BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test)

Friday, June 4, 2021

BITSAT 2021 Notification, Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Admit Cards, Syllabus, Results, Admission Process, FAQ

BITSAT 2021 is entrance examination conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani for the admissions into the Integrated First Degree Programmes at Pilani Campus, Goa Campus and Hyderabad Campus. BITSAT 2021 is the computer based online test BITS Admission Test 2021. Online application forms for BITSAT 2021 start from 1st week of February 2021.

BITSAT 2021 Exam Dates 

BITSAT 20121 dates are released officially. Candidates can find the final dates below.

Events Dates
Release of BITSAT Application Form February 23, 2021
Last Date to Fill BITSAT Application Form May 29, 2021
BITSAT Application Form Correction May 27, 2021 to May 31, 2021
BITSAT Exam Center Allotment and Announcement June 2, 2021
BITSAT Slot Booking June 4, 2021 to June 11, 2021
Release of BITSAT Admit Card June 12, 2021
BITSAT 2021 Exam Date June 24, 2021 to June 30, 2021*
Apply for Admission with 12th marks June 29, 2021 to July 25, 2021
Revision/ Editing of Admission Application July 26, 2021 to July 28, 2021
Start of BITSAT Counselling July 31, 2021

BITSAT 2021 Eligibility

Candidates must check their eligibility before applying for BITSAT 2021.

  1. i) Candidates who passed/appearing the Class XII examination in 2020/2019 are eligible.
  2. ii) Candidates group in Class XII must be MPC/BiPC.

iii) Minimum Aggregate must be 75% in Class XII.

  1. iv) Candidate must have 60% in relevant subjects in Class XII.


BITSAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria and Courses Offered


BITSAT 2021 Registration and Application Form:

1) Candidates have to register to fill the application form.

2) Visit BITSAT 2021 official website and fill the registration form.

3) Once registration is successfully completed candidate receives Application Number.

4) Login using Application Number to fill the application form.

5) Enter the personal and academic details.

6) Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.

7) Pay the application fee as prescribed below.

Application Fee:

If a candidate chooses test centre within India

Candidate Gender

Fee in Rs





If a candidate chooses Dubai as a test centre, application fee is 60 USD or Rs 4000/- for both male and female.

  • Payment can be done through Credit/Debit card, Net Banking, e-challan.


BITSAT 2021 Registration and Application Form


BITSAT 2021 Exam Pattern:

  1. i) BITSAT is a Computer Based Online Test.
  2. ii) Candidates have to answer the questions by using keyboard or mouse.

          iii) Total duration of test is 3 Hours without any break.

  1. iv) This online test have 150 question in all divided into FOUR parts
  2. v) Questions given are all Objective Type
  3. vi) Each question carries 3 marks.

vii) Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark is deducted.


BITSAT 2021 Exam Pattern


BITSAT 2021 Syllabus

BITSAT 2021 syllabus is based on the NCERT syllabus of Class XI & XII. It is comprised of subjects given below

  1. a) Physics
  2. b) Chemistry
  3. c) Mathematics
  4. d) English Proficiency
  5. e) Logical Reasoning


BITSAT 2021 Syllabus


BITSAT 2021 Admit Card

  1. i) Test centre allotments will be announced to the candidates on  March 2021.
  2. ii) Once test centre is allotted to candidate, he/she have to choose the test date and time.

iii) Candidates can download the admit card for BITSAT 2021 from  April, 2021 to May, 2021.

  1. iv) Admit Card will have candidate details: Name, Roll number, date of birth, etc.


BITSAT Previous Question Papers



  1. i) Candidate can know his/her result after completing of the online test in terms of correct answers and wrong answers along with the score.
  2. ii) Candidate can print his score card from the BITS official website after all tests are completed.

iii) Candidate will not be allowed to repeat the test in same year.

Merit List for admission:

  1. i) Two separate merit lists prepared for admission.
  2.      a) One for only B.Pharm.
  3.      b) The other for remaining all the programmes.
  4. ii) The cases of bracketing, if any, will be dealt with as described below.
  5.      a) When the score of two candidates are the same, first their scores obtained in Mathematics/Biology (For B.Pharm) in BITSAT will be considered for separating them.
  6.      b) If the tie still exists, then their scores in Physics in BITSAT will be considered for separating them.
  7.      c) Further tie is eliminated using their scores in Chemistry.
  8.      d) Finally, their PCM/PCB (For B.Pharm) total marks in 12th examination will be considered for their separation.

iii) A candidate who has appeared in BITSAT-2021 will be eligible for admission only if he/she gets the required minimum marks in the Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects of 12th examination.

