The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani is an all India Institution declared as Deemed to be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act. Admissions to all the Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani, at Pilani campus, Goa campus, and Hyderabad Campus are made on the basis of a Computer based Online Test conducted by BITS, Pilani.
Integrated First Degree Programmes to which admissions are made on the basis of BITSAT
(i) at BITS, Pilani Campus:
B.E.: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics and Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing .
M.Sc. : Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics
M.Sc.: General Studies.
(ii) at BITS, K. K. Birla Goa Campus:
B.E.: Chemical, Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, Mechanical
M.Sc.: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics.
(iii) at BITS, Hyderabad Campus:
B.E.: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics and Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics and Instrumentation, Mechanical, Manufacturing.
M.Sc.: Biological Sciences, Chemistry; Economics, Mathematics, Physics
Admissions to BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus are based on merit. For First Degree admission the merit is determined by the overall aggregate score of the candidate in the Qualifying Examination (12th Grade or equivalent).
Direct admission to Board Toppers : In the past, 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. Further details about this scheme will be available at BITS admission website by 20th May, 2017.
Procedure for Applying for admission to BITS : In addition to applying and appearing for BITSAT-2017, candidates have to also apply for admission to BITS giving details of their 12th marks and preferences to different degree programmes offered. The prescribed application form for admission, the detailed application procedure, details of academic flexibilities such as Dual Degree, Transfer etc; admission modality and the final list of Degree programmes offered will be available at the BITS admission website, by 20th May 2017. The completed form with the required application fee has to be submitted so as to reach The Dean (Admissions), Admissions Office, BITS, Pilani – 333 031, Rajasthan on or before 5.00 PM on 30th June 2017.
Degree programmes Cut-off BITSAT-2016 score
B.E. Chemical 319, B.E. Civil 314, B.E. Electrical & Electronics 362, B.E. Mechanical 346, B.E. Manufacturing 311, B.E. Computer Science 384, B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation 345
M.Sc. Biological Sciences 304, M.Sc. Chemistry 308, M.Sc. Economics 335, M.Sc. Mathematics 330, M.Sc. Physics 324
B.E. Chemical 301, B.E. Electrical and Electronics 331, B.E. Mechanical 322, B.E. Computer Science 358, B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation 312
M.Sc. Biological Sciences 297, M.Sc. Chemistry 300, M.Sc. Economics 315, M.Sc. Mathematics 310, M.Sc. Physics 307
B.E. Chemical 298, B.E. Civil 303, B.E. Electrical and Electronics 324, B.E. Mechanical 316, B.E. Computer Science 347, B.E. Electronics & Communication 332, B.E. Electronics & Instrumentation 313, B.E. Manufacturing 298
M.Sc. Biological Sciences 296, M.Sc. Chemistry 299, M.Sc. Economics 310, M.Sc. Mathematics 307, M.Sc. Physics 304
Note about test centres : While BITSAT 2017 tests are scheduled to be held during the period 16th May – 30th May 2017, some of the test centers may operate only for a limited duration during this period depending on the number of applications received. The final list of the centers will be announced at BITS admission website after all the applications are received.