FAQs
Where can my parents stay?
The list of nearby hotels is given on the following link http://www.bits-pilani.ac.in/bcggr/Accommodation.html
Would my electrical device work in India?
The power in India is 230 volt and 50 Hz, you may need an adapter for your device.
Would my cell phone work in India?
Mobile phones in India operate using GSM technology and function within 900/1800 MHz ranges. If you already own a GSM phone and if your home country too operates within the same GSM range, you can use your phone in India.
What is the Indian currency and where can I get it?
Indian currency is called Rupee (INR). You could either bring Indian Rupee from your country or convert your currency into Indian Rupee at the airport or at the bank on campus.
Is there a Bank on Campus?
Within the Vidya Vihar Campus there is a branch of UCO Bank with ATM facility. In the adjoining CEERI Campus there is a branch of the State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur, with ATM facility. Vidya Vihar Campus also have ATM facility of Axis & ICICI Bank. Pilani also have ICICI, Axis, SBI, PNB Banks. The Pilani Post office is located within the Campus, while a Telegraph office is situated in the CEERI Campus.
Are there any student clubs on campus?
There are many clubs and associations on campus. To list a few:
*English Language Activities Society (ELAS)
*BITS Embryo (Connecting BITS Alumni)
*Music Club
*Dance Club
*Photography Club
*Poetry Club
*Nirman Club
*Astro Club
*MIME Club
*Coding Club
*NSS
*DoT
*Matrix
*Gurukul
*Raag Mlika
*Debating Society
What is the weather like in Pilani?
The temperatures during the year go to extremes like 45°C in summer and 0°C in winter. The climate is generally dry and healthy. Annual rainfall is about 30 cms.
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(New) "Editing window is now closed. Those who have submitted SAT Subjects score in the application form but the same has not been shared to us by the College board must ensure that college board sends their official score to BITS Pilani by 29th May 2020. Please watch this space for further updates and other deadlines which are under revision and will be announced soon." (Posted on 22-May-2020).

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(New) 1. "Editing window is now closed. Those who have submitted SAT Subjects score in the application form but the same has not been shared to us by the College board must ensure that college board sends their official score to BITS Pilani by 29th May 2020. Please watch this space for further updates and other deadlines which are under revision and will be announced soon." (Posted on 22-May-2020). 2. Please Click here to see the Cutoffs (SAT Subject Scores) for the past two years (2018, 2019).