JEST 2020

Updated By Neha Kumari on 18 Mar, 2020 00:24

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About JEST

Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) is held for the candidates seeking admission in Ph.D/ Integrated Ph.D course in Physics or Neuroscience or Theoretical Computer Science or Computational Biology in any one of the participating institutes that accept JEST score. The validity of JEST score is one year and candidates can take this entrance exam any number of times.

Every year, JEST is conducted on a national-level for the aspirants and is held in offline mode. It must be noted by all the aspirants that scoring rank in JEST does not confirm admission in any college accepting the exam scores. Candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria as listed by individual colleges after qualifying the entrance exam.

Course-Wise Eligibility for JEST 2020

Course

Eligibility Criteria

PhD Programme in Physics

  • M.Sc

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JEST 2020 Result (out)

The result of JEST 2020 is declared on the

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How to Prepare for JEST 2020

Preparing for Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) shouldn’t be

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JEST 2020 Exam Pattern

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JEST 2020 Syllabus

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JEST 2020 Best Books

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JEST Application Form 2020 (Closed)

The JEST 2020 application process began from 11th November

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JEST Admit Card 2020 (OUT)

The admit card of JEST 2020 released on January

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JEST 2020- Answer Key

The Science and Engineering Research Body (SERB) is the

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JEST 2020 Cut- off

The cut-off of JEST 2020 will be released once

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JEST 2020 Cut- off

The cut-off of JEST 2020 will be released once

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JEST 2020- Participating universities

There are various popular institutes in India that accept

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JEST 2020 Selection Process

In order to get admission into PhD/ Integrated PhD

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JEST Conducting Body

The Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB) (statutory body established through an Act of Parliament) is the conducting authority of JEST. The board supports basic research in emerging areas of Science & Engineering. SERB also provides financial assistance to persons engaged in research, academic institutions, industrial concerns, research and development laboratories, and other agencies of research. The Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB) aims to raise the quality and footprint of Indian science and engineering to the highest global levels in an accelerated mode. SERB stimulates the search for new knowledge and aims bring social and economic change by supporting relevant, competitive and quality scientific research and development.

JEST 2020 Important Dates

Events

Dates

JEST 2020 Online Application Form Availability

11 November 2019

Last Date to Submit JEST 2020 Application Form

21 December 2019 (Closed)

Availability of JEST 2020 Admit card

January 17, 2020 

JEST 2020 Exam Date

16 February 2020

JEST 2020 Answer Key Release Date

February 19, 2020

Last date to Submit Objection regarding JEST 2020 Answer key

February 21,2020

Declaration of JEST 2020 Result

March 11, 2020

Interview starts

3rd week of April 2020 (tentative)

JEST 2020 Exam Centres

Following are the exam centres where the Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) will be conducted: 

Bardhaman

Allahabad

Chandigarh

Bhopal

Goa

Chennai

Indore

Guwahati

Kharagpur

Jaipur

Madurai

Kochi

Nainital

Mumbai

Raipur

Patna

Silchar

Roorkee

Aligarh

Siliguri

Ahmedabad

Delhi

Bangalore

Hyderabad

Bhubaneswar

Kanpur

Nagpur

Kolkata

Pune

Udaipur

Sambalpur

Kozhikode (Centre is subject availability. the Second option will be allotted if the centre is not available)

Srinagar

Trivandrum

Vishakhapatnam

Mangalore (Centre is subject availability. Second option will be allotted if centre is not available)

Contact Details

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram

Email: jest2020@iisertvm.ac.in

Important Dates

JEST 2020 Important EventsDates
Exam Date 16 Feb, 2020
Admit Card Date 22 Jan, 2020
Answer Key Release Date 21 Feb, 2020

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