DSAT 2022 - Important Dates, Registration, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility, Result

Last Modified on : 10 Jun 2024

DSAT, Dayanand Sagar Admission Test, is conducted by the Dayananda Sagar University, Bengaluru. The University is run by the Mahatma Gandhi Vidya Peetha Trust. It is a university-level entrance exam conducted for admission into undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the University. Admission is offered to courses in Engineering, Management, Pharmacy fields. For complete details on eligibility, pattern, syllabus, application process, and more on DSAT 2022 exam, check out the article below.

Latest Update: The online application process for the DSAT 2022 exam will begin tentatively in the first week of February 2022.

DSAT 2022 Overview

Exam Name

Dayananda Sagar Admission Test (DSAT) 2022

Exam Conducting Authority

Dayananda Sagar University, Bengaluru

Official Website


Exam Level


Exam Frequency

Once a year

Courses covered

UG and PG

Exam Mode


Application Mode


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DSAT 2022 Important Dates

Exam Events

Important Dates

DSAT 2022 application process begins

1st week of February 2022

Last date for application submission

1st week of April 2022

Admit Card availability

2nd week of April 2022

DSAT 2022 exam

4th week of April 2022


To be announced


To be announced

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DSAT 2022 Pattern & Syllabus

It is advised to check the eligibility criteria carefully before applying for the entrance exam. The conditions for different courses are different.

For B.Tech. Course

  • Must have passed class 10th and 12th exam from a recognised board with at least 45% marks (40% for OBC/ SC/ ST categories). Candidates must have passed Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects with one of the Biology/ Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science/ Technical Vocational courses.
  • Those who will be appearing in the final examination in 2022 are also eligible for the entrance exam.

For B.Sc. Course

  • Must have passed 10+2, A level, IB or equivalent exam from a recognised board with at least 45% marks and Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry/ Biology as one of the mandatory subjects.

For BBA Course

  • Must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam from a recognised board with at least 50% marks (45% marks for OBC/ SC/ ST categories).

For M.Tech. Course

  • Must have passed B.Tech./ B.E. or equivalent degree programme from a recognised institute with at least 50% marks (45% marks for OBC/ SC/ ST categories).
  • Those who will be appearing in the final examination in 2022 are also eligible for the application process.

For MBA Course

Must have a bachelor’s degree (any stream) from a recognised institute with at least 50% marks (45% marks for OBC/ ST/ ST categories).

DSAT 2022 Eligibility

DSAT Exam Pattern

DSAT 2022 exam will be held in online mode. Candidates must have a clear idea about the pattern of the exam. Here are the details.

Exam Mode


Exam Duration

2 hours

Number of Questions


Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Exam Medium


Marking Scheme

1 mark will be awarded for every correct response

Negative Marking

Not applicable


For UG courses - Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English

For PG courses - Logical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, General Knowledge, Aptitude Test, and English

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Syllabus for DSAT 2022

For UG Courses

Physics: Laws of Motion, Kinematics, Optics, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Waves, Thermodynamics, Gravity, Oscillation of Waves, Atoms, Magnetic Effect, and Properties of Bulk Matter.

Chemistry: State of Matter, Basics of Chemistry, Solution, Electrochemistry, Surface Chemistry, Chemistry Kinetics, Hydrogen, Redox Reaction, Equilibrium, Chemical Bonding, Polymers, Biomolecules, Classification of Elements

Mathematics: Algebra, Sets & Functions, Calculus, Mathematical Reasoning, Coordinate Geometry, Linear Programming, Probability, Vectors, Relations & Functions

English: Idioms & Phases, Comprehension, Fill in the blanks, English usage errors, Rearrange the sentence, Analogies, Synonyms, Antonyms

For PG Courses

Questions will be asked from Logical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, General Knowledge, Aptitude Test, and English.

DSAT 2022 Application Process

The DSAT 2022 application form will be submitted only through the online mode. Candidates are advised to submit their filled-in application within the prescribed time limit. The exact dates for the application submission will be announced soon. Here is the detailed process for DSAT application submission.

  • Visit the official website at www.dsu.edu.
  • Click on the ‘Admissions’ option under the menu.
  • Click on the option for DSAT Registration - 2022 on the admission home page.
  • Enter the details such as name, email address, mobile number, country, state, program type, specialization for completing the registration process. Click the ‘Register Now’ option.
  • Verify your mobile number and proceed to the form filling process.
  • Now, complete the application form with other details viz. Educational qualification, address, and more.
  • Upload the required documents with a scanned image of the passport size photograph. Make sure the documents are as per specifications.
  • Category certificates are to be submitted only if the candidate belongs to a reserved category.
  • After uploading the documents successfully, make the application fee payment.
  • The application fee can be paid through any of the prescribed modes.
  • Once the fee payment is successful, take a print of the filled-in application form and fee receipt.

Application Fee for DSAT 2022

Candidates are required to pay the application fee only through the online mode using a credit card, debit card, or net banking gateways. The application fee is as under.



All categories

₹ 1000/-

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Note: The application fee will not be refunded under any circumstances.

DSAT 2022 Other Details

DSAT 2022 Admit Card

  • The DSAT 2022 admit cards will be uploaded online at the official website.
  • Candidates can download the admit cards/ hall tickets by using their login credentials.
  • The admit card is a mandatory document for appearing in the exam.
  • Candidates must carry the document along with a valid photo ID proof to the exam center.
  • It is advised to keep the admit card safe till the admission process is over.

DSAT 2022 Result & Merit List

  • The result of the DSAT 2022 will be published on the official website.
  • Candidates will be able to download their scorecards using the login details.
  • Based on the scores obtained by the candidates, a merit list will be prepared for each course.
  • Candidates will be called for the counselling process based on their ranks.

DSAT 2022 Counselling

  • After the result, candidates are required to participate in the counselling process as per their ranks.
  • In the counselling process, candidates are to go through the document verification process and complete other admission formalities.
  • Details of the required documents will be mentioned in the counselling letter.

Documents Required at the time of Counselling

Following documents (original - along with two sets of photocopies) are required at the time of counselling:

  • Aadhaar card
  • Passport size photographs
  • DSAT 2022 scorecard
  • DSAT 2022 admit card
  • Application fee payment receipt
  • SSC passing certificate
  • SSC and HSC mark sheets
  • Graduation mark sheet (for PG courses)
  • Character certificate
  • Transfer certificate
  • Notary affidavit for anti-ragging from both candidate and guardian

DSAT 2022 - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question 1: Which courses are covered under DSAT admission?

B.Tech, B.Pharm, M.Tech., and MBA admissions are done through DSAT.

Question 2: Will there be any correction facility for the application form?

No. Corrections in the application details will not be allowed after form submission.

Question 3: Is there any negative marking in the DSAT 2022 exam?

No. There will be no negative marking in the DSAT 2022 exam.

Question 4: Can I submit the application fee through offline mode?

No. The application forms can be submitted only through the online mode.

Question 5: I will be appearing in the class 12th exam in the year 2022. Am I eligible?

Yes. You can apply for UG admissions.