PESSAT 2019: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern

PESSAT 2019PESSAT 2019 Registration has been started. PES University is the organizing body of PESSAT 2019 national level entrance examination. PESSAT (PES Scholastic Aptitude Test) is conducted to get admission in various UG & PG courses. The examination is organized in various locations across India to get admission in the PES University. Candidates can get all the information regarding PESSAT 2019, including, syllabus, exam dates, exam pattern, eligibility, etc in this article.

PESSAT 2019 Notifications – Registration Started

newiconPESSAT 2019 Registration for B.Tech & B.Arch courses has been started from 5th October 2018. Check here for registration details.

newiconPESSAT 2019 Registration for other courses has been started. Check here for registration details.

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PESSAT Exam Dates 2019

Here we have providing the official exam dates for PESSAT 2019. Candidates can check the dates for B.Tech and other courses offered by the university.

For B.Tech:

Opening of application form5th October 2018
Last date to apply for outside Bangalore candidates12th April 2019
Last date to apply for Bangalore candidates10th May 2019
Exam slot booking16th April 2019
PESSAT Exam date20th April – 10th May 2019
Last date to update 12th std/ 2nd PU marks (Only for candidates whose 12th/ 2nd PU results are announced)14th May 2019
Declaration of Result21st May 2019
Commencement of counselling (first round)2nd & 3rd June 2019
Last date for submission of original documents
(only for admitted students)
20th July 2019
Second Round of BTech Counseling22nd July 2019

For Other Courses:

Opening of application form5th October 2018
Last date to applyJuly 2019
Exam slot booking5th January 2019
PESSAT Exam date10th January to July 2019
Declaration of ResultAfter 3 days of the exam
Commencement of counsellingIn the month of June

For B.Arch:

Last date to update NATA and 12th/2nd PU scores6th June 2019
First round counselling10th June 2019
Last date to submit original document and surrender of seats (admitted candidates)25th June 2019
Second Round of BArch Counseling25th June 2019

Courses Offered

  • B.Tech
  • BBA
  • B.Des
  • MCA
  • M.Sc (Applied Economics)
  • B.Arch
  • MBA
  • M.Tech
  • BBA, LLB

PESSAT 2019 Application Form

  • The candidates those wish to apply for PESSAT 2019 application form can proceed for it through online mode only.
  • The candidates those wish to apply for more than one course have to register with different email Id’s.
  • The application form has been started from 5th October 2018.
  • Candidates are suggested to fill the application form before the last date prescribed for each course.
  • The candidates those will submit the application fee through DD, it has to be paid in favour of “PES University General Fund” payable at Bangalore.
  • If candidate fills two or more online application forms, the last filled and completed application form will be considered for further processing.
  • The application form will be completed only after the uploading of photograph and signature along with payment of application fee.
  • In case of payment through DD, printed application form along with the DD has to be send to the address given below:

Office of Admissions,
PES University,
100 Ft Ring Road, BSK 3rd Stage,
Bangalore- 560085

Application Fee:

  • The registration fee will be Rs. 1050/-.
  • The application fee can be paid through credit card/debit card/net banking/Bank Challan/ Demand Draft.
  • The demand draft should be made in favor of “PES University General Fund” payable at Bangalore.

PES-SAT Eligibility Criteria

Here, we have provided the complete eligibility criteria to appear in PES University offered courses.

For B.Tech:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate should pass the 12th standard from a recognized board.
  • Minimum Marks: It is necessary to have 50% marks in 12th class to apply for B.Tech course.
  • Subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are the mandatory subject in the qualifying examination.
  • Board: Only the candidates those passed with CBSE, ICSE, State, IB and IGCSE boards will be considered for admissions to the programs at PES. Other board candidates need to take prior permission before they opt for admissions.

For M.Tech:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have B.E./B.Tech degree in any stream from a recognized university.
  • Score Card: Candidates can also apply through valid PGCET and GATE score card.

For MBA:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have bachelor degree in any stream from a recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates should have 60% marks in their qualifying exam.
  • Score Card: Candidates can also apply through valid PGCET, MAT, CMAT, CAT, GMAT and GRE score card.
  • Appearing candidates can also apply.

Note: For other UG and PG courses, the candidates must fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria prescribed by the PES University.

PESSAT Exam Pattern

Check the complete PESSAT exam pattern for B.Tech, MBA and M.Tech courses in this section.

