BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

BITSAT 2018 is a Computer based Online test for admissions to Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS Pilani at Pilani campus, K K Birla Goa campus and Hyderabad campus.BITSAT is conducted for a duration of 3 hours(without break) and the test consists of 4 parts:

  • Part I : Physics
  • Part II : Chemistry
  • Part III : (a) English Proficiency and (b) Logical Reasoning
  • Part IV : Mathematics or Biology (For B.Pharm candidates)

Read the below table for exam pattern:

Mode of the Examination Computer based (Online)
Subjects Physics, Chemistry, English Proficiency, Logical Reasoning, Mathematics or Biology (For B.Pharm candidates)
Duration 03 hours
Number of questions 150 (Physics-40, Chemistry-40, English Proficiency-15, Logical Reasoning-10, Mathematics or Biology (For B.Pharm candidates)-45
Total marks 450 marks (150Q x 3marks)
Marking scheme 3 marks for each correct answer Negative marking - One mark deducted for each incorrect answer No marks are awarded for questions not attempted
Type of questions Objective type questions (MCQs)
Language English
Syllabus NCERT syllabus for 11th and 12th class
  • There is no time limit for individual parts of the test. The candidate can go back and change any of his/her answers among the 150 questions.
  • If a candidate answers all the 150 questions (without skipping any question), the candidate will have an option of attempting 12 (twelve) extra questions, if there is still time left.
  • These extra questions will be from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology only; four questions from each part.
  • Further, once the candidate has opted for extra questions, he/she cannot go back for correction of any of the earlier answered 150 questions.

BITSAT 2018 Questions and Marks Distribution

Subject Questions Marks
Physics 40 120
Chemistry 40 120
English Proficiency 15 45
Logical Reasoning 10 30
Mathematics or Biology (For B.Pharm candidates) 45 135
Total 150 450

BITSAT 2018 Marking Scheme

Status Marks
Correct answer +3 Marks
Wrong answer -1 Mark
Un attempted question No Marks