BITS Pilani

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani offers degree and integrated programmes at the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (Ph.D.) level. The programmes offered are in the streams of Engineering and Science.

Minimum eligibility requirements for UG and PG Programmes

For admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes(UG) at BITS, aspirants should have passed the Class 12th class examination of 10+2 system from a recognized Central or State board or its equivalent with a minimum of 75% aggregate marks. They should have secured at least 60% marks in each of the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / Biology subjects.

Aspirants aiming for admissions to PG (including higher degree, MBA and integrated programmes), need to have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in the qualifying degree examination. They should hold a three-year degree or its equivalent.

Note: Aspirants are advised to thoroughly go through the eligibility criteria as mentioned by BITS Pilani for the course in which they wish to secure admission. The eligibility criteria may vary from programme to programme.

Admission Process

Admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes, Higher Degree (HD) Programmes, MBA and HD Integrated programmes at BITS, Pilani is based on merit secured in the exam conducted by the institute or national level exams that the institute accepts. For some programmes, admissions are also based on the merit acquired in 10 +2 qualifying examination. Check the details below.

Admission Process for Integrated First Degree Programmes: Students can gain admissions to the BITS Integrated First Degree Programmes by securing a good score in BITSAT. However, please note that the eligibility for admission is subject to fulfilling the requirement of minimum marks in 12th examination.

The institute also offers direct admissions to Board toppers/first rank holders of all central and state boards to the programme of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT scores.

Eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

To secure admission under this scheme, aspirants should be the topper from the science stream having taken Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics subjects in 12th. The criteria to be considered a topper will be as follows:

  • Aspirants should have taken Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects in Class 12 exam
  • Aspirants should have acquired the highest aggregate percentage of marks in Class 12 among all the students who have taken Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as subjects from the Board.
  • To calculate the aggregate percentage, a student’s aggregate marks should include the marks of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects in addition to other subjects which are required to pass the 12th class examination from the Board under consideration.
  • The marks of Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry should be considered in the aggregate irrespective of whether the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects are identified as main/optional/elective in his mark sheet(s).