The candidate sits in front of a computer and
the questions are presented on the monitor and the candidate
submits his answers through the use of key board or mouse.
The computer is connected to the server,
which delivers the test, in real time through a reliable
The online tests are conducted at several
centers in India, during May-June every year
Candidate can choose the center, the date and
time for the test, as per his/her convenience, while applying
for the tests.
The advertisement calling for applications
are normally released in December.
The score is made available to the candidate
on the screen immediately after the test and thus is designed to
The test will have Physics, Chemistry,
English Proficiency and Logical reasoning, and Mathematics parts and
is of 3 hours duration.
All questions are of objective type (multiple
choice questions) and based on NCERT syllabus.
The test is so designed that it doesn't
require the candidate to have any special computer skill.
A sample test is made available to the
registered candidates at the BITS Website on which he/she can
many times as desired.
The questions are selected at random from a
large question bank. Different candidates will get different
question sets, but of same difficulty level and content.
BITSAT uses latest technologies for security
and test delivery. The architecture uses high end servers,
microsoft software platform, firewalls and Virtual private