START DATE - END DATE
01st May 2018 - 16th May 2018
Method of Application
BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Technology and Science) is one of India’s leading higher education institutes and a deemed university. It provides admission to Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) program.
Students must have Master’s Degree in relevant branch with at least 60% marks to be applicable to the program. But the admission procedure is still underway. The registration has been closed on May 16, 2017. The application fee is INR 2200.
The selection is done on the basis of written test and interview round. Aspirants must qualify both the stages of selection procedure to be applicable for admission to Ph.D. program in BITS Pilani.
The Institute provides admission to Ph.D. program in the following branches:
|Biological Science||Chemical Engineering||Mathematics||Humanities and Social Science||Robotics|
|Chemistry||Economics and Finance||Mechanical Engineering||Biotechnology||Nano Sciences and Nanotechnology|
|Civil Engineering||Electrical and Electronics Engineering||Pharmacy||Energy||Water Management|
01st May 2018 - 16th May 2018
|Last date of application form submission||16th May 2018|
|Declaration of shortlisting to aspirants||01st Jun 2018|
|Written test||20th Jul 2018|
|Interview round||20th Jul 2018|
|Releasement of admission provides to PhD Programs||23rd Jul 2018|
|Admission of selected aspirants||29th Jul 2018|
|Freshmen Orientation Program||30th - 31st Jul, 2018|
To be applicable for admission to Ph.D. program in BITS, aspirants must fulfil the clear eligibility criteria mentioned below:
The registration is done in offline method only. Aspirants who wish to apply can download the application form from the official website of the institute i.e. www.bits-pilani.ac.in. Applications received after the due date will not be accepted. The last date of registration is May 16, 2017.
Students required to pay an application fee of INR 2200 at the time of registration procedure. Fill the application form with all need information
Step 4. Attach all the need documents
Step 5: Send it to prescribed address.All the information which is mentioned on the application form must be accurate and similar to the information of original documents. Participants have to mention a valid email address or phone number on the application form.
Steps to Apply:
Step 1: Visit the website i.e. www.bitsadmission.com.
Step 2. It can be paid in the form of demand draft in the favour of Dean Admission, BITS Pilani, Pilani 333031.
Duly filled application form along with all the need documents send it to “Dean Admission, BITS Pilani, Pilani 333031”. Click on admission link and download the application form
The selection procedure consists of written test followed by an interview. Students will get the period of one hour to attempt all the questions. Those who will qualify both stages of selection procedure will be considered for admission.
Pattern and Syllabus
A. Aspirants shortlisted for written test in any of the following branches- Biological Science/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Physics have to appear for two written tests. Participants have to attempt 60 questions.
C. Aspirants shortlisted for Test in Pharmacy.
The question paper will be divided into two parts. Paper, I will include the following subjects: Two marks will be honoured for every accurate response and 0.5 marks will be deducted for every wrong response.
|Topic||Number of Questions||Time|
|Reading Comprehension||15||20 min|
|Logical Reasoning||10||10 min|
|Analytical Reasoning||15||15 min|
|General Awareness||10||10 min|
|Total||50 Questions||60 minutes|
Paper II: Paper II is a subject-specific paper. Degree Program.All the questions will be in MCQ pattern. Paper, I will be common for all branches and Paper II will be branch specific.
Paper I: The question paper consists of 30 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions). Each question carries two marks. The questions will be based on the following topics. The question paper consists of 50 objective type of questions.
Paper II: Paper II is a subject based paper. 0.5 marks will be deducted for every inaccurate answer.
B. Aspirants applying for Ph.D. in Languages/ Humanistic Studies/ Economics need to appear for two written tests.
Paper I: Paper I will be common for all aspirants. The period of the paper is one hour only. Part-A would be common to all and would consist of questions in general Pharmacy subjects and Part-B will be based on the subject taken by students in their M.Pharm. Aspirants have to attempt 70 questions in the period of two hours.
*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification alloted by the University/College