The Siksha O Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT) is a national-level entrance examination conducted by Siksha 'O' Anusandhan (SOA) University, located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. SAAT serves as the gateway for admissions into various undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered by the university, including engineering, medical, dental, pharmacy, management, and more.
SAAT aims to assess the candidates' knowledge, aptitude, and suitability for their chosen courses. The exam pattern and syllabus vary depending on the program applied for, covering subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, English, General Knowledge, and Logical Reasoning.
|Name of the exam||Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Admission Test (SAAT)|
|Conducting body||Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Deemed to be University|
|Mode of exam||Online and offline|
|Medium of exam||English|
|Number of questions||120|
|Type of questions||Multiple-choice questions (MCQs)|
|Marking scheme||1 mark for each correct answer, no negative marking|
|Duration of exam||120 minutes (2 hours)|
|Sections||English Language Comprehension, Mathematics, Logical Reasoning, and General Awareness|
|Dates of exam||Phase 1: April 23-30, 2024|
Phase 2: May 21-22, 2024
Phase 3: July 8-9, 2024
|Application fees||INR 1500/- for general category|
INR 1200/- for SC/ST/PwD category
|Result date||Expected to be released in the first week of September 2023|
|Date of Examination||April 23 – 30, 2024|
|Declaration of Result||To be Announced|
|Last Date of Application Submission||April 20, 2024|
|Commencement of Application Submission||February 1, 2024|
|Availability of Admit Card||To be announced|
|B.Tech||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 or equivalent examination, with Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects, as well as one subject out of Chemistry / Computer Science / Information Technology /Biotechnology / Biology / Informatics / Statistics or any other subject as approved by AICTE|
|LLM||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) LLB or studied integrated law courses or equivalent thereof, from a recognized University, with atleast 50% aggregate marks|
|M.Sc||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) B.Sc or equivalent course in the stream/discipline for which SAAT 2023 is being given, from a recognized University, with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST/OBC categories)|
|M.Tech||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) B.E./B.Tech/AMIE/MCA/M.Sc. or equivalent course in the stream/discipline for which SAAT 2023 is being given|
|B.Pharm||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 or equivalent examination, with individually clearing English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology|
|BHMCT||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 examination in any stream, securing a minimum of 45% marks (40% for Schedule Caste (SC)/Schedule Tribe (ST)/OBC categories)|
|B.Sc. in Nursing (Basic)||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 examination, with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (40% for SC/ST/OBC categories). Candidate must be at least 17 years old.|
|M.Pharm||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) B.Pharm examination, from any recognized University, securing a minimum of 50%. However, GPAT-qualified candidates are not required to give SAAT 2023, but will have to submit application form|
|MCA||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) a three-year bachelor degree in any stream, from any recognized University, securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST/OBC categories). Candidate must have studied Mathematics either at 10+2 or +3 level (Business Mathematics will not be considered)|
|Five-Year Integrated B.A. LLB. (Hons) and B.B.A. LLB. (Hons)||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 or equivalent examination in any discipline, securing a minimum of with 45% (40% for SC/ST categories). Candidate’s age should be less than 20 years (22 years for SC/ST categories)|
|BBA||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 or equivalent examination in any discipline|
|B.Sc. in Agriculture||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) 10+2 examination, with either of the following subject combinations PCM/PCB/PCMB, securing a minimum of 50% aggregate marks for under general and OBC categories, and 40% aggregate marks for SC/ST/Physically Handicap (PH) categories. Candidate’s age must be between 17 and 23 years.|
|M.Sc. in Nursing||Candidate must have cleared B.Sc. Nursing (Basic/Post Basic) degree, securing a minimum of 55% aggregate marks, from an Indian Nursing Council-recognized institution, along with a minimum of one year experience in teaching or clinical area subsequent to registration in respective State Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife.|
|P.B.B.Sc Nursing||Candidate must have cleared GNM examination and registered with concerned State Nursing Council|
|MBA/MHA/MHM/MTTM||Candidate must have cleared (or appearing) a three-year bachelor degree in Science, Commerce, Arts, B.E, B.Tech, MBBS, B.Pharm, B.Sc.Agri, BVSC, BHMS, BAMS, BDS, BPT, BHMCT, BBA, BCA or equivalent examination, from any recognized University, securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/OBC categories)|
|Andhra Pradesh||Visakhapatnam, Tirupati|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Srinagar|
|Karnataka||Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Indore|
|Maharashtra||Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur|
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai|
|Uttar Pradesh||Lucknow, Varanasi|
|West Bengal||Kolkata, Siliguri|
|Section||Number of Questions||Marking Scheme|
|English Language Comprehension||30||1 mark for each correct answer, no negative marking|
|Mathematics||30||1 mark for each correct answer, no negative marking|
|Logical Reasoning||30||1 mark for each correct answer, no negative marking|
|General Awareness||30||1 mark for each correct answer, no negative marking|
|Duration of Exam||120 minutes (2 hours)|
|Negative Marking||1 mark deducted for every incorrect answer|
|Sections in Paper||Vary with Selected Program|
|Type of Questions||MCQs|
|Medium of Examination||English|
|Number of Questions||200|
|Mode of Examination||Online|
Date of declaration: The SAAT 2023 result is expected to be declared in the first week of September 2023.
Mode of declaration: The result will be declared online on the official website of Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Deemed to be University.
How to check the result: To check the result, you will need to enter your application number and date of birth. You can also download the result in PDF format.
What is included in the result: The result will include the following information:
Next steps: If you have qualified in the SAAT 2023 exam, you will be invited to participate in the counselling process. The counselling process will be held online. During the counselling process, you will be able to choose the course that you want to study.
Here's a general guide on how to download the SAAT 2023 result once it is available:
Visit the Official Website: Go to the official Siksha 'O' Anusandhan (SOA) University website or the designated SAAT 2023 result portal.
Login or Registration: You may need to log in to your candidate account using your application number, registration ID, or login credentials created during the application process. If you haven't registered, you might be required to enter specific details to access the result.
Find the Result Link: Look for the "SAAT 2023 Result" link on the website's homepage or the examination/results section.
Access the Result: Once logged in, you should be able to view and access the SAAT 2023 result. It may be available in a downloadable PDF format or through other online methods.
Download and Save: Download the result and save it as a PDF file on your device for future reference and verification.
Check Result Details: Verify your personal details, scores, and rank mentioned in the SAAT 2023 result.
Take a Printout: If required, take a printout of the result for counseling and admission processes.
The counselling process will involve the following steps:
Candidate's Name: The full name of the candidate who is appearing for the SAAT 2023 examination.
Roll Number: A unique identification number assigned to each candidate for the examination.
Photograph and Signature: The admit card usually contains the candidate's photograph and their scanned signature, which serves as an identity verification.
Exam Date and Time: The date and time of the SAAT 2023 examination along with the reporting time at the exam center.
Exam Center and Address: The venue of the examination center where the candidate is supposed to appear for the SAAT 2023.
Application Number: The unique application number generated during the registration process for SAAT 2023.
Exam Instructions: Important instructions and guidelines that candidates must follow on the day of the examination.
Contact Information: Helpline numbers or contact details of the conducting authority for any queries or concerns related to the admit card or examination.