As part of the admissions process PESSAT is taken by all students who are applying for PES University programs. The entrance test will be of online mode and if students need to get into PES UNIVERSITY, they must take up the PESSAT (entrance test).

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Learn more about the Registration, a complete guide to your PESSAT Registration. Step by step instructions on filling up your personal details, choosing a course, uploading your photo & payment methods.

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For BTech:
October 1, 2015: Start of PESSAT 2016 online registrations
April 2016: Close of Registrations and Start of Slot bookings
May 2016: PESSAT conduction and Results
June 2016: PESSAT First Round Counseling
July 2016: PESSAT Second Round Counseling
For All other courses
October 1, 2015: Start of PESSAT 2016 online registrations
July 2016: Last date of Online Registrations
January 4th 2016: Start of Slot bookings
January 6, 2016 – July 2016: PES Scholastic Aptitude Test (PESSAT 2016)
PESSAT Results: 1 Week after taking the test

For all courses other than BTech candidates can take the test on Wednesdays and Saturdays every week starting from 4th January 2016 by booking their slots online.
The test centre for all courses other than BTech will only be at PES University, Bangalore.

Eligibility for BTech
In order to appear for PESSAT, the candidate should have atleast 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in 12th Std or equivalent.

Registrations for PESSAT 2016 is now open!