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BITSAT Syllabus 2023: Check Subject-Wise Syllabus


BITSAT Syllabus 2023: The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, will release the BITSAT syllabus along with the information brochure on the official website. The syllabus of BITSAT covers four subjects, i.e., Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English Proficiency, and Logical Reasoning. Knowing the BITSAT exam pattern and syllabus will help candidates to prepare well for the exam.

The BITSAT exam is a university-level entrance exam for candidates willing to get admission into the degree courses at the BITS campuses. The authorities will soon announce the BITSAT exam 2023 dates on the official website. So, candidates can check this article to know the list of subject-wise important topics. Scroll down to learn more.

BITSAT 2023 Syllabus: Exam Overview

BITSAT exam syllabus for B.E./B. Tech papers consist of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Proficiency, and Logical Reasoning. For the B.Pharm paper, the subject combination remains the same except that Biology replaces Mathematics. Candidates can go through the below table to get an overview of the BITSAT 2023:

Name of ExamBITSAT
Mode of Exam Computer-Based Test (CBT)
Medium of Exam English
Level of ExamUniversity Level
Number of Sections (Parts)4
Number of Questions Total – 130 questions
Physics – 30
Chemistry – 30
Mathematics/Biology – 40
English Language – 10
Logical Reasoning – 20
Duration of Exam 3 Hours
Maximum Marks 390
Marking Scheme +3 for the Correct Response
-1 for an Incorrect Response

BITSAT Syllabus 2023: Chapter-Wise Weightage

Candidates can go through the below table to know the BITSAT chapter-wise weightage for the following sections:

  • Part I – Physics
  • Part II – Chemistry
  • Part III (a) – English Proficiency
  • Part III (b) – Logical Reasoning
  • Part IV – Mathematics/Biology

Marks and Question Distribution

The following table provides details on the BITSAT question and marks distribution:

Name of SectionNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks 
Part I – Physics3090
Part II – Chemistry3090
Part III (a) – English Proficiency 1030
Part III (b) – Logical Reasoning2060
Part IV – Mathematics 40120
Total 130390

BITSAT Syllabus 2023: Section-Wise Topics

As already mentioned, since BITSAT is conducted in four parts, candidates must cover all the topics from all the parts appearing in the exam. Candidates can check the part-wise topics in the syllabus of BITSAT 2023 below.

BITSAT Syllabus for Physics

The following points provide the BITSAT Physics syllabus topics:

  • Work and Energy
  • Rotational Motion
  • Gravitation
  • Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
  • Oscillations
  • Units and Measurement
  • Kinematics
  • Newton’s Laws of Motion
  • Impulse and Momentum
  • Optics
  • Modern Physics
  • Electronic Devices 
  • Waves
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effect of Current
  • Electromagnetic Induction

BITSAT Syllabus for Chemistry

The following points provide the BITSAT Chemistry syllabus topics:

  • Physical and Chemical Equilibria
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Hydrogen and s-block Elements
  • States of Matter
  • Atomic Structure
  • Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen
  • Biological, Industrial and Environmental Chemistry
  • Theoretical Principles of Experimental Chemistry
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • Thermodynamics
  • p- d- and f-block Elements
  •  Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons
  • Stereochemistry

BITSAT English Proficiency Syllabus

The following points provide the BITSAT English syllabus topics:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Composition
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary

BITSAT Logical Reasoning Syllabus

The following points provide the BITSAT Logical Reasoning syllabus topics:

  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Nonverbal Reasoning

BITSAT Mathematics Syllabus

The following points provide the BITSAT Mathematics syllabus topics:

  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics
  • Linear Programming
  • Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Probability
  • Vectors

BITSAT Biology (B. Pharma) Syllabus

The following points provide the BITSAT Biology syllabus topics:

  • Structure and Function Animal
  • Ecology and Environment
  • Biology and Human Welfare
  • Structure and Function – Plants
  • Diversity in Living World
  • Reproduction, Growth and Movement in Plants
  • Reproduction and Development in Humans
  • Cell: The Unit of Life – Structure and Function
  • Biotechnology and Its Applications
  • Genetics and Evolution

