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Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa Reviews

8.1 / 10

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Emerald
Emerald
mba in healthcare management , batch of 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission process for goa institute of mangement starts with entrance tests ( CAT,CMAT,GMAT,XAT) . after passing their criteria of entrance tests there is a group discussion round with other students, followed by a personal interview.

if you meet all these criteria you could also end up getting a spot offer . 



Sherlock
Sherlock
Bachelor of Engineering [BE], batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
6/10

Waves the cultural fest is the main festival. Clubs on campus are not worth. They just exist for outings and other bullshit stuff. They hardly do any work.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10

16 hostels in total with nice infrastructure and fees per month being 22k(INR) P.A. No PGs allowed. All students have to stay on the campus in the hostels. Foor is bullshit. Only a day or two is good in a month. Cost per meal is Rs.40(INR). Classrooms, Labs, and academic buildings are good and wifi is also good. Works fine but the only problem is the internet limit with 2GB of data per day.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

Dialy routine is excellent. Students have the freedom to choose time table suiting them. Projects and assignments are minimum allowing students to work in their own interest. Teachers are good but not that good. They teach as they wish.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
4/10

Fees are high, of about 4 lakhs(INR) per annum. Scholarships are available on the basis of CGPA attained. Some people do apply for loans. Easiest can be done by SBI bank within the campus.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

Average salary this year for CSE branch went to 22 lakhs(INR) P.A. with 100 percent placement.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The year of your class 12 boards and the following year. The entrance exam is  BITSAT. Cutoffs vary every year with the number of seats.



Kurmanadh
Kurmanadh
B.E hons Electronics and Instrumentation, batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

We have clubs like a Dance club, Drama club, cricket club, Basketball club, Nirmaan, Abhigyaan, Udaan and Divya.

 

 


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

We have 14 hostels (12 boys + 2 girls) on our campus. Each student gets his/her own room. Hostel room provides all necessary furniture and every hostel has a common room.

We have 2 messes on our campus along with 4 to 5  food outlets. Mess fee is INR 110 per day for your breakfast, lunch and dinner together. Standard of classrooms, lecture halls and lab infrastructure is pretty much high.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

Students are supposed to attend 4 lectures and lab sessions a day. We have zero attendance policy. You can decide whether to attend a lecture or to invest your time in other productive work for career development. The student even has the flexibility to adjust his/her own timetable and choose instructor also. Apart from compulsory courses, student has to complete 3 humanities and 4 disciplinary electives and 5 open electives (courses of any other branch/department if you are interested).


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

The fee is INR 1,80,000 per semester. Students under 6 lakh annual income can apply for merit cum need scholarship. Merit Students can apply for the merit scholarship. Students from the weak economic background can apply for student aid fund. Educational loans are provided on the campus itself. We have a branch of SBI on the campus itself.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

I am currently doing my internship in Ideas with INR 25,000 as a stipend. We have good placements. Bits have a very strong alumni network all over the world.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Candidate must clear the BITSAT exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute to get admission in this college. Minimum 300 cutoff mark is required.



Shreyansh
Shreyansh
Bachelor of Engineering [BE], batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

Class timing is from 9 am to 5 pm. Excellent quality and method of teaching. Awesome experience in college.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

The course fee is 2 lakh overall. A scholarship is available for students scoring above 9 CGPA grade. Yes, a loan is needed and it is very easily available from SBI.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
10/10

I have not done an internship. Microsoft, Google, Flipkart, Amazon, and Snell are some companies that come for placements with an average salary package of 12 lakhs per annum and the highest package was 1.44 crore per annum. There is 100% placement record. I don't know about the alumni network.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria is a minimum of 75% in 12th board exam. I gave the BITSAT entrance exam.



Prasanta
Prasanta
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Analytical Chemistry), batch of 2018
PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

With advance knowledge, there are good job opportunities.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

The academic career in science is excellent.



Jay
Jay
elactrical, batch of 2020
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10
  • The infrastructure of Birla Institute of Technology and Science is good.


Nikhar
Nikhar
Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science has various fests out of which Waves (3rd Biggest Cultural college fest in India), Quarks [One of biggest Techfest], SPREE [India’s Biggest college sports fest] are very well known.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10
  •  The infrastructure at the college is good.
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science provides hostel facilities. 

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
6/10
  • The overall teaching methodology is good in Birla Institute of Technology and Science.
  • The courses include multiple components including projects, presentations and open book exams Attendance is not mandatory although there is some weightage for it in exams Also electives from other disciplines can be easily taken.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10
  • The Course fee at Birla Institute of Technology and Science is approximately for the entire course including everything for the four years that you stay in the college is around 15-16 lakhs.
  • Institute provides merit scholarships and also merit cum need scholarships for the needy students.
  • Loans can easily be obtained by a student studying in Bits from SBI without any collateral.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10
  • In Birla Institute of Technology and Science Students get placed in companies like Shell, Schlumberger, Zuari Industries etc. Bharat Petroleum, IOCL etc. The average, packages are around 6.5-7 lakhs p.a

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • Entrance exam for selection is Birla Institute of Technology and Science is solely Bitsat conducted by BITS every year for all engineering aspirants.
  • Typically the cutoff for selection via Bitsat in B.E Chemical is close to 300 out of 450.


