BITSAT 2019: BITSAT is one of the most reputed examination conducted for admission to engineering courses. BITSAT 2019 date of exam and other important events is given in this article. Check out the full procedure of BITSAT 2019 application form filling and submission, BITSAT 2019 slot booking and BITSAT admit card 2019. The BITSAT exam pattern of 2019 and BITSAT 2019 syllabus are also provided for all candidates who are going to appear in the BITSAT 2019 exam.
The Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) is a university-level examination conducted by one of the 3 BITS campuses i.e. BITS Pilani. The exam is a gateway for admission to various degree programmes offered by the three BITS campuses namely BITS Pilani, KK Birla Goa campus and BITS Hyderabad. BITSAT is conducted in an online computer based mode and around three lakh candidates take this entrance examination every year. Aspiring candidates must also know that through BITSAT, candidates will be able to get admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes of Engineering. To know more about BITSAT that will be held for the academic session of 2019-19, go through this article.
- 1 Facts about BITSAT 2019
- 2 BITSAT 2019 Important Dates
- 3 Eligibility Criteria
- 4 BITSAT 2019 Application Form
- 5 BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern
- 6 BITSAT Syllabus 2019
- 7 BITSAT 2019 Slot Booking
- 8 BITSAT 2019 Hall Ticket
- 9 BITSAT 2019 Results
- 10 BITSAT 2019 Cut-off
- 11 BITSAT 2019 Counselling and Seat Allotment
- 12 BITSAT 2019 Exam Centers
Facts about BITSAT 2019
- Name of the examination – BITSAT
- Exam conducting body – BITS, Pilani
- Category of Examination – Undergraduate
- level of the examination – University level
- Mode of the exam – Online (computer based)
BITSAT 2019 Important Dates
The BITSAT 2019 tentative dates have been given below:
Release of the Application form
|3rd week of December 2019|
Last Date to submit the application
|2nd week of March 2019|
Window to edit application
|2nd to 3rd week of March 2019|
Allotment of exam Centers
|4th week of March 2019|
Slot Booking starts
|4th week of March to 1st week of April 2019|
Release of Hall Ticket
|2nd week of April to 2nd week of May 2019|
|3rd week to last week of May 2019|
Release of BITSAT scores
|3rd week of May 2019|
Apply for admission with 12th Marks
|1st week of May to 3rd week of June 2019|
Release of admit and wait list
|3rd week of June 2019|
Prior to filling up the application form, candidates must make sure that they possess all the eligibility criteria as laid down by the exam conducting authority. The Eligibility criteria are conditions based on certain parameters like age, nationality, educational qualification, etc. Check out the BITSAT 2019 Eligibility criteria listed below:
- Passed class 10+2 from a recognized board in the year 2019.
- Studied Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects (PCB for Students opting for B. Pharma) with proficiency in English.
- Scored at least 75% marks in PCM/PCB and must have scored a minimum of 60% in each subject.
- Candidates appearing for class 12th examination in 2019 are also eligible to apply.
- If taken more than one attempt in the class 12th examination, then the latest performance will be considered.
- Candidates studying in BITS currently are not eligible for admission.
BITSAT 2019 Application Form
Aspiring candidates will be required to fill and submit the BITSAT 2019 application form of BITSAT that will be released in the 3rd week of December 2019. The application form will be available in the online mode only. Applicants have to first register on the official website to fill the BITSAT 2019 Application form. The Applicant has to upload the scanned of the image of his/her photograph and signature in the correct specifications. The BITSAT 2019 application form fee will vary according to the category of the candidate. Payment can be done through debit/credit card and net banking. Candidates can also pay through cash through the generated Pay-in-Slip.
BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern
The BITSAT 2019 Exam pattern usually includes the information about the mode and duration of the exam and the exam pattern details like the number of questions, sections of the examination, the marking scheme, etc. Check the detailed BITSAT 2019 exam pattern listed below:
- BITSAT 2019 will be conducted in fully computer-based mode.
- The exam will be held for a duration of 3 hours.
