Birla Institute of Technology and Science, shortly known as BITS, is a deemed university located in Pilani, Rajasthan, India. It was founded in 1964 by Mr. G.D. Birla, a renowned industrialist and an Indian freedom fighter. A journey from the 1900s as a small school to a higher education college, and then to the university, makes BITS one of the top technical and science universities in India.
BITS has gained a position in a number of international rankings such as QS BRICS Ranking and QS Asian University Ranking.
BITS has more than 12 departments, each providing education to undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Departments are Management, Chemistry, Humanities & Social Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Pharmacy, General Studies, Biotechnology, Physics, Biological Sciences and others
Programs & Degrees
Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Civil Engineering, Biotechnology, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, Pharmacy and others
Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Finance, Engineering Technology, Information Systems, Software Systems, Microelectronics, Design Engineering, Microelectronics and others
BITS provide all possible support for basic to applied research. The students and staff work closely to execute their research project effectively and bring an impact with the end result.
BITS also help researchers to participate in national and international conferences. The Institute has strong collaboration with various industries, which involve raising funds for research projects and bringing healthy growth in funding.
Admission at BITS is completely based on merit, through the BITSAT examination. The test is conducted in May and June in different cities all around the India. The applications are submitted online. The applicants must check the eligibility requirements and other details before applying for the test. No matter what course or degree you want to apply, get all information here.
BITS has four campuses, located at different places.
All these campuses are equipped with world-class academic and cutting-edge lab facilities. They also provide accommodation for boys and girls with all essential living and recreation facilities. More details here.
The student life at BITS is filled with numerous academic and extracurricular activities. It has several clubs that organize various events and activities all through the year, giving numerous opportunities to all students. The culture of freedom and talent can easily be seen with the highly energetic participation of the BITS members.
BITS also organizes sports events in which colleges from all over India participate and compete. The annual sports competition includes numerous teams of badminton, cricket, basketball, tennis, weightlifting, hockey, football and many more.
BITS offers scholarships and fee concessions to the brilliant minds. These are offered based on the student’s academic performance, merit in competitive exams, sports excellence, family financial status and several other factors.
Why to join?
BITS is committed to providing advance knowledge and teaching to the students in Science and Technology fields. The main aim is to make students highly efficient to deal with world's great challenges. It helps each member of BITS community to work intelligently, innovatively and creatively for the improvement of humankind.