PESSAT MTech 2023: Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results

PES Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 2023 ( PESSAT )


Result: 7 Jun '23

Updated on May 16, 2023 17:05 IST

PESSAT 2023 registration has started. Interested candidates can apply online using the direct link given here. PESSAT 2023 exam date has been announced. PES University will conduct PESSAT 2023 from May 17 to June 4

The last date to fill PESAAT application form 2023 for candidates from outside Bengaluru was May 8 while the last date to apply for candidates who are willing to take PESSAT at the Bangalore centre only is May 16.

PESSAT 2023 slot booking has started on May 11. All registered candidates need to book a slot for appearing in the exam. PESSAT hall tickets will be issued to all candidates after the completion of slot booking process. 

PESSAT 2023 exam will be conducted online as a computer-based test at the PES University campus and in 44 cities in the country. The shortlisting of candidates for PES University BTech admission will be based on the PESSAT 2023 entrance exam. Admissions into BTech programs will be provided only after qualifying the PESSAT 2023 exam. Students preparing to appear for the exam should check the PESSAT syllabus and exam pattern. Other important exam details like the PESSAT exam pattern 2023, exam mode, marking scheme, and previous year papers are also provided here.

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What is PESSAT?

PESSAT stands for People's Education Society Scholastic Aptitude Test. It is conducted by PES University for admission to BTech and various other programs offered by the institute. Candidates are shortlisted based on their test score as well as their performance in the personal interview round. 

Latest Update: PESSAT 2023 Application Form has been released

PESSAT 2023 Dates

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of PESSAT 2023 exam

DatesUpcoming Exam Dates

7 Jun '23

PESSAT 2023 Result

17 Jun '23 -

30 Jun '23

PESSAT 2023 Counselling Round 1

DatesPast Exam Dates

17 May '23 -

4 Jun '23

PESSAT 2023 Exam

11 May '23 -

4 Jun '23

PESSAT 2023 Admit Card

11 May '23 -

4 Jun '23

PESSAT 2023 Slot Booking

PESSAT 2023 Highlights

Exam Particulars

Exam Details

Exam Name

PES University Scholastic Aptitude Test or PESSAT

Conducting Body

PES University Bangalore

Exam Level

Undergraduate Exam at National level

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Mode of Exam

Computed Based Test (CBT)

Courses offered through Entrance Exam


Exam Fees

INR 650

Exam Duration

3 hours

No. of Papers and Total Marks

1 Paper of 180 marks

Total Questions

  • Physics-60
  • Mathematics-60
  • Chemistry-40
  • English-20

Marking Scheme

  • 4 for each correct response
  • No marks for unattempted questions

Language/Medium of Exam


Colleges Accepting Exam Score

PES University Ring Road Campus

PES University Electronic City Campus

PES University Hanumanth Nagar Campus

No. of Test Cities

54 Cities in 19 states

Official Website

Contact Details

Contact No: +91 80 26721983, +91 80 26722108

Email ID: 

Admission Helpline: 

PESSAT 2023 Admission Process

Admissions to PES University will be through the entrance exam. Candidates need to first fill the PESSAT 2023 application form and appear in the exam. The detailed step-by-step PESSAT admission process can be checked below. 

STEP 1: Application process

Candidates can apply for PESSAT by filling out a form online. To apply online, the candidate will need to register as a new user. On successful registration, the candidates will get their login IDs. 

STEP 2: Slot booking

After submission of the form, the candidates will be asked to book a slot for the exam. Once they have booked their slot, admit card will be issued. The candidates must download their admit card

STEP 3: PESSAT 2023 Exam

PESSAT 2023 for all courses except B Tech will be conducted at the Bangalore campus. BTech exam will be held at over 44 test centers across the country.

STEP 4: Counselling/Interview

Candidates passing PESSAT 2023 will be called for Counselling and interviews, based on their scores. A merit list will be released which will contain ranks and schedules for the same. 

PESSAT Application Form 2023

The application form of PESSAT 2023 has been released. PESSAT 2023 application form is available online. The last date to apply will be announced later. Interested candidates have to fill the application form within the specified dates and appear in the exam. At the time of applying for PESSAT 2023, candidates also need to upload their scanned image of passport size colour photo. The step by step procedure to fill PESSAT 2023 application form can be checked below.

How to Fill PESSAT Form

Open the PES University website

  • Click on the "New Candidate Registration" link
  • Fill the required details and click on submit button to complete the registration process
  • After registration, fill the detailed application form
  • Upload scanned image of passport size colour photo
  • Pay application fee 

Application forms will be automatically submitted post successful submission of the application fees. Candidates should download and take a printout of their filled application form to keep it safe until the completion of the admission process.

PESSAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for PESSAT 2023 must check the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. The detailed PESSAT eligibility criteria 2023 are provided here. The University will not accept the admission of candidates not fulfilling the conditions of eligibility. Check below PESAAT 2023 eligibility criteria. 




