PESSAT (PES Scholastic Aptitude Test) 2019 Notification Released

PESSAT (PES Scholastic Aptitude Test) 2019 Notification Released


The University has well defined processes and infrastructure in place administered by experienced teachers and administrators. The tests are designed to provide a credible measure of students’ aptitude and ability to cope up with the academic demands of the programs offered.

Eligibility Criteria:

60% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent in science stream from a recognized board. Test Scores in PESSAT (National level exam) or KCET (State level exam) required. For additional info, refer

Method to Admission:

Register and take PESSAT/ KCET/ both (if eligible) and participate through counseling to compete for a merit seat based on PESSAT/ KCET rank. Provisional blocking of seats through higher fee/ management/ NRI/ PIO/ OCI/ Sponsored quota is also possible. Approach the Admissions Information Centre at PES University – Ring Road Campus for more information on this.

Mode of Application: Online

Application Fee: Rs. 1050/-

Mode of Exam: Online

Exam Pattern:

Duration: 180 Minutes

Sl. No Subjects

No. of Questions


Mathematics 60
2 Physics



Chemistry 40
4 English


Section 1: Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry – 11th class and 12th class CBSE questions

Section 2: 20 Questions from English grammar

Important Dates (Tentative):

For B. Tech

October 05

Start of PESSAT 2019 online registrations
April 12

Last date to register for candidates from outside Bengaluru

May 10

Last date for candidates to register who are willing to take PESSAT at Bangalore centre only
April 16

Commencement of slot bookings for all candidates

April 20 – May 10

May 14

Last date to update 12th std/ 2nd PU marks (Only for candidates whose 12th/ 2nd PU results are announced)

May 21 – 1:00 PM

PESSAT Results
June 2, 3

PESSAT first round counseling

July 20

Last date for submission of original documents (only for admitted students)
July 22

Second Round of BTech Counseling

For B. Arch

June 6

Last date to upload NATA and 12th std/ 2nd PU scores online
June 10

Counseling at PES University for seat selection

June 25

Last date for submission of Original documents/ Surrender of Seat (only for admitted students)
June 25

Second Round of B. Arch Counseling