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Why Choose BITSAT over JEE Main for Pursuing B Tech?

BITSAT is one of the most popular UG engineering entrance examination in the country for admission in a very eminent institute i.e. BITS. BITS (Birla Institute of Technology and Science) has its campus in Pilani, Hyderabad, Goa and, Dubai. There is often curiosity and frequent comparison between JEE Main and BITSAT among engineering aspirants you can apply BITSAT Application Form on official website.



BITSAT sure has its own advantages in terms of lesser competition and dedicated placement options when compared to JEE Main which receives nearly 10 lakh applications every year on average.  Some of these advantages are further discussed in detail in the article.

BITS - Institute of Eminence

If a candidate is unable to clear the JEE Main exam they are left with the next option of taking admission in BITS. BITSAT is considered the best option for engineering aspirants after 10+2. This year, the institute was recognized as Institute of Eminence. Candidate should choose BITSAT over JEE Main for pursuing B.tech as the institute offers various programmes to the candidates to choose from.

The bitter truth  is that JEE Main exam is really hard to crack for the candidates so if they are unable to crack it then they are left with BITSAT option which is highly reputed and offers huge variety programmes to the candidates. BITSAT exam is comparatively easier to crack than JEE Main.

Lesser Competition

Also there is lesser competition in BITSAT exam as compared to JEE Main. Thus it becomes easier for a candidate to crack the exam with lesser competition and take admission in BITS. If number of candidates appearing for JEE Main and BITSAT is compared, then there is huge difference as in BITSAT exam only 3 lakhs candidate appear whereas in JEE Main 11 lakhs students appear every year. This in turn leads to a great competition among aspirants and chances of getting admission in BITSAT increases in comparison to JEE Main.

As the competition lowers in BITSAT students feel more relaxed and the chances of admission increases. After passing JEE Main exam candidates can take admission in JEE, NITs, CFTIs, and IITs. Via BITSAT 2019, various integrated first- degree courses are available which are Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics and Instrumentation, and Manufacturing.

High Placement Records

BITS group of Institute is considered the best option as it has high placement records. According to the records of last year placements of students, the students placed were UG – 1521 and PG- 218. As per the NIRF Ranking in the engineering category, this year BITSAT ranking is 17. Thus the difficulty level in BITSAT exam is not an easy deal but a worth as at the end of term the institute offers sure shot placement to its students. The institute ranking and its placement surety contributes to the advantage that a candidate must choose BITSAT over JEE Main.

Fee Relaxation

BITS offer one more advantage to the candidates as it directly offers direct admission to a board topper. The board toppers are free from giving the BITSAT exam and they can directly get admission. Keeping in mind all these advantages a candidate must choose BITSAT over JEE Main. Also, BITSAT topper gets the privilege of scholarships offered by the institute. Candidates who have secured above 300 marks in BITSAT exam become eligible for a fee waiver of 75 percent of their tuition fees.

Further to add more advantage, the candidates securing marks between 250 to 299 become eligible for fee waiver of 50% of their tuition fees. The aspirants getting marks between 200 to 249 become eligible for fee waiver of 25% of their tuition fees. The institute offers a huge scholarship for different category of marks secured by candidates.

All the above-mentioned advantage clearly states that BITSAT should definitely be chosen over JEE Main for Pursuing B.Tech.

How and When to Register for BITSAT

The registration process for BITSAT 2019 will tentatively begin in second week of December 2018. The application form is filled online and aspirants have to complete the registration process. The fees of application form are Rs2950 and Rs2450 for male students and female students respectively. The fee has to be paid online. The BITSAT 2019 exam will have MCQ type questions which will be 150 in number. Total marks for these questions will be 450. For the right answer students will get 3 marks and with the wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted. Questions are from physics, chemistry, English and mathematics of 10+2 level.