BITSAT 2019 – Birla Institute Of Technology and Science (BITS) have released the BITSAT 2019 Exam Date, Application Form and the Information Brochure over the BITSAT 2019 official website bitsadmission.com. The BITSAT 2019 Exam will be held from May 16 to 26, 2019 and in online mode only. Candidates qualifying BITSAT 2019 are offered admission in B.E. courses in BITS Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad campuses. Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test 2019 is a national level examination for which the candidates can now apply online by filling the application form. To know about BITSAT 2019 application process, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, and more information form this page below.
BITS Pilani has been recently added to the list of Institute Of Eminence by MHRD. After JEE Main, BITSAT is considered to be the most prestigious engineering entrance exam. The competition is usually high and at par the level of JEE Main. Last year the highest cutoff marks were for the Computer Science Subject, in the Pilani Campus.
BITSAT 2019 Exam Date:
|BITSAT 2019||Important Dates|
|Application form starts from||4 Jan 2019|
|Deadline to Apply for BITSAT 2019||20 Mar 2019 (5:00 PM)|
|Editing in Application Form||22 – 25 Mar 2019|
|Test Center Allotment||27 Mar 2019|
|Reservation of Test date and slot by Candidate||28 Mar – 08 Apr 2019|
|Issuance of Hall Tickets||12 Apr – 13 May 2019|
|BITSAT Online Test||16 – 26 May 2019|
|Apply for Admission with 12th marks||16 – 18 Jun 2019|
|Admit List and Wait List Announcement||20 Jun 2019|
BITSAT 2019 Application Form
The BITSAT Application Form is available online and the candidates can apply for the exam in the online mode only. To apply for the exam candidates have to first register themselves.
There is an application fee to apply for BITSAT 2019. The BITSAT 2019 application fee is mentioned below:
BITSAT 2019 Application Fee:
The fee has been hiked with a noticeable amount this year:
|Male and Female candidates choosing Dubai as the center of BITSAT||US $80|
Mode Of Payment: Candidates can pay the BITSAT 2019 Application Fee in the online mode only. Below are the available mode of payments for the BITSAT application fee payment:
- Debit/Credit Card
- Net Banking
- ICICI Pay-in-slip
Below are the brief steps to apply for the BITS admission test 2019:
- Register using your full name, gender, date of birth, and email id.
- Fill the application form with your personal details, 12th exam details, exam center preferences, and upload scanned images.
- Finally, make the fee payment.
BITSAT 2019 Application Form Correction
The BITSAT 2019 Application Form Correction Window opens for a limited period of time. if a candidate completes the application form along with fee but laters discovers any mistake in the form submitted by him/her, he/she can edit the required fields in the online application.
Here are the rules:
- No Email queries regarding corrections will be entertained.
- A candidate has to go online and make changes to his or her application during the application form correction period.
- No further changes can be made to the application form after the application form correction window closes.
BITSAT 2019 Eligibility
The candidates who wish to apply for the BITSAT 2019 exam must fulfill the following eligibility criteria:
- Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent.
- The mandatory subjects that the candidates must have studied at the 10+2 level are Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and English.
- Candidates who have passed the 10+2 exam in 2018 are eligible to apply for BITSAT 2019. Also, the candidates who will pass the 10+2 exam in 2019 are also eligible for the BITS entrance test.
- . If a candidate has taken more than one attempt in 12th class or its equivalent, only his latest performance is considered.
BITSAT 2019 Exam Time
The exam is conducted from May 16 to 26, 2019. On each day during this period, the exam is to be conducted in 2 slots. The slot timings are:
- The first slot will be from 9.00 am till 12.00 noon.
- The second slot will be from 2.00pm till 5.00pm.
A candidate can choose any one out of these two slots based on the availability, during teh slot booking process.
BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of BITSAT 2019 is as follows:
- Mode of the exam: Online
- Marking Scheme: +3 for each correct answer and -1 for each wrong answer
Note: There is no time limit for individual parts of the test. The candidate can go back and change any of his/her answers among the 150 questions.
|Part||Subject||No. of Questions||Time|
|Part 1||Physics||40||3 hours|
BITSAT 2019 Syllabus
Now, knowing the exam pattern is not enough, candidates must know what is the syllabus they need to follow to crack the exam. BITS releases the BITSAT syllabus every year. The syllabus contains topics from class 11 and 12. Thus, candidates who have prepared well for their class 12 board exams will have no difficulty in familiarising themselves with the topics.
- For Physics: Candidates need to prepare these topics.
|Units & Measurement||Kinematics|
|Newton’s Laws of Motion||Impulse and Momentum|
|Work and Energy||Rotational Motion|
|Gravitation||Mechanics of Solids and Fluids|
|Heat and Thermodynamics||Electrostatics|
|Current Electricity||Magnetic Effect of Current|
|Modern Physics Duration||Electronic Devices|
- For Chemistry: Especially to appear for BITSAT, a candidate needs to prepare the following:
|States of Matter||Atomic Structure|
|Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure||Thermodynamics|
|Physical and Chemical Equilibria||Electrochemistry|
|Chemical Kinetics||Hydrogen and s-block elements|
|p- d- and f-block elements||Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons|
|Stereochemistry||Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen|
|Biological, Industrial and Environmental Chemistry||Theoretical Principles of Experimental Chemistry|
- For English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning: The important topics for this subject are:
|Verbal Reasoning||Nonverbal Reasoning|
- For Mathematics: The BITSAT 2019, candidates need to prepare these topics.
|Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry||Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry|
|Differential calculus||Integral calculus|
|Ordinary Differential Equations||Probability|
|Linear Programming||Mathematical modeling|
BITSAT 2019 Preparation
To prepare for the BITSAT 2019 exam, candidates need to put some extra effort into their speed. Speed is an important factor when it comes to the BITSAT exam. If you aim to be among the top BITSAT scorers then makes sure you have a great command over speed and accuracy.
This is because if you are able to attempt those 12 extra questions, you might just be able to rack the BITSAT exam. Below are few BITSAT 2019 Preparation tips:
Know Important Topics and their weightage in the BITSAT Exam: In maths 11% questions are asked from circles, in Chemistry 10% questions come from Chemical Bonding, and in Physics 10% questions are from Heat and Thermodynamics. Similarly, you can get topic wise weightage for BITSAT 2019 exam in the link below:
Prepare yourself for the short and tricky questions: In BITSAT 2019, there are many short and tricky questions, that requires an in-depth understanding of the topic.
Complete the NCERT books: Next, make sure you are thorough with each question from the NCERT books and have revised all the important points from each topic. For Chemistry and Mathematics, the concepts and formulas in NCERT will help you a lot.
BITSAT 2019 Important Books
Below are a few important books that will help you with the BITSAT 2019 preparations. These books are mostly recommended by the experts and students who prepare for the national level entrance exam like BITSAT.
- Class 12th NCERT Physics Part 1 & NCERT Physics Part 2
- Concepts of Physics by H. C Verma (Vol 1 & Vol 2)
- Understanding Physics Series by D.C Pandey
- Class 12th NCERT Chemistry Part I & NCERT Chemistry Part 2
- Physical Chemistry by P. Bahadur
- Inorganic Chemistry by O.P. Tandon
- Organic Chemistry by Ranjit Shahi
BITSAT 2019 Slot Booking
Slot booking facility will be available to all those candidates register for the BITSAT 2019 exam successfully. Via the BITSAT slot booking candidates are able to book their preferred exam center, date and time. The candidates who do not participate in the BITSAT slot booking process are allotted the slots as per the conducting body’s will.
Thus to get a slot of your own choice, it is recommended that you book the exam slot of your choice.
BITSAT 2019 Admit Card/Hall Ticket
The BITSAT admit card have the exam center details and time according to which the candidates need to appear in the BITSAT 2019 exam. The details on the admit card are as follows:
- Application Number
- Test center name
- Test center address
- Name of the Candidate
- Test date
- Test time
- Subject opted for part 4 (Mathematics/Biology)
- Space for pasting the photograph
- Important Exam Day Instructions
Important: The photo on the BITSAT admit card that the candidates are to paste, must be attested by the Head If The Institute or by a Gazetted Officer.
