About Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani) has been consistently ranked high by both governmental and private ranking agencies for its innovative processes and capabilities that have enabled it to impart quality education and emerge as the best private science and engineering institute in India. The university has four international campuses in Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad, and Dubai.

In recognition of the high standard that BITS Pilani continues to uphold, University Grants Commission, in 2018, declared it an “Institute of Eminence” (IOE).

Mission Statement “To provide for and otherwise promote education and research in the fields of Technology, Science, Humanities, Industry, Business, and Public Administration, and to collate and disseminate in such fields effective ideas, methods, techniques, and information as are likely to promote the material and industrial welfare of India. To train men and women able and eager to create and put into action such ideas, methods, techniques, and information”

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BITS, Pilani designs its programmes with a focus on industry practices to help ensure that you can excel in your career. Since its establishment in 1964, BITS has been an educational leader in the fields of science, engineering, management, and research.









This programme is offered twice a year in July and January. Applications for July cohort are now open.

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Upcoming sessions:

  • April 18, 2024 (7-8pm IST)
  • April 23, 2024 (12-1pm IST)
  • May 10, 2024 (11-12pm IST)

Benefits of applying earlier:

  • Adequate time to submit all application documents
  • Get an early decision from the Admissions team on your application
  • Exclusive access to 3,000+ top courses on Coursera upon enrolment

If you have questions, please email us at admissions@online.bits-pilani.ac.in

Interested in getting started, but not yet ready to commit? Try Introduction to Programming course that is part of this degree. Start making progress towards this degree. Upon successful completion of these certificates, you can transfer your progress once you’re accepted to the programme.

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