PESSAT 2019 Exam: 2020 Application, Eligibility, Syllabus & Pattern

PES University (PESIT) Statistical Aptitude Test [PESSAT 2019]

PESSAT 2019 - PES University (PESIT) Statistical Aptitude Test

PES University previously known as PES Institute of Technology was entranced in the year 1972 in Bengaluru, Karnataka. The university offers various degree programs in the field of engineering and technology.  The university conducted its own entrance exam in the name PESSAT abbreviated as PES Statistical Aptitude Test.

PESSAT is an online entrance test conducted by the PES University every year in the month of May to check the eligibility for the candidates willing to seek admission in engineering. Admission will be based on the score obtained din the entrance examination followed by the personal interview.

PESSAT 2019 details including schedules, eligibility, form filling, result, counseling and many other topics are been covered in the below article to guide the candidates regarding the same.

PESSAT 2019 Exam Date

In the below table, the details regarding all the schedules of PESSAT 2019 is mentioned for the students reference. The details of exam dates, availability of application date, result and counseling dates, etc. are mentioned below:



PESSAT 2019 Online Registration

October 10, 2018

Last date to register

(outside Bengaluru students)

April 12, 2019

PESSAT 2019 Slot Booking

April 16, 2019

PESSAT 2019 Admit Card

April 16, 2019

Last date to register

(to take Bengaluru as center)

May 10, 2019

PESSAT 2019 Exam

April 20, 2019 to May 10, 2019

Last date to update 12th marks

May 14, 2019

Declaration of Results

May 21, 2019

PESSAT 2018 Round I Counseling

June 2, 2019

Last date to submit

Original documents

July 8, 2019

Last date for surrendering

PESSAT seat 

July 8, 2019


Round 2 Counseling

Jul 15, 2019

PESSAT 2019 Eligibility criteria

PES University has customized the eligibility criteria for PESSAT 2019 entrance exam according to their own curriculum. The eligibility includes the qualification, score obtained, subjects, nationality and many such criteria. In the below article the detail information regarding the eligibility criteria is available:




No age restriction


12th or intermediate from a recognized board

Score & Subject

Minimum 60% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics


  • Age: Candidates of any age can appear for the PESSAT 2019 entrance test. There is no age restriction to appear for the entrance exam.
  • Qualification: Candidates appearing for PESSAT 2019 should have completed 12th or intermediate from a recognized board.
  • Required Score: Candidates willing to appear for PESSSAT 2019 will have to attain a minimum of 60% aggregate score in 12th with mandatory subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

PESSAT 2019 Application Form & fees

PES University releases the application form for PESSAT 2019 in the month of October from its official website. Candidates willing to seek admission at PES University will have to appear for PESSAT 2019 for the academic year 2019-2020. In case of other state candidates the dates will vary.

PESSAT 2019 Online registration starts

October 10, 2018

Last date to register by outside Bengaluru students

April 12, 2019


Steps to fill application form:

  • Visit PES University official website and navigate to PESSAT Application form.
  • Click on apply link and fill the application form with accurate details.
  • Click on Proceed followed by ‘Edit/Confirm’ button.
  • Upload the scanned copy of recent passport size photograph and click on submit button.
  • Make the payment through online via net banking/credit card/debit card.

Application Form Fee

INR 1050/-

  • Take the printout of the duly filled application form for further reference.

PESSAT 2019 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

PESSAT 2019 Exam Pattern:

PESSAT 2019 exam pattern is been set by the admission authorities of PES University. The details regarding the subjects, mode of exam, duration of the exam and many such details are mentioned in the below table for the students reference.


Online Mode




180 minutes


Multiple Choice Questions (Objective Types)


Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English

Marking Scheme

1 mark for each correct answer

Negative Marking

No negative marking

Total Marks

180 marks


  • Mode of Exam: PESSAT 2019 entrance examination will be conducted only through online mode.
  • Medium of Exam: Entrance exam for PES University, i.e., PESSAT 2019 will be conducted in English medium.
  • Duration of the Exam: PESSAT 2019 will be conducted for 3 hours, i.e., 180 minutes in total.
  • Exam Format: PESSAT 2019 will consist of objective type question. The question will be providing with 4 option and the students should choose the correct answer.
  • Subjects: PESSAT 2019 question paper consists of 4 subjects, i.e., Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English.
  • Marking Scheme: +1 mark will be allotted for every correct answer in PESSAT 2019. There will be no negative marking for the wrong answers or unanswered question.
  • Total Marks: PESSAT 2019 question paper will be set for 180 marks. Number of question asked will be 180 divided into 4 sections.


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PESSAT 2019 Syllabus:

PES University has modified the syllabus for PESSAT 2019 according to the topics covered in class 11th and 12th under CBSE syllabus. The exam paper consists of 4 subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English.

PESSAT 2019 Admit Card

Candidates can download the admit card for PESSAT 2019 form its official website through online mode. Candidates should mandatorily carry their admit card along with an Id proof to the exam center, in case if the candidate fails to carry he/she will not be allowed to appear for the entrance exam. 

Availability of PESSAT 2019 Admit Card

April 16, 2019

Steps to Download Admit Card:

  • Visit the PESSAT 2019 official website and navigate to “Admit Card” link.
  • Login using application number and security pin provided.
  • Select the sign in button and the take out the print out of the score card.

Details mentioned on the Admit Card:

  • Candidate’s name
  • Application number
  • Candidates photograph
  • Exam Time
  • Exam Center Venue
  • Instructions

PESSAT 2019 Results & Score Card

Online mode of PESSAT 2019 result will be declared in the month of May 2019 through its official website. The result will be declared by the admission authorities of PES University. Score card contains details like name of the candidate, roll number, category, gender, marks and rank obtained in the entrance exam.

Declaration of PESSAT 2019 Results

May 21, 2019

Steps to access Result:

  • Visit PES University official website and navigate “Download Rank Card”.
  • Provide with the roll number and date of birth.
  • Click on submit and take the printout of the score card.

PESSAT 2019 Reference Book/Mock Test/Tips & Tricks

Exam Preparation Tips:

  • Solve previous year’s question papers.
  • Prepare a study time table and follow accordingly.
  • Practice more questions from different books.
  • Be aware with the complete syllabus
  • Schedule the time for revision while nearing the exam date.
  • Take proper care of your health. 

PESSAT 2019 Counselling & Admission

Admission at PES University will be based on the score selling of the score obtained in PESSAT 2019. Counseling process will be held in 2 rounds. Incase candidate is unable to attend the counseling session; candidate can opt for proxy counseling. The authorized person has to bring the letter along on counseling day and get it approved from the concerned person at the university.

Documents required for Counseling:

  • 10th and 12th Marks Cards
  • Migration certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • 6 Stamp Size and Passport Size photographs
  • Aadhar card

List of PESSAT 2019 examination centres

PES University has established it exam center in various city of Indian states. The entrance examination will be conducted through online mode. Candidates can select exam centers of their choice at the time of form filling.


Exam Centers


Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore, Madikeri, Hassan, Tumkur, Chikmagalur, Udipi, Karwar, Shimoga, Chitradurga, Davangere, Haveri, Bellary, Hubli/ Darwad, Belgaum, Bagalkot, Raichur, Bijapur, Gulbarga, Bidar

Andhra Pradesh

Hyderabad, Vijayawada

Assam(North East)






Jammu & Kashmir






Madhya Pradesh



Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur

New Delhi

New Delhi






Jaipur, Kota

Tamil Nadu

Chennai, Coimbatore

Uttar Pradesh


West Bengal