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Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram
Deemed University
Post Thumba, Thiruvananthapuram – 659022
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Phone-No: 0471-2568618 2568418 2564808 2564809 2564825
Fax: 0471-2568556
Email: admissions@iist.ac.in Website: www.iist.ac.in

About College:

IIST is Asia’s first Space Institute and the first in the world to offer the complete range of undergraduate, post graduate, doctoral programmes with specific focus to space science, technology and applications. This unique concept took root in January 2007, when IIST was registered as a Society under the Travancore -Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act, 1955. IIST received the approval of  the Union Cabinet on 26 April, 2007 and it was formally inaugurated on 14 September 2007 by Dr. G. Madhavan Nair. In a little less than a year of its establishment, IIST received the recognition of UGC as a ‘Deemed to be University’ under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956.The Institute has the unique mandate of encouraging and equipping brilliant youngsters from all parts of the country to take up a career as Scientist/Engineer in the Indian Space Research Organisation. IIST functions as a autonomous body under the Department of Space, Government of India.

Course Name:

Ph.D. [Streams: Aerospace Engineering, Avionics, Chemistry, Earth and Space Sciences, Humanities, Mathematics, Physics]

Eligibility:

1.    Nationality: Applicant should be an Indian citizen.

2.    Age Limit: Applicant should be below 35 years as on November 14, 2018. Age relaxation is applicable as per Government Rules.

3.    There is no provision for PhD admission in IIST under Self Financing Category.

Minimum Qualifications:

1.    Applicants with Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology as their highest qualifying degree

Applicants with Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology must have secured 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA or equivalent in the Qualifying Master’s degree (60%marks or 6.50 CGPA for OBC, 55%marks or 6.00 CGPA for SC/ST/PD). They must have pursued their Master’s degree on the basis of qualified GATE score. However there is no GATE cut off score for applicants with M.Tech/M.E as the highest qualifying degree, who are applying for Ph.D. in Engineering Discipline. Applicants with Master of Science in Engineering or equivalent from leading foreign Universities with minimum CGPA 9/10 or equivalent can be considered without GATE score.

Selection Procedure: For candidates with M.E/M.Tech as their highest qualifying degree, selection to the PhD programme will be based on a written screening test followed by an interview. However, candidates with a valid fellowship such as CSIR/NET-JRF fellowships and CSIR-NET Lectureship post their ME/M Tech, will be directly called for the interview.

2.    Applicants with Master’s Degree in Science as their highest qualifying degree

Applicants must have Master’s Degree in the relevant area with a minimum of 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA or equivalent in the Qualifying Master’s degree (60%marks or 6.50 CGPA for OBC, 55%marks or 6.00 CGPA for SC/ST/PD). They must have cleared a National level eligibility test, such as a valid UGC-CSIR-NET-JRF/Lectureship/ fellowship or NBHM/JEST/GATE and State Government Science and Technology Scheme, in the relevant disciplines.

Selection Procedure: For candidates applying with their Master’s degree in Sciences as their qualifying degree and having a valid score card/certificate in any of the National level eligibility tests listed above, selection to the programme will be based on an interview to be conducted at IIST.

Applicants applying with their JEST score should have secured a rank within the first 300.

Candidates applying with a valid GATE score in a Science discipline, having a minimum score of 500 for General Category (450 for OBC and 350 for SC/ST/PD categories), are exempted from the Ph.D. written screening test conducted by IIST. Applicants having GATE score in Science disciplines less than indicated cut-off above will not be considered for Ph.D. Admission.

3.    Applicants with Master’s Degree in Humanities/Management/Social Sciences as their highest qualifying degree

Applicants must have Master’s Degree in the relevant area of Humanities/Management / Social Sciences with a minimum of 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA or equivalent in the Qualifying Master’s degree (60%marks or 6.50 CGPA for OBC, 55%marks or 6.00 CGPA for SC/ST/PD). They must have cleared a national level eligibility test, such as a valid UGC-NET-JRF fellowship/ State Government Science and Technology Scheme or similar fellowship schemes of Central/State Governments.

