BIT MCA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification

BIT MCA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification

BIT MCA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification
BIT MCA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification
October 1, 2021
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The Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra has conducted BIT MCA a special entrance exam on 26th September for filling the vacant seats at its campuses – Lalpur, Jaipur, and Noida. The app. form for the same was open till 24th September. The Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi conducted the BIT MCA Online Test 2021 on 13th June. BIT MCA application form 2021 was available online on the website from 24th March to 20th May. BIT MCA entrance exam was conducted online as a computer-based test. Admit cards for the same were issued on 30th May and can be downloaded from the website.

Candidates wanting admissions for the MCA program offered at Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) and its campuses in – Lalpur, Mesra, Jaipur, and Noida should appear for the exam. Selection criteria were based on the rank obtained by the candidate in this online test. The eligible candidates who cleared the entrance exam were invited for admission. Admission was for 3-year i.e., 6-semester Complete MCA degree at BIT Mesra and its Campuses for the session 2021-22. Candidates had to fill and submit the app. form online. Take a look at the detailed BIT info. MCA 2021 carefully.

If you want to study MCA at a reputed Institute in India then the BIT MCA exam is meant for you. Birla Institute of Technology Master of Computer Applications is the complete form of BIT MCA. Things start with the entrance exam by which candidates get an opportunity to take admission into the MCA program for 2 years offered by BIT, Mesra campus, and also in its campuses like Lalpur, Noida, and Jaipur. It is a National level Exam and is conducted once per year. To know all about the BIT MCA Exam 2021, read the article written below.


Exam Latest News/Update

  • BIT Mesra has extended the last date to apply online for the Special Round of Admission in the 2021 MCA Program.
  • The admit card of BIT is released for the online test to be held on 29th August 2021, for admission to the special round MCA program.
  • BIT MCA Application Form 2021 was available on the official website from 11th
  • Results of BIT MCA 2021 were announced on 19 June 2021.
  • BIT Application MCA 2021 Special Round has been accepted till 24th The exam for the same is on 26th September.

Table of Contents


About Exam and Exam Conducting Authority

  • About the Institute: Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) is an Institute at Mesra. MCA is a 3-year i.e., 6-semester Complete Program in Master of Computer App. at Mesra and its Campuses at Lalpur, Jaipur, and Noida. The admissions will be made through an Entrance Test for BIT MCA 2021. The test will be conducted in online mode.
  • Grandiosity: Under Sec. 3 of the UGC Guidelines of 1956 BIT, Mesra is a “Deemed University. The main functions and overall supervision of activities are handled by the Board of Governors. Managing things well has never been enough at BIT. It has mostly been either at the top of ranking surveys between the Institutes or the first among initiators of innovative ideas.
  • Authority: Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) Mesra reserves all the rights to lead the BIT MCA 2021 Exam. They choose about criteria of confirmations and allocation of seats.
  • Level: BIT MCA Exam is a National level Entrance Exam conducted in April.
  • Courses: BIT, Mesra conducts BIT MCA and offers PG courses for MCA (Master of Comp. App.).
  • Frequency: The BIT MCA Exam is held once a year to provide admission into the MCA program.


Exam’s Basic Information

Exam Name Birla Institute of Technology Master of Comp. Application
Acronym BIT MCA
Exam level National Level
Exam Mode Online
Exam Language English
Held by Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra
Courses Offered MCA
Ques. Type MCQ/Obj. type
Duration 120 Minutes (2 hours)
Marking Scheme For Every Correct Answer (+) 4 Marks
Negative Marking  (-) 1 Mark for every wrong answer.


Note: Marks are not deducted for un-attempted ques. in the BIT MCA Exam.


The fee structure for the Complete MCA program at Mesra and its Campuses for 2021 Batch is given below.

Particulars 1st Semester 2nd Semester 3rd Semester 4th Semester
Tuition Fee 1,05,500 1,05,500 1,16,500 1,16,500
Development Fee 7,500 7,500 8,000 8,000
Institute Exam Fee 6,000 6,000 6,500 6,500
Total 1,19,000 1,19,000 1,31,000 1,31,000
Hostel Room Rent*,
Electricity, Transport
(For Main Campus i.e., Mesra)
Only 16,000 16,000 Only 16,000 16,000


*Hostel fees are subject to increase in future

Application Fee: Payment of app. fee of Rs.2500/- for General/OBC candidates. Rs.1500/- for SC/ST candidates that includes GST charges through State Bank Collect (net banking/credit card of any nationalized bank) to “Birla Institute of Technology” is accepted till the last date of the application process.

