Whether you want to apply for engineering or medical course, COVID-19 has affected the exam dates of every course across the globe. BITSAT is no exception to the same.


If you aspire to apply for BITSAT, you must know that it is a cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) exam that is conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS). It tests your knowledge of physics, chemistry, English proficiency, logical reasoning, and mathematics or biology. BITSAT is a university-level entrance test that allows you to study in its 3 institutions in India and one in Dubai. BITS campus in Goa, Pilani, and Hyderabad are the most preferred choices of the students. The degree programs offered by this deemed university include engineering, technology, science, pharmacy, management, and humanities.

In 2018, BITS was one of the first six institutes to be awarded as the Institute of Eminence that is set by the University Grants Commission (UGC). It is one of the reasons that the university has attracted more and more students to study for degree programs.

BITSAT 2020 application deadline

If this has convinced you to apply for this globally reputed university, you may apply for the same till May 11, 2020. Yes, you heard it right. Though the last date to apply for the same was May 5, 2020, but the deadline has been extended. It is because of the country’s prevailing condition due to COVID-19.

BITSAT 2020 exam date 

Earlier it was notified that the BITSAT 2020 exam will be conducted after May 24, 2020. The final date for the same will be declared soon on BITS official website. Therefore, you still have ample time if you wish to appear for this exam.

Moreover, the release date for BITSAT admit card has also been postponed. Previously, it was April 30, 2020. When BITS will announce the new release date, you must download your admit card. It is because your admit card contains all the essential information about you. For instance, your name, address, roll number, exam center, exam date and time, reporting time, etc. You may have to show your admit card at the exam center.

BITSAT 2020 exam pattern

If you want to appear for the BITSAT 2020, you must understand the exam pattern. BITSAT is conducted online and you will have 3 hours to complete the exam. The medium of the exam is in English. You will have to answer 150 multiple-choice questions. Out of which, physics and chemistry have 40 questions each, mathematics or biology has 45 questions and 25 questions for English proficiency and logical reasoning. You will gain 3 marks for every correct answer and lose one mark for every incorrect answer.

Furthermore, if you complete the exam before the prescribed time, you may have to solve another 12 questions.

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