Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani
About Birla Institute of Technology and Science:
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (Brief Pilot or BITS) is a private institute of higher education and is a notable university under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956. The institute is one of the ‘Indian institutes’ which is recognized by the Government of India in 2018. It is set up in 4 campuses and has 15 academic departments. It focuses primarily on higher education in engineering and science and its management program.
The institute was established in 1964 in its present form. During this period, GD Birla supported the transformation of the institute in the National University from a Regional Engineering College. Since then BITS has spread to campus in Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad, and Dubai.
BITS organizes All India Computerized Entrance Examination, BITSAT (BITS Attitudes Test). Admission is based on merit, as assessed by the BITSAT exam. Fully Residential Institute is privately supported.
Details About BITS, Pilani
|Motto in English||Knowledge is Supreme Power|
|Type||Private (Deemed University)|
|Location||Pilani, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, 333031, India|
|Campus||1,320 acres (5.3 km2)|
|Affiliations||ACU, UGC, NAAC, PCI, AIU|
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, BITS Pilani is the All India Institute for Higher Education. The primary objective of BITS is to “train young men and women to be trained and capable of implementing such ideas, methods, techniques, and information”. The institute is a dream of its founder late Shri G.D. Birla – an independent industrialist, a participant in the Indian freedom struggle and a close associate of the father of Indian nation, Shri Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi). Beginning in the 1900s as a small school, which emerged in a group of colleges for higher education, till 1964, from humanities to engineering, when these colleges were internationally concluded at a unique Indian university Have become. This University was named as Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, which is known as BITS, Pilani.
Over the last few years, BITS has provided the highest quality technical education to the students of entire India recruiting on the merit basis. Its graduates can be found all over the world in all areas of engineering, science, and commerce. BITS is a symbol of Indian technical ability and “can” entrepreneurial spirit, especially maturing from the private sector. BITS is situated in Vidya Vihar campus near Pilani city of Rajasthan.
Ranking of BITS
In India, BITS was ranked 4th in Engineering colleges by INDIA TODAY in 2017, 5th in Outlook College and 7th in the week. At the international level, BITS Pilani was placed at 801-1000 in the QS World University Rankings of 2018. This ranking ranked 187 among Asia and 109 among BRICS countries. It was at 801-1000 in the world in 196 in Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2018, 201-250 in Asia, and between BRICS and emerging economies 2017.
Integrated First Degree
- Research Areas
- On-Campus Ph.D
- Off-Campus Ph.D
- Part Time Ph.D.