BITS Pilani Distance Education MBA Admissions 2024, Fee Structure, Eligibility

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Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani is one of the premier institutions in India, established in 1964 accredited by the NAAC with the highest “A” degree with a GPA of 3.71. BITS Pilani is one of the most well-known institutions in India and has consistently been ranked as among the best private engineering and management institution in the country.

BITS Pilani Online Education (also known as Work integrated learning programs, WILP) offers Work Integrated Learning Programs for Working professional, to integrate work experience and academic learning, through the online open distance-learning mode. The distance MBA program offered by the institute is one of its flagship programs.

The institutes offers MBA, Post graduate diploma and certificate, BTech, MTech and MSc programs in online  mode.

Courses Offered

Below is a list of courses offered by the BIT Pilani along with their specializations-

Course Specialization
Post Graduate Diploma
Certificate Programs
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Internet of Things
  • Post Graduate Programme in Full Stack Engineering
  • Post Graduate Program In Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning
  • M.Sc in Business Analytics
  • M.Sc. Information Systems

Bits Pilani Online MBA Admission Procedure 2023-24

The admission process for programs under Bits Pilani Distance Education is completely online.

How to Apply?
Below are mentioned steps to be followed by the applicant while applying-

  • Log in to the official website ( and select the course you are interested in. Click on “Apply now” option on the course page. This will take you to the application form wherein enter your email id and create a password.
  • The WILP Bits Pilani application form is a 4 step process as mentioned below.
  • Post submission of the application and the documents will be scrutinized by the admission cell.
  • The admission cell usually takes 2 weeks to go through the applicants documents and applications. Post that, you will be notified of the result via email.


Step-1: Fill/Edit and Submit Application Form

Select the program of your choice and fill in the your personal, communication and education details. Once done, click on the “Submit” button.

Step-2: Download Application PDF Copy

In this step, the filled application form will be downloaded on your computer. Take a print out of this form as well as note down the “Application Number” present at the top right corner of the form. Any future contact with BITS will be done in correspondence with this number only.

In Page 3 of this form, you will find the “Employer Consent Form”. This form needs to be stamped by the company’s HR and any other responsible individual/department.

In Page 4 of this form, you will find a “Mentor Consent Form”. This form needs to be filled by a mentor of the respective individual.

In Page 5, there is a list of documents which need to be uploaded. Kindly take photocopies of the required documents. You will have to upload them in the next step.

Who is a Mentor?

For online MBA, professional with BE/M.Sc/MBA/MCA/MBBS and at least 5 years of experience or ME/MS/M.Tech/M.Phil/MD/Higher degree of BITS or equivalent.

Step-3: Payment of Application Fee

Pay the application fee of Rs 1500 through Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card.

Step-4: Upload and Submit

This is the final section wherein you will be required to upload all the necessary documents one by one. Make sure the file format is any one of these- .JPEG, .DOC, .DOCX, .PDF, .ZIP.

Documents required

  • Marksheet and certificate of 12th or an equivalent
  • Marksheet and certificate of graduation
  • Mentor and Employer consent form (if required)
  • Transfer Certificate / Leaving Certificate (Original).
  • Age proof which includes, Aadhar card/ Driving License/ Passport / PAN Card / Passport / Election Card / Birth Certificate

Bits Pilani Online MBA 2023 Important Dates

The last date to submit an online application form for Bits Online MBA is on 12th June 2023.


Bits Pilani Online MBA Fee Structure 2023

Fee for BITS Pilani Online MBA is Rs.2,70,000/-. The fee can be paid in 4 equal installments of Rs.63,500/- per semester. The institute also charges a one-time application fee of Rs 1500 and the admission fee of Rs 16,500.

Below is the fee structure for BITS Online Education programs:

Program Duration Fee (Per semester)
MBA 4 semesters Rs. 63,500/-
Post Graduate Diploma in Finance 2 semesters Rs. 57,750/-
Post Graduate Program in Internet of Things 11 Months Rs. 2,45,000/-

The fee can be paid through online only through Credit/Debit Card, or through Bank challans at any of the ICICI Bank Branches.


  • The admission fee along with the 1-semester fee needs to be paid at the time of admission.
  • The fee will be forfeited and not refunded if the candidate discontinues from the course.


The university does not offer scholarships of any kind. But the institute offers an EMI facility at 0% interest rate.

  • 0% interest rate
  • Instant approval
  • CIBIL score or credit cards are not required
  • Applicants with salary account with netbanking facility can apply

For more details please check the institute website –

Online MBA Eligibility Criteria

To become eligible to pursue an MBA from BITS Pilani the student should have-

  • BE/BTech/MSc or an Integrated First Degree from BITS or equivalent with minimum 60% aggregate marks with minimum 1 year of work experience after completion of degree
  • BSc/BCom/BCA or equivalent degree with at least 60% marks with at least one subject in Mathematics or statistics at high school or higher level with minimum 2 years of work experience after completion of degree
Course Eligibility
Post Graduate Diploma in Finance
  • Minimum 3 year UG
  • 1 year work experience
Post Graduate programme in Internet of Things
  • in Comp. Science/ Info. Sys./Electronics/Electrical/Instrumentation or related domains
Post Graduate programme in Big Data Engineering
  • 3 years bachelor degree in B.E/ or equivalent with minimum 55%.
  • 6 months working experience


BITS Pilani is a UGC approved university and is accredited by the NAAC with an “A” Grade with a CGPA of 3.71 out of 4.00. UGC has conferred it with a status of Institution of Eminence.

All BITS Pilani WILP programs leading to degree, diploma, or certificate offered are UGC approved.


BITS Pilani Rankings

  • BITS Pilani has been ranked by the Dataquest many a times. It has ranked amongst the top 25 private institutes, top 10 Institutes Based on HR Scores, zone-wise top private schools in north zone, top 10 private T-schools in 2016 and many more.
  • India Today ranked BITS Pilani amongst the top 5 private colleges in India in the year 2016.
  • Education World ranked BITS Pilani amongst the top 10 Universities, Parameter Excellence Top 10 Private Universities with the best infrastructural facilities and many more in 2016.
  • The Week-Hansa ranked BITS Pilani as the top technical universities zone-wise, best University in All India, Top Non-Government Technical Universities All India and Top Non-Government Technical Universities Zone wise.
  • Outlook ranked BITS Pilani amongst Top 10 Private Colleges, Top 10 in Academic Excellence, Top 10 in Selection Process, Top 10 in Placement, Top 10 in Industry Interface, and Top 10 in Infrastructure.

Study Centers

The university has well- networked study centers, and provides various facilities to its students. The university however provides most of the facilities to its students online.

Below is a list of cities in which study centers are setup-

  • Bangalore
  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Delhi
  • Dubai
  • Goa
  • Hyderabad
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • Pilani
  • Pune

Last Updated: 27-April-2023

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