Selection Procedure: For candidates applying with their Master’s degree in Humanities/Management/Social Sciences as their qualifying degree and having a valid score card/certificate in any of the National level eligibility tests listed above, selection to the programme will be based on an interview to be conducted at IIST.

4.    Candidates who have been provided research fellowships by State Government Science and Technology Scheme through competitive written test can also apply. For Candidates having research fellowship by State Government without competitive written test will have to appear for written screening test.

How to Apply:

1)    Applications shall be submitted online at the IIST website. Applications received online only will be considered.

2)    The applicants will not be allowed to make any changes in their registration profile once submitted. Hence utmost care should be taken by the applicants while filling their profile

3)    Application fee is to the extent of Rs. 700/- per Department (for SC/ST/PD and Women applicants - Rs.350/- per Department). If the applicant is eligible and wishes to apply for more than one Research Area in the same Department, he/she need not pay any additional application fee. The application fee is non-refundable. Applicants who wish to apply to multiple departments, will have to pay the appropriate application fee (sum of the application fee for each department).

4)    The application fee shall be paid, once enabled by the system one day after the registration, through “SBI Collect” only.

5)    Applicants who are employed in Government/Semi Government/PSUs/ Autonomous Bodies need to produce a “No Objection Certificate (NOC)” from the current employer at the time of Interview.

6)    SC/ST/OBC/Persons with Disabilities (PD) applicants shall upload the relevant certificate in the website before the prescribed date.

Closing Date:

Opening of IIST website for online submission of applications: 1st November, 2018 - 1700 hrs (Thursday)

Closing of IIST website for online submission of applications: 14th November, 2018 - 2345 hrs (Wednesday)

Last Date of Payment of application fee: 15th November, 2018 – 2330 hrs (Thursday)

Date of written screening test: 2nd December, 2018 (Sunday) at 0930 hrs

Interview Dates: 17th & 18th December, 2018 (Monday & Tuesday)

Comments:

To know more Information about this course please visit: www.iist.ac.in

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram
Deemed University
Post Thumba, Thiruvananthapuram – 659022, Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Phone-No: 0471-2563463 2564808 2564809 2564825
Fax: 0471-2564806
Email: admissions@iist.ac.in Website: www.iist.ac.in

About College:

IIST is Asia’s first Space Institute and the first in the world to offer the complete range of undergraduate, post graduate, doctoral programmes with specific focus to space science, technology and applications. This unique concept took root in January 2007, when IIST was registered as a Society under the Travancore -Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act, 1955.

Course Name:

BTech in Aerospace Engineering

BTech in Electronics and Communication Engineering (with specialization in Avionics)

Dual Degree (B.Tech. + Master of Science/Master of Technology) 

Eligibility:

Candidates must make sure that they satisfy the criteria given below for applying for admission to Undergraduate Programmes in IIST.

·         Citizenship

Only Indian citizens are eligible to apply for admission in IIST.

·         Date of Birth

Candidates belonging to General category (GEN) and Other Backward Classes (OBC) categories must have been born on or after October 1, 1993. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PD) categories must have born on or after October 1, 1988.
The date of birth as recorded in the high school/first Board /or its equivalent will be accepted. If the certificate does not mention the date of birth, candidate must submit an authenticated document from competent authority indicating the date of birth at the time of Counselling.

·         Qualifying Examination (10+2 or Equivalent)

Must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class XII (or equivalent) Board examination. The aggregate marks for SC, ST and PD candidates should be at least 65%. The marks scored in the following five subjects will be considered for calculating the aggregate marks criterion.

·         Physics

·         Chemistry

·         Mathematics

·         A language (if the candidate has taken more than one language, then the language with the higher marks will be considered)

·         Any subject other than the above four (the subject with the highest marks will be considered)

The qualifying examination should be any of the following:

·         The final examination of the 10+2 system, conducted by any recognized Central/State Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi; Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (ISCE), New Delhi, etc., recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

·         Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/University.

