Admissions to IIST’s B.Tech & Dual Degree Programmes – 2015
IIST announces admission to the following programmes for the academic year 2015-16, to eligible Indian citizens:
- 4-Year B.Tech Programme in Aerospace Engineering (60 Seats)
- 4-Year B.Tech Programme in Avionics (60 Seats)
- 5-Year Dual Degree (B.Tech and M.S./M.Tech.) Programme (20 Seats)
Note: The 5-year Dual Degree programme leads to B.Tech degree in Engineering Physics and any of the following Post-Graduate degree specializations: (i) M.S. in Solid State Physics (ii) M.S. in Astronomy & Astrophysics (iii) M.S. in Earth System Science and (iv) M.Tech. in Optical Engineering. (There is no exit option at the end of four years).
Candidates who are desirous in applying to the above academic programmes in IIST must appear for the Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2015 conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi and Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) -2015 conducted by IITs. They should secure the minimum prescribed category-wise marks in JEE (Advanced) -2015 as given below:-
(a) General Candidates (GEN): 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) 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).
In JEE-(Advanced)-2015, the maximum mark for each subject is 120 and the aggregate is 360. Accordingly, the MINIMUM (cut-off) MARKS for each subject and the aggregate, which should be secured for eligibility to apply for B.Tech/Dual degree admission in IIST is tabulated below:
More details of JEE (Main) – 2015 may be viewed at http://www.jeemain.nic.in
More details of JEE (Advanced) – 2015 may be viewed at http://www.jeeadv.iitb.ac.in
- ELIGIBILITY FOR B.TECH/DUAL DEGREE ADMISSION 2015
- IIST ADMISSION RANK LIST
- FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
- ABSORPTION IN ISRO/DOS
(IIST Admission Brochure with important dates shall be published in this website by 30th April, 2015.)