Birla Institute of Technology and Science EW Ranking 40




BITS, Pilani



Degrees Offered

B.E, B.Pharm, M.Sc. M.E, M.Pharm, M.Phil, MBA,

Student Mix
No. Of Students
Internet/ Wi-Fi
Cricket, Gym, Tennis, Basketball, Football


General Information


Vidya Vihar Campus Pilani Rajasthan 333031

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The Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani was a dream come true of its late founder GD Birla – an eminent industrialist and a close associate of Mahatma Gandhi. Over the years, it has managed to retain its place among the top ten engineering colleges in India. The institute, which started as a small school, gradually metamorphosed into a set of higher education colleges and in 1964, these regional colleges merged into a national university offering world class technical education. 


About 150 large and medium sized companies visit BITS Pilani campus every year for campus recruitment. On an average, 90 percent of BITS students who are interested in securing jobs through campus placements succeed in doing so.


BITS Pilani offers a residential campus with majority of students housed in the campus hostel. The college campus hosts first class infrastructure with well-ventilated classrooms, well-furnished and well-ventilated auditorium, a college library stocked with reference books, textbooks, journals, and magazines, and several clubs where students can showcase their talents and abilities. The student union manages events organised in the campus.


The campus canteen provides hygienic and nutritious food to its students.


The most popular clubs on campus are Music, Dance, English Drama, Hindi Press, English Press, Creative Activities, Mime, Photography and Poetry clubs and Hindi Activities Society. The sport clubs organize sports events for volleyball, table tennis, badminton, chess and carom.


The campus also hosts a medical facility and it is mandatory for every BITS student to have medical insurance; the institute has tie up with leading medical insurance firms to provide students with low cost insurance. A vehicle for medical emergency and outpatient facility is also available. 


BITS, Pilani is a fully residential institute; it is mandatory for students who come from outside Pilani to stay in the campus hostel. The hostel rooms are well furnished and equipped with internet connectivity, while the common room is equipped with Cable TV and telephone. 


BITS, Pilani offers various graduate and postgraduate courses as listed below:

Integrated First Degree:


B.E (Hons) 


- Mechanical Engineering

- Civil Engineering

- Electrical and Electronics Engineering

- Chemical Engineering

- Computer Engineering


B.Pharm (Hons) 


The programme offers additional courses which gives flavors and shape of engineering as well as fundamental sciences.


M.Sc (Hons) 


- Biological Sciences

- Chemistry

- Economics

- Mathematics

- Physics

- Finance


M.Sc (Tech)


- Finance

- Engineering Technology

- General Studies

- Information Systems


Higher Degree Courses:




- Biotechnology

- Chemical with specialization in Petroleum Engineering

- Civil Structural Engineering

- Civil Infrastructure Systems

- Civil Transportation Engineering

- Communication Engineering

- Computer Science

- Embedded Systems

- Microelectronics

- Electrical, Power Electronics and Drives

- Mechanical Engineering

- Manufacturing Systems Engineering

- Design Engineering

- Software Systems

- Manufacturing Systems Engineering


M. Pharm 


- MPharm with specialization in Pharmaceutics

- M. Pharm with specialization in Pharmaceutical Chemistry

- MPH (Masters of Public Health)


MPhil (Chemistry)




Doctoral Programmes


On Campus PhD: PhD students can register themselves for the thesis course after the qualifying exam.


Off Campus PhD: This option is available for the professionals who can work as well as complete their PhD


Research Areas: Biological Sciences and Bioengineering



The admission is on the basis of merit as assessed by the BITSAT examination, which is the first of its kind in India. BITSAT is now the most competitive of all national engineering entrance exams in the country, with an acceptance rate of less than 1.47 percent.





BITS, Pilani is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with A Grade with CGPA of 3.71

EW Survey

Survey Type -
EW Ranking - 40
Total Score - 2353
Survey ParameterSurvey Parameter Value
Leadership/ governance quality (200)145
Faculty welfare & development (200)153
Competence of faculty (300)225
Student intake selection process (200)156
Curriculum & pedagogy (200)146
Industry interface (400)257
Research (400)195
Infrastructure and facilities (400)335
Placement (500)307
Internationalism (200)131
life/soft skills (200)154
Value for money (200)149