BITSAT 2022 Exam (Admit Card) – Dates, Eligibility, Fees, Syllabus

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Overview

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) is a computer-based online test for Admission to Integrated First Degree Programmes of BITS Pilani Campuses in Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad.

Exam NameBirla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test
Also Known AsBITSAT
Exam CategoryUndergraduate
Exam LevelUniversity
Exam ModeOnline (Computer based test)
Conducted byBITS Pilani

NEW: BITSAT 2022 examination will be conducted twice (2 times), read What’s New to know more.

UPDATE (June 25, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Hall Ticket is now available, check BITSAT Hall Ticket.

UPDATE (June 17, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Slot Booking has started, check BITSAT Slot Booking.

UPDATE (June 14, 2022): Test city for BITSAT 2022 examination has been allotted, read BITSAT 2022 Test City Allotted.

UPDATE (June 8, 2022): Last date to apply for BITSAT 2022 has been extended to June 12, 2022.

UPDATE (Apr 22, 2022): BITSAT 2022 exam dates have been revised, check BITSAT 2022 Exam Dates.

UPDATE (Mar 15, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Application Forms are available now, check BITSAT 2022 Application Procedure.

UPDATE (Mar 15, 2022): BITSAT 2022 exam pattern has been changed, check BITSAT 2022 Exam Pattern.

UPDATE (Mar 14, 2022): BITSAT 2022 registrations have started, read BITSAT 2022 Registrations Started.

UPDATE (Jan 28, 2022): BITSAT Applications will be opening soon, Subscribe to receive all updates on your mobile for free.

BITSAT 2022: Check Eligibility | Check Pattern | Check Syllabus

What’s new in BITSAT 2022?

  • BITSAT 2022 examination will be conducted in two Sessions before admissions in the academic session.
  • Candidates can also apply for the second Session after appearing for the first Session.
  • Candidates who have not applied for Session 1 are not eligible to apply for Session 2.
  • Candidates are not required to compulsorily take the test in both the sessions though if a candidate appears in both Sessions, the higher of the two scores will be considered.
  • Total number of Questions have been reduced to 130.
  • Logical Reasoning will now have 20 questions.
  • Logical Reasoning has also been included in the 12 extra questions.


About

Pattern

  • It is a Computer Based Test and candidates should do slot booking for the Test.
  • The exam will be of 3 hours duration and will consist of 4 parts.
  • There is no time limit for individual parts of the test.
  • There will be 130 questions in all.
  • All the questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) i.e. each question will have four choices, only one being the correct choice.
  • Each correct answer fetches 3 marks, while each incorrect answer has a penalty of 1 mark (-1 mark).
  • No marks are awarded for questions not attempted.
  • The candidates can go back and change any of their answers among the 130 questions.
  • The medium of the Question Paper will be English only.
 

The no. of questions in each part is as follows:

PartSubjectNo of questions
Part IPhysics30
Part IIChemistry30
Part III(a) English Proficiency,
(b) Logical Reasoning
10,
20
Part IVMathematics / Biology40
Total130

Note

  • If a candidate answers all the 130 questions (without skipping any question), the candidate will have an option of attempting 12 extra questions, if there is still time left.
  • These extra questions will be from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology and Logical Reasoning with three questions from each subject.
  • Also, once the candidate has opted for extra questions, he cannot go back for correction of any of the earlier answered 130 questions.

Schedule

Dates

  • Session I: July 2 to July 9, 2022
  • Session II: August 3 to August 7, 2022

Slots

  • Slot I: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Slot II: 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

Eligibility

Marks in Qualifying Examination

  • Candidates should have passed the class 12th examination of the 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or it’s equivalent.
  • One must get a minimum aggregate of 75% marks in PCM/ PCB and at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology.
  • If a candidate has taken more than one attempt in the qualifying examination, only his/her latest performance is considered, provided this attempt has been for the full component of subjects/courses prescribed.
  • Candidates should possess adequate proficiency in English.

Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination

  • Only Students who are appearing for the class 12th examination in 2022 or who have passed in 2021 are eligible to appear.
  • Students who have passed the class 12th examination in 2020 or earlier are NOT eligible to appear.

Note

  • Candidates with PCB as main subjects can only apply for the B.Pharm course.
  • Students who are presently studying in BITS at any of its campuses are not eligible to appear in BITSAT.
  • Direct Admission to Board Toppers: First rank students of all the central and state boards in India for the year 2022 will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT score.


Syllabus

Mock Test

  • An official mock test is made available to the candidates appearing for BITSAT.
  • Candidates can take the Mock Test to understand the pattern of the computer-based test and make themselves familiar with the interface.
  • The mock test is for practice purposes only.
  • BITSAT Official Mock Test can be checked at BITSAT Official Mock Test.

Fees

BITSAT 2022 Application Fee is as follows:

For examination centre opted in India

Session-1 Only

Candidate TypeApplication Fee
Male Candidate₹ 3,400
Female Candidate₹ 2,900

Both Sessions

Candidate TypeApplication Fee
Male Candidate₹ 5,400
Female Candidate₹ 4,400

For examination centre opted in Dubai

Session-1 Only

Candidate TypeApplication Fee
Male Candidate₹ 7,000
Female Candidate₹ 7,000

Both Sessions

Candidate TypeApplication Fee
Male Candidate₹ 9,000
Female Candidate₹ 9,000

Registration

  • The registrations for BITSAT 2022 examination will begin from March 14, 2022.
  • Candidates can apply for either one or both the sessions.
  • The last date to apply is May 21, 2022 June 10, 2022 June 12, 2022.
  • Candidates can also apply for the second Session after appearing for the first Session from June 23 to July 7, 2022 July 4 to July 20, 2022.
  • Candidates who have not applied for Session 1 are not eligible to apply for Session 2.
  • NEW: Check detailed steps for filling Application Form here.

