GSAT 2019 stands for GITAM Science Admission Test. GSAT exam leads to admission to M.Sc, BEM, Integrated M.Sc, BCA, B.Sc, MCA programmes. Candidates can fill GSAT 2019 Application Form online at www.gitam.edu. GSAT is conducted every year in the month of May for Undergraduate Course and in the month of June for Post – Graduate Courses. GITAM University also holds other entrance exams such as GAT, GET, GMET, GNAT, GSA, HBSAT, GLAT, GURCET. Candidates can check this article if they want to know about GSAT 2019 important dates, eligibility, application form, admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, result is given here.
Candidates must note that if they are appearing for more than 1 test, then they are required to pay the Application Fee for each test.
Important dates of GSAT 2019
|Last date to submit application form||30 Apr 2019|
|Date of exam||09 May 2019|
|Declaration of result||3rd week of May 2019- PG
3rd week of Jun 2019- UG
- M.Sc. Applied Mathematics
- M.Sc. Physics
- M.Sc. Chemistry (Analytical/ Organic/Pharmaceutical)
- M.Sc. Biochemistry
- M.Sc. Biotechnology
- M.Sc. Microbiology
- M.Sc. Food Science & Technology
- M.Sc. Bioinformatics
- M.Sc. Environmental Science
- Bachelor of Environmental Management (BEM)
Five year Integrated M.Sc. Programme in Biotechnology (with an option to secure B.Sc. at the end of 3rd year and B.Sc. (Hons.) at the end of 4th year)
- Five year Integrated M.Sc. Programme in Chemistry (Sponsored by Laurus Labs)
- Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)
- Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry / Computer Science / Electronics)
GSAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can have a look at the eligibility criteria which candidates have to fulfil before applying for GSAT 2019. Check the information given below for the same:
For Post – Graduate Programmes
|Eligibility for admission into||Qualifying examination with specialization at degree level|
|M.Sc. Applied Mathematics||B.Sc. with Mathematics as one of the subjects; and Maths & Physical sciences in Intermediate or 10 +2 level|
|M.Sc. Physics||B.Sc. with Mathematics & Physics and any other allied subject|
|M.Sc. Electronic Science||B.Sc. with Mathematics & Physics / Electronics and any other allied subject|
|M.Sc. Chemistry (Analytical / Organic)||B.Sc. with Chemistry as one of the subjects|
|M.Sc. Biochemistry||B.Sc. with Life Sciences / BEM / B.Sc. Food Science / Home Science / B.Tech. Biotechnology and allied subjects / B.Pharm / B.P.T. / M.L.T/ BDS/B.Sc. with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry*/BCA** with a minimum aggregate of 50% or second division marks in group (optional) subjects in the qualifying examination.|
|M.Sc. Food Science & Technology|
|M.Sc. Environmental Science***||BEM/ B.Sc. in Life Sciences or Physical Sciences / B. Tech. / B. Pharm.|
|M.Sc. Data Science||Any degree with Mathematics at +2 level or degree level or equivalent examination|
For Undergraduate Programmes:
|BCA (Bachelor of Computer Applications)||Intermediate/ +2 or equivalent|
|BEM (Bachelor of Environmental Management)||Intermediate/ +2/ Vocational or equivalent|
|B.Sc. (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry)||Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry at Intermediate/+2|
|B.Sc. (Mathematics, Physics, Electronics)|
|B.Sc. (Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science)|
|B.Sc. (Mathematics, Electronics, Computer Science)|
|B.Sc. (Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science)||Intermediate / +2 with Maths|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry||Physics, Chemistry & Maths / Biology at Intermediate / +2 or equivalent|
|B.Sc. (Biochemistry, Microbiology, Bioinformatics)||Physics, Chemistry and Maths/ Biology at Intermediate/ +2 / D.Pharmacy/ vocational course with Fisheries/Sericulture/ Dairying/D.MLT|
|B.Sc. (Biochemistry, Chemistry, Bioinformatics)|
|B.Sc. (Biotechnology, Chemistry, Microbiology)|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Food Technology|
|Five-year Integrated M.Sc. Biotechnology (with an option to secure B.Sc. at the end of 3rd year and B.Sc. (Hons.) at the end of 4th year)|
GSAT 2019 Application Form
Now, to apply for GSAT 2019 candidates can apply in 2 ways. They can visit the official website which is www.gitam.edu and can fill the Application Form here. Another way to obtain GSAT 2019 Application Form is that candidates can get it by post, , from Principal, GITAM Institute of Science by sending a request on plain paper giving the candidate’s name with complete mailing address, accompanied by DD for Rs.550/-(inclusive of Test fee Rs. 500/) drawn in favor of Principal, GITAM Institute of Science payable at Visakhapatnam on any scheduled bank. Request by post will be accepted till th 20 April 2019 for UG and PG programs.
Candidates are required to upload the documents such as SSC / ICSE / CBSE / Matriculation certificate with Date of Birth, Aadhar Card, Degree or Provisional certificate of qualifying exam if applying for PG. Intermediate / 10+2 certificate in the case of candidates appearing for UG programs, Caste Certificate if claiming SC / ST reservation, Medical certificate if claiming PH category.
Application Fee: Candidates are required to pay Rs 500. They can pay the fee via Demand Draft.
GSAT 2019 Hall Ticket
GSAT 2019 Hall Ticket is going to be made available by post to candidates. It is going to be sent approximately one week before the commencement of the test. Another way in which candidates can attain GSAT 2019 Hall Ticket is by visiting the official website which is www.gitam.edu. It is advised to candidates to keep the admit cards carefully with them because it has to be produced at the time of admission as well as at the time of examination. GSAT 2019 Hall Ticket is a noteworthy document without which candidates cannot appear for the examination. GSAT 2019 Hall Ticket consists of important information like name and address of the candidate, photograph and signature of the candidate, test centre, test code.
GSAT 2019 Examination Process
There are to be objective type questions in the exam. GSAT 2019 is a pen and paper-based test. Each test comprises 60 multiple choice questions from the syllabus which can be downloaded from the GITAM website. Some instructions that could be applicable to exam process are to be noted and can be checked from the information given below:
- Candidates must arrive to test centre on time, which is at least half an hour before the exam.
- Candidates will not be admitted into the examination hall without hall ticket or after the commencement of the test. They will not be allowed to leave the examination hall before the stipulated time.
- Items not allowed at test centre include calculator, cell phones, books, papers, log tables, slide rule.
- Candidates should answer only on the answer sheet.
- Unforgivable acts include impersonation, indiscipline, malpractice; exam coordinator and University takes strict action in such cases
GSAT 2019 Test Centres
The governing authority might change, add / remove the test centres this year. Until then, candidates can have a glimpse at the information given below to have a rough idea.
Note: The Test is going to be conducted at the centres depending on the number of candidates opting for those centres. If in case, sufficient number of candidates do not opt for a particular centre they will be allotted a nearby centre.
GSAT 2019 Selection Process and Reservation of Seats
Candidates those who qualified will be conveyed about the admission through mail/SMS. Admission is based on the rank obtained in the admission entrance test. The requirement for admission to all science programs is a minimum aggregate of 50% or second division marks in group (optional) subjects in the qualifying examination.
Official Website: www.gitam.edu
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