Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani will start the online registration for BITSAT 2020 from 11 January 2020 & it will end up on 31st March, 2020. BITSAT 2020 is conducted for admission to first-year degree programs of BITS at Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad, and Dubai campuses for the academic year 2019-20. Candidates who are applying for the BITSAT 2020 have to check their eligibility criteria.
BITSAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria:
Candidates should have passed the class 12 examination of 10+2 system from a recognised Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects and adequate proficiency in English.
Further, the candidate should have obtained a minimum aggregate of 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) in class 12 examination, at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / Biology subjects
Students who have passed class 12 examination in 2018 or earlier are NOT eligible to appear in BITSAT 2020 test
Only students who have appeared for class 12 class examination in 2020 or who have passed class 12 Examination in 2019 are eligible to appear in the BITSAT 2020 test
If a candidate has taken more than one attempt in class 12 or its equivalent, only his latest performance is considered, provided this attempt has been for the full component of subjects/courses prescribed.
Students who are presently studying in BITS at any of its campuses are not eligible to appear in BITSAT 2020
Admissions will be made purely on merit basis. The merit position of the candidate for admission will be based on the score obtained by the candidate in the BITSAT 2020.
Direct Admission to Board Toppers:
The admission process of the Institute always ensured guaranteed admission to all the students who obtained first ranks in their respective board examinations. This has given a very vital input of highly meritorious students from all over India First rank students of all the Central and State Boards in India for the year 2020 will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT 2020, score as per the eligibility criteria mentioned above
Further details about this scheme will be available at BITS admission website by 15th May, 2020.