Exam Date : 13th May 2019
Result Date : 20th May 2019

BITSAT 2019 Application Form, Exam Dates, Syllabus, and Pattern


BITSAT 2019 Introduction

  • About: Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani is a prestigious institution in India offering admissions for interested candidates to Integrated First Degree programs offered at BITS campuses in Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad.

  • Authority: Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani (BITS Pilani) has the authority to conduct BITSAT.

  • Mode: BITSAT is a Computer-based Test which candidates have to pass in order to secure admission at BITS campuses.

  • Courses: 

    • BITS offer admission in BE honours integrated first degree programmes offered at BITS campuses in disciplines like Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electrical and Economics, Mechanical Engineering and Chemical Engineering.

    • Apart from this, candidates can take up this examination for admission to B.Pharm honours, M.Sc honours as well as M.Sc Tech degree programmes at the institute.

  • Status: BITS, Pilani has a status of a Deemed University under Section 3 of the UGC Act. 

  • Exam Date: BITSAT 2019 will be conducted on 13th May 2019

  • Duration: BITSAT will be conducted for a duration of 3 hours i.e. 180 minutes

BITSAT 2019 Summary


BITSAT 2019 Highlights

BITSAT 2019 Highlights

Examination Name

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test



Conducted By

BITS Pilani University

Courses Offered

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

Examination Type

University Level

Examination Mode


Number of Questions


Total Marks


Marking Scheme

(+)3 marks for every correct response

(-)1 mark for every incorrect response


3 hours

Paper Medium


Seats Offered

2000+ Seats in Total

BITSAT 2019 Courses Offered

The various courses offered at different campuses of BITS are listed below:


BITS Pilani Campus







Chemical Engineering





Civil Engineering





Computer Science





Electrical and Electronics Engineering





Electronics and Communication Engineering





Electronics and Instrumental Engineering





Mechanical Engineering





Manufacturing Engineering

















Biological Sciences

























General Studies





BITSAT 2019 Important Dates

  • Application Form: BITSAT 2019 Application Form will be available on the official website from 24th December 2018 and the last date to submit the Application Form is on 18th March 2019

  • Admit Card: Admit Card will be announced by the conducting authority on the official website on 8th April 2019

  • Exam Date: BITSAT 2019 will be conducted as Computer-based Test (CBT Online) on 13th May 2019

  • Result Date: After the examination has been completed the result will be displayed on the screen as "No. of Questions with Correct Answer and Wrong Answer" and the Result will also be declared in the form of Scorecard by the authority on 20th May 2019

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Important Dates

BITSAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria 

Eligibility Criteria for BE (Hons.), M.Sc. (Hons.) and M.Sc. (Tech) Programs:

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 examination from a Govt. recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as their main subjects.

  • Must have secured a minimum of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects.

Eligibility Criteria for B. Pharm (Hons.) Programs:

  • Students must have successfully passed 10+2 examinations from a Govt. recognized board with a minimum of 75% aggregate marks.

  • Must have Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as the main subjects in Class 12

Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Eligibility

BITSAT 2019 Syllabus

  • Syllabus: There are no changes in BITSAT Syllabus. Candidates can refer their class 11 and 12 syllabi of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

  • Subjects: 40 questions are asked from Physics and Chemistry combined while 45 questions will be from Mathematics/ Biology.

  • Reference:

    • For the ease of candidates, BITSAT Mock/ Sample Test Papers and Previous Year Question Paper have been included in a separate section.

    • This will help the candidate to understand the pattern and important topics to be expected in BITSAT 2019.

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Syllabus

BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern 

  • Mode- BITSAT is conducted in online mode i.e Computer-based Test.

  • Duration- The time duration of the examination will be 3 hours i.e. 180 minutes.

  • Total Questions- 150 questions will be asked in the question paper.

  • Nature of Questions- All the question will be of Objective type.

  • Marking Scheme- For every correct answer (+) 3 marks will be awarded.

  • Negative Marking- For every incorrect response (-) 1 will be deducted.

  • Sections- Candidate has to answer questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English Proficiency, and Logical Reasoning.

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern

BITSAT 2019 Admit Card

  • Date: Admit Card will be available on the official website from 8th April 2019 which will be released by the conducting authority.

  • Download: Use BITSAT Application Number, Date of Birth and Email ID to download the Admit Card. 

  • Details: The hall ticket includes the following details: Name of the candidate, Photograph and Signature, Application Number, Test Centre details, Test date, Test time, Date of the Exam, Test slot and Exam instructions. 

  • Discrepancy: In case of any discrepancy or incorrect information in BITSAT Admit Card, report the conducting authority in time for the generation of a new admit card with correct information.

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Admit Card

BITSAT 2019 Reference Books

Candidates preparing for BITSAT 2019 must refer to the books which are mentioned below.

