BITSAT Syllabus 2019, Exam Pattern, Date

BITSAT Syllabus 2019 : BITSAT 2019 exam pattern along with other details is given in BITSAT 2019 information brochure. Understanding BITSAT 2019 exam pattern is necessary for those candidates who want to secure a seat at any of the BITS campuses.

BITSAT 2019 schedule is out on BITSAT official website i.e. BITSAT 2019 is organized by Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani [aka BITS, Pilani] on all India basis for taking admissions to the various Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani, available at the following campuses –

  • BITS, Pilani Hyderabad Campus
  • BITS, Pilani – K. K. Birla Goa Campus
  • BITS, Pilani – Pilani Campus

Note – To know campus wise course details, please refer to BITSAT 2019 information brochure.

BITSAT 2019 shall be conducted for taking admissions to Integrated first degree programmes [B. Pharma, M.Sc. and B.E.] for the academic session 2019-20.

Table View Of BITSAT 2019 Exam Pattern

Part no.SubjectNo. of Questions.Total duration
IPhysics403 hours
IIIEnglish proficiency & Logical reasoning25
IVMathematics / Biology45

BITSAT exam pattern

Detailed View Of BITSAT Exam Pattern 2019

BITSAT 2019 will be conducted in online mode only means an aspirant has to use a computer in order to answer the questions. BITSAT 2019 will be of total 3-hour duration and divided into 4 parts – Part I Physics, Part II Chemistry, Part III English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning and Part IV Mathematics [for B.E. & M.Sc.] or Biology [for B. Pharm.]. Each part of BITSAT 2019 shall have multiple choice questions, each of 3 marks. There will be 150 MCQs in all.

There will be also a provision of negative marking. For each incorrect answer, 1 mark shall be deducted as a penalty. No marks will be deducted for not attempted questions. All the MCQs will be in English only.

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BITSAT 2019 Syllabus

Below we have given detailed syllabus for BITSAT 2019 –

BITSAT syllabus

Part I Physics

Unit nameTopics / Syllabus
Units & MeasurementFundamental measurements in Physics, Dimensional analysis, Units, Precision and significant figures
KinematicsProjectile motion, Properties of vectors, Relative motion, Uniform circular motion, Motion with constant acceleration and Position, velocity and acceleration vectors
Newton’s Laws of MotionInertial and non-inertial frames, Circular motion – centripetal force and Newton’s laws
Impulse and MomentumCenter of mass, Collisions, Conservation of momentum and Momentum of a system of particles
Work and EnergyPower, Conservation of mechanical energy, Kinetic energy and work-energy theorem, Conservative forces and potential energy
Rotational MotionRolling motion, Conservative forces and potential energy, Moment of inertia, rotational kinetic energy, Torque and angular momentum
GravitationMotion of planets – Kepler’s laws, satellite motion, Gravitational potential energy, Escape velocity and Newton’s law of gravitation
Mechanics of Solids and FluidsBernoulli’s theorem, Viscosity & Surface Tension, Pressure, density & Archimedes’ principle and Elasticity
Oscillations and wavesDoppler Effect, Superposition of waves, beats, Forced & damped oscillations, resonance and Kinematics of simple harmonic motion

Other units to be covered for BITSAT 2019 Part I Physics are as follows-

  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Electronic Devices
  • Modern Physics
  • Optics
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Magnetic Effect of Current
  • Current Electricity
  • Electrostatics

Part II Chemistry

Unit nameTopics / Syllabus
States of Matter
Measurement, Chemical reactions, Gaseous state, Liquid state and Solid stats
Atomic StructureQuantum mechanics, Periodicity, Pauli exclusion principle, Hydrogen atom spectrum and
Bohr model and its limitations
Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure
Molecular Structure, Valence electrons, Ionic Bond, Covalent Bond, Dipole moments and Hydrogen Bond
ThermodynamicsSolutions, Physical Equilibrium, Chemical Equilibria, Ionic Equilibria, Factors Affecting Equilibria, Mole Fraction, Molarity, and Molality
ElectrochemistryElectrolytic Conduction and Redox Reactions

Other units to be covered for BITSAT 2019 Part II Chemistry are as follows-

  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Hydrogen and s-block elements
  • p- d- and f-block elements
  • Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons
  • Stereochemistry
  • Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen
  • Biological , Industrial and Environmental chemistry
  • Theoretical Principles of Experimental Chemistry

Part III English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning

ParticularTopics / Syllabus
GrammarQuestion tags, Phrasal verbs, Voice, Transformation, Modals, Adjectives, Determiners, Prepositions, Time and Tense
VocabularyAnalogy, Contextual meaning, One Word, Jumbled letters,
Homophones, Spelling, Synonyms, Antonyms and Odd Word
Reading ComprehensionReconstruction (rewording), Idioms / Phrases, Referents, Vocabulary and Content / ideas
CompositionLinkers / Connectives, Paragraph Unity and Rearrangement

Other topics to be covered for BITSAT 2019 Part III English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning are as follows-

  • Logical Reasoning
  • Verbal Reasoning [analogy, classification, series completion, chart logic etc.]
  • Nonverbal reasoning [pattern perception, figure formation and analysis, paper cutting, figure matrix and rule detection]

Part IV Mathematics [For Engineering Streams]

Unit nameTopics / Syllabus
AlgebraLogarithms and their properties, Arithmetic and geometric progressions, Complex numbers, Matrices and determinants, Mathematical reasoning, Sets, Relations and Functions and methods of proofs
TrigonometryInverse trigonometric functions, Solution of trigonometric equations etc.
2-D Coordinate GeometryConic sections, Circles, Straight lines and pair of straight lines
3-D Coordinate GeometryEquation of a plane, Angle between two lines, Co-ordinate axes and co-ordinate planes
Differential calculusRolle’s Theorem, Maxima and minima of a function, Increasing and decreasing functions, Tangents and Normals

Other units to be covered for BITSAT 2019 Part IV Mathematics [for engineering streams] are as follows-

  • Integral calculus
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Probability
  • Vectors
  • Statistics
  • Linear Programming
  • Mathematical modelling

Part IV Biology [for B. Pharm.]

Unit nameTopics / Syllabus
Diversity in Living WorldAnimal & Plant Kingdom, Biology – its meaning and relevance to mankind etc.
Cell: The Unit of LifeStructure and Function of cell, differences between plant and animal cells as well as prokaryotic and eukaryotic, Biomolecules and Enzymes
Genetics and EvolutionTheories and evidences of evolution, DNA –its organization and replication, Linkage and Crossing over
Structure and Function – PlantsRespiration, Photosynthesis, Mineral nutrition, Mineral nutrition and Morphology of a flowering plant
Structure and Function - AnimalsLocomotion and movement, Excretion system, Human Physiology, Body fluids and circulation

Other units to be covered for BITSAT 2019 Part IV Biology [for B. Pharm.] are as follows-

  • Reproduction, Growth and Movement in Plants
  • Reproduction and Development in Humans
  • Ecology and Environment
  • Biology and Human Welfare
  • Biotechnology and its Applications


Q 1. What Will Be The Mode Of BITSAT 2019?

Ans. BITSAT 2019 will be conducted in online mode. It will be a CBT to be organized for taking admission to several Integrated First Degree programmes of BITS, Pilani for academic year 2019-20.

Q 2. What Are Dates Of BITSAT 2019?

Ans. BITSAT 2019 will be conducted between 2nd to 3rd week of May 2019.


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