BITSAT 2015 Eligibility Criteria

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Eligibility for BITSAT 2015 Entrance Examination:

(i) For admission to Engineering(B.Tech/BE) Course:  Candidate should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and adequate proficiency in English.

(ii) For admission to B.Pharm.(Hons.): Candidate should have passed the 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and adequate proficiency in  English. However candidates with PCM may also apply for Pharmacy program.

Admission to all the programmes is subject to the conditions given below.

The candidate should have obtained a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics,  Chemistry and Mathematics subjects (if he/she has taken Mathematics in BITSAT) or a  minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects (if he/she has  taken Biology in BITSAT) subjects in 12th examination, with at least 60% marks in each of  the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / Biology subjects.

Only Students who are appearing for 12th examination in 2015 or who have passed  12th  Examination in 2014 are eligible to appear in the BITSAT-2015 test. If a candidate  has taken more than one attempt in 12th class or its equivalent, only his latest performance is  considered, provided this attempt has been for the full component of subjects/courses  prescribed. Students who have passed 12th examination in 2013 or earlier are NOT eligible  to appear in BITSAT-2015. Students who are presently studying in BITS at any of its  campuses are not eligible to appear in BITSAT-2015.

Admissions will be made purely on merit. The merit position of the candidate for admission  will be based on the score obtained by the candidate in the BITSAT-2015. However, their  eligibility for admission is subject to fulfilling the requirement of minimum marks in 12th  examination, as mentioned above.

Direct Admission to Board Toppers:

In the past, admission process of the Institute always ensured guaranteed admission to all  the students who obtained first ranks in their respective board examinations. This has given  a very vital input of highly meritorious students from all over India. First rank students of all  the central and state boards in India for the year 2015 will be given direct admission to the  program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT-2015 score as per the eligibility criteria  mentioned above. Further details about this scheme will be available at BITS website by 20th  May, 2015.