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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 Science Education and Research, IISER, Thiruvananthapuram

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, IISER, Thiruvananthapuram
Maruthamala P.O, Vithura
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Phone-No: 0471-2597459 2597438
Fax: 0471 2597427 2597438
Email: registrar@iisertvm.ac.in Website: www.iisertvm.ac.in

About College:

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram (IISER-TVM) is dedicated to scientific research and science education of international standards. Traditionally, teaching has been segregated from research in undergraduate science curricula in our country. IISERs were established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, to bridge this dichotomy. IISER-TVM started functioning in August 2008. The institute aims to provide high quality education in modern science, integrating it with outstanding research at the undergraduate level itself, and develop a spirit of research cutting across disciplines. The faculty are engaged in research in the frontier areas of basic sciences, with a high degree of autonomy and creativity.

Course Name:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Research Areas: Biology, Chemistry and Physics]

Eligibility:

Master’s degree in: Biological/Chemical/Physical/Mathematical/Bioinformatics, Agricultural Sciences/Veterinary Sciences/Materials Sciences/Mathematics/Statistics/Engineering/Technology related areas with 60% marks or CGPA of 6.5 (10-PPoint scale). Bachelor degree in: MBBS/engineering (Normal relaxation will be applied as per govt. of india guidelines). Candidates cleared national level examinations (Valid as on January 2019) including CSIR-UGC-JRF/DBT-JRF/ICMR-JRF/GATE/JGEEBILS/DST-INSPIRE/JEST are eligible to apply.

How to apply:

1.    Applicants should complete the online application form in the URL http://appserv.iisertvm.ac.in/phd 
[Only Properly submitted applications would be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Do not forget to click the “submit” button after completing your application]

2.    Applicants will also be prompted to upload all the supporting documents, like photograph, signature, community certificate and national level examination (CSIR/NBHM/Inspire etc.) online.

3.    Applicants should provide Name/Affiliation/Contact number and Email address of two referees in the application form.

4.    GE/OBC [SC/ST/PH] applicants are required to make a payment of Rs. 500/- [Rs. 250/-] as processing fee through the https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm

5.    On submission of the online application form, the applicants will receive an acknowledgment email with a unique application number.

6.    Applicants are NOT required to post hard copy of the application to IISER-TVM.

7.    In case of any application related queries, please contact by email, addressed to the PhD coordinator [phdprogramme@iisertvm.ac.in]. Other mode of communication will not be entertained.

8.    Mere fulfilling the eligibility criterion does not entitle a candidate to be called for the test and interview.

Closing Date:

Last Date of Application: 30th October, 2018 (17:00 IST)

Comments:

To know more Information about this Course please visit: www.iisertvm.ac.in

Regional Cancer Centre, RCC, Thiruvananthapuram

Regional Cancer Centre, RCC, Thiruvananthapuram
Recognized by Indian Nursing Council & Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council
Medical College Campus, Post Bag No.2417
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Phone-No: 91-471-442541
Fax: 91-471-2447454
Email: info@rcctvm.org Website: www.rcctvm.org

About College:

The Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), Thiruvananthapuram, was established in 1981 by the Government of Kerala and Government of India. We are a comprehensive cancer centre catering to the population of the State of Kerala and the adjoining parts of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. From a modest beginning, the Regional Cancer Centre has evolved into an internationally recognized centre for conducting a wide range of cancer research and providing state-of-the-art facilities for cancer diagnosis, treatment, palliation and rehabilitation. The Regional Cancer Centre undertakes basic, translational and clinical research and disseminate the knowledge.

Course Name:

Post M.Sc. Diploma in Radiological Physics (Dip R P)

Eligibility:

Applicants should satisfy the following conditions:

a) Nativity: Should be an Indian Citizen

b) Basic Academic Qualifications:

1.      B.Sc. with Physics as one of the Main subjects conducted by any of the UGC approved Universities in India with 60% marks in aggregate of the subjects.

2.      A pass in Full time M.Sc. Physics conducted by any of the UGC approved Universities in India with 60% marks in aggregate of the subjects. In case of Grade System, grade to percentage of marks conversion scheme obtained from University should be submitted along with the application.

c) Age: as on 01-01-2018:

General: 26 years

OBC: 29 years

SC/ST: 31 years

d) For physically challenged candidates, there is a relaxation of age by 10 years. Only candidates with physical disabilities limited to the lower extremities, are able to stand and move and are physically able to carry out the course requirements will be considered. Persons with visual and hearing disability and loco-motor disability involving upper limb are not eligible for admission.

How to Apply:

Candidates seeking admission to the course should do online registration and complete the application form provided in the Website. The Prospectus and Annexures can be downloaded from the website.

Application fees: Rs. 300/- (Rs. 100/- for SC/ST Candidates)

Closing Date:

Last Date for completing online application: 29th August, 2018

Last Date for receiving postal application: 3rd September, 2018

 

Comments:
To know more Information about this course please visit:
www.rcctvm.org

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