The no. of seats offered in 2021 for the MCA program at various Extension Centers:

Campus Seats offered
Jaipur 45
Mesra 60
Noida 60


Exam date

The BIT MCA 2021 special entrance exam will be conducted on 26th September. The details regarding BIT MCA Exam dates 2021 including important dates such as registration date, exam date, application form date, admit card date, result date, and counseling dates, and more are discussed.

Applications are invited from the wanting candidates for admission to the 3-year (6-semester) full-time MCA Program. The same is done to fulfill vacant seats at its Extension Centers Jaipur, Lalpur, and Noida for the Academic Session 2021-22.

Applications are accepted through online mode till 26th August 2021. Read the page below for more details of BIT MCA Admission 2021.

BIT, Mesra MCA Admission Important Dates 2021:

  • Application Process: Ongoing
  • The last date to submit the Online Application Form: 26th August 2021
  • Online Entrance Exam: 29th August 2021 (Sunday)


Special Round MCA Admission Date

Events Date
Starting of app. form 15 September 2021
Last date to fill the app. form 24 September 2021
Special entrance exam MCA 26 September 2021


Events Important Dates
Online app. for admission 24 March 2021
Last date for the online application 20 May 2021
Admit card availability 30 May 2021
BIT MCA Exam starts 13 June  2021
BIT MCA Result 22 June 2021
Classes starting To be informed


To know more about BIT MCA exam date click here


BIT MCA Notification

Know all the details regarding MCA Admission 2021 in BIT Mesra including Eligibility Criteria, Selection Procedure, Application Form, and other details related to BIT MCA Admission 2021 on this page. Some of the dates of BIT, Mesra MCA Admission 2021:

Event Important Dates
Filling of the online form starts from 24 March 2021
Last date for submission of the online application form 10 June 2021
Admit card available 24 June 2021
Mock Test 26 June 2021, from 10 AM
Online Entrance Test 27 June 2021, from 10 AM
1st provisionally selected candidates list release 07 July 2021
Deposit of the application fee 15 July 2021
Release of vacant seats details 17 July 2021
2nd provisionally selected candidates list release 19 July 2021
Application fee deposit 26 July 2021
Vacant seat details release 28 July 2021
3rd provisionally selected candidates list release 27 July 2021
Deposit application fee by 02 August 2021
Vacant seat details release 04 August 2021
4th provisionally selected candidates list release 03 August 2021
Deposit of the application fee 07 August 2021
Commencement of class To be informed


Eligibility Criteria

Aspirants appearing for the exam need to fulfill the eligibility criteria of BIT MCA 2021 as mentioned by the authorities of the exam. The required criteria to apply for the exam:

  • Candidates should complete the 12th standard or similar exam in Comp. Science/Mathematics/Info. Practices as one of their subjects from a recognized board.


Candidates must have any one of the listed qualifications:

  • BCA (Bachelor of Comp. Applications)
  • B.Sc. with Comp. Science/Info. Technology/Electronics
  • B.Sc. in Math or Statistics at the graduate level as one of the subjects.
  • Minimum Marks: The candidate must obtain the minimum marks of 55% if General and 50% mark if under reserved category.
  • Subjects: Candidates must have passed the Intermediate exam with Maths and Science.
  • Applying Candidates: Students in the final year can also apply.
  • Applicants with the above-stated qualifications must secure a minimum of 55% mark (50% if SC/ST/PwD) in an average in graduation.
  • Candidates with B.Sc. Honors should secure a minimum of 55% (50% if SC/ST/PwD) marks in an average in the Honors subject.
  • Candidates appearing in their final year of their Bachelor’s program can also apply for the exam.


Note: However, the candidates must obtain required or similar marks (as per term 4 or 5 stated above) based on the most recent grade/mark available at the duration of application. If they get selected, they may enter the course on a provisional basis.


Candidates with qualifications ascertained through correspondence/distance learning courses are only qualified if:

(a) The DEC-IGNOU accepts the courses, and

(b) They should pass the qualifying test during the time of application, with an average of at most 55% mark (50% if SC/ST/PwD) (derived as per item 4 or 5 above). They must attach a photocopy of the mark sheet of the qualifying exam, the pass certificate, and proof of the program recognized by the DEC-IGNOU on the letterhead of the Institute/College/University with an application.