·         Final examination of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy.

·         Vocational Higher Secondary Examination.

·         Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects.

·         Any Public School/Board/University examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

·         General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London / Cambridge /Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.

·         High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.

·         In case the relevant qualifying examination is not a public examination, the candidate must have passed at least one public (Board or Pre-University) examination at an earlier level.

Marks scored in JEE (Advanced)-2018 Examination

Candidates who are desirous to join B.Tech. Programmes in IIST must appear for the Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2018 conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi to qualify themselves to appear for Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced)-2018 conducted by IITs and secure the minimum prescribed category-wise marks in JEE (Advanced)-2018 as given below

·         General Candidates (GEN): At least 20% marks in aggregate and at least 5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics).

·         Other Backward Community – Non Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) Candidates: At least 18% marks in aggregate and at least 4.5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics)

·         Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) & Persons with Disabilities (PD) Candidates: At least 10%marks in aggregate and at least 2.5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics).

IMPORTANT: The candidates applying for IIST admission are advised to make sure that they have secured the above minimum prescribed subject-wise marks and aggregate marks, when the JEE (Advanced) website displays the answer keys on 29th June 2018.

How to Apply:

·         Candidates who are desirous to join the undergraduate programmes in IIST must apply separately for admission to IIST by registering at the online application portal.

·         Online registration portal will be enabled from 5 June 2018 (Tuesday) at 10:00Hrs upto 15 June 2018 (Friday)

·         Read the eligibility criteria carefully before registering online for Admission.
Visit the online application portal (http://admission.iist.ac.in), click the link undergraduate admission-2018  and  fill in all the details in the online application form as per the instructions given there. The registered candidates shall be given a IIST Registration No. and a password. It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to keep the password secret to avoid any misuse.

·         After completing online registration, proceed for remitting the Registration Fee online using SBI-COLLECT (https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm) as given below:

·         Male candidates in GEN and OBC-NCL: Rs.600/-

·         Female candidates in GEN and OBC-NCL: Rs.300/-

·         All SC, ST, PD candidates: Rs. 300/-

The Registration fee is non-refundable.

·         IIST Admission Rank list will be generated only for those candidates who register online for admission to IIST, Pay the registration fee and satisfy all the eligibility criteria. Please note that IIST Admission Rank listwill be prepared based on their aggregate marks scored in JEE (Advanced) - 2018.

·         After the publication of IIST Admission Rank list on 18th June 2018, the candidates have to fill-in their choices of branch of study during 19th June to 22nd June 2018. Please refer to IIST UG ADMISSION BROCHURE for more details.

Closing Date:

Online Registration from: 5th June 2018 to 15th June 2018

Online payment of registration fee on or before: 16th June 2018

Online Publication of UG Admission rank list on: 18th June 2018

Online Filling in of Choice (preference) of branch: 19th June 2018 & 22nd June 2018

Comments:

To know more Information about this courses please visit: www.iist.ac.in

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Deemed University 
Post Thumba, Thiruvananthapuram – 659022, Kerala 

Thiruvananthapuram 
Kerala 
Phone-No: 0471-2563463 2564808 2564809 2564825 
Fax: 0471-2564806 
Email: 
admissions@iist.ac.in
Website: 
www.iist.ac.in
Establish:,

About College:

IIST is Asia’s first Space Institute and the first in the world to offer the complete range of undergraduate, post graduate, doctoral programmes with specific focus to space science, technology and applications.

This unique concept took root in January 2007, when IIST was registered as a Society under the Travancore -Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act, 1955. IIST received the approval of  the Union Cabinet on 26 April, 2007 and it was formally inaugurated on 14 September 2007 by Dr. G. Madhavan Nair. In a little less than a year of its establishment, IIST received the recognition of UGC as a ‘Deemed to be University’ under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956.The Institute has the unique mandate of encouraging and equipping brilliant youngsters from all parts of the country to take up a career as Scientist/Engineer in the Indian Space Research Organisation. IIST functions as a autonomous body under the Department of Space, Government of India.