60% marks in 10+2 or equivalent in Science stream from a recognized board  

B.Tech Double Specialization/B Tech+ M Tech

60% marks in 10+2 or equivalent in Science stream from a recognized board  

Age limit

No limit on the minimum and maximum age limit 

PESSAT Slot Booking and Admit Card 2023

PES University will start the slot booking process in June first week. Every candidate who registers for the PESSAT 2023 needs to book a slot for appearing in the exam. Only after booking a slot, a candidate will be allowed to appear in the exam. Post successful slot booking, candidates will be issued PESSAT admit card 2023. The step-by-step procedure for PESSAT slot booking is given below:

How to Book a Slot for PESSAT 2023 Exam 

  • Open the PES University website
  • Click on the "Registered Candidate Login" link
  • Login using the application number and password
  • Click on PESSAT 2023 Slot Booking link
  • Select the city, date of exam and time from the available options
  • Click on the "Confirm" button
  • Download the confirmation page of slot booking

Once the slot booking is done, candidates will be issued PESSAT admit card. Candidates need to download and take a printout of their admit card as it has to be carried to the exam centre on the day of the exam.

How to Download PESSAT Admit Card 2023

  • Open the PES University website
  • Click on the "Registered Candidate Login" link
  • Login using application number and password
  • Click on PESSAT admit card link
  • Download and take its printout

Details about PESSAT exam date and time, address of the exam centre, candidates basic details like roll number, name, photo, signature, parents details and exam day instructions will be mentioned on the admit card. It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the exam centre on the exam day as NO candidate will be allowed to appear in the paper without PESSAT 2023 admit card.

PESSAT Result 2023

The result of PESSAT 2023 exam will be announced in June. Results will be declared online on the PES University website Candidates will have to login to the website using their application number and password for checking the result. Details about subject wise marks secured in the exam and All India Rank will be mentioned in the score card. Candidates who will be declared qualified will be eligible for admission to the institute. Shortlisting of candidates for BTech admission will be on the basis of PESSAT 2023 score.

How to Check PESSAT 2023 Result 

  • Open the PES University website
  • Click on the "PESSAT Result" link
  • Login using application number and password
  • PESSAT 2023 scorecard will be displayed on the screen
  • Download and take printout of the scorecard

Candidates need to keep safe their scorecard as it will be required at the time of counselling and the admission process.

PESSAT 2023 Counselling

PES University will conduc the PESSAT counselling in two rounds. The date for PESSAT counselling 2023 will be notified after the annnouncement of results. The first round counselling will be conducted in July after the declaration of results while the round 2 counselling will be conducted in AUgust. The complete process of PESSAT counselling will be online wherein all qualified candidates will be required to register online. 

At the time of counselling registration, candidates will have to enter their choices of specializations and campus. The allotment of seats will be done on the basis of score in the PESSAT 2023 exam. Post allotment of seats, candidates will have to deposit the seat confirmation fees online to confirm their admission. The date for reporting to the institute will be notified to the candidates after the confirmation of admission by the institute.

PESSAT Scholarships

The University offers different scholarships to the candidates based on their academic performance as well as assistance in the different fields. Check the details of the PES University Scholarship below.

  • MRD Scholarships: If a student secures rank in the top 20% of his/her class (section) in terms of CGPA for a particular academic year, then he/she will get a tuition fee waiver of 40% for the next academic year of study (executed on a semester basis).
  • Distinction Awards: If a student scores a CGPA of 7.5 and above for a particular year, then he/she would receive cash prize money as a distinction award. 
  • Corporate Scholarships: Many corporates offer scholarships for the students of PSE University in the final year of their education based on merit.
  • Rural Scholarship: PES University offers free engineering education to the selected number of students coming from rural backgrounds every year.
  • Scholarship for Teaching: Students who will assist their professors in teaching their students shall be compensated for the work.
  • Research Scholarship: Students showing keen research intent can work under Professor as research associates and can be compensated for it.
  • Prof. CNR Rao Scholarships


Q. What is the last date to apply for PESSAT 2023?

A. Last date to apply for PESSAT 2023 for outside Bengaluru candidates is May 8 while last date for candidates to register who are willing to take PESSAT at Bangalore centre only.

Q. When will PESSAT 2023 exam be held?

A. PESSAT 2023 exam date has been announced. The exam will be held from May 17 to June 4.

Q. Where can I check the syllabus of PESSAT 2023?

A. The syllabus of PESSAT 2023 is similar to the class 11 and 12 topics of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates can study from the PESSAT exam using their class 11 and 12 books. 

Q. What is the duration of PESSAT 2023 exam?

A. The duration of PESSAT 2023 exam will be 3 hours.

Q. How many questions are asked in PESSAT?

A. A total of 180 questions are asked in PESSAT exam?

Q. What is PESSAT exam?

A. PESSAT is an All India Online Entrance Examination for BTech admission to PES University.

Q. What is PESSAT quota fee?

A. Candidates who have applied for PESSAT Quota can pay the fee of Rs. 3,30,000/annum.

Q. Is there any negative marking in the PESSAT exam?

A. Except for BTech there is no negative marking in the PESSAT exam. Check PESSAT exam pattern 2023 here.

Q. What are the campuses of PES University?

A. Candidates can choose from 3 campuses in Bengaluru - Ring Road Campus, Electronic City Campus & Hanumanthnagar Campus.

Q. Is a calculator allowed in the PESSAT exam?

A. PESSAT 2023 application form has been released. Candidates can apply online from the university website.

PESSAT 2023 Contact Information

PES University

100 Feet Ring Road,

BSK III Stage,

Bangalore - 560 085

Phone No: +91 80 26721983, +91 80 26722108


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