Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani – The Department of Management was established in the year 1971. It offers 2 years full-time MBA program and accepts CAT, XAT & GMAT for its admission process.
BITS Pilani courses offered
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
BITS Specializations in MBA
- Human Resources
- Engineering & Technology Management
- IT-enabled service Management
BITS Pilani MBA Intake
The number of seats for MBA program keeps on varying. The strength of batch 2019-21 is 68 students. One can consider it around 60 as intake in general.
BITS Pilani MBA Eligibility Criteria
The candidates should have B.E. or B. Tech. in Engineering or a Master’s Degree with 60% aggregate in any discipline from any recognized university or any Integrated first degree of BITS.
The candidates can further apply through management entrance exams like CAT, XAT or GMAT.
BITS Pilani MBA Admission Process
- Online Application Form
- Apply through – CAT, GMAT, XAT
- Short-listing based on the score
- Group Discussion (GD)
- Writing Ability Test (WAT)
- Personal Interview (PI)
- Final Merit List
The final merit of the candidate is calculated on the following components:
(%weightage is also mentioned)
- Test score Percentile (best score in CAT/GMAT/XAT) – 50%
- Group Discussion (GD) – 20%
- Writing Ability Test (WAT) – 5%
- Personal Interview (PI) – 20%
- Work experience – 5%
The application cost is Rs. 3150/-
The last date to apply for BITS Pilani MBA courses is 17th February 2020
|Applications start||15th Dec 2019|
|Deadline||17th Feb 2020|
|Shortlist announcement||10th March 2020|
|GD/PI/WAT||3rd week March to 1st week April|
|Admission offer announcement||10th-14th April 2020|
|Admission deadline||28th July 2020|
|Orientation||30th-31st July 2020|
BITS Pilani MBA Fees
The fees for the course of 2 years is Rs. 11,00,000 including hostel and food.
BITS Pilani CAT Cut off
There is no minimum cut off criteria because it depends on the number of applications. 80%ile in CAT/XAT with a good academic record can be healthy but still, overall profile matters a lot.
BITS Pilani MBA Placements
Batch 2017-19: 77 students participated
Highest Package: Rs. 15 LPA
Average Package: Rs. 9.18 LPA
Median Package: Rs. 9 LPA
Summer Internship (2018-20)
Highest Package: Rs. 2, 20,000
Average Package: Rs. 37, 650
Verdict – BITS Pilani MBA Review
Definitely a must-go choice for engineers who have 60% throughout aggregate. The median package and brand tag is enough to justify taking admission in this institute. No issues about ROI and intake below 80 makes it a reliable option. One must check the batch profile of current students to have an idea about getting selected.