  1. NCERT Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (Std. XI and XII)

  2. BITSAT Explorer by MTG Learning Media Pvt. Ltd.

  3. A Complete Success Package for Online BITSAT by Arihant Experts (With CD)

  4. The Pearson Complete Guide to the BITSAT

  5. Wren & Martin for English

Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Reference Books

BITSAT 2019 Exam Centres

  • The candidates have the comfort of choosing the Exam Centre provided by the institute.

  • BITSAT 2019 is conducted in 50 cities across India and an International centre in Dubai, UAE. 

  • A candidate planning to appear for the test in India can choose a maximum of 3 Exam Center as preferences. 

  • Note: Those planning to appear for the test in Dubai centre can only be able to set the preference for one centre only. 

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Exam Centre

BITSAT 2019 Result

  • BITSAT Result will be announced online by the conducting authority on 20th May 2019

  • Result for BITSAT is released in two parts:

  • Part-1: Candidates can check their BITSAT Score just after they complete their exam. The computer screen will display the result in terms of a number of total correct answers and wrong answers along with the scores.

  • Part-2: Admit list and a Waitlist of iteration will also be released.

  • Adding to this, the college also releases a tentative score report online.

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Results

BITSAT 2019 Counselling

  • BITSAT 2019 Counselling process will commence from 27th May 2019 which will be conducted by the university authority.

  • BITSAT 2019 Counselling will be conducted through 4 phases.

  • If BITSAT 2019 total score is the same for two candidates then, the candidate who obtained higher marks in Mathematics/ Biology will be given preference in allotment of seats.

  • Direct admissions will be given to all those students who will obtain the first rank in their respective State/ Central board exams, irrespective of their BITSAT 2019 Score.

  • There is no reservation in BITSAT 2019.

  • Get more information about BITSAT 2019 Counselling

Scholarships for BITS

There are various kinds of scholarships available for the candidates but it is important to fulfil the eligibility criteria before applying for them.

Details about scholarships are given below:

  • Board Toppers- Candidates who have secured top 3 positions in 10+2 in their respective boards are given a merit scholarship of 100%, 75% and 50% of the first-semester tuition fee respectively for the first semester only.

  • Merit in Qualifying Examination

  • Students who have obtained 90% or above aggregate on the Qualifying Examination are to be given a merit scholarship of 20% of first-semester tuition fee. 

  • Students who have obtained 80% or above but less than 90% aggregate on the Qualifying Examination are to be given a merit scholarship of 15% of the first-semester tuition fee.

  • Merit in Competitive Examinations- Students who have appeared in AIEEE or IIT-JEE for admission to engineering programmes, are to be awarded scholarships ranging from 25%-75% in the first-year tuition fee depending on the score secured in the examination.

BIISAT 2019 Preparation Tips

  • Follow Proper Time Table

  • Be Aware of the Syllabus

  • Start your Preparation on Time

  • Revise frequently

  • Work on Basic Concepts

  • Improve your Skills.

BITSAT Contact Information

Conducting Body

BITS Pilani

BITSAT Full Form

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test

Exam Level


Official Website

BITSAT Helpline


BITSAT 2019 Previous Year Question Paper


Q: What is the eligibility criteria for candidates to appear for BITSAT?

Candidates should have obtained at least 75% marks in their 10+2 board examination. The institution that the candidate studied must be recognised by the government of India.

Q: Is ECE (Electronics and Communication Engineering) available in Pilani campus?

No. The course is available only in the Hyderabad campus.

Q: If multiple payments are made for a single application, will it be refunded?

Yes. The extra amount paid to a single application form will be refunded. The candidate should provide bank details through the official website.

Q: Can the BITSAT exam be rewritten by the candidate, if necessary?

Yes. The candidate can rewrite the exam provided that he/she satisfies the eligibility criteria.

Q: Is reservation system followed in BITSAT?

No. Reservation system is not followed in BITSAT.

Q: What is the eligibility criteria for candidates from other countries?

There are no separate eligibility criteria for those candidates.

Q: What is the application process for the NRI candidates?

Eligibility criteria must be satisfied by the candidates. They can apply through International students admission scheme.

Q: Does the university provide scholarship for the students?

Yes. The university provides scholarship to the students based on the marks obtained in BITSAT, IIT-JEE.

Q: What is the minimum cut-off for BITSAT?

The minimum cut-off varies from 213-378 for Pilani campus, 252-347 for Goa campus and 177-334 for Hyderabad campus. The cut-off varies for different courses.

Q: What is the eligibility criteria for candidates to apply for M.Sc?

The M.Sc program is a 4-year integrated program. Candidates can apply for M.Sc after completion of class XII. B.Sc degree is not required.