Along with preparing a well-structured study, selecting the best books also plays a major role in effective preparations. Candidates must select books as per the latest updates. Hence, candidates can go through the below table to know the best books for BITSAT 2023:

Physics BooksChemistry BooksMathematics BooksEnglish Proficiency and Logical Reasoning Books
NCERT Physics Part 1 and Part 2 Textbook for Class 12NCERT Chemistry Part 1 and Part 2 Textbook for Class 12

NCERT Maths Part 1 and Part 2 Textbook for Class 12

BITSAT English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning by Disha Experts
Concepts of Physics by HC Verma Vol 1 and Vol 2Physical Chemistry by P BahadurObjective Mathematics by RD Sharma
Pearson Complete Guide to the BITSAT (English) by One Learn Education
Understanding Physics Series by DC Pandey
Inorganic Chemistry by OP Tandon
Wren and Martin (For English)
Organic Chemistry by Arihant (Theory and Practice)

BITSAT Full Test Series

At Embibe, we have provided complete test series to help students crack BITSAT 2023 exam easily. Students can follow the steps below to take the new pattern test:

1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.

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5th Step: Once done, click on the below-mentioned links to take the TEST.

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Preparation Tips for BITSAT 2023

After the candidates decide to appear for the BITSAT exam, they must start with the preparation right away, as the BITSAT is a competitive exam. Accordingly, candidates must have a tight preparation schedule and approach the syllabus with planning and determination. Candidates can check here some important tips to prepare for the BITSAT 2023 below:

  • Syllabus and Exam Pattern – Candidates must be well aware of the BITSAT study plan as it will help candidates prepare a well-structured study plan as will help them distribute topics accordingly. Knowing the exam pattern will help candidates understand the marking scheme, the marks distribution, total questions asked, total marks and more.
  • Practice Past Years’ Question Papers and Mock Tests – Previous year’s question papers can help candidates get an idea of the previous year’s exam trends, like the marking scheme, question weightage, and frequently asked questions.
    • Mock tests are a great source of revision that helps candidates improve their preparation levels. Solving BITSAT mock tests regularly can help candidates analyse their preparation and improve their mistakes and weak areas.
    • Candidates must attempt Embibe’s mock tests, which are created as per the latest exam pattern and syllabus. These tests are designed with an increasing difficulty to challenge the candidate’s preparation level. Solving Embibe’s mock tests will help candidates get a prior experience in the examination.

BITSAT Books and Previous Year Papers

Find the links to the BITSAT books and previous year’s papers below:

Physics Crash Course
Chemistry Crash Course
Mathematics Crash Course
Biology Crash Course
Logical Reasoning Crash Course
English Proficiency Crash Course
Physics Chapter-wise PYPs
Chemistry Chapter-wise PYPs
Mathematics Chapter-wise PYPs
Logical Reasoning Chapter-wise PYPs
English Proficiency Chapter-wise PYPs

FAQs on BITSAT 2023 Syllabus

The frequently asked questions regarding the BITSAT 2023 syllabus are listed below:

Q: Where will I get the BITSAT 2023 syllabus?

Ans: Candidates can check this article or check the information bulletin to know the updated BITSAT syllabus.

Q: Is the syllabus of CBSE classes 11 and 12 and same as that of BITSAT?

Ans: BITSAT exam syllabus is more or less the same as the CBSE classes 11th and 12th syllabus.

Q: Is a 300 score good in BITSAT?

Ans: While a good score depends on how test-takers scored overall, a 300 score is considered good for admission into BITS.

Q: How can I prepare for BITSAT 2023?

Ans: Since the BITSAT exam features multiple-choice questions, candidates can check out the best books for BITSAT and take mock tests to prepare well for the exam.

Q: Is BITSAT tougher than the JEE exam?

Ans: No, however, it is a very competitive exam, and candidates can expect tricky questions and train themselves for the exam by taking mock tests and checking the syllabus of BITSAT in detail on this page.

You can also check:

BITSAT Sample PapersBITSAT Mock Test
Best Books for BITSATBITSAT Previous Year Question Papers

We hope this detailed article on the BITSAT 2023 syllabus has answered all your doubts and queries. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best.

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