PESSAT 2020 Application Form, Slot Booking (Open), Eligibility and How to apply?

    Neha Rani Neha Rani
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    PESSAT 2020 Application Form is available from October 4, 2019. Last day for form submission would be April 17, 2020. It is conducted all over the country in online mode. This year, PESSAT 2020 is scheduled from May 5 – May 15, 2020 for B.Tech course and January 15 to July 2020 for other courses.

    • Aspirants must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the examination. Check PESSAT Eligibility
    • There are four steps in applying for PESSAT- registration, filling the form, uploading documents and payment of fees.
    • PESSAT 2020 Application Fees for all the candidates is the same and it is INR 1050.
    • The application fee for PESSAT can be paid in online as well as offline mode.
    • There is no facility for correction in the application form. Check PESSAT Form Correction

    Latest: Direct link to apply PESSAT 2020 Slot Booking. Click Here

    PESSAT or PES Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) is an entrance test conducted by PES University. PES University offers admissions to interested candidates on the basis of their performance in the entrance test. Students can secure seats into programmes such as B.Tech, BBA, BBA in Hotel and Event Management, M.Tech, MBA, MCA, MSc in Engineering by clearing PESSAT 2020.

    Highlights Table for PESSAT 2020 Application Form

    Name of the examPESSAT
    Level of the examNational level
    Courses applying forB.Tech, BBA, BBA, M.Tech, MBA
    Application Form releasing BodyPES University
    Applying modeOnline
    Steps for filling form4 (Registration, Filling details, Uploading photos and fee payment)
    PESSAT 2020 application form feeINR 1050 for all candidates

    PESSAT 2020 Application Dates

    From registering for PESSAT test to get admission into the institute is a stretched procedure. Applicants should be well informed about the opening and closing dates for certain events. They should know the dates of chief events regarding the university’s admission entrance examination. PESSAT 2020 Important Dates are given below:

    Name of EventDate
    PESSAT 2020 application form filling startsOctober 04, 2019 (Released)
    Last date for submission of the form for Bengaluru StudentsApril 22, 2020
    Last date to apply for students outside BengaluruApril 17, 2020
    Slot Booking starts inApril 24, 2020
    Release of Admit card/hall ticketLast Week of April 2020
    Date of the examinationMay 5 - May 15, 2020 
    Declaration of ResultsLast week of May 2020

    PESSAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Students should know about the eligibility criteria before applying for PESSAT 2020. They must fulfill the eligibility criteria given below for the PESSAT 2020 examination:

    • The student must be an Indian Citizen.
    • Students have to qualify their higher secondary (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as their subjects.
    • Candidates have to secure at least 60% aggregate marks in the given subjects.
    • The age limit for a candidate is 17 to 25 years till the month of December of the year of the examination.

    How to Apply for PESSAT 2020?

    Students after checking the eligibility criteria carefully for PESSAT 2020 can fill the application form online. The official website for filling the form is-

    Step by Step Instructions for filling the Application form are given below:

    1. PESSAT Registration:

    • First of all, applicants have to follow the link given above to apply for PESSAT.
    • Candidates need to register on the official university website. Enter your Course, Name, Gender, Date of Birth and Email.
    • A Log in ID is generated for every candidate; it is sent to his/her Email ID.
    • Remember, to apply for different courses different Email IDs are required. Single Email ID cannot be used to apply for multiple courses.
    • After getting the ID, applicants have to log into the website using the credentials.

    2. Filling the PESSAT Application form: 

    • Following the login, candidates have to fill their facts in the application form.
    • First, individual details are asked. Then, students have to fill their qualification information and contact details for communication purposes.
    • Carefully completed PESSAT application should be submitted by clicking the ‘Submit’ button given at the last of the page.

    3. Uploading the images of PESSAT:

    • Students must upload the scanned copies of their photograph and signature in the requisite formats in the online application form of PESSAT 2020.
    • The pictures should be in JPEG/JPG or PNG formats only.
    • The succeeding step after uploading the documents is PESSAT 2020 fee payment.

    4. Pay PESSAT application fees:

    There are two ways to pay the fee- online and offline.

    Online payment:

    • To pay the application fees, candidates have to log in using their Registration Number, Gender, and Date of Birth.
    • The sum can be paid using Net Banking, Debit/ Credit Card.
    • After successful payment of fees, candidates can download the confirmation page for the same.

    Offline Payment:

    • After filling the form and uploading the images if the candidate chooses the offline mode of payment, they have to pay it using a Demand Draft.
    • They have to pay the application fee via Demand Draft.
    • Candidates who pay the fee using DD, they have to submit the fee in favor of “PES University General Fund” payable at Bangalore.
    • The demand draft can be of any nationalized bank.

    Students who submit fee through offline mode, they have to send the application form along with DD to the given address:

    Manager – Admissions
    Office of Admissions,
    PES University,
    100 Ft Ring Road, BSK 3rd Stage,
    Bangalore – 560085
    Ph: +91 8026726622

    Offline payment using Challan:

    • Applicant has to print both application form and challan, carry both to the corresponding bank for payment.
    • Submit a hard copy of application along with a replica of stamped challan.
    • Supported banks- SBI and HDFC.

    Details in PESSAT 2020 Application Form

    The table below shows the details asked in the form:

    Details askedHow to fill
    NameEnter your full name
    Father’s nameEnter your Father’s full name
    Mother’s nameEnter your mother’s full name
    Occupation of Father/MotherEnter your Father’s profession
    GenderChoose your gender
    Date of BirthFill your birth date
    Email IDEnter a valid Email ID
    Phone NumberEnter you mobile number
    State of EligibilityState from which you have passed 12th standard
    Name of InstitutionName of the school from which you passed Class XII
    Name of the BoardName of your Board in Class 12
    Year of PassingYear in which you studied Class XII
    Undergraduate DegreeOnly if applying for M.Tech or MBA
    Uploading documentsUpload your photo, signature, and finger impression in JPG/PNG format

    PESSAT 2020 Application Form Correction

    There is no facility for correction in the application form. Once give into, the details filled cannot be modified or updated. No time is given by the University for updating or correcting the information. In case there is any error or discrepancy, the candidate should contact the concerning body immediately. The details are given below:

    Email ID:
    Send an email citing the application number and the corrections:
    PES University
    100 Feet Ring Road,
    BSK III Stage,
    Bangalore – 560 085

    +91 80 26721983, +91 80 26722108

    Frequently Asked Questions

    1. I have already paid PESSAT application fee, but the PES portal says the fee is still pending, what do I do?

    Ans. Send a mail to and it will be taken into account.

    1. How many chances can I take for PESSAT exam?

    Ans. A student can take PESSAT only once.

    1. When can I book my slot to take PESSAT exam for B.Tech?

    Ans. The test slot bookings for B.Tech begin in April every year.

    1. Is PESSAT score considered for admission at all PES institutions?

    Ans. No. PESSAT scores are considered for admission into PES University institutions only.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College




    My photo is horizontal instead of vertical its it okay Please inform me as soon as possible

    30 Oct, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Raksha, yes, horizontal photograph will also be accepted.

    30 Oct, 2019 10:29
    Esha R jha

    I have entered the wrong blood group and family size by mistake.. Is that okay?

    06 Mar, 2019 17:52
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Esha, you must correct it as soon as possible seeking the guidelines from the official website of the exam authority.

    06 Mar, 2019 18:01

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