- There will be objective type (multiple choice) questions in the BITSAT examination.
- Questions will be asked from four sections – physics, chemistry, English proficiency & logical reasoning and Mathematics or Biology.
- BITSAT 2019 question paper will carry 150 questions in total.
- 3 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for incorrect answers.
|Sections||Subject||No of Questions|
|Part III||(a) English Proficiency||15|
|(b) Logical Reasoning||10|
|Part IV||Mathematics/Biology (For B. Pharm)||45|
BITSAT Syllabus 2019
The BITSAT 2019 syllabus will comprise of various topics from Physics, Chemistry, English proficiency & logical reasoning and Mathematics or Biology. Candidates must know that syllabus will be based on the NCERT level of the exam. BITSAT 2019 Syllabus is given below:
Physics – 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.
Chemistry – 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 and Logical Reasoning – Grammar, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Composition, Verbal Reasoning, Nonverbal Reasoning, Detecting Missing Links, Following Directions, Classifying Words, etc.
Biology– 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.
Mathematics – 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.
BITSAT 2019 Slot Booking
Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test is an online computer based test. Therefore candidates will be required to first book a slot for the exam. The slot booking will start from the 4th week of March till the 1st week of April 2019. BITSAT 2019 slot booking includes selecting/choosing time, date and exam center for appearing in the test. Candidates must note that slot booking of BITSAT 2019 is an important procedure as candidates will be able to download the admit card only after they have booked a slot for the exam. To book a slot for the exam, candidates will be required to enter details like the application number, gender, date of birth and registered email Id.
BITSAT 2019 Hall Ticket
The BITSAT 2019 Hall Ticket will be available from 2nd week of April to 2nd week of May 2019. The hall ticket which is also known as the admit card is one of the most important documents that the candidate must carry to the exam center on the day of the exam. Without the admit card, candidates will not be allowed to take the examination. BITSAT 2019 Hall ticket will act as a proof of identity of the candidate and will carry important information like the name of the candidate, the details of examination center like the name and address, the exam date and timing, the photograph and signature of the candidate, etc. Applicants must mandatorily carry the exam hall ticket and must preserve it even after the BITSAT 2019 examination is over.
BITSAT 2019 Results
After BITSAT 2019 has been concluded, the results of the same will be published. Candidates will be able to check their scores either on the next day of the exam or in a few days after the exam has been concluded. BITS Pilani which is the exam conducting authority will announce the BITSAT 2019 results in the online mode for all the candidates who have taken the BITSAT 2019. The result of the candidate will contain the total marks obtained by the candidate along with the number of correct answers and wrong answers. The candidate will be required enter their roll number to check the result. One merit list will be released for B. Pharma course and one merit list will be released for other courses.
BITSAT 2019 Cut-off
The BITSAT 2019 cut-off will be released by BITS, Pilani. The cut-off is the minimum marks required by a candidate to in order to be considered eligible for admission process. The cut-off will be released branch wise and those who score below the cut-off will not be considered for admission. Candidates must, therefore, the score equal to or more than the cut-off. Interested Candidates can check the cutoff of iteration rounds and cutoff scores of previous years.
BITSAT 2019 Counselling and Seat Allotment
After the results of BITSAT have been announced, candidates will be called for BITSAT 2019 Counselling and seat allotment procedure. To participate in the BITSAT counselling 2019, the candidates have to apply and fill the application form for the admission. Candidates will be required to select the preferences and choice of Institute and course. The Seat allotment of BITSAT 2019 will take place in the form of iteration rounds. Once the application procedure is over, BITS Pilani will tentatively start the seat allotment. To confirm the admission, students have to report to the allotted college with the required documents and fees.
BITSAT 2019 Exam Centers
The exam centers of BITSAT 2019 will be released by BITS Pilani. The exam centers are venues that the candidates can choose to take the BITSAT 2019 in and will include cities in India as well as Dubai. BITSAT 2019 is expected to be conducted in 50 cities across India and Dubai. The list of some of the expected BITSAT 2019 exam centers is given here.
- Goa Campus of BITS