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BITS Pilani HD Program (ME, M. Pharm and M. Phil) Admission 2020, Important Dates, Selection, Fees

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BITS Pilani Higher Degree Admission Test 2020 - BITS, Pilani invites applications for admission to Higher Degree (HD) Programs (M.E. / M.Pharm. / M.Phil.)  for the academic year 2020-21 at Pilani Campus, Goa Campus and Hyderabad Campus. Admissions to all the Higher Degree Programs at Pilani Campus, Goa Campus and Hyderabad Campus will be made on the basis of a Computer based Online Test conducted by BITS, Pilani followed by interview(s) of shortlisted candidates.

Interested candidates can read the complete information on BITS Pilani HD Program Admission 2020 such as application form, eligibility criteria, application fee, etc. on this page.

 

Programs Offered

Programs offered at BITS Pilani Campus

M.E.

M.E. in Biotechnology; Chemical; Civil (specialization in Infrastructure Engg & Management); Civil (specialization in Structural Engg); Civil (specialization in Transportation Engg); Communication Engineering; Computer Science; Design Engineering; Embedded Systems; Manufacturing Systems; Mechanical; Mechanical (specialization in Thermal Engg); Microelectronics; Software Systems; Sanitation Science, Technology and Management

M. Pharm

M.Pharm, M. Pharm with specialization in Pharmaceutical Chemistry & M. Pharm with specialization in Pharmaceutics

Programs offered at BITS, Pilani-Goa Campus

M.E.

M.E. in Biotechnology; Chemical; Computer Science; Design Engineering; Embedded Systems; Mechanical; Mechanical (specialization in Thermal Engg); Microelectronics; Sanitation Science, Technology and Management

M.Phil.

M.Phil. in Liberal Studies

Programs offered at BITS, Pilani-Hyderabad Campus

M.E.

M.E. in Biotechnology; Chemical; Civil (specialization in Structural Engg); Civil (specialization in Transportation Engg); Communication Engineering; Computer Science; Design Engineering; Embedded Systems; Mechanical; Mechanical (specialization in Thermal Engg); Microelectronics; Sanitation Science, Technology and Management

M. Pharm

M. Pharm with specialization in Pharmaceutics

 

BITS Pilani HD Program Admission 2020 Important Dates

Portal to apply online open

20th March 2020

Deadline for submission of completed application form online with prescribed fee

27th April 2020
 

Revision / editing (online) in the application form by candidates

30th April 2020, 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM

Announcement of admission offers to candidates based on GATE / GPAT score (Iteration 1)

08th May 2020
 

Deadline for payment of advance fees by candidates offered admission through GATE / GPAT

22nd May 2020

BITS HD Online Test

16th & 23rd May 2020

Announcement of admission offers to candidates based on BITS HD test and GATE / GPAT (Iteration 2) and shortlisting of candidates for the M.Phil. programme

03rd June 2020

Deadline for payment of advance fees by candidates offered admission through Iteration

18th June 2020

Announcement of admission offers to candidates admitted through BITS HD test and GATE / GPAT (Iteration 3)

26th June 2020

Deadline for payment of advance fees by candidates offered admission through Iteration

06th July 2020

Deadline for payment of balance fees by all students offered admission to the HD programme

13th July 2020

Announcement of admission offers to candidates admitted through BITS HD test and GATE / GPAT (Iteration 4)

18th July 2020

Deadline for payment of fees by students offered admission through Iteration 4 (Full payment)

24th July 2020

Reporting date for admission in respective campus

29th July 2020

Freshman Orientation Programme

31st July 2020

Registration

1st August 2020

 

Eligibility Criteria for BITS Pilani HD Program Admission 2020

A minimum of 60% for M.E. / M.Pharm and 55% for M.Phil in the qualifying Degree examination.

Programme-wise eligibility criteria

M.E. Biotechnology

Any integrated First Degree of BITS or its equivalent with adequate preparation in Biochemistry and Microbiology

M.E. Chemical, Civil (specialization in Infrastructure Engg. & Management), Civil (specialization in Structural Engg.), Civil (specialization in Transportation Engg.), Computer Science, Mechanical & Mechanical with specialization in Thermal

Integrated First Degree of BITS in the respective  discipline or its equivalent.

