DSAT 2018

Exam Date : 27th April 2018 To 12th May 2018
Result Date : 24th June 2018

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Updated on - Feb 24th, 2018 | 06:41 PM by Jayakrishnan

Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern for DSAT 2018

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Introduction to DSAT 2018:

  • About: Dayananda Sagar University (DSU) is a private University, situated in the heart of Bengaluru, India. It was established in 1960, by R Dayananda Sagar(Founder) and the University is run by the Mahatma Gandhi Vidya Peeta Trust. The DSAT is a qualifying examination for admission to various courses offered by the University.

  • Conducting Authority: Dayananda Sagar University, Bengaluru, conducts and organises the DSAT every year.
  • Courses: The college offers admissions to the UG and PG Courses like B.TechB.Pharm, BCA, BBA, B.Com, B.A Journalism, M.Tech, MBA, M.Pharm etc.

  • Frequency: The DSAT 2018 exam is just conducted once in a year over few weeks.

  • Enrollment: There are a total of 1560 seats for undergraduate courses and 235 seats for postgraduate courses in Dayananda Sagar University.
  • Level: The DSAT is a national level exam for all the candidates who are eligible for the courses offered by them. 

Important details regarding DSAT 2018 Exam:

DSAT Exam Summary

Exam Name

Dayananda Sagar Admission Test



Exam Date 

27th April 2018 

Exam level

National Level

Exam Mode

Offline (pen and paper based)

Exam Language


Marking Scheme

(+)1 mark for correct response

No Negative Marking

Conducted by

Dayananda Sagar University

Courses Offered

UG and PG

 UG Courses Offered by Dayananda Sagar University:

UG Programs Offered


B.Tech – Computer Science & Engineering


B.Tech – Electronics & Communication Engg.


B.Tech – Mechanical Engineering


B.Tech – Information Technology


B.Com: Bachelor of Commerce


BBA: Bachelor of Business Administration


B.Sc: Biochemistry


B.Sc: Biotechnology

B.Sc: Microbiology



Pharm D


B.Sc (N)


PB B.Sc (N)


Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)


B.A Journalism


Bachelor of Computer Applications


PG Courses Offered by Dayananda Sagar University: 

PG Programs Offered


M.Tech – Computer Science & Engineering

Specialisation: Big Data/Internet of Things


M.Tech – Computer Science & Information Technology

Specialisation: Cloud Computing


M.Tech – Electronics & Communication

Specialisation: Embedded System


M.Tech – Mechanical Engineering

Specialisation: Design Engg


MBA: Master of Business Administration


M.Sc :Biochemistry


M.Sc: Biotechnology

M.Sc: Microbiology



M.Sc (N)


Masters in Physiotherapy (MPT)


DSAT 2018 Important Dates:

  • Application Form: The DSAT 2018 application form will be available from 27th December 2017. The deadline to complete the application process is on 20th April 2018. 

  • Result: Candidates can check the DSAT 2018 results at the official website on 24th June 2018.

  • To know more details about the DSAT 2018 Important dates and schedules, click here

DSAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualification: For UG courses, candidates must have completed class 12th or equivalent qualifying examination with a minimum 45% aggregate. For PG courses, candidates must have completed Completed Bachelor degree or equivalent qualifying examination with a minimum 50% aggregate.

  • Domicile: All the Indian citizens are eligible to apply for DSAT. Foreign/NRI candidates are also considered to apply for the programme.
  • To know more about the DSAT 2018 eligibility and acceptance criteria, click here

DSAT 2018 Application Form:

  • Availability: The Dayananda Sagar University will release the application form for DSAT 2018 from 27th December 2017 to 20th April 2018 on the official website.

  • Payment: The candidates can pay the fees online through the official website. For the offline application process, application fee payment should be done at the University counter.

  • To know more details about the DSAT 2018 Application form and payment methods, click here

DSAT 2018 Admit Card:  

  • Availability: The candidates who have successfully submitted the application form can download the admit card for DSAT 2018 from 21st April 2018 on the official website of DSAT 2018.

  • Credentials: The candidates are required to enter their Application Number and password to download DSAT 2018 Admit card.

  • To know more details about how to access and download your DSAT 2018 admit card, click here

DSAT 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Mode of examination: DSAT 2018 Examination is a Pen-Paper based exam. 

  • Pattern/Duration: The DSAT 2018 examination will comprise of 100 Multiple Choice Questions and the time duration is 2 hours.

  • To know more details about the DSAT 2018 latest exam pattern and trends, click here

DSAT 2018 Syllabus: 

  • Level: The level of DSAT 2018 will be based on the 10+1 and 10+2 examination syllabus for UG programmes.

  • Syllabus: The UG programmes will have syllabus coming from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English. The PG syllabus will consist of Aptitude and General Knowledge questions. 

  • To know more about the syllabus of DSAT 2018 exam for each course, click here.

DSAT 2018 Results:

  • Declaration: The result of DSAT 2018 will be declared on the official website of DSAT from 24th June 2018 

  • Credentials: Candidates must provide their DSAT 2018 application number and password to check their results on the official website.

