IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021: Application Form, Dates

IIST Trivandrum PhD Admission 2021

IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021 – Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram invites applications for PhD admission (Regular) for the academic session starting in July 2021.
Check more details on IIST Trivandrum PhD Admission 2021 here.

Latest – Application Form is available now

PhD Programs

PhD Program is offered in the following Departments

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Avionics
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Space sciences

Important Dates for IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021

EventDate
Opening of online submission of applicationsMay 27, 2021
Closing of online submission of applicationsJune 24, 2021
Display of shortlisted candidates for Test (Tentative)July 2, 2021
Online screening test (Tentative)July 11, 2021
Publishing of screening test results (Tentative)July 19, 2021
Interview Dates (Tentative)July 22 & 23, 2021
Display of Provisionally selected
candidates (Tentative)
July 28, 2021
Last Date of remittance of semester fee (Tentative)July 30, 2021
Classes begin for Ph.D Programme (Tentative)August 2, 2021

Eligibility Criteria for IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021

Nationality

Candidate should be an Indian citizen

Age Limit

Below 35 years as on 24.06.2021.  Age relaxation as per Govt Rules.

Minimum Qualifications

For candidates with Master’s Degree in Technology/Engineering as their highest qualifying degree

Minimum 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA on a scale of 10 or equivalent (60% marks or 6.50 CGPA for OBC / EWS, 55% marks or 6 CGPA for SC/ST/PD). 

They must have taken admission in their Master’s degree on the basis of qualified GATE score.  

There is no GATE cut off score for applicants with M.E /M.Tech. as the highest qualifying degree and applying for Ph.D. in Engineering Discipline.

Selection Procedure

Selection to the PhD programme will be based on online screening test followed by an interview. 

Interview will be conducted through Video Conference mode. 

However, candidates with a valid CSIR / NET-JRF or Lectureship post their ME/M.Tech, will be directly called for the interview through Video Conference mode.

For candidates with Master’s Degree in Science as their highest qualifying degree

Minimum 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA on a scale of 10 or equivalent in the Qualifying Master’s degree in  relevant area (60% marks or 6.50 CGPA on a scale of 10 for OBC / EWS, 55% marks or 6.00 CGPA on a scale of 10 for SC/ST/PD).

They must have qualified a National level eligibility test such as CSIR-UGC-NET-JRF / fellowship/ Lectureship or GATE/ JEST / NBHM and State Government Science and Technology Scheme, in the relevant disciplines.

Selection Procedure

Selection to the programme will be based on an interview through Video Conference mode.

JEST Cut-off score – 300.

GATE Cut-off score – 500 for General Category (450 for OBC / EWS and 350 for SC/ST/PD categories)

IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021 Application Process

  • Applications shall be submitted online at the IIST website http://admission.iist.ac.in. Applications received online only will be considered.
  • Fill application carefully.

Application Fee

For General/EWS/OBC candidatesRs. 700/- per Department
For SC/ST/PD and Women applicantsRs.350/- per Department
Mode of PaymentThrough online mode

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Previous Years Admissions

IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021

Important Dates

EventDate
Opening of online submission of applicationsDecember 09, 2020
Closing of online submission of applications (for IIST Funded)December 29, 2020
Closing of online submission of applications (for Externally Funded)January 6, 2021
List of shortlisted candidates for TestJanuary 06, 2021
Online screening testJanuary 10, 2021 (Sunday)
Publishing of screening test resultsJanuary 13, 2020
Interview DatesJanuary 18 – 19, 2021
Classes begin for Ph.D ProgrammeJanuary 25, 2021

IIST Trivandrum PhD Admissions 2021 Results

Provisionally Selected Candidates List

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