FORM 5
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
Form 3 Holdings Reported
Form 4 Transactions Reported
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

ANNUAL STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Mehta Vimal
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
BioXcel Therapeutics, Inc. [BTAI]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
__X__ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
CEO, President and Secretary
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)

C/O BIOXCEL THERAPEUTICS, INC.,, 555 LONG WHARF DRIVE
3. Statement for Issuer's Fiscal Year Ended (Month/Day/Year)
12/31/2020
(Street)


NEW HAVEN, CT 06511
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Reporting
(check applicable line)

_X_ Form Filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form Filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned at end of Issuer's Fiscal Year
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 07/24/2020   G 80,000 D $ 0 0 D  
Common Stock 12/01/2020   G 185,150 D $ 0 9,020,000 (1) I See Footnote (1)
Common Stock 12/01/2020   G 185,150 D $ 0 9,020,000 (2) I See Footnote (2)

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Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned at End of Issuer's Fiscal Year
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
(A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Mehta Vimal
C/O BIOXCEL THERAPEUTICS, INC.,
555 LONG WHARF DRIVE
NEW HAVEN, CT 06511
  X     CEO, President and Secretary  

Signatures

/s/ Richard Steinhart, as Attorney in Fact for Vimal Mehta 02/16/2021
**Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) These securities are held of record by BioXcel LLC. BioXcel LLC is a subsidiary of BioXcel Holdings, Inc. ("Parent"). The Reporting Person is a manager and officer of BioXcel LLC and is a director, officer and stockholder of Parent. On the transaction date, the Reporting Person gifted shares of Parent representing a 2.05% economic interest in Parent to his spouse. By virtue of these relationships, the Reporting Person may be deemed to be the beneficial owner of the securities held of record by BioXcel LLC. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the securities reported herein except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein, if any. This report shall not be deemed an admission that the Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of such securities for the purpose of Section 16 or for any other purpose.
(2) These securities are held of record by BioXcel LLC. BioXcel LLC is a subsidiary of Parent. The Reporting Person is a manager and officer of BioXcel LLC and is a director, officer and indirect stockholder of Parent. On the transaction date, the Reporting Person's Spouse gifted shares of Parent representing a 2.05% economic interest in Parent to the Reporting Person. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the securities reported herein except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein, if any. This report shall not be deemed an admission that the Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of such securities for the purpose of Section 16 or for any other purpose.

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