

    4- Appearing Candidates: Students appearing in the 12th exams in the year 2020 are eligible to apply.


    1.If students have taken more than one attempt in the 12th class then the latest performance will be considered.

    2. Candidates who are presently studying in BITS and any of its campuses are not eligible to apply.

    BITSAT Admit Card 2020:

    1- The admit card will be provided from 12th April to 13th May 2020( tentatively). Students will be able to download the BITSAT Admit card through online.

    2- Before downloading the hall ticket, candidates have to book their slot for the exam. Candidates will be able to book their slot between 28th March to 8th April 2020.

    3- Students will not be allowed to write the exam without holding a valid admit card. BITSAT admit card will contain the candidate's name and roll number, exam center, etc.

    BITSAT Exam Pattern 2020:

    1- Candidates can check here the exam pattern of BITSAT 2019 exam:

    2- Exam Duration: 3 hours.

    3- Mode of Exam:  online mode (CBT).

    4- Type of Questions:  objective type (multiple choice questions)

    5- Sections: four sections, i.e. physics, chemistry, English proficiency & logical reasoning and Mathematics or Biology.

    6- Marking Scheme: Three marks will be provided for each correct answer.

    7- Negative Marking: One mark will be deducted for the wrong answer. No marks will be given for un-attempted questions.

    No. of Questions
    English Proficiency
    Logical Reasoning
    VMathematics/Biology (for B.Pharm)


    BITSAT 2020 Syllabus:

    The syllabus comprises of various topics like Physics, Chemistry, English Proficiency and Logical reasoning, and Mathematics/Biology. It is based on current NCERT syllabus.


    Units & Measurement, Newton’s Laws of Motion, Work and Energy, Kinematics, Impulse and Momentum, Rotational Motion, Mechanics of Solids and Fluids, Gravitation, Waves, Oscillations, Electrostatics, Heat, and Thermodynamics, etc.


    States of Matter, Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure, Atomic Structure, Physical and Chemical Equilibria, Thermodynamics, Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry, Hydrogen and s-block elements, Surface Chemistry, etc.

    English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning:

    Grammar, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Composition, Verbal Reasoning, Nonverbal Reasoning, Detecting  Missing  Links, Following Directions, Classifying Words, etc.


    Algebra, Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry, Differential calculus, Trigonometry, Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry, Integral calculus, Probability, Ordinary Differential Equations, Statistics, Vectors, Mathematical modeling, and Linear Programming.


    Diversity in Living World, Genetics and Evolution, Cell: The Unit of Life; Structure and Function, Structure and Function –Animals & Plants, Reproduction, Growth and Movement in Plants, Ecology and Environment, Reproduction and Development in Humans, Biotechnology and its Applications, Biology and Human Welfare.

    BITSAT Result 2020:

    After the completion of the BITSAT exam, the result will be announced. Candidates will be able to check their result on the next day of the exam date.

    BITSAT Results will contain the total secured marks along with the number of total correct answers and wrong answers. Candidates will not be permitted to repeat the test for the same year.

    BITSAT Admission 2020:

    Candidates who will appear in the BITSAT exam are required to submit an admission application with 12th marks and preferences. The application can be submitted between 16th May to 18th June 2020. BITSAT 2020 Admissions will be done through online mode.

    Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks scored in the entrance exam. It will be prepared separately for various courses. Admission list will be released on 20th June 2020

    Seats will be allotted to candidates on the basis of marks scored in the entrance exam, category, filled preferences and availability of seats. After the seat allotment, candidates have to report to the allotted campus for further admission process.

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