DSAT 2019

Exam Date : 11th May 2019 To 26th May 2019
Result Date : 16th June 2019

DSAT 2019 Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Patterns

DSAT exam

DSAT 2019 Introduction

DSAT 2019 Exam is a national level examination conducted every year by Dayananda Sagar University for the aspirants who are seeking admission for Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses.

  • AboutDayananda Sagar University, established in the year 1960 by Sri Dayananda Sagar, provides courses in Engineering, Arts and Humanities, Commerce and Management, Basic and Applied Sciences, Basic Sciences, and Health Sciences. Located in Bengaluru, Dayananda Sagar University is run by the Mahatma Gandhi Vidya Peeta Trust. The DSAT admission test is conducted annually as the entrance examination to the institute. 

  • Conducting Authority: The DSAT 2019 Exam is conducted and authorized by the Dayananda Sagar University Bengaluru.

  • Courses: The college has undergraduate courses like B-TechB-PharmBCABBAB.A Journalism and postgraduate courses like M-TechMBAM-Pharm.

  • Frequency: The DSAT 2019 is conducted just once a year.

  • Enrollment: There are 1560 and 235 seats respectively for the undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

  • Level: The examination is conducted at a national level for the eligible candidates from all over the country.

DSAT 2019 Important Details:

DSAT Exam Summary

Exam Name

Dayananda Sagar Admission Test



Conducted By

Dayananda Sagar University

Exam Date

11th May 2019 

Exam Level

National Level

Mode of Exam

Both Online/Computer Based Test (CBT) and Offline/Pen and Paper Book Test (PBT)


Once a year



Number of Questions

100 Questions

Marking Scheme

(+)1 for correct answers

Negative Marking

0 marks will be deducted for wrong response

Courses Offered

UG and PG

UG Courses Offered by DSAT 2019

The Undergraduate courses/programmes offered by Dayananda Sagar University through DSAT 2019 Exam are given in the table below:

UG Programs Offered


B. Tech – Computer Science & Engineering


B.Tech – Electronics & Communication Engg.


B.Tech – Mechanical Engineering


B.Tech – Information Technology


B.Com: Bachelor of Commerce


BBA: Bachelor of Business Administration


B.Sc: Biochemistry



B.Sc: Biotechnology

B.Sc: Microbiology



Pharm D


B.Sc (N)


PB B.Sc (N)


Bachelor of Physiotherapy ( BPT )


B.A Journalism


Bachelor of Computer Applications



PG Courses Offered by DSAT 2019

The Postgraduate courses/ programmes offered by Dayananda Sagar University through DSAT 2019 Exam are mentioned in the table below:

PG Programs Offered


M.Tech – Computer Science & Engineering

Specialization: Big Data/Internet of Things


M.Tech – Computer Science & Information Technology

Specialization: Cloud Computing


M.Tech – Electronics & Communication

Specialization: Embedded System


M.Tech – Mechanical Engineering

Specialization: Design Engg


MBA: Master of Business Management


M.Sc: Biochemistry



M.Sc: Biotechnology


M.Sc: Microbiology

M Pharma (10 Per Department)


M.Sc (N)


Masters in Physiotherapy (MPT)



DSAT 2019 Important Dates:

  • Application FormThe DSAT 2019 Application Process will open from 27th December 2018 to 20th April 2019.

  • Exam: The DSAT 2019 Exam will be conducted on 11th May 2019.

  • Results: The results of the exam will be published on the official site of DSU on 21st May 2019.

  • Counselling: DSAT 2019 Counselling will be conducted on 24th June 2019.

  • Read more about DSAT 2019 Important Dates.

DSAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualification: The candidate must have secured a minimum of 45% aggregate in 12th or its equivalent qualifying examination for UG courses. In order to be eligible for the PG courses, the candidates must have a bachelor degree or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate.

  • For UG: Applicants must have completed 10+2 or equivalent.

  • For PG: Aspirants must have completed Bachelors.

  • Age Limit: There is no age limit.

  • Domicile: All the Indian citizens, foreign or NRI candidates are eligible to attend the examination according to the DSAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria.

DSAT 2019 Registration Process:

  • Availability: The DSAT 2019 Application Form will be made available on the website of Dayananda Sagar University on 27th December 2018. The deadline for applying for the exam is 20th April 2019.

  • Payment: The application fees can be paid online or offline. The online payment can be done through the official website and offline payment should be done at the university counter.

DSAT 2019 Admit Card:

  • Availability: The candidates who have successfully applied for the exam will be awarded an admit card, downloadable from the official website of DSU.

  • Credentials: In order to download the DSAT 2019 Admit Card, the candidates should have their application number and password. 