  • To know more details on how to check your DSAT 2018 Results, click here

DSAT 2018 Counselling: 

  • Commencement: The Dayananda Sagar University will start the counselling process after the results from 24th June 2018.

  • Cut-off: The cut-off list will be published on the basis of course and category. Cut off marks will help determine candidate's rank for the process of admission.
  • For more information regarding the DSAT 2018 counselling, click here

Dayanand  Sagar University Contact:

  • Address: Shavige Malleshwara Hills, Kumaraswamy Layout, Bangalore 560 078, Karnataka, India.

  • M: +91 8884399668, +91 8884399669

  • Tel: +91 80 46461800

  • E-mail: enquiry@dsu.edu.in

DSAT 2018 Important Dates

Important Dates Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • Applications: The commencement of the online DSAT 2018 applications submissions is on 27th December 2017. The last date for DSAT 2018 Online Applications is on 20th April 2018.

  • Admit Card: The last date to Download the DSAT 2018 Admit Card is on the 21st April 2018.

  • Exam date: The DSAT 2018 exam date is scheduled to be on 27th April 2018.

  • Results: The DSAT authority will declare results on 24th June 2018.
  • Counselling: The DSAT 2018 counselling process begins from 24th June 2018.

DSAT 2018 Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • DSAT 2018 Exam is conducted to get admission in both PG and UG courses at Dayananda Sagar University, Bangalore.  
  • The candidates have to carefully look into the eligibility criteria.  

  • If the candidate does not satisfy the prescribed eligibility criteria then the candidate's application form will be discarded.

DSAT 2018 Application Process

Application Process Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • Mode of Application form: DSAT 2018 application Form can be filled in both online and offline modes.

  • Application form Date: The application forms for DSAT 2018 will be available form 27th December 2017.

  • Improper application form: If the fails to fill the application form properly, then the form will be discarded. 

  • Copy: The candidate is requested to keep a copy of the application form for future reference.

DSAT 2018 Application Form Details

Application Form Details Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • DSAT 2018 application Form can be filled in both online and offline modes.

  • The application forms for DSAT 2018 will be available form 27th December 2017.

  • Before proceeding to fill up the Online Application, the candidates should have scanned image of Photograph and Signature in CD/DVD/Pen drive as per their convenience.

  • The candidates will be required to pay the application fee as well before submitting the application form.

DSAT 2018 Admit Card

Admit Card Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • DSAT Admit Card 2018 or hall ticket will be released before the examination.

  • The DSAT 2018 Admit Card is mandatory for a candidate to appear in Dayananda Sagar Admission Test 2018. 

  • Candidates will be able to download DSAT Admit Card 2018 by entering login details allotted to them at the time of online submission of application form.

  • Please check whether all the details are correct and verify the entire page. Then download and print out a hard copy for further use.

DSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • The DSAT 2018 exam pattern contains 100 multiple choice questions.

  • The exam is conducted in offline mode.

  • The Candidate will be tested in various sections according to the selected course.

DSAT 2018 Syllabus

Syllabus Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • The candidate is advised to go through the syllabus of DSAT 2018 carefully.

  • The DSAT 2018 contains admission exam for UG and PG courses. Therefore the candidate has to go through the syllabus of their respective courses.

  • The UG course syllabus contains 12 standard topics.

  • The PG course syllabus contains undergraduate course topics and General knowledge.

DSAT 2018 Results

Results Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • The candidates can check his/her results on the official website of DSAT.

  • The candidate will be selected based on the merit list.

  • The candidate will receive his/her result through an SMS or a phone call.


DSAT 2018 Counselling

Counselling Summary for DSAT 2018:

  • Eligible candidates are placed into appropriate branches based on their performance in the DSAT 2018 exam.

  • The counselling process will be held for the candidates based on the marks obtained from their qualifying exams and as well as the DSAT 2018 test conducted by Dayanand Sagar University.

  • The candidate has to be present physically in the counselling centre on the day of counselling.

Colleges which accept [DSAT]

Pavan Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science), batch of 2019
26 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Well about my college, goodly to say in a word , started 4 years ago and running no less than the main branch, since I came through CET every year cutoffs are decreasing thus showing its progress, but quite easy if ur an above average scorer, college also conducts its own AT called DSAT ,this branch itself is called school of engineering has BCA course in addition and unlike other colleges mech branch has high demand than CS and others ,placements wise ...since its my third year waiting for it and most important to mention everything is centralised and autonomous institution , lastly growing ahead rapidly and can be expected to reach in top 10 colleges postion very soon

Vinay Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA], batch of 2017
14 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

An entrance exam called DSAT has to be written to get admitted to the college DSAT 60%

Suhas Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2019
14 Dec 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • There are many ways to join Dayananda Sagar Institutions, [DSI] Bangalore there through clearing 1. KCET 2. DSAT 3. COMEDK UGET.
  • I took KCET to enter this college For KCET it is 27000.
Harshit Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2019
13 Dec 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

1). Anyone can enter our college through writing exam of DSU i.e., DSAT & even the people who get a good rank in KCET can join the college with the common fee structure.

2). I joined this university based on my KCET-2015 entrance examination engineering rank.

3). The cutoff in KCET rank for my branch(i.e., E&C) is around 23000 for general category people.

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