DSAT 2024 Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results

DSAT stand for Dayananda Sagar Aptitude Test commenced by Dayananda Sagar University for the candidates seeking admission for various UG and PG courses. DSU provides candidate multiple streams of course like Engineering, Arts and Humanities, Commerce and Management, Basic and Applied Sciences, Basic Sciences, and Health Sciences. DSAT is a national level examination and the university itself is located at Bengaluru. In this article, we will discuss DSAT 2024 Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results, etc.

DSAT Important Dates 2024

EventsExam Dates
Start to submit application FormJanuary 2024
Deadline to date for online applyFebruary 2024
DSAT 2024 Exam DateMay 2024
Result Date AnnouncedMay 2024

DSAT Courses Offered

The following are the courses offered by the Dayananda Sagar University-

UG Courses Offered

  • B. Tech in 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
  • B.Pharm
  • Pharm D
  • B.Sc (N)
  • PB B.Sc (N)
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
  • B.A Journalism
  • Bachelor of Computer Applications

PG Courses Offered

  • M.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering Specialization: Big Data/Internet of
  • M.Tech – Computer Science & Information Technology Specialization: Cloud Computing
  • M.Tech – Electronics & Communication Specialization: Embedded System
  • M.Tech – Mechanical Engineering Specialization: Design Engg
  • MBA: Master of Business Management
  • M.Sc: Biochemistry
  • M.Sc: Biotechnology
  • M.Sc: Microbiology 
  • M Pharma (10 Per Department)
  • M.Sc (N)
  • Masters in Physiotherapy (MPT)

DSAT Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria of DSAT-

  • There is no age limit for applying in DSAT

For Undergraduate Courses

For B.Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy):

  • Applicants should have passed a two-year PUC examination or any equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.
  • Candidates must have at least 40% in either of these streams PCM, PCB, PCMB, PC & Computer Science, or PC & Electronics.

For Pharm.D

  • Applicants must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board like CBSE or any other equivalent examination board
  • Physics and Chemistry should be compulsory subjects with either Biology or Mathematics.

For B.Tech (Bachelor OF Technology)

  • Aspirants should have passed in PUC/CBSE/ICSE/10+2 from any recognized Board or University/Any equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects
  • For General and OBC category applicants, the minimum mark required for the qualifying exam is 45 percent at least 40 percent of marks are required for SC/ST

For Post-Graduation Courses

For M.Tech (Master of Technology)

  • A degree in BE/B.Tech with at least 50% of marks in aggregate in the applied choice of field

MBA: Master of Business Administration

  • Pass in a Bachelor’s Degree of minimum three years duration recognized by this University or who have passes any other examination recognized by this University
  • Applicants should have passed the qualifying examinations with not less than 50% of the total marks (45% in the case of an applicant belonging to the category SC/ST & OBC)

DSAT 2024 Application Form

The application form can be filled online from the official website of DSU and you can follow these steps to fill the application form- 

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  • Visit the official website of DSU by following this link-  https://dsu-admissions.extraaedge.com
  • Now click on the registration button under the student login panel
  • After registration, login to your website using the email id and password
  • Navigate to the admission section of the website and click on the Apply button
  • Once the application form is opened, you have filled the application form with correct details like name, address, etc.
  •  After filling the form, click Next and upload the scanned copy of the required documents and click Next
  • Submit the application processing fee using Debit/ Credit Card, UPI etc.
  • Take a print out of the application form and the payment status for future use

Documents required for DSAT 2024 Application Form

The following are the documents that are necessary for filling the application form-

  • Latest Scanned photo passport size
  • 10 and 12 certificates scanned
  • Degree of Graduation/ Graduation Mark Sheet
  • Scanned signature of the candidate
  • Aadhaar card number and a scanned copy

DSAT 2024 Application Fee

The application fee for DSAT is Rs.1000/- and the candidate can pay the fee online using Net Banking, UPI, Credit/Debit Card, etc. or you can pay the fee offline as well using Demand Draft from your bank.

DSAT Examination Pattern

The question of DSAT will be of multiple choices based with English as language option. A total of 100 questions will be asked with General Awareness, English, and Mathematics as subjects. There will be no negative marks for wring answer and for correct answer 1 mark will be awarded to the candidate.