DSAT 2019 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of exam: It is based on both online/ CBT (Computer Based Test)and offline/pen and paper-based test (PBT). There will not be any provision for the online exam and more details are provided in DSAT 2019 Exam Pattern.

  • Pattern: The question paper will consist of 100 multiple choice questions.

  • Duration: The duration of the exam will be 2 hours.

DSAT 2019 Syllabus:

  • For the undergraduate courses, the syllabus will include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English, the levels of which will be based on the examination syllabus of 10+1 and 10+2 examination syllabus.

  • For the postgraduate courses, the DSAT 2019 Syllabus will consist of general knowledge and aptitude.

DSAT 2019 Results:

  • Declaration: The DSAT 2019 Results of the exam will be declared on 21st May 2019 on the official website of DSU.

  • Credentials: The candidates must be in possession of their application number and password to know the DSAT 2019 Result.

DSAT 2019 Counselling

  • Cut-Off: The cut-off will vary depending on the course and category. The published list of cut-off will help the candidate determine his/her rank.

Dayananda Sagar University Contact

  • Address: Shavige Malleshwara Hills, Kumaraswamy Layout, Bangalore 560 078, Karnataka, India.

  • M:+91 8884399668, +91 8884399669

  • Tel:+91 80 46461800

  • E-mail: enquiry@dsu.edu.in

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Colleges which accept [DSAT]

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science), batch of 2019
26 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Well about my college, goodly to say in a word , started 4 years ago and running no less than the main branch, since I came through CET every year cutoffs are decreasing thus showing its progress, but quite easy if ur an above average scorer, college also conducts its own AT called DSAT ,this branch itself is called school of engineering has BCA course in addition and unlike other colleges mech branch has high demand than CS and others ,placements wise ...since its my third year waiting for it and most important to mention everything is centralised and autonomous institution , lastly growing ahead rapidly and can be expected to reach in top 10 colleges postion very soon

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA], batch of 2017
14 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

An entrance exam called DSAT has to be written to get admitted to the college DSAT 60%

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2019
14 Dec 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • There are many ways to join Dayananda Sagar Institutions, [DSI] Bangalore there through clearing 1. KCET 2. DSAT 3. COMEDK.
  • I took KCET to enter this college For KCET it is 27000.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2019
13 Dec 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

1). Anyone can enter our college through writing exam of DSU i.e., DSAT & even the people who get a good rank in KCET can join the college with the common fee structure.

2). I joined this university based on my KCET-2015 entrance examination engineering rank.

3). The cutoff in KCET rank for my branch(i.e., E&C) is around 23000 for general category people.

Discussion Forum

When will the Counselling process begin for DSAT?

When will the Counselling process begin for DSAT?

Asked By: omer,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Omer,

 The DSAT counselling will tentatively begin from 24th June 2018.

Click here to know about the DSAT Counselling process.

Good Luck!!

What is the age criteria to apply for DSAT?

What is the age criteria to apply for DSAT?

Asked By: neena,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

 Hi Neena,

There are no age criteria prescribed by the conducting authority of DSAT.

Click here to know about other DSAT eligibility criteria.

Good Luck!!

About college

Hello sir/mam i want to know the difference between DSI and DSU college cause i gave DSAT entrance test and result is announcing around JUNE 24, so if i get good rank in DSAT test which college will i get the admission, cause it seems there is 3 campus(DSI, DSU an DSAT ). so can you tell me which college will get admission into, and how it is done? thanking you Aditi Roy

Asked By: Aditi Roy,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Aditi,

The admission depends on the score of the exam and the cutoff of the college. To know more about the colleges which accept the DSAT score, Click Here.

Can you tell me the subject name from where DSAT exam question comes?

Can you tell me the subject name from where DSAT exam question comes?

Asked By: Swetha,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Vaishnavi,

The subject name which DSAT question paper contain is shown below:

  • General Knowledge

  • Aptitude Test

  • Logical Reasoning

  • Verbal Reasoning

  • Non-verbal Reasoning

  • English

  • Mathematics

  • Physics

  • Chemistry

To know more about DSAT exam Click Here.

Does General Awareness and Aptitude is also included in the exam syllabus?

Does General Awareness and Aptitude is also included in the exam syllabus?

Asked By: Vaishnavi,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Vaishnavi,

Yes, General Awareness and Aptitude are included in the exam syllabus. To know more click here

Does General Awareness and Aptitude is also included in the exam syllabus?

Does General Awareness and Aptitude is also included in the exam syllabus?

Asked By: Vaishnavi,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Vaishnavi,

DSAT Exam contains aptitude, general knowledge and reasoning.

To know more about DSAT exam Click Here.