The admission process for the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) has started today. A notification to apply for the IIST admission 2017 four-year BTech programs and five year dual degree BTech and MS/MTech program were already released.
The admission to IIST be based on JEE Advanced 2017 and the institute will publish admission list only for such candidates who appear in JEE Advanced 2017. As the JEE Advanced exam got over yesterday, as per the schedule the IIST admissions is beginning today.
Dates to remember for IIST Admissions
- IIST admission process commences: May 22, 2017
- IIST admission window closes: June 12, 2017
- IIST Admission Counselling: 4th week of June 2017
How to apply for IIST admission?
In order to apply for IIST admission,, candidates can apply online through the official website. IIST Admission Rank list will be generated only for those candidates who register online for admission to IIST and satisfy all the eligibility criteria.
- Candidate must be an Indian citizen.
- Candidates belonging to General or OBC category must have been born on or after October 1, 1992.
- Candidates belonging to SC, ST or PwD category must have been born on or after October 1, 1987.
- Candidate must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class 12 (or equivalent) Board examination. The aggregate marks required for SC, ST and PwD candidates is at least 65%.
- Candidate must appear in JEE Advanced 2017
IIST is a deemed to be university and an autonomous body under Department of Space (DoS). Students enrolled in B.Tech. and dual degree programs at IIST also stand a chance to be absorbed in ISRO/DoS based on the eligibility and human resources requirements.