BITS HD Exam Pattern 2017- Candidates aspiring to take admission in the various master of engineering (M.E.) programmes that are offered at different campuses of BITS need to know the exam pattern of BITS HD 2017. This will help the candidates to prepare well for the online exam which will take place on May 13- 14 and May 21, 2017. The BITS HD 2017 exam pattern consists of all the information related to duration of the exam, marking scheme and type of questions that will be asked. The BITS HD exam is divided into two parts. The first test is mandatory for all aspirants and will consist of questions in Maths and English with some questions on Logical reasoning. The second test is specific to the discipline in which the candidate has qualified in. Those who are applying for M.E in software systems will need to appear for the Part 1 as well as a special aptitude test. Birla Institute of Technology, Pilani will conduct the computer based exam in 24 cities across the country. To know the complete details of the BITS HD exam pattern 2017 like the total number of questions, duration, marking scheme and more, candidates can check the article below
BITS HD 2017 Exam Pattern
The entrance exam for BITS HD Admission 2017 will be held in online. There will be multiple choice questions that will be displayed on the computer screen from which the candidates will have to select the correct answer. The table given below consists of the details of the exam pattern of BITS HD 2017.
BITS HD Exam pattern 2017
Mode of examination
Medium of language
Duration of the exam
Test1 will be for 45 minutes
Test 2 will be for 105 minutes
Special test for software systems will be for 60 minutes
Type of questions
Multiple choice questions
For every correct answer, there are 3 marks
For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Number of questions
Test 1 will have 30 questions
Test 2 will have 70 questions
Special test for software systems will have 50 questions
Details about of BITS HD 2017 Exam Pattern
Test 1- It is mandatory for all the candidates to take this test. Candidates will be tested in their general reasoning, English and Maths. The details of this test are given below:
Sections & No. of questions
Number of questions
English Language Skills and Logical reasoning
Test 2- All the candidates except for the ones applying for M.E in Software Systems will be required to appear for test 2. This test will be based on the qualifying degree of the candidate. Candidates will have to answer 70 questions in 105 minutes. The objective of this test is to assess the grasp of the candidates in their respective disciplines.
Special Test for Software Systems
Students applying for M.E. Software systems will have to take the special test for software systems in which they are required to answer 50 questions in 60 minutes.
Note – Candidates must remember that no marks will be scored if the candidates do not attempt any question. They have to select just one option from the four choices as the computer will not allow selection of more than one answer.
Features of BITS HD 2017 Exam
Each candidate will get different set of questions
Questions are selected randomly from an exhaustive question bank
The expert will determine the content, difficulty level and type of question.
The decision of the expert committee in this regard is binding.
Candidates will get to know their score on completion of the BITS HD 2017 exam.
It is mandatory for the candidates to carry the BITS HD admit card to the examination hall.
BITS HD Syllabus 2017
Test 1: Candidates will be asked from mathematics which will consist of topics like calculus, linear algebra, complex variables, probability and statistics, differential equations, numerical methods.
In the English section, candidates will be judged on the basis of their knowledge about grammar, vocabulary, their ability to read and comprehend as well as logical reasoning and verbal reasoning.
Test 2: Candidates can check the detailed syllabus of BITS HD 2017 as it consists of the topics of the subjects in which the candidate has specialised and the names of the books from where they can study.
Those candidates who are taking the special test in software systems are required to study structured programming in C, Advanced programming in C, object orientation and software engineering, database systems, core systems.
BITS HD Sample papers 2017
Candidates can check the sample papers of BITS HD 2017 as it will help them to prepare for the upcoming online exam for master of engineering programme that is being offered at different institutes of BITS.
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