SAAT 2017: Application form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus

SAAT (Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test) is organized by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University. It is a national level online entrance exam conducted at 62 centers across 40 cities of India. This exam is organized for the applicants to provide admission into various UG & PG programmes that are offered by the different constituent institute of the university except for dental & medical programmes. The admission into BDS & MBBS course will be based in NEET score.

In this article, we are provide complete details about SAAT 2017: Application form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Counselling, Result etc.

Important Dates

Here, we are updating the official dates of the SAAT 2017.

Application Starts Date11th of January 2017
Last Date of Form Submission12th of  April 2017
Availability of admit card15th of April 2017
Date of Entrance ExamBetween 22nd to 25th of April 2017 (Announced)
Result Declaration3rd week of May 2017
Counselling Starts1st week of June 2017

SAAT 2017 Application Form

  • Application Form for SAAT 2017 will be available via online process.
  • Application form is available from the 11th of January 2017.
  • Last date for the submission of application form is 12th of April 2017.
  • After filling the application form, applicants can are required to download their application form and take the hard-copy (printout) of the application form for future use.
  • After the form submission, applicants can only change the applied course code and centre choice.
  • Acknowledgement for the receipt of the form will be intimated to the applicant’s email-Id and mobile number via SMS.
  • There will be no application fee for this exam.
  • If you applied for more than one programme, you have to fill separate application form.
  • Applicants have to select date for the admission selection process separately. They will be permitted to appear for selection procedure of only one programme on a particular date.

Eligibility Criteria

Here, we provide all the eligibility norms/criteria of various programmes.

For Bachelor Degree Programmes:
B.Sc. in Nursing (Basic)Appearing or Pass at 12th examination with at least 45% of Marks (40% marks ST/SC/PH).
Age Limit: 17 years as on or before 31st of December, 2017.
B.Sc. in AgricultureAppearing/Pass 10+2 examination with not less than 50% Marks (40% marks ST/SC/PH).
Age Limit: Lower age limit is 17 years & Upper age limit is 23 years as on or before 31st of December, 2017.
B.Tech. / Dual Degree in EngineeringPass/Appearing 12th or alike examination with Physics & Mathematics as main subject and secure at least 50% of marks.
BHMCTPass or Appearing 10+2 examination with 45% of marks (40% of marks in case of ST/SC/PH /OBC Category)
B.PharmPass or Appearing 10+2 examination
For Master Degree Programmes:
M.Sc NursingPassed B.Sc. Nursing Degree with 55%.
M.ScAppearing/Pass three or four years Bachelor Degree with at least 50% of marks (45% of marks in case of applicants belonging to SC / ST/ OBC category).
MBA/MHA/ MHM/MTTMAppearing/Pass Bachelor Degree or equivalent with at least 50%marks (45% SC/ST/OBC category).
MCAAppearing/Pass three year Bachelor Degree with at least 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST/OBC Category).
Note: Applicants having Business mathematics at +2 or +3 level are not eligible.
M.TechAppearing/Pass in B.E./B.Tech/AMIE/MCA/M.Sc. or equivalent and obtain at least 50% marks.
Note: GATE qualified applicants are exempted from the entrance exam, but they have to submit the filled up form.
M.PharmAppearing/Pass B.Pharm examination and obtain at least 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/OBC category).
Note: GPAT qualified applicants are exempted from the entrance test, but they have to submit the filled up form.
Lateral Entry Programmes
MCAAppearing/Pass three year BCA, BSCIT and B.Sc. in Computer Science with at least 60% of marks.
Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy & Hotel ManagementAppearing/Pass Diploma applicant with less than 60% of marks.

SAAT Exam Pattern

  • Date of Exam: 22nd to 25th of April 2017.
  • Type: MCQ’s (multiple choice question).
  • Mode of Exam:The exam will be organized via online mode.
  • Language: question paper will be printed in English language only.
  • Marking Scheme: on each and every correct answer applicants will be rewarded with 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for incorrect answer.
    • If more than 1 circle is blackened for one question, it will be treated as an incorrect answer and 1 mark will be deducted for the same.

SAAT Syllabus

Syllabus will be vary according to the courses. Here we are providing few courses syllabus.

MCA (lateral entry)Mathematics, Computer Fundamentals/ Programming Languages/ Operating Systems.
MBAVerbal Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning, General Knowledge, Comprehension, Computer Fundamentals
BHMCTReasoning, Service Aptitude, General English, General Knowledge, General Science, Numerical Aptitude
B.Tech/DDE/B.Pharm/B.Sc Ag./B.Sc Nursing)Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology (Botany or Zoology)
MCAMathematics, Computer Awareness
Lateral Entry B.Tech (except BHMCT and Pharmacy)Basic Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Engineering Mechanics,

Seat Reservation

Women Applicants (except for MBBS and BDS courses)30%
Schedule Caste15%
Schedule Tribe7.5%
Physically Handicapped (PH)3%

Note: there is No reservation patterns will be applicable for lateral entry admissions.

SAAT 2017 Admit Card

Admit Card for SAAT 2017 will be sent to the applicants via email within 7 days before the entrance exam. It will be sent on 15th of April 2017. Applicants can download their admit card from the official website. Admit card of SAAT 2017 will contain information such as name of applicant, address, photograph, address of the Test Centre chosen/allotted and test schedule. Applicants must preserve the admit card till the admission process is over.

SAAT 2017 Result

Result for SAAT 2017 will be published on the official portal in 3rd week of May 2017. After the result declaration, merit list will be prepared. Separate merit lists will be organized for the qualifying applicants on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam. For all reserved category, separate merit lists will also be drawn up for the applicants. In case, if the eligible applicant belongs to the one of the reserved categories will not available, then their seats will be filled up by the General category applicants. All the selected applicants will get intimation of their selection via an Admission Letter which will be sent to their registered email address.

SAAT 2017 Counselling

Counselling for SAAT 2017 is expected to be started from the 1st week of June 2017. Shortlisted applicants will be called for open counselling to provide admission into different programmes of the university. Counselling for SAAT 2017 and seat allotment will be totally based on the merit list & choice of applicants. During counselling procedure, the applicant had a choice to fill up for various courses. On the basis of their performance in the examination, the seat will be allotted to the applicants. In counselling, all the original certificates will be verified.

Certificates/Documents that are required at the time of counselling

  • Four recent passport sizes colored photographs
  • Leaving Certificate
  • ID Proof
  • Caste Certificate
  • 10th& 12th Mark sheets
  • Diploma / Bachelor’s Degree Certificate
  • Diploma / Bachelor’s Degree Mark Sheet
  • Birth Certificate
  • SAAT 2017 Admit Card
  • SAAT 2017 Rank Card
  • 10th& 12th Passing Certificate

If any applicant having query related to SAAT 2017, then feel free to leave your comments in the comment box.


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