BITS Pilani will release the BITSAT 2022 exam pattern along with the information brochure. BITSAT 2022 was held in an online mode. The question papers have 150 questions and 3 hours of time to complete the exam. The question paper has four sections, named Mathematics/Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and English proficiency & Logical reasoning.
For every correct answer, 3 marks will be awarded and for every incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted. There is no negative marking for unattempted questions.
BITSAT 2022 Syllabus consists of sections named Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English & Logical Reasoning. While B.Pharm exam, the syllabus comprises Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology, and English & LR subjects.
|Mode of examination||Online/Computer-based test|
|Medium of examination||English only|
|Duration of the examination||180 Minutes|
|Question type||Multiple-choice questions|
|Total questions||150 questions|
|Total marks||450 marks|
|Marking Scheme||+3 for correct Answers |
-1 for every incorrect answer
No Negative Marking for Unattempted Questions
|Number of sections||4 Sections i.e Mathematics/Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English proficiency & Logical reasoning|
|Sections||Subjects||No. of Questions|
|Part III||English Proficiency||15|
|Part IV||Mathematics/Biology (B.Pharma)||45 (Each)|
In order to select limited candidates only there is some predefined marking system that should be understood by all the candidates before appearing in the exam. The marking scheme for the BITSAT examination is shown below:-
|For Each correct answer||+3 Marks|
|For each incorrect answer||-1 Marks|
|For Unattempted question||0 Marks|
In BITSAT 2022 question papers apart from the 150 questions, 12 additional questions will also be provided to students for those who have completed their initial paper. But keep in mind that, No extra time will be given for these additional 12 questions. And these 12 additional questions are not compulsory to attempt.
Candidates are advised to check important topics along with their weightage before preparing for the exam. The main reason behind it is to get a brief idea about the question paper. So, here subject wise Important topic and their weightage is given below.
|Set, Relation, and Functions||2-3|
|Theory of equation||2-3|
|Continuity and differentiability||2-3|
|Sequence and series||4-5|
|Permutations and combinations||4-5|
|Applications of derivatives||6-7|
|Biotechnology: Principles and process||2-3|
|Anatomy of flowering plants||2-3|
|Excretory Products and their elimination||2-3|
|Chemical Coordination and integration||1-2|
|Breathing and exchange of gases||1-2|
|Plant growth and development||1-2|
|Molecular basis of inheritance||1-2|
|Mechanical properties||5||Atomic study||3-4|
|Gravitation||3-4||Dual nature of matter and radiation||3-4|
|Kinetics||4-5||Magnetism and moving charges||2-3|
|Rigid body dynamics||2-3||Waves||1-2|
|Electrical field||2-3||Work and energy and power||3-4|
|Hydrogen and S block elements||2-3|
|Physical and chemical equilibrium||1-2|
|State of matter||1-2|
|Binary logic||1-2||Verbal ability||2-3|
|Verbal reasoning||1-2||Reading comprehension||1-3|
Before appearing for a BITSAT examination every candidate should have to keep in mind some points in order to give a successful examination. Those points are listed below.
Ques. What are the best books for BITSAT preparation?
Ans. There are many books that are important in the BITSAT preparation but first of all, you have to read 11th and 12th standard books to build your concepts, and then you can go for other books like Arihant publications.
Ques. Is only one book enough after reading the 11th and 12th books for BITSAT preparation?
Ans. No, I never recommend only one reference book but instead, I will recommend you to practice as much as you can with 3 or 4 different reference books.
Ques. Which sections will be there in the BITSAT question paper?
Ans. There are a total of 4 sections that will be asked in the question paper named English And logical reasoning, Physics, chemistry, and mathematics or biology.
Ques Are there any language options available for the question paper of the BITSAT examination?
Ans. No, You don’t have any options other than English because BITS Pilani sets the paper only in the English language.
Ques. Is there any sectional time limit also available?
Ans. No, there is only one time limit for the entire question paper.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.