Birla Institute of Technology(commonly known as BITS) is one of the premier engineering institutes of the country in which the number of applicants taking the BITS Pilani entrance exam has been increasing Year after year. BITS was originally started in Pilani and has two more campuses one each in Goa and Hyderabad.

This influential institute is very famous among engineering aspirants as Lakhs of students fight for some thousand seats every year. The lowest cut off marks for the first round was made public by BITS Pilani.

Eligibility required for BITSAT:

Candidates applying for BITSAT must have obtained for 75% of marks in Intermediate with Minimum 60% marks in each subject.

BITSAT Exam pattern:

Total Number of Questions 150
Subjects Maths, Physics and Chemistry, English professional, Logical Reasoning
Duration of Exam 3 hours
Type of questions Multiple choice questions
Exam type Computer based Test


Important Exam Dates:

Candidates can choose test dates between March 1, 2014 and March 20, 2014
Hall tickets obtainable online between April 15, 2014 and April 30, 2014
BITSAT online tests May 14, 2014 to June 1, 2014
Short list of candidates confirmed on 1 July, 2014


The Cutoff for BITSAT 2014 makrs the minimum marks to be obtained by aspirants to get admissions in the engineering courses across campuses in BITS and the Cutoff for BITSAT 2014 got generally announced by the University at the end of each round of BITSAT 2014 Counselling in which many factors such as levels of difficulty in the BITSAT online tests, seats availability and a large number of applicants and so on played a very important role in determining the BITSAT 2014 Cutoff Scores. Go Through the chart mentioned below:

Analysis of BITSAT Score:

  BITSAT-2011 BITSAT-2012 BITSAT-2013 BITSAT-2014
BITSAT score Analysis        
No of Candidates with score >= 400: 70 46 162 256
No of Candidates with score >= 350: 761 706 1316 1926
No of Candidates with score >= 300: 3997 4119 5860 7171
No of Candidates with score >= 250: 13326 13984 17044 19341
No of Candidates with Score >= 225: 20339 21805            25617            28720


BITSAT Cut-off Scores

Cut-off BITSAT score for admission 258 211 258 266 284**

Note -** – Excluding BPharm courses.

BITSAT 2014 Rank Prediction:

Likely Marks in BITSAT 2014 Rank Predicted
More than 400 1-50
351-400 51-750
301-350 751-4200
251-300 4201-14000
225-250 23000

Subject and campus wise analysis:

Undergraduate Engineering courses presented by BITS:

S.No. Campus Course Available
1 BITS Pilani *Chemical

*Computer Science

*Electrical & Electronics

*Electronics & *Instrumentation


*Manufacturing2BITS Goa*Chemical

*Computer Science

*Electrical & Electronics

*Electronics & *Instrumentation

*Mechanical3BITS Hyderabad*Chemical


*Computer Science

*Electrical & Electronics

*Electronics & *Instrumentation




Conclusion of BITSAT exam :

Number of applicants are escalating quickly:

BITSAT has been gaining immense popularity year after year with the number of students taking the BITSAT every year are on rise. In 2007, just 77000 aspirants took BITSAT, the number increased to 123000 in the year 2011, 1, 36000 in 2012 and 1,60,000 in 2013. The most important cause behind the sharp boost of students is the lowering of eligibility criterion from 80% to 75% in the qualifying exam.

Cut off of the three BITS campuses is on increase:

The cut off of the three BITS campuses is increasing every year(shown in the chart).

By going through the above analysis, we come to know that BITSAT has gained vast reputation in the past few years and it is one of the first-class engineering exams of the world.