BITSAT 2019 Test Centres
The BITSAT 2029 exam center remains the same as the last year. The exam is to be held in the following 50 cities in online mode.
|Agra||Hyderabad Campus of BITS||Pune|
|Dubai Campus of BITS||Vijayawada||Mangalore|
|Goa Campus of BITS||Noida||Agartala|
|Gurgaon||Pilani campus of BITS||Kohima|
Important Notes about the exam centers:
- The BITSAT 2019 exam is being held in all the 50 exam cities from May 16-26, 2019. However, some of the test centers may operate only for a limited duration during this period depending on the number of applications received.
- The final exam date, center wise, will be available after the applications are received and the application form submission closes.
- The list of exam center and the exam dates will be available on the official website.
BITSAT 2019 Result and Score Card
The candidates will be able to check the result online on the official website. You will be able to check the result by entering the Application Number and Date of Birth. BITS will also release the scorecard of the candidates.
It will include correct answers, wrong answers, and your total score. You will also be able to check the score after the next day itself. The scores will be available on the official website. The University explicitly suggests the candidates take printouts of their scorecard. Candidate need not appear for the exam within the same year if gotten fewer marks.
BITSAT 2019 Merit List
For the purpose of admissions, BITS prepares the merit lists. BITS authorities prepare BITSAT 2019 Merit List on the basis of the marks obtained. Definitely, the candidates with the higher score will get higher rank in the merit list. Additionally, note that the admission of the candidate will be purely based on the merit. The candidates will be able to check the merit list after the release of Result. They will check the merit list on the official website.
If two candidates get the same score then there will be a tie between them. To resolve this, BITS will take the further steps:
- BITS will take the maths marks into consideration, then.
- If it feels, there still remains a tie, will look into the Physics marks.
- University observes the Chemistry marks as one of the last resort.
- Lastly, class 12th PCM marks will be the basis for the tiebreaker.
BITSAT 2019 Cutoffs
The cutoff of BITSAT 2019 is available after the declaration of the result. The last year cutoff marks for various B.E. courses are as follows:
|Degree programme at Pilani Campus||Cut-off marks|
|B.E. Electrical & Electronics||338|
|B.E. Computer Science||378|
|B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation||319|
|M.Sc. Biological Sciences||259|
BITSAT 2019 Statistics
Below are the statistics on how many candidates achieve what BITSAT score over the years:
|BITSAT score Analysis||2016||2017||2018|
|No of Candidates with score >=400||304||381||280|
|No of Candidates with score >=350||2319||2773||2044|
|No of Candidates with score >=300||8789||9290||7488|
|No of Candidates with score >=250||22441||23458||19746|
|No of Candidates with score >=225||32565||33633||29079|
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)
It is normal to have doubts or queries. But with this in mind, we have answered some of the frequently asked questions relating to BITSAT. Hope it solves all your related queries!!
Q1. Will University be sending the BITSAT 2019 Application Forms via post?
University will not be posting the BITSAT 2019 Application Forms. Candidates need to fill and submit on their own over the official website. Moreover, if you are facing any issues while filling up the application. By all means, you can contact the concerned authorities by writing an email, specifying the issue you are facing. Straightaway, you can email at [email protected] or [email protected]
Q2. Can a candidate apply for BITSAT 2019 if he or she had PCB in class 12th?
The candidates having studied PCB in class 12th level will only be eligible to apply for B.Pharma courses. But particularly, will not be eligible for any other first degree programmes of the Institute.
Q3. After submission of my application, can I correct some of my errors?
Later, the University provides a link of editing your application form for a limited time period. Usually, around the 3rd week of March, every year. University won’t entertain any emails regarding the same. For this reason, candidates need to keep a check on the official website for any related information.
Q4. For BITSAT 2019, my class 12th results are out yet out? In such a case can I apply?
Significantly, a candidate applying should have passed class 12th before the 3rd week of June, can only apply.
BITSAT 2019 Information Brochure – Download.
BITSAT 2019 Official Website: www.bitsadmission.com
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