Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Goa (BITS-Goa), built in the memory of K. K. Birla, is a technical and science educational field located in Southern Goa. The academic structure is governed by parent institute BITS Pilani and admissions to various courses will be done on the basis of Entrance Exams – BITSAT and GATE. Recently it has signed a MOU with Texas University for improving the quality of higher education.
|Approval||UGC, AICTE, NAAC ‘A’ Grade|
|Course||Integrated M.Sc., ME and Ph.D|
|Entrance Exam||BITSAT and GATE.|
|Mode of Admission||Online|
The Institute offers ME, Integrated M.Sc., and Ph.D. courses in different specializations.
|Degree||Specialization||Eligibility||Fees in INR|
|M.E||Biotechnology||Bachelor’s Degree (Relevant field) – Minimum 60% marks. GATE/ Online Entrance Test – Valid Score.||3,85,000 PA|
|M.Phil||Liberal Studies||Minimum of 55% in the qualifying degree Valid GATE Score||78,682 PA|
|Ph.D||--||Master’s/ M.Phil. degree with at least 60% marks in aggregate.||89,000 PA (for full time) and 1,33,000 (PA for part time)|
BITS Goa admissions are purely done on the basis of merit scored by the candidate in the entrance test called BITSAT conducted by the Institute and Higher Degree Admission Test. Admissions to M.Phil. and Ph.D. research Programs are done on the basis of marks obtained by a candidate in their Master’s Degree Examination or equivalent.
Note: The Institute provides direct admission to board toppers from all over India. First rank students of all the central and state boards in India will be given direct admission to the program of their choice, irrespective of their BITSAT score.
BITS Goa is known for its record placements of 100% every year since its inception.
Placement statistics (2019)
Top Recruiters are: Google, Microsoft, Schlumberger, Facebook, Wipro, Infosys, Genpact etc.
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Travel Scholarship: This Scholarships supports the travel expenses of students participating in academic events of International repute. BITSAA currently offers travel assistance under the following schemes:
Bhushan Bhatia Graduate App Scholarship: Bhushan Bhatia Graduate Application Scholarship provides financial assistance to BITSians for their applications to MS/PhD programs.
Project Scholarship: In the past BITSAA has supported the development of India’s First Humanoid ACYUT and its participation at international level competitions and conferences.
Paper Publication Assistance: This assistance comes from the endowment fund donated by the batch of 1966. Four grants, each worth Rs. 5,000 for undergrad students and two grants worth Rs. 10,000 each for post-graduate students are to be awarded for publishing papers in reputed journals.
Zero Percent Loan Scholarship: Zero percent loan scholarship is aimed at providing assistance for various academic purposes such as undergraduate studies at BITS, paper publication, attending international conferences, seminars and competitions, MS/ PhD applications etc.
BITSAA-BITSMUN Travel Scholarship: The BITSAA-BITSMUN Travel scholarship has been initiated with the purpose of supporting BITSians participating in leadership, public speaking, entrepreneurship events, both within India and abroad.
Student Project Funding: Student Project Funding is an initiative by BITSAA to help students working on challenging projects in raising funds through crowdfunding initiatives.
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Library: Library has room for up to 8,000 students, offers 738 open access study places and 246 open-access IT work stations. As well as the books and periodicals you expect, it is home to computing facilities for students. Our collections contain over half a million items like around 3,000 current journal titles, over 20,000 electronic resources, including databases, journals and ebooks, substantial media (CD and DVD) collection etc.
Hostel: Separate Hostels for Boys and Girls with centralized AC, Gym, Security Service, Visitors Lounge, Solar Geyser, Entertainment Halls, Indoor Games, and Medical Facilities, Courts and Equipment for various Indoor and Outdoor games, Smart Classes with projector and internet facility to keep the students engaged in various Educational Activities.
Other Facilities: Bank, Supermarket, Restaurant, Bakery, Beauty Parlour, Tele-Communication Shoppy, Juice Corner, Laundry, Dairy Outlet, Stationery Shop, Post Office and Fancy Shop, Hi-Tech Computer Lab, Vehicle Section, Smart Classes with projector and internet facility to keep the students engaged in various Educational Activities etc.
BITS Pilani is Deemed to be University, offering on-campus programmes to around 13,000 UG, 800 PG and 1,100 Doctoral students across its campuses in Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad and Dubai. It also offers programmes to nearly 19,000 working professionals through its Work Integrated Learning Programmes. Having pioneered the credit based semester system in technical education in the country, BITS Pilani has a vision to be amongst the top research led Institutes in the country.
The Institute has secured more than Rs. 120 crore funding through 445 sponsored projects in the last 5 years. State of the art facilities have been developed to support cutting edge research, led by around 750 faculty and students, leading to over 8100 SCI publications with 77,900 citations and 60 patents being filed till date. It is also India’s highest ranked non-Government Institute as declared in various reputed world rankings like QS BRICS, QS Asia, and QS India in 2019. BITS Pilani has recently secured a place in the World top 500 QS Subject Rankings 2019 in Mechanical & Manufacturing, Electrical & Electronics and Computer Science and THE 2019 World top 500 Subject Ranking in Life Sciences where BITS Pilani is among the top 8 from India.
Ques. What is the application procedure for NRIs?
Ques. Does any other university admit students based on BITSAT-2020 score?
Ques. I have made a mistake while entering some data in my application form. How can I edit/correct it?
Ques. Am I eligible if I repeat some of the subjects to get the required 75% marks?
Ques. Can I send the application form by email or post?
Ans. ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai has received ‘A++’ accreditation by NAAC. In the current year 2020, ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai has been ranked by the NIRF at 18 for its Engineering degree course offered. BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Science and Technology), Goa has been accredited ‘A’ grade by NAAC and is duly recognized by the UGC, offering degree programs at undergraduate as well as postgraduate level in the field of science and technology. Admission: Textile degree in ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai: The candidate opting for a Textile degree in ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai is selected on the basis of entrance examination of GATE, GPAT. The total fees for the Textile degree in ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai is INR 1.53 Lacs. MSc Maths at BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Science and Technology), Goa: The candidate opting for MSc Maths at BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Science and Technology), Goa is selected on the basis of the entrance examination of BITSAT. The total fees for MSc Maths at BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Science and Technology), Goa is INR 4.13 Lacs. Placements: Textile degree in ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai: The top recruiting companies visiting the campus of ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai to offer placements to the graduates in the field of Textile are Tata Motors, Reliance, Johnson Johnson, Nerolac, Jacobs, ITC, Exxon, Cipla, Asian Paints. The average annual graduate salary offered for placement is INR 4.8 Lacs. MSc Maths at BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Science and Technology), Goa: The top recruiting companies visiting the campus of ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai to offer placements to the graduates in the field of Maths are Bajaj Auto, Adobe, Oyo, Morgan Stanley, Uber, Dell. IBM, Flipkart, Genpact, Wipro, Intel, Cognizant, Amazon. The average annual graduate salary offered for placement is INR 6.15 Lacs. Both courses have their advantages and disadvantages. These are some of the key information about the two courses. Go through them and decide which will be better for you.Read more