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BITSAT 2018 will be organized by BITS Pilani. It will be held in computer based test mode. Birla Institute of Technology and Science offers Integrated First Degree programs in BITS Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad, as well as Dubai campuses. BITS admission is not only through BITSAT exam, but also direct admission will be offered to board toppers. BITSAT 2018 advertisement is likely to release in last week of December 2017. Eligible students can fill BITSAT 2018 application form and appear in exam for admission 2018-19. Get here complete details of BITSAT 2018 including important dates, application form, admit card, result, cut off, syllabus, books, preparation.

Exam dates of BITSAT 2018 are looked forward to be in May. Examination will be held in around 47 cities.


BITSAT 2018 is national level entrance exam for admission to academic session 2018-2019 in Integrated First Degree Programmes of BITS Pilani Campuses in Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. Also, one who appears in BITSAT exam can also apply for BITS Dubai campus.

BITSAT 2018 Important Dates

Note BITSAT 2018 important dates (which BITS Pilani will announce officially). In the first place, candidates must fill application form before last date. When form is filled, then those who have applied can book test slot for BITSAT 2018. In time, BITS Pilani will issue admit card based on dates selected. Candidates will appear for exam on BITSAT 2018 exam date mentioned in their admit card. All important dates of BITSAT exam are given in following table.

Important event Dates (expected)
Release of BITSAT 2018 notification 4th week of December 2017
BITSAT 2018 application form availability from 4th week of December 2017
Last date to apply online 1st week of March 2018
Edit mistakes in application form 2nd week of March 2018
Check test center allotted 3rd week of March 2018
Slot booking of BITSAT 2018 4th week of March 2018
Availability of admit card 2nd week of April 2018
BITSAT 2018 date of exam 3rd week of May 2018
Apply for admission with class 12 marks and fill preference form 4th week of May 2018
Release of admission list and wait list 1st week of July 2018

BITSAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are responsible for checking BITSAT 2018 eligibility criteria before they apply. Prominently, eligibility criteria is about educational qualification.

  • A candidate must have either passed class 12 either in 2017 or will do so in 2018.
  • At least 75% in PCM (if Mathematics is selected in BITSAT) or in PCB (if Biology is selected in BITSAT) must have been obtained in order to be eligible for BITSAT 2018.
  • Moreover, they must also have at least 60% in each subject, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology separately.
  • Those who have studied PCM in 10+2 are eligible for BITSAT 2018 engineering as well as pharmacy.
  • In the event that student has studied PCB, then he/she can opt for pharmacy.
  • It is mandatory to have passed 10+2 in either 2017 or appearing in 2018.

BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Know BITSAT 2018 exam pattern for the purpose of getting familiar with exam. Solve past year papers and take mock tests to understand pattern.

  • There are overall 150 questions.
  • Candidate is given 180 minutes, without breaks, to attempt BITSAT exam.
  • If a candidate answers all the 150 questions (without skipping any question), the candidate will have an option of attempting 12 (twelve) extra questions, if there is still time left. These extra questions will be from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology only; four questions from each part. Further, once the candidate has opted for extra questions, he/she cannot go back for correction of any of the earlier answered 150 questions.

BITSAT 2018 Syllabus

BITS Pilani will frame questions as per BITSAT 2018 syllabus. Officially compiled syllabus will be published in information brochure. First thing to remember is that BITSAT syllabus is on the basis of NCERT syllabus for 11th and 12th class. Hence, preparation can be done by referring to NCERT textbooks. Candidates can further understand level of questions of BITSAT 2018 syllabus by solving sample test.

Part Subjects Number of questions
Part I Physics 40
Part II Chemistry 40
Part III English proficiency 10
Logical reasoning 15
Part IV Mathematics/Biology (For B.Pharm) 45
Total 150

BITSAT 2018 Application Form

The applications for computer based online test for admissions to Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani will be done in online mode by visiting the official website. Once the link is activated, the candidates should be able to see the particulars needed to be filled. You may be asked to furnish personal details, contact details, communication details, education details etc. There may also be requirement of uploading documents like- Photo and signature in specified format

Specification for Format Size
Photo .jpg/.jpeg 10 kb to 30 kb
Signature .jpg/.jpeg 2 kb to 20 kb

Application Fees

The prescribed fee for BITSAT-2018 will be available soon. Here you are looking at the fees as per last year

Category Amount paid as per last year
Male candidates Rs. 2750/-
Female candidates Rs. 2250/-

Past year Statistics

BITSAT Score Analysis
Number of candidates/ Year 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
No of Candidates with score >=400 381 304 246 256 162
No of Candidates with score >=350 2773 2319 2097 1926 1316
No of Candidates with score >=300 9290 8789 8184 7171 5860
No of Candidates with score >=250 23458 22441 21821 19341 17044
No of Candidates with score >=225 33633 32565 31882 8720 25617

The table shows that the number of candidates receiving marks equal to or more than 225 is much more than the candidates receiving marks equal to or more than 400 in all the 5 years. Almost, 33,700 people and that too only in 2017. Whereas, candidates obtaining marks in range of equal to or more than 400 is the lowest.

BITSAT 2018 Slot Booking

Students can set test slot (date and time) after they have applied. A specific timeline is provided for the same. BITS accepts applications and allots test center and then allows applicants to login to book slot for BITSAT 2018. applicants must be aware of this and access website and such time when slot booking is available.

BITSAT 2018 Admit Card

An admit card is that document which serves as hall ticket / admission ticket for exam. One must have BITSAT 2018 admit card in hand in order to get entry to examination center to appear for entrance test. Admit card for BITSAT 2018 shall be generated after slot booking as it will contain test date and time as well. Candidates must keep it safely till end of admission process.

BITSAT 2018 Result

Unlike other engineering entrance exams where results release much afterwards, BITSAT 2018 result will be available onscreen of computer immediately after exam. In other words, as soon as one completes his/her test, score displays on screen. Later on, using this score and class 12 marks one can submit admission form for BITSAT 2018.

Courses offered campus wise through BITSAT

Course Pilani Campus K. K. Birla Goa Campus Hyderabad Campus
B.E. Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing. Chemical, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical. Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing.
B.Pharm. B.Pharm. B.Pharm.
M.Sc. Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics and General Studies Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics.

Insofar, official details of BITSAT 2018 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as BITS Pilani releases BITSAT 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.

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