Course Name:

Dual Degree BTech and MSMTech Programme

in Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Course Description:

Dual Degree (BTech and MS/MTech) Programme Admission 2018

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Dual Degree BTech and MSMTech Programme in Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Applicants should make sure that they satisfy the criteria given below for applying for admission to B. Tech and the Dual degree program in IIST 

Citizenship: Only Indian citizens are eligible to apply for admission in IIST 

Date of Birth: Candidates belonging to General category (GEN) and Other Backward Classes (OBC) categories must have been born on or after October 1, 1993. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PD) categories must have born on or after October 1, 1988 

Qualifying Exam (10+2 or Equivalent): 
Candidates seeking admission to IIST should have passed their Qualifying Examination, with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as subjects of the curriculum Candidates belonging to GEN & OBC categories must secure an aggregate of at least 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) in the qualifying exam and those belonging to SC/ST/PD should have an aggregate of at least 65% marks in PCM subjects in the qualifying examination 

The Qualifying Exam should be any of the following: 
(a) The final exam of the 10+2 system, conducted by any recognized Central/State Board, such as CBSE, New Delhi; Council for Indian School Certificate Exam (ISCE),New Delhi, etc. 

(b) Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/University 

(c) Final Exam of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy 

(d) Vocational Higher Secondary Exam 

(e) Sr. Sec School Exam conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects 

(f) Any Public School/Board/University Exam in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by AIU 

(g) General Certificate Education (GCE) Exam (London/Cambridge /Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level 

JEE (Main) and JEE (Advanced) - 2018 Exams: 

Candidates should appear in the Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2018 to qualify themselves to appear for Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced)-2018 conducted by IITs and secure the minimum prescribed category-wise marks as given into below 

(a) General (GEN) Candidates: At least 20 marks in aggregate and at least 5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) 

(b) Other Backward Community-Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) Candidates: At least 18% marks in aggregate and at least 4.5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) 

(c) SC/ST and Persons with Disabilities (PD) Candidates: At least 10% marks in aggregate and at least 2.5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) 

More details of JEE (Main)-2018 may be viewed at www.jeemain.nic.in 

More details of JEE (Advanced)-2018 may be viewed at www.jeeadv.ac.in 

Reservation of Seats 
Candidates belonging to certain categories are admitted to seats reserved based on relaxed criteria as per applicable rules of the Govt. of India. The categories included are: 

(i) Scheduled Castes (SC) -15% 

(ii) Scheduled Tribes (ST) -7.5% 

(iii) Other Backward Castes (OBC) belonging to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) -27% 

(iv) Persons with Disabilities (PD) -3% (Horizontal Reservation) 

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Dual Degree BTech and MSMTech Programme in Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram

Application Procedure 

For online registration of the application, the candidate should have access to a computer, a laser printer and Internet connection 

To register open the online application portal www.iist.ac.in 

As performance, based financial assistance is provided by DOS to the students of IIST, ISRO/DOS will have the first right to absorb them, subject to the human resource requirements of ISRO/DOS. For more details, on absorption in ISRO/DOS, visit www.iist.ac.in/admission/undergraduate 

IIST Admission Rank list will be generated only for those candidates who register online for admission to IIST and satisfy all the eligibility criteria 

Please note that IIST Admission Rank list will be prepared based on their JEE (Advanced)-2017 All-India Rank (including category rank). The IIST admission web portal for online registration will be open from 22nd May, up to 05th June 2018 

More details and important dates will be announced in the IIST Admission Brochure which will be published in our website by 02nd May 2018 

Closing Date:

Release of Admission Brochure: 02nd May 2018 

Opening of Online Registration: 22nd May 2018 

Closing of Online Registration: 05th June 2018

Comments:

 

To know more Information about course please visit: www.iist.ac.in