  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be conducted through online mode except B.Des (pen based).
  • Attempts: PESSAT can be attempted once in an academic year.
  • Duration of Exam: For B.Tech, 180 minutes will be provided and for MBA and M.Tech, 120 minutes will be provided.
  • No. of Questions: 180 questions will be set for and 120 questions for other courses.
  • Negative Marking: There is no provision of negative marking.

For B.Tech:

SubjectsNo. of Questions

For M.Tech:

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Analytical and Logical Reasoning20
Computer Awareness20
English Comprehension20

For MBA:

SubjectsNo. of Questions
English Comprehension/Verbal Ability30
Analytical and Logical Reasoning40
Quantitative Reasoning40
General Awareness10

PESSAT Syllabus

The syllabus for B.Tech will be prepared from the 11th and 12th class cbse board. The 20 questions will be asked form English grammar section. For PG courses, candidates should go through the topics given on the exam pattern section. The official authority will provide the syllabus for all courses on their website.

Click here to check PESSAT 2019 Syllabus

Preparation Tips

  • Must go through the previous year’s questions paper and some test series.
  • Always make a study schedule and follow it regularly.
  • Make short notes after what you have studied for the exam day.
  • Be aware with the complete syllabus. Do not go out of syllabus topics.
  • Practice more questions from different books, it will speed-up your questions solving techniques.
  • Always be healthy.

Exam Centers

KarnatakaBangalore, Mysore, Mangalore, Madikeri, Hassan, Tumkur, Chikmagalur, Udipi, Karwar, Shimoga,, Chitradurga, Davangere, Haveri, Bellary, Hubli/Darwad, Belgaum, Bagalkot, Raichur, Bijapur, Gulbarga and Bidar.
Andhra PradeshHyderabad and Vijayawada
Assam (North East)Guwahati
Madhya PradeshBhopal
MaharashtraMumbai, Pune and Nagpur
New DelhiNew Delhi
RajasthanJaipur and Kota
Tamil NaduChennai and Coimbatore
Uttar PradeshLucknow
West BengalKolkata

FAQ’S (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The registration process has been started from 5th October 2018.
Answer: The slot booking will be started from 16th April 2019.
Answer: One can take this exam only once.
Answer: Yes, you can apply for it by sending the request through mail to the PES authority with corrections/modifications details.
Answer: The documents required at the time of counselling are given in this article below.

Click here to view PESSAT 2019 FAQs.

PESSAT Slot Booking 2019

Candidates those will book their exam slot can only be eligible for downloading their PESSAT admit card. The PESSAT slot booking for B.Tech course will be started from 16th April 2019 and from 5th January 2019 for other courses.

The candidates have to book their time slot and date of exam in the slot booking system. After book the exam slot, candidates can print the admit card.

PESSAT 2019 Results

The PESSAT 2019 results will be declared through online mode. The result can be checked by entering the application number and date of birth of the candidate.

The result for B.Tech course will be declared after completion of entrance exam on 21st May 2019 and for other courses the results will be announced after the 3 days as per the exam date.

PESSAT Counselling 2019

Admission to BBA,LLB course at PES University can be done through either CLAT score or by taking PESSAT 2019.

The candidates those wants to get admission in B.Arch course at PES University can apply through NATA score card. Such candidates have to upload their NATA score, once the NATA scores are announced.

Counselling for B.Tech will be started from 2nd June 2019 and 10th June 2019 for B.Arch courses.

The candidates will be shortlisted for the merit list on the basis of the test score and personal interview. On the basis of entrance exam and PI, they will be allotted the seats.

The PESSAT counselling will be conducted through offline mode. Candidates can get the final admission only after the verification of original documents.

Documents Required:

  • 10+2 Mark sheet and Passing Certificate
  • 10th Marks card/Birth Certificate
  • Migration Certificate (If other than PU Board)
  • Transfer Certificate/College leaving Certificate
  • PESSAT Admission Order & Rank Card MQT Admission Order
  • 6 Copies each of color passport size and stamp size photographs
  • Copy of DD

If you have any other queries about PESSAT 2019, you can write your queries in the comment box given below.

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  1. Spandan Roy says:

    My son is appearing in class XII in Mar 2019. whether he can get admission in PESSAT through SAT.

  2. Naresh Rana says:

    My son is appearing in class XII in Mar 2019. Is he eligible or children who have completed XII are only?

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