DSAT Syllabus

The following are the syllabus of the DSAT entrance examination-

General Awareness

  • Inventions & Discoveries
  • Neighbouring Countries of India
  • Unemployment in India
  • Indian Financial System
  • Types of Bank in India
  • Types of Bank Accounts
  • Functions of Banks
  • Countries, Capital & Currency
  • Governors in India
  • Members of Parliament
  • Members of Rajya Sabha
  • Members of Lok Sabha
  • Prasad Scheme
  • ICC Cricket World Cup Winners
  • List of Indian Navy Chief Admirals
  • List of Highest Mountains in India
  • List of Longest Rivers in the World
  • List of Phobias/Fear
  • List of Sports Term
  • List of Companies Taglines
  • List of Insurance Companies in India
  • Important Principles of Insurance
  • List of Airports in India
  • List of World Largest Libraries
  • List of Longest Bridges in India
  • List of Languages of the World
  • List of Famous Books And Authors
  • List of Arjuna Award Winners
  • Millets in India
  • Aarogya Setu
  • PM CARES Fund


  • Rules For Tenses
  • Rules For Prepositions
  • List of Prepositions
  • Rules and List of Conjunctions
  • Active And Passive Voice Rules
  • List of One Word Substitutions
  • List of Homophones/Homonyms
  • List of Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Idioms And Phrases
  • Spotting the Error
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Letter Writing Format
  • Precis Writing
  • Sentence Correction Questions
  • Adjective Degree Of Comparison Rules
  • Article Rules
  • Direct & Indirect Speech Rules
  • Sentence Rearrangement & Para jumbles


  • Number System
  • Algebra
  • Polynomials
  • Pair Of Linear Equations In Two Variables
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Statistics And Probability
  • Arithmetic Progressions
  • Trigonometric Identities
  • Heights And Distances
  • Lines (Two Dimension)
  • Triangles
  • Circles
  • Constructions
  • Introduction To Trigonometry
  • Areas Related To Circles
  • Surface Areas And Volumes
  • Statistics & Probability


  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Optics
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Current Electricity
  • Gravity
  • Thermodynamics
  • Atoms
  • Oscillation of Waves
  • Properties of Bulk matter
  • Magnetic effect


  • Electrochemistry
  • Basics of chemistry
  • Solution
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Chemistry Kinetics
  • Hydrogen
  • Equilibrium
  • State of Matter
  • Redox Reaction
  • Polymers
  • Chemical bonding
  • Classification of Elements
  • Biomolecules

DSAT Examination Centre

The following are the examination centre that the candidate can choose from to give the DSAT examination-

AlmoraCoimbatoreJodhpur MA
AurangabadDehradunKanpur SS
CalicutImphalLucknow RB
Chennai KCJagdalpurMadikeri
ChickaballapurJaipurMadurai BT
Navi MumbaiSuratRaipur
Nellore TRThanjavurRajkot
PalakkadThiruvananthapuramUdaipur MMB
PatnaTirupathiTumkur JM

DSAT Admit Card

The admit card is an important document that is necessary for you to enter the examination hall without this your examination will be cancelled. The release date of the admit card will be revealed before 2-3 week from the date of examination. It is mandatory for the candidates to follow all the guidelines mentioned on the admit card to be eligible for the examination, failing this could result in cancellation of the exam.

DSAT 2024 Exam Result

The exam result of the DSAT 2024 is not yet released. You can visit the website regularly to find the examination result. We will update the examination result once it is released by DSAT.

DSAT Counselling

Counselling is and event where the candidates who have passed the entrance examination seek admission in the eligible college. There are multiple colleges which come under a University and counselling session is organised by the colleges to invite the candidates for admission. In this event, you have to visit the venue on the notified date with the necessary documents. You have to select the college that you want to choose however the availability of the college also depends on the merit list and your ranking.

Documents Required for Counselling

The following are the document that you have to carry when visiting the counselling session-

  • Class 10 /high school or its equivalent examination certificate
  • Domicile certificate
  • Class 12 marks sheet/ grade sheet or equivalent qualifying
  • 10 recent colour photographs
  • Migration/ transfer/ character certificate from the last attended institution
  • SC/ST/OBC Category certificates (if any)
  • Admission fee payment at the cash counter of the admission venue either in cash or through bank demand draft (DD) from a nationalized bank
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