Jan. 16, 2019

Important for BITSAT 2019

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test
Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test


Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test, Pilani will conduct BITSAT 2019 in third/fourth week of May in online mode only, for those candidates who are seeking admission to undergraduate engineering programmes offered by the Institute will have fill the application form of BITSAT 2019 in online mode. Authorities of BITSAT will release the application form tentatively from third week of December 2018. Along with the form candidates will need to pay the application fees either through net banking, credit/debit card or through other options.

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However, before filling the application form, candidates are advised to go through BITSAT eligibility criteria 2019 once, as prescribed by the authorities. From fourth week of March, candidates will be able to book their slot for BITSAT 2019. Once the slot booking is completed, candidates can download their entrance exams admit card. Authorities will announce the result of BITSAT 2019 in two form that is: one immediately after the completion of test in the form of score and another in the form of admit or wait list. BITSAT is the gateway for admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes of Engineering across the 3 campuses of BITS, located at Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. For the details about the BITSAT 2019 go through this article.

Exam Overview:

Exam name

BITS admission test

Exam category

Undergraduate (UG)

Exam level


Conducting Body

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani

Commonly known as


Programmes covered


Exam Duration

3 hours

Examination Mode


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Important Dates:

Candidates preparing for this entrance exam should know the important dates of BITSAT 2019. Dates which are given in the below table are tentative. As soon as the important date of BITSAT 2019 is announced by the authorities, this table will be updated. Candidates can check the important dates of BITSAT from the below table:




Commencement of application form

Third week of December 2018

Last date to apply for BITSAT 2019

Third week of March 2019

Availability of application correction window

Second week of March 2019

Test centre allotment & announcement to candidates

Third week of March 2019

Start date for slot booking

Fourth week of March 2019

Availability of hall ticket

Second week of April 2019


Third to last week of to May 2019

Release of BITSAT Score

Third week of May 2019

Start of admissions based on class 12 marks

From first week of May to third week of June 2019

Start of counselling registration

Fourth week of May 2019

Deadline to receive completed application form with fee

Third week of June 2019

Announcement of admit and wait list after Iteration 1

Third week of June 2019

Admission after Iteration II

Fourth week of June 2019

Admission after Iteration III

Second week of July 2019

Admission after Iteration IV

Third week of July 2019

Admission after Iteration V

Fourth week of July 2019

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates who are preparing for this entrance exam must meet the eligibility criteria as prescribed by the authorities. The eligibility criteria of BITSAT 2019 carries some parameters like age limit, qualifying examination, nationality etc. on the basis of which candidates/students will be eligible to write the entrance test.

  • Qualifying Examination: Candidates must have cleared 10+2 exam from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent.

  • Qualifying Subjects Along with the Examination: Candidates appearing for BITSAT 2019 must cleared 10+2 exam or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.

  • Qualifying Marks: Candidate must scored a minimum of 75% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. In case candidate has opt for Biology in BITSAT 2019, he/she should have scored a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects. Also, candidates need to make sure that they have score at least 60% marks in each of the Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics/Biology subjects.

  • Age Criteria: Candidates who will be appearing for 10+2 exam in 2019 or who have cleared the examination in 2018 are only eligible for this examination.


*Note: Those candidates who will obtain Rank 1 in state or central boards in India will be offered seats of their choice, irrespective of their rank secured in BITSAT 2019. So, these candidates must make sure that they should meet all the above-mentioned BITSAT eligibility criteria 2019.

Application Form:

Application form of BITSAT 2019 will be available tentatively from third week of December 2018. BITSAT application form will be filled online where as candidates need to submit their details like education qualifying marks ,qualification, name, gender, communication address, contact information etc. Along the form, candidates have to pay the application fees of BITSAT 2019 as requisite by the authorizes. Also, in that case if any candidate commit any error while filling BITSAT application form 2019 can rectify it using the facility of editing/updating. The correction window for editing the application form will be made available to the candidates tentatively in second week of March. Below steps will help to fill the application form.


Step 1: Get register and fill details like personal, academic, contact, email id etc,

Step 2: Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in prescribed format

Step 3: Pay application fee in online mode (netbanking, credit/debit card)


Application Fee:


Application Fee (Rs)

For male candidates


For female candidates


For male/female candidates opting for Dubai exam centre

US $70 (Rs 4500)


Exam Centres

BITS Pilani will be conducting entrance test in various cities/states all across the India, which will be known as BITSAT 2019 exam centres. These exam centres of will be decided by the concerned authorities itself. Earlier, BITSAT 2019 was held in 50 cities including Dubai. Candidates will have to fill the exam centre of BITSAT 2019 while filling application form. Candidates can choose 3 exam centres for examination, in order of their preference and convenience. And those candidates opting for Dubai exam centre of BITSAT 2019 can only choose one centre.

Exam Pattern

Exam pattern of BITSAT 2019 will help candidates to know about the marking scheme, type of questions that will be asked, mode and examination and many more. Here are few exam pattern which will definitely help candidates for their preparation:



Mode of Examination


Number of Questions


Sections in Question Paper

4 (Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning)

Duration of Examination

3 hours

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Marking scheme

Every correct answer will be given 3 marks, while incorrect answer will fetch (-1) and unattempted questions were given no marks.


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