Nikhil
Nikhil
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2020
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10
  • Course fee at Birla Institute of Technology and Science as of 2016 is around Rs. 3 lakhs including accommodation. The course fee is subject to increase around 10% every year.
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science provide a scholarship to students in two forms, one is Merit scholarship while the other is Merit cum need a scholarship. Anyone having a family income of less than Rs. 6 lakhs can apply for merit cum need a scholarship. The top 1% of the batch gets merit scholarship so its quite tough to get this scholarship.
  • Yes, loans are needed and they are sanctioned easily. Being one of the top colleges of India most of the banks sanction the loan easily. The most preferred one is SBI SCHOLAR Loan. 

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
10/10
  • I am in my first year so I haven't done any internship yet. But bits has a practice school system, under which it gives industrial exposure to each and every student. Various companies are shortlisted for this industrial exposure including the IT giants such as Amazon, Microsoft and much more. The likes of Mercedes Benz, American express, Shell, Tata, and much bigger names give the students of industrial exposure.
  • Companies like Goldman Sach, JP Morgan, Morgan Stance, also hire from Birla Institute of Technology and Science. Shell, Schlumberger also come to the campus. IT giants be it google, Amazon, Flipkart, Accenture, Microsoft also come to the campus.
  • Highest salary reported in 2014 was around Rs. 1 crore 44 lakhs, however, that of 2015 is not disclosed yet.
  • Average salary of chemical is around Rs. 7 lakhs while for Computer Science it hovers around Rs. 19.5 lakhs.
  • The alumni network of bits is quite strong. 

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • For admission to all programmes (except B.Pharma) in Birla Institute of Technology and Science: Candidates must have passed 12th or equivalent exam from any recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English Subjects For admission in B.Pharma: Candidates must have cleared 12th or equivalent exam with PCB or PCM group with English subject.
  • Candidates must have obtained 75% marks in PCB or PCM group. Candidates appearing in qualifying exam are also eligible to apply.
  • Aspirants who have passed 12th or equivalent exam in 2015 or earlier are not eligible to apply.
  • The BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test) is a university level entrance test organized by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani. It is organized to provide admission in first-year degree in various UG and PG programs like B.Tech, B.Pharma and M.Sc courses.
  • The BITS offers admission in three campuses i.e. BITS Pilani Campus, K. K. Birla Goa Campus, and Hyderabad Campus.
  • The exam is conducted once in a year through CBT (Computer Based Test) during the month of May. 


bitsian
Bitsian
Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10
  • Countless clubs and departments for every field present at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa.
  • Life experience at campus is amazing.
  • College has tech fest(quark), cultural fest(waves), sports fest(spree) as well as coalescence.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10
  • Hostel with nice single rooms for everyone is available at affordable price of Rs. 2000 and have nice facilities including free WiFi, indoor games, internet etc at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa.
  • Food is good at reasonable cost at Rs. 40 per meal and Rs. 30 for breakfast.
  • The campus has a decent library with many books.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10
  • Overall experience is nice at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa.
  • A variety of teachers ranging from below average to excellent is present.
  • Overall teaching is good.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
8/10
  • Course fee per year in Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa is approximately Rs. 3 lakhs.
  • The Scholarship on basis of merit for economically backward students is available Which covers till 80% of the fee.
  • Around 20% of students get a scholarship every year.
  • Loans are easily available.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa has a strong alumni network.
  • The highest package is Rs. 1.44 crore.
  • The average salary is around Rs. 8 lakhs. Around 90% students get placed.
  • Every big company like Google, Microsoft, oracle, intel, texas, Goldman Sachs etc visit the campus every year.

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • To get a seat in Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa you have to give BITSAT and score the minimum cutoff.
  • The admission process is based on the score of BITSAT and you should have more than 75% in board exams.
  • The cutoff of for my branch (electronics and instrumentation) was around 315 in Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa campus.


Shivin
Shivin
M.Sc (Maths) + B.E. (Computer Science) , batch of 2020
PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

A lot of famous companies from various sectors come in Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS ] South Goa for placements, providing ample of opportunities to students.

Salary figures are pretty decent. Besides core branches, companies looking for management and finance aspects also come.

The Alumni network is great and is managed efficiently.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
6/10

Fees is a little high, being a private college. It does provide ample facilities.

There are 2 types of scholarships available, based on merit and economic status of students. The merit ones are pretty hard to get and only 8-10 students get them.

There is a SBI bank on campus, and all fee/loan problems are managed from there itself.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10

 

Daily routine isn't very hectic. Attendance is 0% and hence totally depends on the student as to how much time he'd want to devote in classes. Teachers are good and supportive, and research environment is pretty great. Overall experience is brilliant.