Q: How many exam centres can a candidate select?

Candidates can select 3 centres based on their preference. If the candidate opts for the exam centre in Dubai, he/she can select only one centre.

Q: How to acquire details about the exam centre?

Candidates can know all the details about the exam centre from the admit card. Candidates can avail their admit card from the official website.

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BITSAT 2019 Important Dates

BITSAT 2019 Important Dates

  • Application Form: The applications form will be available on the official website from 24th December 2018 to 18th March 2019.

  • Review Window: The reviewing will be from 15th March 2019 to 19th March 2019.

  • Test Centre Allotment: The allotment of centres for BITSAT 2019 will be done on 21st March 2019.

  • Reservation of Slots: The slots for BITSAT 2019 can be reserved from 23rd March 2019 to 5th April 2019.

  • Admit Card: The admit card for BITSAT 2019 will be available on the official website from 12th April 2019.

  • Online Test: The online test of BITSAT 2019 will be held from 13th May 2019 to 13th May 2019.

  • Admission: The admission process will depend on class 12 marks and start from 1st May 2019.

  • Admissions and Preferences: The list of preferred students will be announced from 20th May 2019 to 30th June 2019.

  • Release date of the admit list: The list of students selected will be released on 20th June 2019.

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BITSAT 2019 Eligibility

BITSAT 2019 Eligibility

  • The students should have completed 10+2.

  • The candidates should have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in class 12.

  • If the students have secured a good rank, then they are considered to be eligible for direct admission.

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BITSAT 2019 Application Process

BITSAT 2019 Application Process

  • The candidates should apply through BITSAT 2019 official website.

  • They are required to fill out the required details such as academic and contact details and submit their form.

  • The candidates can choose between Mathematics and Biology for the examination.

  • The candidates have to choose a centre for BITSAT 2019 listed in the dropbox.

  • A payment should be made for the application form, it can be done either through a credit card or a debit card.

  • An acknowledgment page must be downloaded from the website.

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BITSAT 2019 Application Form Details

BITSAT 2019 Application Form Details

  • The candidates can fill the application form on the official website of BITSAT 2019.

  • The application forms can be filled out from 24th December 2018 to 18th March 2019.

  • While filling the application form, the candidates are supposed to submit a few necessary documents such as id proof and photographs.

  • The payment of application form can be done through net banking, credit card or debit card. 

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BITSAT 2019 Admit Card

BITSAT 2019 Admit Card

  • The admit cards are issued for those who have successfully submitted their BITSAT 2019 application.

  • The candidates need to download it from the official BITSAT 2019 website.

  • While appearing for the examination, one must get an ID proof along with the admit card. 

  • The admit cards will be available on 8th April 2019.

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BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern

BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern

  • BITSAT 2019 will consist a paper with 4 sections.

  • The paper will include subjects like physics, chemistry, and mathematics/biology. It also consists sections for English Proficiency and logical reasoning.

  • The first section is for 40 marks and consists of questions in Physics.

  • The second section has questions from Chemistry and is also for 40 marks.

  • The third section tests the students on the basis of their English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning where English is for 15 marks and 10 marks is for Logical Reasoning.

  • The candidates should answer questions on the subject of mathematics or biology depending on their choice and this section is for 45 marks.

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BITSAT 2019 Syllabus

BITSAT 2019 Syllabus

  • BITSAT 2019 tests students based on their knowledge in subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Mathematics, English Proficiency, and also their logical reasoning skills.

  • The Physics section will have questions on topics such as units & measurement, kinematics, Newton's law of motion, and etc.

  • The chemistry section will have questions from topics such as states of matter, atomic structure, thermodynamics, etc.

  • Under the English section, you can expect questions from concepts such as grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension, etc.

  • The logical reasoning section is divided into two groups, the verbal reasoning category consists of topics like classification, series completion, and analogy, the non-verbal section consists of figure matrix, rule detection, and pattern perception.

  • Mathematics syllabus includes trigonometry, algebra, differential calculus, etc.

  • Biology consists of concepts such as diversity in the living world, genetics & evolution, biotechnology, and its applications, etc.

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BITSAT 2019 Results

BITSAT 2019 Results

  • The results of BITSAT 2019 will be announced on 20th May 2019.

  • After BITSAT 2019, the candidates will be put into two lists of selected candidates and waitlisted candidates.

  • The selected students will be called for counseling from 27th May 2019.


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BITSAT 2019 Counselling

BITSAT 2019 Counseling

  • The counselling will be done after the BITSAT 2019 Results are announced on 20th May 2019.

  • The candidates have to fill an additional counselling form.

  • The candidates need to bring documents such as Class 10 and Class 12 result, counselling letter, passport size photo, etc.

  • The counselling will commence from 27th May 2019.

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