M.E. Communication Engineering

Integrated First Degree of BITS in Electrical & Electronics/Electronics & Instrumentation/ Electronics & Communication or its equivalent

M.E. Design Engineering

Integrated First Degree of BITS in Mechanical/ Manufacturing Engineering or its equivalent

M.E. Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Integrated First Degree of BITS in Mechanical/ Manufacturing Engineering or its equivalent

M.E. Embedded Systems

Integrated First Degree of BITS in Electrical & Electronics/Electronics & Instrumentation/ Electronics & Communication/ Computer Science or its’ equivalent

M.E. Microelectronics

Integrated First Degree of BITS in Electrical & Electronics/ Electronics & Instrumentation/ Electronics & Communication / Computer Science/ Physics or its equivalent

M.E. Software

Systems Any Integrated First Degree of BITS or its equivalent with specific prior preparation

M.E. Sanitation Science, Technology and Management

Integrated First Degree of BITS or its equivalent in the areas of Biology, Civil, Chemical Engineering, and Chemistry. Any other M.Sc. or B.E. with adequate preparations may be considered for this programme

M.Pharm., M.Pharm. (specialization in Pharmaceutical Chemistry) & M.Pharm. (specialization in Pharmaceutics)

Integrated First Degree of BITS in Pharmacy or its equivalent

M.Phil. in Liberal Studies

Integrated First Degree of BITS in any discipline

M. A. /M. Sc. in Humanities and Social Sciences

Any other M.Sc./M.S.W. degree or its equivalent with the requirement of taking certain additional courses

 

BITS Pilani HD Program Admission 2020 Application Process

  1. Interested and eligible candidates should apply through the prescribed application form available online at http://www.bitsadmission.com/hd. Hard copy of application form is not required to be sent.
  1. However candidates are advised to take a printout of the filled-in form and keep a copy with them for further reference.
  1. While filling the application form online, candidates are required to give preferences to programmes which they wish to apply for.
  1. Candidates who wish to be considered for admission must as instructed in the application form enter details of all relevant information asked.
  1. The completed application form along with the application fee should be submitted online by the prescribed deadline. Details on modes of fee payment is available at the website while applying online.
  1. Deadline for submission of the completed application form online is 5.00 P.M. on 27th April 2020.

 

Application Fee

Those who wish to be considered through GATE/GPAT score only

Rs 1000/-

All others

Rs 3300/- (including the fee for BITS HD online test)

 

Admission Modality

  1. Admission to all M.E. (except Software systems) and M.Pharm. programmes will be made on the basis of marks obtained in the BITS HD admission test or based on GATE/GPAT score.
  1. Admission to M.E. in Software Systems will be through the BITS HD test only.
  1. For admission to the M.Phil. programme, shortlisted candidates will be called for a test and interview.

 

Entrance Test Pattern

Test I: Test I is compulsory for the students and students should prepare according to the pattern given below.

Mode of Exam

Online mode

Sections

The sections in exam for Test I are as follows:

Section 1

Mathematics (core)

Section 2

English language skills and reasoning.

Duration

45 Minutes

Type of Question

Multiple Choice Questions

No. of Questions

30

Test II: Students have to prepare for the Test II according to the streams chosen by the students and the pattern given below.

Mode of Exam

Online mode

Duration

105 Minutes

Type of Question

Multiple Choice Questions

No. of Questions

70

Test for Software Systems (For candidates applying for  M.E. Software systems)

Mode of Exam

Online mode

Duration

60 Minutes

Type of Question

Multiple Choice Questions

No. of Questions

50

Test for M.E. Sanitation Science, Technology and Management ( for only those students who are applying for M.E. Sanitation Science Technology and Management)

Mode of Exam

Online mode

Duration

60 Minutes

Type of Question

Multiple Choice Questions

No. of Questions

50

Marking Scheme

Correct answer

3 marks

Wrong answer

Deduction of 1 mark

 

Examination Center

Ahmedabad

Allahabad

Bangalore

Bhopal

Bhubaneswar

Chandigarh

Chennai

Coimbatore

Delhi

Ghaziabad

Goa Campus of BITS Pilani

Gurgaon

Guwahati

Hyderabad Campus of BITS Pilani

Hyderabad City

Indore

Jaipur

Jammu

Jamshedpur

Jodhpur

Kolkata

Lucknow

Mumbai

Nagpur

Nasik

Noida

Patna

Pilani campus of BITS

Pune

Raipur

Roorkee

Thiruvananthapuram

Vadodara

Vijayawada

Visakhapatnam

 

 

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