BITSAT 2023 Exam Date, Brochure (Information Bulletin), Eligibility Criteria

BITSAT examination is conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science. BITSAT online test is a highly competitive exam conducted annually for admission into various engineering courses offered by BITS Pilani Campuses in Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad.

BITSAT 2023 Exam Date

BITSAT 2023 examination is likely to be held in July, 2023.

BITSAT 2023 Brochure (Information Bulletin)

BITSAT 2023 Information Bulletin (Brochure) will be released in March, 2023. Check out BITSAT 2022 Information Brochure to know all the details about BITSAT eligibility, test format, syllabus, test centers, etc.

Eligibility Criteria for BITSAT 2023

For admission to any of the First Degree programmes of BITS except B.Pharm.(Hons.): Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.

For admission to B.Pharm.(Hons.): Candidates should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and adequate proficiency in English. However candidates with PCM may also apply for Pharmacy program.

The candidate should have obtained a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects (if he/she has taken Mathematics in BITSAT) or a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects (if he/she has taken Biology in BITSAT) subjects in 12th examination, with at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / Biology subjects.

Only Students who are appearing for 12th examination in 2023 or who have passed 12th Examination in 2022 are eligible to appear in the BITSAT-2023 test.

Direct Admission to Board Toppers: First rank students of all the central and state boards in India will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT score as per the eligibility criteria mentioned above.

BITSAT 2023 Exam Schedule (Expected Dates)

BITSAT 2023 Exam Schedule Expected Dates
Start of application form 14th March 2023
Deadline to apply online for BITSAT-2023 for Session-I or Both the sessions 12th June 2023
Revision/ editing (online) in the application form by candidates 8th to 12th June, 2023
Test center allotment and announcement to candidates 14th June 2023
Candidates to reserve Test date and slot 17th June to 22nd June 2023
Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions (for session 1) 25th June 2023 till the exam date
BITSAT-2023 Online Test Session-I* 2nd July to 9th July, 2023
The application window to apply for BITSAT-2023 Session-II 4th July to 20th July, 2023
Test center allotment and announcement to candidates 23rd July, 2023
Candidates to reserve Test date and slot 26th July to 30th July, 2023
Candidates to download the Hall tickets with instructions (for session 1) 31st July till the exam date
BITSAT-2023 Online Test Session-II* 3rd August to 7th August, 2023
Apply for admission with 12th marks and Preferences 15th July to 31st August 2023
Editing of Preferences Application form 1st September to 5th September, 2023
Admit list and Wait list announcement (Iteration 1) 8th September, 2023

* Please note that the above BITSAT dates are tentative and might get changed if the situation warrants.

BITSAT 2023 Registration and Online Application Form

Candidates need to fill the online application form at BITSAT website after reading all the instructions and eligibility criteria.

The important points about BITSAT registration and application form:

  • Candidates have to apply online through the BITSAT website.
  • Only one application must be submitted by a single applicant. More than one application will get rejected.
  • Before starting your online application keep ready scanned images of Photograph and Signature in the format of jpg/jpeg only. The size of the photo image must be between 50 kb to 100 Kb. The size of the signature image must be between 10 kb to 50 kb.
  • Candidates can apply for BITSAT 2023 both the sessions together or separately but it's mandatory to apply for BITSAT 1st session.
  • A candidate who has not applied for BITSAT 2023 Session 1 by the last date, will not be allowed to apply only for Session-2 of BITSAT later on.
  • Candidates should register through a valid email-id and phone number.
  • The BITSAT application process will contain various steps like Registration, Filling up of Application form, Image uploading, Online Fee payment and Printing of Application form.
  • After completion of the application process, candidates are advised to print the application form and fee payment proof for any further use in future. (Before printing out the filled-in application form, the system will generate a unique application number for you. Note down this number as it will be required for all future correspondences.)
  • Candidates can edit the BITSAT application form during the correction facility.

BITSAT 2023 Application Fee

For exam centres in India : A candidate who chooses to appear twice for BITSAT will have to pay a sum of Rs. 5400 (for a male candidate) and Rs. 4400 (for a female candidate). A candidate who originally opts to appear once (Session 1), will pay a fee of Rs. 3400 (for a male candidate) and Rs. 2900 (for a female candidate). If such a candidate chooses then to apply to appear a second time (Session 2), then he/she will have to pay an additional sum of Rs. 2000 (for a male candidate) and Rs. 1500 (for a female candidate).

For exam centre in Dubai : For session 1 only, the application fee for both male and female candidates will be Rs. 7000 (in INR). However, if the candidate wants to appear for both sessions then the prescribed fee will be Rs.9000 (in INR) for both male and female candidates.

BITSAT Exam Pattern 2023

BITSAT 2023 exam will be held in computer-based online mode only. Along with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, there will be questions from English and Logical Reasoning also. The total duration of the BITSAT Online Test is 3 hours.

Physics: Total 30 Questions of 3 marks each.
Chemistry: Total 30 Questions of 3 marks each.
Mathematics: Total 40 Questions of 3 marks each.
English: Total 10 Questions of 3 marks each.
Logical Reasoning: Total 20 Questions of 3 marks each.
Negative marking: 1 mark is deducted for incorrect answer.

After finishing all 130 questions, A candidate can opt for 12 Extra questions.

BITSAT New Exam Pattern in Detail : BITSAT Exam Pattern

Books recommended for BITSAT online test : BITSAT Books

Syllabus of BITSAT 2023 (Topic-wise) : BITSAT Syllabus

BITSAT Previous Years Papers

Please note that BITS never officially releases previous years question papers. BITSAT exam is conducted in online mode for some specific number of days and the different sets of questions are randomly asked in the paper each day. Any publisher or online website which claims they have past years questions papers of BITSAT are just mock tests based on students' memory.

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