  • Candidates having foreign diplomas should check the similar website of EdCIL. If possible, they should collect a similar certificate from the Evaluation Division of the AIU.
  • In case the candidate has any Board/University awards grades instead of marks, the calculation of marks will be based on the process set by the Board/University. At a point when the University does not have any terms to translate CGPA into similar points, the equivalence should be determined by dividing the secured CGPA by the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the result of CGPA by 100.
  • At any point of the studies [class 10, class 12, or Graduation], an aspirant should pass in all the required subjects at that level from the same Board/University.
  • The Admit card is non-transferable under any circumstances. Under the constitution impersonation is a criminal act. Aspirants are not permitted to appear for the test without a valid Admit Card. At the time of admission, an Admission Card should also be created. All candidates are expected to keep the admission card until the admission process gets completed.


BIT MCA Admission 2021 Reservations

Recently, the Institute follows reservations as stated below for its MCA program.

  • For all courses at the Institute which are under any of the respective State Governments, the reservation criteria are as per the norms of the respective State Government for the state quota.
  • For all other courses, for SC & ST the reservation criteria are as per the statutory norms of Central Government that is for SC -15% and ST – 7.5%.
  • The Institute keeps a watch at the statutory reservation for Persons with Disability is 5%.
  • Up to one seat at all Extension Center is reserved for aspirants who are Sons/Daughters of Migrant of Kashmir who otherwise has selected for admissions.
  • Up to 6 % of the seats at its, Extension Center are reserved for aspirants who are sons/ daughters of serving employees of BIT, who otherwise have been selected for admissions.
  • At all Extension Center, 50% of the total seats are reserved for aspirants who have passed or are appearing for qualifying exam (graduation) from the state in which Extension Center is located. (The “State of Eligibility” of a candidate for the purpose is determined based on the location of his/her College where she/he passed/is appearing for the qualifying exam/graduation).


Note: In case minimum nos. of eligible candidates from any group are not sufficient, the Institute reserves all the rights to fill the seats from the other group.


Registration Process

The details mentioned below contain information regarding BIT MCA Application form 2021. Steps to register for the BIT MCA 2021 online application process are stated.

Below is the list of some general and specific rules that an aspirant must follow to complete the BIT MCA 2021 registration process.

Below is the list of necessary documents required at the time of filling the form of BIT MCA 2021. Documents required for the process:

  • Candidates need their one recent passport size colored photograph to paste into the entrance exam form.
  • Candidates need the receipt of payment of the app. form at the time of registration.
  • All the mark sheets of the class 10th and 12th and pass certificates.
  • The candidate required a valid Photo ID Proof such as (AADHAR card/voter id/passport/driving license, etc.).
  • Aspirants belonging to SC/ST require a Caste Certificate.
  • Aspirant requires all the mark sheets till the Graduation level and passes certificates/similar qualification certificates.
  • The aspirants who had done their graduation through correspondence/distance learning courses need to send photocopies of a Pass certificate and mark sheets.


Note: Candidates must complete the BIT MCA app. 2021 registration process through online mode only.


Exam Syllabus

The syllabus of the 2021 BIT MCA entrance exam question paper consists of four sections in the paper. BIT MCA exam paper is an Obj. type question with multiple choices. BIT MCA 2021 exam will be computer-based/online.

MCA questions are asked from Math, Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning, Comp. Awareness and English. The exam is conducted for 2 hours. There are 120 questions in total and the exam is conducted for 480 marks. The subjects and topic details for BIT MCA are listed below:

  • A: Math (Objective type – 60 ques.)
  • B: Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability (Objective type – 20 ques.)
  • C: Comp. Awareness (Objective type – 20 ques.)
  • D: English (Objective type – 20 ques.)


To know more about BIT MCA exam syllabus click here


Exam Pattern

Aspirants would be marked based on the Analytical, Logical and Math, Verbal, and Computer awareness ability of aspirants. The paper is divided into four sections which consist of 120 objective-type questions.

Section Subjects No. of Questions Marks
A Math 60 240
B Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning 20 80
C Computer Awareness 20 80
D English 20 80
Total 120 480


It will be an online/computer-based test for about 2 hours. There are different time slots for the exam. They are from 9 am to 11 am; 12 pm to 2 pm, and 3 pm to 5 pm. Candidates get four marks for every correct answer. and reduction of one mark for each incorrect one.

Total No. of Sections 4
Total time given 2 hours
No. of ques. in each section Sec. A – 60

Sec. B, C and D – 20

Marks for each right answer. 4
Negative marking -1
Total marks for each section Section A – 240

Sections B, C and D – 80

Lang. of Exam English
Mode of Exam Online


Candidates wanting admission to the Birla Institute of Technology (BITs) through the 2021 BIT MCA entrance exam should understand the exam pattern. It will be an online computer-based exam for about 2 hours. There will be different time slots offered for the exam – the 1st one is 9 am to 11 am; 12 pm to 2 pm and 3 pm to 5 pm.


