BITS Pilani Higher Degree Admission Test 2018
BITS Pilani Higher Degree Programs 2018: Birla Institute of Technology Science (BITS) Pilani has invited applications for admission to Higher Degree Programmes for 2018 sessions at Pilani Campus, Goa Campus and Hyderabad Campus.
The admissions will be made through BITS Pilani Higher Degree Admission Test 2018.
Higher Degree Programs offered at BITS Pilani
(i) at BITS, Pilani – Pilani Campus
M.E Biotechnology; Chemical; ME Chemical (with specialization in Petroleum Engg); M.E Civil (with specialization in Structural Engg/Transportation Engh); M.E Communication Engineering; M.E Microelectronics; M.E Electrical (with specialization in Power Electronics & Drives); M.E Embedded Systems; M.E Mechanical; M.E Manufacturing Systems Engineering; M.E Design Engineering; M.E Computer Science; M.E Software Systems.
M.Pharm (Pilani only)
M.Pharm with specialization in Pharmaceutics (Pilani & Hyderabad)
M.Pharm with specialization in Pharmaceutical Chemistry (Pilani only)
(ii) at BITS, Pilani-Goa Campus
M.E.: Biotechnology; Chemical; Design Engineering; Embedded Systems; Software Systems Chemical with specialization in Process System Engineering is also being planned.
(iii) at BITS, Pilani-Hyderabad Campus
M.E. Microelectronics; Computer Science
Duration of BITS Pilani Programs: Normally Four Semesters
Eligibility Criteria for Higher Degree Programs 2018
A minimum of 60% aggregate in the qualifying exam
M.E. Biotechnology: Any integrated first degree of BITS or its equivalent with adequate preparation in Biochemistry and Microbiology.
M.E. Chemical; Civil; Computer Science: Integrated first degree of BITS in the respective discipline or its equivalent.
M.E. Communication Engg.: Integrated first degree of BITS in Electrical & Electronics/Electronics & Instrumentation/Electronics & Communication or its equivalent.
M.E. Electrical (with specialization in Power Electronics & Drives): Integrated first degree of BITS in Electrical & Electronics/Electronics & Instrumentation 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. Mechanical; Design Engineering; Manufacturing Systems Engineering: Integrated first degree of BITS in Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering or its equivalent.
M.E. Mechanical (with specialization in Thermal Engineering): Integrated first degree of BITS in Mechanical 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.
For Ex: Students with a B.E/B.Tech degree in IT area will be eligible only to apply for ME Software Systems and also may need some specific prior preparation.
M.Pharm; M.Pharm (with specialization in Pharmaceutics/Pharmaceutical Chemistry): Integrated first degree of BITS in Pharmacy or its equivalent.
Admissions to all Programs will be made purely on merit.
Admissions to all higher degree Programs are based on the performance of the applicants in the computer based online test conducted by BITS test will be a Computer Based Online Test conducted by BITS Pilani at dedicated centers at different cities of India.
Computer-based online test means the applicant sits in front of a Computer and the Questions are presented on the Computer Monitor and the applicant submits the answers though the use of Keyboard & Mouse; each computer is connected to a server, which prepares the question set and delivers it to the applicant on the computer.
In order to facilitate a larger number of students all over India to participate in this test, apart from Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad where it is expected that a large number of students will take the test, the Institute is also planning to offer the tests at dedicated test centers in several cities:
(1) Pilani (2) Goa (3) Bangalore (4) Chennai (5) Delhi (6) Hyderabad (7) Kolkatta (8) Noida (9) Jaipur (10) Lucknow (11) Mumbai, (12) Nagpur, (13) Vijayawada, (14) Bhopal and (15) Patna.
Application Form – How to Apply?
Interested and eligible applicants should apply through the prescribed application form available online at www.bitsadmission.com and take the printout of the filled form.
Details of modes of Fee Payment are available at the website while applying online.
Application Fee: Rs.2200/-
The completed application form is to be sent by registered post/speed post to the under-mentioned address: The Dean, Admissions BITS Pilani-Pilani-333031 (Rajasthan).
Important Dates for Higher Degree Programs 2018
Portal to apply online opens on 9th April 2018
Deadline for submission of completed application form online with prescribed fee: May 5th 2018
Online Tests (For those who chose to appear in BITS HD Test): 15th & 20th May 2018
Announcement of admission offers to M.E./M. Pharm. Programs: May 28th 2018
Admission of Selected students: July 29th 2018
Freshmen Orientation Programme: 30th – 31st July 2018
Registration for courses: August 1st 2018