Application Procedure

NEW: Check detailed steps for filling Application Form here.

  1. Candidates need to visit the BITS website and fill the prescribed application form.
  2. Upload required documents and pay the examination fees online.
  3. Take a print of the filled form for future reference.

Application Correction

  • Candidates will be provided a facility to make corrections in their application form particulars.
  • It is a one-time facility and is extended to the candidates to avoid any hardship to them.
  • The correction facility will be available as per schedule.

Slot Booking

  • The candidates are required to reserve a test date and slot for taking the BITSAT examination.
  • The slot booking will be done on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Candidates who have opted to appear for both the sessions will have to choose one slot from the first set of dates and another from the second set of dates.
  • The slot booking process will be open as per schedule.
  • UPDATE (June 17, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Slot Booking has started, check BITSAT Slot Booking.

Hall Ticket / Admit Card

  • Candidates who have registered for the test and reserved test dates will be able to download the hall ticket from the BITS website.
  • A printed copy of the downloaded hall ticket should be produced at the time of examination.
  • UPDATE (June 25, 2022): BITSAT 2022 Hall Ticket is now available, check BITSAT Hall Ticket.

Test Centres

Test Cities

  • Agartala
  • Agra
  • Ahmedabad
  • Aizwal
  • Ajmer
  • Allahabad
  • Aurangabad (Maharashtra)
  • Bangalore
  • Bareilly
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Delhi
  • Dibrugarh
  • Dubai Campus of BITS (International Center)
  • Ghaziabad
  • Goa Campus of BITS
  • Gorakhpur
  • Gurgaon
  • Guwahati
  • Gwalior
  • Hyderabad Campus of BITS
  • Hyderabad City
  • Indore
  • Jabalpur
  • Jaipur
  • Jalandhar
  • Jammu
  • Jamshedpur
  • Jodhpur
  • Kanpur
  • Kathmandu, Nepal (International Center)
  • Kochi
  • Kolhapur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Madurai
  • Mangalore
  • Mohali
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Nasik
  • Noida
  • Patna
  • Pilani Campus of BITS
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Rajahmundry
  • Rajkot
  • Ranchi
  • Roorkee
  • Shimla
  • Siliguri
  • Surat
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Tirupati
  • Udaipur
  • Vadodara
  • Vijayawada
  • Visakhapatnam

Note

  • If a candidate chooses centers within India or Kathmandu, he/she will be asked to give three preferences and will be allotted one out of these three.
  • If a candidate chooses Dubai as a center, he/she will not be asked for any other center preference and will be allotted Dubai center only.

Score / Result

  • At the completion of the test, the result of the candidate in terms of the total number of correct answers and incorrect answers, along with the BITSAT score will be shown on the computer screen.
  • The candidate can also check his or her score report at the BITS admission website on the next day of his/her test date.

Merit List

  • The merit position of eligible candidates (i.e. those who have appeared in BITSAT and have submitted the application for admission along with 12th marks, preferences, and the required fees) will be prepared based on their scores in BITSAT.
  • For a candidate who has appeared twice in BITSAT, the higher of the two scores will be considered for admission.
  • There will be two separate merit lists prepared for admission. One for all the programmes except the B.Pharm. and, the other only for B.Pharm.

Applying for Admission

  • In addition to applying for and appearing in BITSAT, candidates also have to apply for admission to BITS giving details of their 12th marks and preferences to different degree programmes offered.
  • The prescribed application form for admission, the detailed application procedure, and the final list of Degree programmes offered will be available on the BITS website.
  • The completed application form with the required application fee has to be submitted online at the BITS admission site on or before the stipulated date.
  • For a candidate who has appeared twice in BITSAT, the higher of the two scores will be considered for admission.

Important Information

  • Candidates should bring a pen for rough work, signing etc. Blank sheets for rough work will be provided if required.
  • Calculators and logarithmic tables are not allowed in the test centers.
  • Candidates are not allowed to bring any other personal belongings such as mobiles.

Important Dates

Session-1 Exam
Start of application processMarch 14, 2022
Deadline to applyMay 21, 2022 June 10, 2022 June 12, 2022
Revision/Editing in the application form by candidatesMay 17 – May 23, 2022 June 8 – June 12, 2022
Test center allotment and announcement to candidatesMay 26, 2022 June 14, 2022
Candidates to reserve Test dates & slotMay 28 – June 1, 2022 June 17 – June 22, 2022
Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructionsJune 4, 2022 June 25, 2022
BITSAT Online testsJune 20 – June 26, 2022 July 2 – July 9, 2022
Session-II Exam
Start of application processJune 23, 2022 July 4, 2022
Deadline to applyJuly 7, 2022 July 20, 2022
Test center allotment and announcement to candidatesJuly 9, 2022 July 23, 2022
Candidates to reserve Test dates & slotJuly 11 – July 16, 2022 July 26 – July 30, 2022
Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructionsJuly 18, 2022 July 31, 2022
BITSAT Online testsJuly 22 – July 26, 2022 August 3 – August 7, 2022
Admissions
Candidates to apply for admission with 12th marks & preferencesJune 22 – August 5, 2022 July 15 – August 31, 2022
Editing of preferences application formAugust 1 – August 5, 2022 September 1 – September 5, 2022
BITS Counselling Dates

Contact Information

Candidates can contact BITS through written communication, phone or email.

BITS Contact Information
AddressAdmissions Office, BITS,
Pilani-333031, Rajasthan (India)
Phone09414082467, 01596-242205, 01596-255330, 01596-255294
Email[email protected]