BITSAT 2017 - Day 1 Exam Analysis
Prabha Dhavala, 16 May 2017, #BITSAT
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BITSAT 2017 started off on May 16 at 9 am for the admissions to the B.E programmes at the three BITS campuses at Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. The entrance tests are scheduled in two slots per day – 9 am to 12 noon and 2 to 5 pm across 59 centres in the country. The tests are online and candidates have been given the facility to book their slots and centres according to their convenience. Careers360 caught up with the students from a few centres to know their BITSAT 2017 experiences. The last date for BITSAT 2017 is May 29 while May 30 is the date when the exam will be held for candidates who have opted for a date or centre change as allowed by BITS Pilani. Check the BITSAT 2017 exam analysis below to know the topics covered, student reactions, subject wise analysis and more.


Overall the consensus was that BITSAT was moderate. Candidates were of the opinion that students who took coaching would fare better as compared to those who didn’t since some questions can be solved faster with the help of tricks and tips taught by the coaching people.


Most students found English to be easy as well as logical reasoning. Maths however brought out mixed reactions with many feeling it was tough and some finding it very easy. Physics was generally found to be more inclined towards numerical while Chemistry seemed to be more conceptual. We bring you the actual student opinion from the exam centres of BITSAT 2017 below.


Topic Wise Analysis asked in BITSAT





Surface Tension

Electro Chemistry,


Modern Physics

Organic Chemistry










Complex No



BITSAT 2017 Exam Analysis by students:

Puneet found Physics to be tough and Chemistry moderate. English seemed easy to him and his take is that Class XII syllabus carried more weightage. Since this is his second attempt, he felt there was no change from last year in the exam pattern.


Shebaz who attempted BITSAT for the first time on May 16 felt that the exam was easy. In his opinion, Physics showed more weightage to Class XI syllabus, Maths had more questions from Class XII while Chemistry had an equal number of questions from both Class XI and XII.         


Neha who scored 259   found questions from Physics to be tough than the other subjects


Vishesh felt that questions from coordinates in Maths were less as compared to previous years, questions from Complex were more. Since he completed the exam way before time, he could attempt the extra 12 questions which were tougher than expected. Chemistry had more analytical questions. Physics questions were similar to the ones asked in JEE Main


Harshita’s take on BITSAT exam says that Maths was tough, Chemistry moderate, Physics was again moderate and English was easy too. More weightage was given to topics from the Class XII Syllabus. There were more numerical questions in Physics while probability in Maths had a good number of questions asked.


Prateek who score 302 in the test felt that all subjects were easy. Physics was easy, Chemistry was conceptual. Some topics covered in the exam were Modern Physics, Electro Chemistry, Organic, Maths -Limits, Continuity, Trignometry.


BITSAT 2017 Preparation – This is just the first day of BITSAT. Candidates who will be appearing for the test in the upcoming days can check the analysis and brush some any topics they have missed. The exam analysis is just an indicator for students. It cannot and should not be the basis of any student’s preparation.


Candidates who are yet to appear for the exam can check the BITSAT exam pattern. Sample question papers to prepare for their exam. The BITSAT exam is primarily based on the Class XI and Class XII syllabus.


We wish all the remaining BITSAT aspirants all success in their exam!

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i passed class 12th in 2018 can i give bitsat?

Apoorva Student Expert 9th Dec, 2019

Hello dear student,

I am really sorry to inform you that you are not eligible to appear in BITSAT as student who have qualified there class 12th in year 2018 or earlier are not eligible to give BITSAT 2020. I hope the information provided to you is helpful to you.

Thank you


does bitsat has very good placement or not?

Bhasakar Ram 8th Dec, 2019

Dear Aspirant,

The average package of Bits pilani is around 10-12 lakh per annum.the package mostly depends on your performance during the interview. the average package of Bits hyderabad is around 6-7 lakhs per annum.whereas in bits goa ,it is around 6-7 alkhs per annum.Bits pilani is well known for providing ample opportunities to their students to get placed in top MNCs.placement stats are very good and there are multiple opportunities for internships for students of bits,bits pilani is the best in terms of placement.

Hope this information is helpful to you.

thank you.


please provide the application date for Being Tech course

Sharon Rose Student Expert 7th Dec, 2019

Hello Sanjiv,

The application process for BITSAT 2020 may start from first week of January, 2020 although the official dates notification is not yet out. So you need to wait until there's an official announcement regarding the dates. You can check updates related to BITSAT 2020 by clicking the link below


can biology students are also eligible for the test..?

IMran Mir 5th Dec, 2019

Hi there Pranjal!

Hope you are having a nice day!

I would like to inform you that the eligibility criteria for BITSAT is that candidates applying for test must have passed 12th or any other equivalent examinations. And Students applying for BITSAT 2020 must have passed class 12 not earlier than 2019 which means they must have passed class 12 in 2019 or appearing in 2020. Students applying for admission in any integrated first degree course other than B.Pharm must have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in class 12. Students applying for B.Pharm must have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology in class 12. Students are also required to possess adequate proficiency in English. Students must have obtained an aggregate of 75% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology in class 12 along with 60% each in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Mathematics. These all are the parameters of BITSAT. So keep studying and keep growing.

All the best for your bright future!



is in BITSAT colleages , artificial intelligence branch is present or not??

Yash Dev Student Expert 2nd Dec, 2019
Hello student artificial intelligence is not a separate branch it comes under computer science engineering and yes BITSAT Offer computer science engineering to undergraduate students.

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