Read the full article to know about the exam pattern of BIT MCA and other useful information.

  • Total sections in the paper: The BIT MCA exam paper is divided into four sections.
  • Exam type: The BIT MCA 2021 entrance exam will be an Objective type question with multiple choices.
  • Exam Mode: The BIT MCA 2021 exam will be online computer-based.
  • Subjects: Questions will be asked from Math, Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning, Computer Awareness and English.
  • Total questions and marks distribution: There are 120 questions in total.


Exam Admit Card

All the applicants get BIT MCA 2021 Admit Card via email/post who have finished their application process. All the applications with the correct documents and info. should receive the Admit card.

Candidates are provided with important details on the admit cards i.e., Test Center Location, Date of Exam, and Slot of time for BIT MCA 2021. BIT authorities allocate the test center and the exam slot as per the candidate’s demand. However, the Institute reserves all the right to change and provide different test center locations and slots if the need arises.

Aspirants can also download the 2021 BIT MCA Admit Card from the off. website of the Birla Institute of Technology. Look at the following steps to download the BIT 2021 Admit Card:

  1. Go to the official website of BIT Mesra.
  2. Click on the tab of “MCA 2021 Admission” and visit the downloading option.
  3. Click the “Download Admit Card 2021” tab for BIT MCA.
  4. Select the “Submit” button to finish the process.


What are things done after downloading the BIT MCA admit card 2021?

All the aspirants must recheck for the following details on their BIT Admit card after they get:

  • Name of the Candidate,
  • Add. of the Candidate,
  • Roll no.,
  • Time slot for the exam, and
  • Location of the Test center.


Below is the list of documents an aspirant need to carry to the Exam Center:

  • Add. proof (original copy),
  • Add. proof’s photocopy,
  • Original Admit Card along with a photocopy of the same, and
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs.


To know more about BIT MCA admit card click here


Exam Result

BIT MCA will release its 2021 result after the exam is over. It can be checked from the website/the notice board of the Institute/concerned Extension Centers. Selected candidates are called for document verification and admission procedure.

Whether or not to conduct the second round depends on seats left. Admission is completely based on the marks secured in the BIT MCA merit list.


BIT MCA 2021 Merit List

The merit list is prepared based on the decided cut-off of BIT MCA 2021. The merit list of the MCA program is prepared based on the following:

  • Total no. of aspirants appearing on the exam,
  • Marks secured by each candidate,
  • Level of difficulty of the exam, and
  • Cut-off of the previous years.


Aspirants who match the basic cut-off and have their names selected in the merit list get invitations for the interview session. Candidates who appear for the counseling session get admission. The admission in the same depends on the availability of the seats in the Institute of their choice. The awaiting candidates are called only if there are seats left vacant.

To know more about BIT MCA exam result click here



Q1. Can final year Bachelor’s program students and apply for BIT MCA 2021?

A. Yes, a final year grad. Students can apply for BIT MCA but they have to present the mark sheet at the time of verification.


Q2. What is the last date of the BIT entrance exam for MCA?

A. The entrance exam for BIT MCA 2021, conducted in June.


Q3. What preparation strategy should be followed to secure a good rank in the BIT MCA 2021 Exam?

A. Some of the steps to prepare for the BIT MCA 2021 exam:

  • Collect all the required details related to exam pattern, syllabus, and guidelines.
  • Gather all the data such as the previous year’s exam ques. papers, syllabus, etc.
  • Revision and practice is the key to securing good marks.


Q4. In which mode is the BIT MCA 2021 entrance test conducted?

A. BIT MCA 2021 is an online computer-based exam. Candidates wanting admission in 3-year (6-semester) Complete MCA program offered at Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) and its Extension Centre in – Mesra, Lalpur, Jaipur, and Noida should appear for the test.


Q5. Is BIT, Mesra good for MCA?

A. Candidate can pursue MCA at BIT, Mesra, or any of its Extension Centres. BIT MCA syllabus is also good. And the BIT’s Institute also offers scholarships to deserving candidates.


Q6. From where can we know the timings/the schedule of the important events like application, downloading Admit card, exam, result, etc.?

A. BIT MCA authorities will inform the exam timing of the exam events on the off. website.


Q7. When will the authorities of BIT MCA release the question papers?

A. Though the exact date of the ques. paper of BIT MCA release is not yet announced officially, the authorities will release the ques. paper after the completion of a session of the admission process.


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