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Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test Exam

BITSAT Eligibility Criteria

Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani has started the online registration for Birla Institute of Technology & Science Admission Test (BITSAT 2017). BITSAT 2017 is conducted for admission to first-year degree programs of BITS at Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad campuses for the academic year 2016-17. Candidates who are applying for the BITSAT 2017 have to check their eligibility criteria.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates should have passed the 12th class examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects.
  • Further, the candidate should have obtained a minimum aggregate of 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects in 12th examination, at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects, and should have adequate proficiency in English.
  • Students who have passed 12th examination in 2014 or earlier are NOT eligible to appear in BITSAT-2018
  • Only students who have appeared for 12th class examination in 2018 or who have passed 12th class Examination in 2017 are eligible to appear in the BITSAT-2018 test.  
  • If a candidate has taken more than one attempt in 12th class 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-2018.
  • 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-2017.

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 2017 will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT-2017, score as per the eligibility criteria mentioned above.