How to Apply for JEST 2017 ? Eligibility Requirement and Complete Notification


Joint Entrance Screening Test – JEST is conducted to select students for Ph.D. and integrated Ph.D. (PG +PhD) programs in Physics or Theoretical Computer Science or Neuroscience or Computational Biology in prestigious institutes like IISc, IISER, TIFR, IIA etc. JEST presents a golden opportunity to study in these top institutes which provide high-quality research environment.

JEST 2017Eligibility Requirement for JEST 2017 Test :-

There are different eligibility for Different Institute.

  • For Ph.D. program , Master Certificate is compulsory
  • For Integrated MSc/ M.Tech Ph. D programs Bachelor’s degree will be considered

Check the eligibility for all the programs here.

Participating Institute for JEST 2017 :-

Below institutes are participating JEST 2017 for Ph.D. and Integrated MSc programs.

  1. IISc – Indian Institute of Science
  2. IISER -Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
  3. TIFR -Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
  4. ARIES -Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences
  5. HBNI -Homi Bhabha National Institute
  6. HRI -Harish-Chandra Research Institute
  7. ICTS -International Centre for Theoretical Sciences
  8. IGCAR -Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
  9. IIA -Indian Institute of Astrophysics
  10. IIST -Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology
  11. IMSc-Institue of Mathematical Sciences
  12. IOP –Institute of Physics
  13. IPR-Institute of Plasma Research
  14. IUCAA-Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics
  15. JNCASR-Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
  16. NBRC-National Brain Research Centre

Important Dates and Timeline for JEST 2017 :-

  • Registration open : 15th Nov 2016
  • Last date for Application : 16th December 2016
  • JEST 2017 Test date : 19th Feb 2017

Test Will be conducted on Sunday, 19th February 2017.

List of Test Centers For JEST 2017 :-

Below are the list of test centers across India for JEST 2017.

1 Ahmedabad 18 Kolkata
2 Aligarh 19 Madurai
3 Allahabad 20 Mumbai
4 Bangalore 21 Nagpur
5 Bardhaman 22 Nainital
6 Bhopal 23 Patna
7 Bhubaneswar 24 Pune
8 Chandigarh 25 Raipur
9 Chennai 26 Roorkee
10 Delhi 27 Sambalpur
11 Goa 28 Silchar
12 Guwhati 29 Siliguri
13 Hyderabad 30 Srinagar
14 Indore 31 Trivandrum
15 Jaipur 32 Udaipur
16 Kanpur 33 Vishakhapatnam
17 Kharagpur 34 Kochi

Application Fees for JEST 2017:-

  • For General candidates : Rs.300/-
  • For SC/ST Candidates : Rs. 150/-

Application fees is required to be paid online along with the Application.

How to Apply for JEST 2017?

Application procedure for JEST is completely online.

To apply online, applicants must create an account on the official website of JEST [Oficial Website] by unique E-Mail id.

  • After complete registration, follow the instruction received in E-Mail id to reset the password.
  • Upload Your Passport Size photo and Scanned Signature
  • Pay the Application Fees online
  • No modification allowed after submission of Application Form.

For more Information follow official Website.

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