What is SAAT?

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar conducts a national level entrance test which is known as Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT) for candidates who wish to seek admission to undergraduate engineering courses available in different constituent institutes of the University across Orissa. SAAT is a university leve..Read More

SAAT Application Details

Procedure to fill SAAT Application Form:

  • The first step requires candidates to register themselves before applying for SAAT. The candidates requires to fill in their personal details like name, contact numbers, email id and date of birth.
  • The next step requires the candidates to complete the registeration process after the candidates receive one time password (OTP) on their registered mobile number and email id while filling the SAAT application form.
  • The candidates have to enter the OTP to continue filling SAAT application form.
  • The application form starts with filling up of important details like educational bakground, uploading scanned photgraphs and signature.
  • This is followed by payment of online application fee of SAAT.
  • The candidates have to choose the payment method debit card/credit card of any bank.
  • Once the payment process is completed, the candidates can download and print application form of SAAT.


SAAT Eligibility Criteria

Candidates aspiring for SAAT must be appearing  or  should have passed Class XII or equivalent examination.

  • Aspiring candidates must have passed Class XII or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with any one of the subjects from Chemistry/Computer Science/Information Technology/Biotechnology/Biology/Informatics/Statistics or any other subject as approved by appropriate authority as an optional subject in the qualifying exam.
  • Aspirants must have secured minimum aggregate marks as 50% in all the above mentioned subjects taken together.

Age Limit required for SAAT:

  • Candidates belonging to general category appearing in SAAT must be more than 17 years in age and less than 25 years of age.
  • The upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for candidates belonging to SC and ST category.


SAAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective

SAAT Counselling Details

  • Only those candidates who qualify in SAAT can apply for the counselling.
  • SAAT counselling will be done on the basis of SAAT merit list which will be prepared on the basis of the performance of the candidates in the entrance exam.
  • The venue of SAAT counselling will either be the ITER Campus or Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Campus, Bubaneshwar. 
  • SAAT counselling/seat allotment is conducted online as well.
  • The candidates can enter their details for Option Entry of SAAT counselling.
  • Admission and seat allotment will be done only after the document verification round during the counselling of SAAT which is conducted to verify the qualification and age of the candidate.
  • Applicants must have to pay a non-refundable at the time of counselling. 
  • The amount should be paid in the form of demand draft which must be drawn in favour of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University payable at 
  • Bhubaneshwar.
  • The Demand Draft must be drawn from a nationalized bank.
  • The University will also conduct a separate SAAT counselling for JEE Main qualified candidates.


Documents required for Verification for SAAT counselling:

  • A valid photo identity
  • SAAT admit card
  • SAAT rank card
  • Birth certificate or class X pass certificate 
  • School/college leaving certificate
  • Class X and XIIth mark sheets
  • Class XII pass certificate
  • Demand draft which will be non-refundable drawn from a nationalized bank in the name of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University payable at Bhubaneshwar
  • 2 sets of attested copies of all the original documents
  • 4 recent colored passport size photographs
  • Caste Certificate in the specified format along with original certificate





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Abhishek Pat 1 month ago

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Abhishek PatLast Seen: 2 weeks 4 days agoJoined on: 28-Dec-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I am from bihar will i get obc marks relaxation in class 12 in iter soa university.

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Pratishtha ShakyaLast Seen: 19 hours 30 min agoJoined on: 15-Mar-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation


If you belongs to lower cast like sc /st so may be there will be relaxation of 5%.



S Akhilesh 2 months ago

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S AkhileshLast Seen: 20 hours 1 min agoJoined on: 07-Jan-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I have missed the counselling.... Now what to do?

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Siimran Pal 2 months ago

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Siimran PalLast Seen: 18 hours 37 min agoJoined on: 21-May-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi, I would suggest you contact the authorities As they might have provision for students for who are a little on the lag and Ihope they consider your position. Mostly they would be able to answer que...Read More
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Shaktipragyan PradhanLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 11-May-2018Education Interest: PharmacyEducation Level: Class 12

Any other way to take admission in SOA university of pharmaceutical science except SAAT examination...

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Dhanani Brijesh RajeshbhaiLast Seen: 14 hours 42 min agoJoined on: 16-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Hello dear,

as i know SOA University does not take admission without SAAT you have to qualify in SAAT exam for getting admission in SOA University.

Hope This Helps.


Leena Sahu 2 months ago

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Leena SahuLast Seen: 2 months 1 day agoJoined on: 15-May-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation

Hello sir... I m Amisha Sahu... I has get 907 rank in general and 437 rank in general Women... Will I get any seat in iter in bsc agri.

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Arpit pandey 2 months ago

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Arpit PandeyLast Seen: 18 hours 38 min agoJoined on: 21-Jan-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation
Thanks for the question. SAAT has announced the counselling till general rank 445 and women general rank at 200. Chances are negligible now. However, you can apply in other colleges. Ce...Read More

Arpita jena 2 months ago

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Arpita JenaLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 14-May-2018Education Interest: CompetitionEducation Level: Class 12

On the basis of saat result how can we get admission..?

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Stuti Priya 2 months ago

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Stuti PriyaLast Seen: 2 weeks 13 hours agoJoined on: 07-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation