BITSAT Exam 2024: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern Check at @bitsadmission.com

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test

BITSAT is one of the most competitive engineering entrance exams in India conducted annually by the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani to offer admission into various undergraduate engineering degree programs offered across its campuses in Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad.
Introduced in 2005, BITSAT is a computer-based online test with questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English Proficiency, and Logical Reasoning. Candidates have 3 hours to attempt 150 multiple choice questions. There is negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect answer. To be eligible, one must have passed their 12th exams with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects securing a minimum aggregate of 75% marks.

BITSAT 2024 Exam Dates

Session Event Date
Session 1 Notification January 2024
Session 1 Registration (online) January 24 to February 2024
Session 1 Slot booking (online) February 21 to March 5, 2024
Session 1 Admit card (online) March 10, 2024
Session 1 Exam March 11 to 13, 2024
Session 2 Notification April 2024
Session 2 Registration (online) April 25 to May 2024
Session 2 Slot booking (online) May 21 to June 5, 2024
Session 2 Admit card (online) June 10, 2024
Session 2 Exam June 11 to 13, 2024

Application Fee:

Session Male Female
Both Sessions INR 5400 INR 4400
Session 1 INR 3400 INR 2900
Session 2 (If appeared for session 1) INR 2000 INR 1500

BITSAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

  • Nationality: Candidates must be a citizen of India or a foreign national with a valid visa to study in India.
  • Age: Candidates must have been born on or after October 1, 2001.
  • Educational qualification: Candidates must have passed the 12th standard examination from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (PCB) as compulsory subjects.
  • Marks: Candidates must have scored a minimum of 75% aggregate marks in PCM or PCB and 60% individual marks in each of the subjects.
  • English proficiency: Candidates must have adequate proficiency in English.

BITSAT 2024 Exam Pattern

Section No. of Questions Marks Time
Physics 35 105 90 minutes
Chemistry 35 105 90 minutes
Mathematics 40 120 90 minutes
English and Logical Reasoning 20 60 30 minutes
Total 130 450 3 hours

BITSAT 2024 Syllabus


  • Units and Measurements
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Rotational Motion
  • Gravitation
  • Oscillations
  • Waves
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetism and Electromagnetism
  • Optics
  • Modern Physics


  • Basic Concepts
  • Atomic Structure
  • Chemical Bonding
  • States of Matter
  • Thermodynamics
  • Solutions
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Equilibrium
  • Redox Reactions
  • Electrochemistry
  • Acids, Bases and Salts
  • Organic Chemistry


  • Sets, Relations and Functions
  • Trigonometry
  • Vectors and 3D Geometry
  • Calculus
  • Linear Algebra
  • Probability and Statistics

English and Logical Reasoning

  • Comprehension
  • Grammar
  • Usage
  • Logical Reasoning

BITSAT Preparation Tips

The BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test) is a competitive engineering entrance exam. To prepare effectively in a limited timeframe, follow these key strategies:

1. Thoroughly review the entire BITSAT syllabus and exam pattern. Identify your weaker areas to focus more attention there.

2. Solve previous years' question papers to become familiar with the exam format, question types and difficulty level. Analyze them to identify recurring concepts and frequently asked topics.

3. Study NCERT books thoroughly, especially for Physics, Chemistry and Biology as BITSAT is focused on NCERT curriculum. Make clear and concise revision notes.

4. For Maths, practice solving questions on trigonometry, matrices, complex numbers, probability etc. Extensive practice is essential.

5. Take mock tests every week under exam conditions. They will help assess your progress and prepare both technically and psychologically for the real test. Review them to improve.

6. Avoid starting any new topics near the exam. Utilize the last month just revising thoroughly using revision notes, taking section-wise and full mock tests. Stay motivated. Eat and sleep well before exam day.

BITSAT 2024 Cut Off

Programme Cut Off (General) Cut Off (OBC) Cut Off (SC/ST)
Computer Science and Engineering 362 337 295
Electrical Engineering 357 332 289
Mechanical Engineering 353 328 285
Chemical Engineering 349 324 281
Civil Engineering 345 320 277
Electronics and Communication Engineering 341 316 273
Information Technology 337 312 269

BITSAT Overview 2024 FAQs

BITSAT covers numerous engineering publications, along with B.E (Hons.), B.Pharm (Hons.), M.Sc (Hons.), and different included degree packages.

Candidates should have finished 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and secured a minimal aggregate of 75% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, with at the least 60% in every problem.

Yes, students with PCB can practice for B.Pharm (Hons.) applications. However, they ought to have secured 75% mixture in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, with as a minimum 60% in every subject.

BITSAT is a laptop-based totally take a look at (CBT) with questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English Proficiency, and Logical Reasoning.

Yes, there is a negative marking scheme. One mark is deducted for each incorrect answer, at the same time as three marks are awarded for every accurate solution.

Yes, candidates can choose their desired examination centers and slots primarily based on availability in the course of the BITSAT slot reserving system.

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