BITSAT 2021 Preparation Strategy

BITS colleges is one of the most sought after colleges among the students. Every year BITS carries out the BITSAT exam for admission into BITS colleges. Lakhs of students every year apply for the BITSAT exam for admission into one of the topmost engineering colleges of the country.

Most of the students who appear for BITSAT, also appear for JEE. Although the syllabus for both the exams is very much similar, the pattern is very different from each other. BITSAT is more of a test of time management and accuracy. However, JEE is a test of conceptual knowledge. Preparation for any exam first starts with a thorough understanding of the exam pattern.

BITSAT 2021 Exam Pattern

BITSAT is a three-hour test. The exam is divided into 4 sections: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology, English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning. Questions are of objective type and have only one correct answer. Each correct would award a candidate with +3 while an incorrect answer would impose a penalty of 1 mark. Unattempted questions will be marked 0. The pattern of the exam is given below.



No. of Questions

Part I



Part II



Part III

English Proficiency


Logical Reasoning


Part IV

Mathematics/Biology (B.Pharma)

45 (Each)

NOTE: Those who attempt 150 questions before the completion of 3 hours, are given 12 additional questions to their advantage, from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology.

BITSAT Preparation Strategy

Generally students start preparing for all engineering exams simultaneously from 11th class onwards. This covers the Chemistry and Physics part. However the part III of the exam i.e. the english proficiency and logical reasoning is to be taken care of, apart from the general preparation.

BITSAT Preparation Strategy for Physics

BITSAT Preparation Strategy for Physics

BITSAT Preparation Strategy for English Proficiency

BITSAT Preparation Strategy for Logical Reasoning