BITSAT 2021 Application Form, Exam Date & Registration & Other Useful Details

Get all about BITSAT 2021 such as exam overview, registration, Application form, important dates, exam pattern, syllabus, cut-off & seat allotment, etc.

BITSAT Overview

The BITSAT examination is conducted by Birla Institute of Science and Technology. The BITSAT is name of Admission Test. BITSAT examination is a 3 hours comprehensive test which evaluates the knowledge of candidate in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. This examination is conducted for admissions in undergraduate Engineering courses in Birla Institute of Technology. Nearly 3 lakh students appear in this exam which take its intake for campuses in Pilani, Ranchi, Goa, Hyderabad and Dubai.

BITSAT Exam Dates 2021

The examination conducting body of BITSAT has released the examination dates of BITSAT 2021. Students should follow the following details for completing admission process.

EventsDates
Commencement of BITSAT 2021 registrationFebruary 23, 2021
Last date of submitting the BITSAT application form 2021June 30, 2021 (Extended)
BITSAT 2021 Application Correction FacilityTo be notified
BITSAT exam centre allotment and announcement to candidatesTo be notified
Slot BookingTo be notified
Release of BITSAT admit cardTo be notified
BITSAT 2021 exam dateJune 24 to 30, 2021Postponed
Admission for Board ToppersTo be notified

BITSAT 2021 Counselling Dates

EventsDates
Revision/Editing the online application form of BITSAT 2021To be notified
Admit list and Waitlist announcement after BITSAT Iteration ITo be notified
Deadline for payment of fee/advance feesTo be notified
Announcement of BITSAT 2021 admission assignment after BITSAT Iteration IITo be notified
Deadline for payment of balance fees by candidates selected for admission from the waiting list in the second BITSAT iterationTo be notified
Announcement of admission assignment after Iteration IIITo be notified
Deadline for candidates who wish to withdraw the admission to submit a Withdrawal request online using online credentialsTo be notified
Deadline for payment of balance fees by candidates selected for admission from the waiting list in the third iterationTo be notified
Announcement of admission assignment after Iteration IVTo be notified
Reporting for admission at respective campuses for candidates selected for admission in Iteration I, II, III, IVTo be notified
Orientation & Document verification for candidates selected for admission in Iteration I, II, III, IVTo be notified
Announcement of admission assignment after Iteration VTo be notified
Registration of Courses (subjects) for First Semester 2020-21 at respective Campuses. Separate information will be provided by the respective CampusTo be notified
Commencement of classes as per registrationTo be notified
Reporting for admission at respective campuses for candidates selected for admission in Iteration VTo be notified
Announcement of admission assignment after Iteration VITo be notified
Reporting for admission at respective campuses for candidates selected for admission in Iteration VITo be notified

Eligibility Criteria for BITSAT 2021

The students should check their eligibility for the program before they sit for the entrance exam.

ParticularsBITSAT Eligibility
Basic QualificationShould have passed class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognized state or central board of education
Year of PassingShould have passed class 12 or equivalent examination in 2020 or 2021
Compulsory SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
Additional RequirementAdequate proficiency in English
Aggregate MarksMinimum 75% in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with at least 60% marks in each of the subjects
BITS Campus StudentsCandidates already studying at any on the BITS campuses are not eligible to appear for BITSAT 2021

Apart from this, the BITSAT examination panel has kept a separate provision for the Class 12th Board Toppers across all State, Central and UGC recognised Boards in India. The toppers have been exempted only from BITSAT 2021 examination but other eligibility criteria remain the same.

BITSAT 2021 Examination Centres

BITS Pilani, the governing body which conducts the BITSAT examination has released the centres across different cities where the examination would be conducted for BITSAT 2021. The candidates can book their slots for the same and would appear in their admit cards as well. The candidate can book their slots for the Examination centre on a First Come and First Serve Basis.

BITSAT 2021 Examination Pattern

The Examination Pattern for BITSAT 2021 is as follows:

SpecificationsBITSAT Pattern 2021
SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry, English Proficiency, Logical Reasoning, Mathematics/ Biology
Mode of ExaminationOnline
Type of QuestionsMCQ (Multiple Choice Questions)
Medium of ExamEnglish
Duration of Exam3 Hours
Total Marks450 Marks
Marking SchemeFor every correct answer: +3 marks For every incorrect answer: -1 mark

The Section-wise breakup is as follows:

Examination SectionsSubjectsNo. of Questions
Part IPhysics40
Part IIChemistry40
Part IIIEnglish Proficiency15
Logical Reasoning10
Part IVMathematics/Biology (BPharma)45
Total Number of Questions150

BITSAT 2021 Examination Syllabus

The BITSAT 2021 syllabus consists of all important topics of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Apart from that students would also be tested on English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning which would consist of basic questions testing the Communication Skills and Intellectual Quotient of the student.

BITSAT 2021 Results

The results for BITSAT 2021 would be announced on the official website of BITS.

The result is declared in two steps, namely:

  1. First the scores obtained by the candidates are declared.
  2. Next step involves the declaration of the Admission List and Waitlist based on the scores obtained by the candidates.

Cutoff for BITSAT 2021

The Cutoff marks are released by the BITSAT Governing body which is the minimum marks the students sitting in the examination must score for them to be considered eligible for admission in the participating institutes of the BITSAT 2021 examination.

The Cutoff marks are calculated based on the previous year’s cutoff, the difficulty level of the current year’s examination, the number of candidates registered and the number of seats being up for grabs, and so on. Though it should be noted that the students who get marks higher marks, would have a better chance of getting admission through BITSAT 2021.

BITSAT 2021 Seat Allotment

For students seeking admission under BITSAT 2021, they should have a valid BITSAT score. Once the BITSAT governing body opens the online registration process for counselling, the students would be required to fill in the details of the course and campus of their choice. The students would need to wait for the final confirmation as there are 6 rounds of counselling rounds that are conducted and only after that the final list is created.

Institutes participating in BITSAT 2021

The admissions under BITSAT 2021 would be offered at the 4 campuses for the courses mentioned below. The student should select the course and campuses accordingly. Students should note that BITSAT participating Institutes offer Bachelor of Engineering Courses (BE) and not Bachelor of Technology courses (B.Tech).

BITS CampusEngineering Specialization
BITS PilaniChemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
BITS GoaChemical Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
BITS HyderabadChemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
BITS DubaiChemical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Biotechnology Engineering

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