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BITSAT Eligibility Criteria 2023: Age, Qualification, Minimum Marks


The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, is the official exam-conducting authority that releases the BITSAT eligibility criteria on its website. The eligibility criteria are issued with the official notification or brochure of BITSAT. The eligibility criteria include imperative information, such as required qualification, age limit, and define who will be eligible to take the test.

In this article, we have discussed the BITSAT eligibility criteria 2023 in detail so that interested candidates can check whether they can appear for the entrance test. The eligibility for admission is subject to fulfilling the minimum requirements of marks, education qualification, and the required mandatory subjects. Read this article to learn more about who is eligible for the test!

Latest Updates:
– BITS Pilani released the BITSAT 2023 Application Form on January 31, 2023. Candidates can fill out the BITSAT 2023 application form till April 9, 2023 (5:00p.m.).
– BITS Pilani has announced the BITSAT 2023 Exam Dates. Session 1 exam will be conducted from May 22 to 26, 2023, and BITSAT 2023 session 2 will be organised from June 18 to 22, 2023.

BITSAT Eligibility Criteria 2023

To apply for BITSAT 2023, all the candidates conform to the BITSAT eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria consist of multiple factors, including the qualifying exam, the score required in the qualifying exam, compulsory subjects in the qualifying exam, and more.

Candidates can check all the factors in detail which are responsible for deciding the BITSAT eligibility criteria 2023 below:

  • Qualifying exam – Candidates who have passed or will be appearing for the Class 12 exam in a 10+2 pattern from a central or state board or equivalent are eligible based on the qualifying exam norms.
  • Compulsory subjects – Candidates appearing for BITSAT must have attained the minimum score requirements in the qualifying exam. The mandatory subjects in the qualifying exam must be Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology (for B.Pharma). Also, the candidate must be proficient in the English language.
  • Minimum score – Merely passing the qualifying exam is not enough. Candidates must attain a minimum aggregate score of 75% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Candidates should be adequately proficient in English. Along with sustaining the minimum aggregate score, candidates must have 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology.
  • Year of passing – The candidates must have passed the qualifying exam with minimum score requirements in compulsory subjects in the years 2022 and 2023.
  • BITSAT age limit – BITS has set no minimum age limit for applying for admission to the institute.
  • Nationality – The candidate must be an Indian citizen.

Note: Candidates who get the first rank in their board examinations will be directly admitted to the program they prefer, irrespective of their BITSAT 2023 score. This applies to students of both central and state boards.

Additional BITSAT Exam Eligibility Criteria 2023

Some other criteria for the BITSAT exam are given below.

  • Candidates who have appeared for the qualifying exam more than once and their latest exam performance will be considered to check the eligibility criteria.
  • Candidates who are presently studying on any of the campuses of BITS are not eligible to apply for BITSAT.

BITS Campuses Offering Engineering Admission

Candidates can get admission into BITS after fulfilling all the institute’s eligibility criteria. Birla Institute of Technology and Science has four campuses offering Bachelor of Engineering admission to the candidates who have or will be qualifying for the 10+2 level exam in the current academic year. The campuses are mentioned below.

  • BITS Pilani
  • BITS Goa
  • BITS Hyderabad

BITSAT Mock Tests 2023

Embibe provides mock test series to help candidates crack the BITSAT 2023 exam. They can follow the steps below to attempt mock tests:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Login using your mobile number/email.
  • 3rd Step: Then select your ‘Goal’ as ‘BITSAT’ under Engineering.
  • 4th Step: Click ‘Next’ and select your preferred language.
  • 5th Step: Refer to the below-mentioned links to attempt mock tests.
BITSAT 2023 Mock Tests
BITSAT Full Test 1 BITSAT Full Test 2
BITSAT Full Test 3 BITSAT Full Test 4
BITSAT Full Test 5 BITSAT Full Test 6
BITSAT Full Test 7 BITSAT Full Test 8

BITSAT Important Chapters 2023

Here are some important chapters to practice for BITSAT 2023:

Chemistry In Everyday LifeGrammar
VocabularyReading Comprehension
CompositionAnalysing Patterns
Cubes And DiceVisual Series
Arithmetical ReasoningNumber Series
Number AnalogyVenn Diagrams
Statement Based ReasoningCoding Decoding
DirectionsRelationships And Blood Relations
Verbal AnalogyVerbal Classification
Verbal SeriesComposition

FAQs on BITSAT Eligibility Criteria 2023

Below are the most frequently asked questions on BITSAT 2023 eligibility criteria:

Q: When will the BITSAT 2023 application form be available?

Ans: The application form for BITSAT 2023 is available on the official website from January 31, 2023.

Q: I studied physics, chemistry and biology in class 12. Can I apply for BITSAT 2023?

Ans: Candidates with PCB are eligible to apply for BITSAT but only for the B.Pharm program. They will not be eligible for admission to any other first-degree course the institute offers.

Q: What is the educational qualification required for BITSAT 2023?

Ans: Candidates should pass their Class 12 examinations by obtaining at least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology. They should get at least 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

Q: Can I submit the application form offline?

Ans: No, you can submit the form only in online mode.

Q: I am currently studying at BITS Pilani. Can I apply for BITSAT 2023?

Ans: No, you cannot apply for BITSAT 2023.

Also, check:

BITSAT NotificationBITSAT Important Dates
BITSAT Previous Year’s Question Papers BITSAT Mock Tests 
BITSAT SyllabusBITSAT Exam Pattern

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