The Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) for admission to PhD and integrated PhD programmes in premier scientific institutes in the country will be held on February 16, 2020.
The Science and Engineering Research Board under the Department of Science and Technology has released the admission schedules on the official home page https://www.jest.org.in
- Important Dates To Remember:
JEST 2020 Registration — Nov 11 to Dec 14, 2019
- JEST 2020 Admit Card Release — Jan 22, 2020
- JEST 2020 Exam Date — Feb 16, 2020
- JEST 2020 Result Declaration — Mar 2020
JEST 2020 is one of the sought after exams among aspiring research scholars who wish to take up research in the areas of physics or theoretical computer science, neuroscience or computational biology.
Some of the premier institutes who accept JEST scores are:
- Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai
- Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
- Bose Institute, Kolkata
- Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences, Nainital
- Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad
- Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore
How To Apply:
Applicants for JEST 2020 need to submit applications online by visiting https://www.jest.org.in
Steps To Apply:
#The applicant has to click on the “register to appear for the exam” link in the Homepage.
#You will receive an email with your account information after registering with a valid email-id.
#Follow the instructions given in the email for resetting your password and further login.
#Login to the JEST homepage with your username (your email-id) and password.
#Fill the form and save it, or, modify an already saved form.
#Press the “Submit Application” button only when you have inserted and checked all the mandatory entries.
#Upload jpg files of your passport size photo and scanned signature.
#Pay the application fee online using SBI Epay.
#After online submission of the application form and successful e-payment of the application fee, your submission procedure will be considered.