BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Thamanna Abdul Latheef updated on : 17 Aug 2017

BITSAT 2018 exam pattern and other related details are provided here. Candidates can hit past the jump to check the same easily and quickly.

BITSAT Exam Pattern

BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern- the exam pattern of BITSAT will give the candidates the idea about the duration of exam, the pattern of the questions, structure, total number of questions, marking scheme, weightage and all other aspects regarding the exam. BITSAT Exam PATTERN 2018 will aid the aspirants to understand the exam in a better way and to give answers accordingly. The nature of the exam will be revealed after knowing the paper pattern of BITSAT 2018. Exam Pattern of BITSAT is decided by BITS Pilani. Aspirants should go through the BITSAT 2018 Paper Pattern to have better clarity about the entrance examination thus, confusions and queries can be resolved to an extent.

BITSAT 2018 Important Dates





Reserve Test Dates

March 2018


Hall Ticket Download

April 2018


BITSAT 2017 Online

May 12018

BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern/Paper Pattern

There are four sections in the paper pattern of BITSAT 2018. The subjects in the exam are Physics, Chemistry, English, Logical Reasoning and Mathematics. All the candidates appearing for the exam will get different sets of paper, but with the same difficulty level.




Number of questions


Part I




Part II




Part III

(a) English Proficiency

(b) Logical Reasoning




Part IV






Instructions for BITSAT 2018 Paper Pattern

  • The examination of BITSAT 2018 will be of 3 hours duration without any break.
  • All questions will be of objective type and each question will have 4 options as answers and candidates should choose the right answer from the options.
  • BITSAT 2018 has a total of 150 questions from all the four sections.
  • The four sections of BITS 2018 entrance examination are Part I, Part II, Part III and Part IV
  • There is no time limit for any sections so that candidates can finish any question anytime within 3 hours. the candidates can either attempt or go to another question without attempting and can come back to the same question as per their wish.
  • Each right answer will carry 3 marks and -1 will be deducted for each wrong answer. for unattempted questions, no marks or zero marks will be given
  • in case if the candidate can finish 150 questions in 3 hours, they can also attempt 12 additional questions (four each from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry only) but in this case, the candidates won’t be allowed to change their answers as they could do in the first 150 questions.
  • Negative marking scheme is there.
  • The questions in BITSAT 2018 will be selected randomly from a large question bank. Therefore, different question sets will be given to different candidates.
  •  An expert committee will decide that the question sets are of comparable difficulty level, content, question type etc.
  • BITSAT 2018 question paper is designed in a way that an average aspirant will be able to complete the exam within 3 hours, while a brilliant candidate will have the opportunity to attempt extra 12 questions, thus giving them the opportunity to score high marks in the same exam.
  • The candidates should be very careful while choosing the correct answer option and it should not only a guess work, which can affect the final score in the BITSAT 2018 entrance examination.

About BITSAT 2018

The Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) is a university level entrance examination that is conducted by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) to invite eligible candidates for admission to its various undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes.

Stay connected with for more updates on BITSAT 2018 Exam Pattern/Paper Pattern

Compare Colleges

Recommended articles

Leave Your Comments Views or Questions here