Why Is BITS Pilani So Expensive?

By Jyothi Swaroop Makena

08th August, 2023

The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani is a premier engineering college. Candidates can secure admission to BTech courses offered at BITS Pilani based on their performance in the BITSAT exam. More than three lakh students take BITSAT every year for admission.


“Here's everything you need to know about the fees of BITS Pilani"

The fee structure of all courses offered at BITS Pilani has the below-mentioned components: Admission Fees, Semester Fees, Students' Union Fees, Students' Aid Fund, Hostel Fees, Mess & Electricity Fees and Institute Caution Deposit.

BITS Pilani Fee Structure

Anual Course Fee

The semester/ term BITS Pilani fee for integrated first degree and higher degree courses is Rs 2,31,500 for the first and second semesters. On the other hand, the BITS Pilani fee for PhD programmes is Rs 21,850 for full-time candidates and Rs 43,700 for part-time candidates for the first two semesters.

The admission fee for all programs at BITS Pilani is Rs. 50,900. This is same for other campuses as well i.e. - Goa and Hyderabad campus.

Admission Fees 

Hostel, Mess, And Electricity Fees

The hostel fee is 17,100 /-. for each semester. Students have to pay about Rs. 10,000 for mess and electricity as well. 

Apart from BITS Pilani, BITSAT is the means through which candidates can secure admission to other BITS campuses including BITS Hyderabad and BITS Goa.