  1. iv) Candidates who have appeared in BITSAT-2021 and are interested in admission will be required to submit Admission application with 12th marks and preferences to different degree programmes offered, starting from  May 2021 till  June 2021
  2. v) The details of this will be made available in the BITS admission website by May 2021.
  3. vi) Merit List is made only for the submitted applications.

Important Instructions:

1) Candidate must have basic familiarity with computers, keyboard and mouse operation. It is the responsibility of the candidate to acquire these skills before appearing in the test and the Institute cannot take responsibility for the same.

2) Candidates should bring a pen for the purpose of rough work, signing etc.

3) Blank sheets for rough work will be provided, if required.

4) Calculators and logarithmic tables are not allowed in the test centres. Candidates are not allowed to bring any other personal belongings such as mobiles.

5) All centres are closely monitored for security and candidates’ identity and activities will be recorded using web cameras and/or closed circuit TV cameras.

6) Candidate’s finger print and photograph will be taken at the time of the test and will be matched at the time of admission.

7) Anyone violating the rules of the test centre will not be allowed to continue with the test and will automatically be disqualified.

8) Candidates who are allotted test centres in Pilani/Goa/Hyderabad campuses of BITS may be given accommodation on nominal charges in hostels.

9) The candidate must fully obey the rules of the test centres; otherwise he/she will be automatically debarred from the test.

10) A candidate can apply online only once for BITSAT-2021. If candidate has done any mistake while filling the application form, he/she can edit the application from March 2021.

Board Codes:

The codes for the name of the Board from which you have passed/ appearing in the 12th examination are as follows:

Name of the Board and Examination

Board Code

Central Board of Secondary Education - All India Senior School Certificate Examination


Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination - Indian School Certificate (Year-12) Examination


Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh - Intermediate Examination


Assam Higher Secondary Education Council - Higher Secondary (+2) Examination


Bihar Intermediate Council, Bihar Intermediate Examination


Board of Secondary Education, Chhattisgarh - Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination


Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education - Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination


Gujarat Secondary Education Board, Gujarat - Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (10+2 Pattern)


Board of School Education, Haryana - Senior Secondary Certificate Examination


Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education - Senior Secondary (+2) examination


The Jammu & Kashmir State Board of School Education - Higher Secondary Part II Examination, Jammu/Kashmir Region


Jharkhand Intermediate Council, Jharkhand Intermediate Examination


Board of Pre-University Examination, Karnataka - Second Year Pre-University Examination


Board of Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala - Higher Secondary Examination


Board of Secondary Education, Madhya Pradesh - Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination (10+2)


Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education - Higher Secondary Certificate Examination


Council of Secondary Education, Manipur – Higher Secondary Examination


Meghalaya Board of School Education - Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate Examination


Mizoram Board of School Education – Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate Examination


Nagaland Board of School Education - Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate Examination;


Council of Higher Secondary Education, Orissa - Higher Secondary Examination


Punjab School Education Board - Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (Part II)


Board of Secondary Education, Rajasthan - Senior Secondary Examination


Board of Higher Secondary Examination, Tamil Nadu - Higher Secondary Exam.


Tripura Board of Secondary Education - Higher Secondary (+2 Stage) Examination


Board of Intermediate Examination, Uttaranchal - Intermediate Examination


Board of Intermediate Examination, Uttar Pradesh - Intermediate Examination


West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Examination - Higher Secondary Examination


Foreign Qualifications


Any Other Board/ University (not covered above)



Q1. I am unable to access the online application. Can you send the application form by email or post?

Ans. The application cannot be sent by email/post.

Q2. I have completed the online application. But, I have not taken a printout. How can I get a printout now?

Ans. You can go to the applying online page again and enter the personal details AND the application number. You will be taken to the printout page again.

Q3. I have made a mistake while entering some data in my application form. How can I edit/correct it?

Ans. The link for editing the application form will be made available on the website during  March 2021 and you can edit the required fields during this period.

Q4. My 12th exam results are not expected before  June. Should I apply for BITSAT-2021?

Ans. For admissions to I semester staring in August, you should have your result before 30th June.  Keeping that in mind, you may appear in BITSAT-2021.

Q5. I passed 12th in 2018. I didn't get 75% aggregate in PCM. Am I eligible if I repeat some of the subjects to get the required 75% marks?

Ans. If you are repeating 12th exam, you should do it for the all the subjects as required by the board to pass 12th again. If you take improvement exams in PCM/PCB only, you are not eligible.

Q6. What are the tuition and other fees and expenses?

Ans. The fee details for 2018-19 are yet to be finalized. The details will be available at BITS admission website by May 2021.

Q7. I had appeared in BITSAT-2018 but my marks were below the cut-off marks. Can I appear in BITSAT-2021?

Ans. Yes. Subject to eligibility conditions you can apply again for BITSAT-2021.