IIST offers B.Tech programme in Aerospace Engineering, Avionics and Physical Sciences. Admissions to this programme are based on the admission test, ISAT, conducted by IIST. Assistance is provided to all B.Tech students to cover the cost of education, boarding, lodging and healthcare. On successful completion of the course with prescribed academic standards, the students will be absorbed in ISRO as Scientists/Engineers.
ISAT-2012 (IIST Admission Test – 2012) will be held on Saturday 21st April, 2012 from 09.00 to 12.00 hrs
ISAT-2012 will have the following test centers:
ISAT 2012 Pattern
The question paper will be of objective type and will consist of three separate sections on Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
ISAT 2012 Syllabus
The detailed syllabi based on which ISAT-2012 will be conducted, for the three subjects, namely, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics will be included in the ISAT-2012 Brochure.
How to Apply for ISAT 2012
Candidates can apply on-line only. The on-line application form is available from 10:00 AM on 1st November 2011 to 11:30 PM on 31st December 2011 at the IIST website. Candidates will be guided at this stage about how to complete the application process, remit examination fee etc.
Examination Fee for ISAT 2012
Students desirous of appearing in ISAT-2012 shall have to pay examination fee as under:
GEN/OBC male candidates: Rs.600
SC/ST/PD and all female candidates: Rs.300
ELIGIBILITY FOR ISAT-2012
Candidates must make sure that they satisfy all the eligibility criteria given below for appearing in ISAT-2012:[Categories : GEN – General, OBC – Other Backward Class, SC – Scheduled Caste, ST – Scheduled Tribe, PD- Physically Disabled]
Citizenship: The candidate has to be an Indian citizen to apply for ISAT-2012.
Date of Birth: Candidates belonging to GEN and OBC categories should be born on or after 1st October 1987, while those belonging to SC, ST and PD categories should be born on or after 1st October 1982.
Minimum Percentage of Marks in Class X or equivalent examination: Candidates belonging to GEN and OBC categories must have secured at least 70% marks in aggregate in their Class X or equivalent examination, while those belonging to SC,ST and PD categories must have secured at least 60% marks in aggregate in their Class X or equivalent examination.
Minimum Percentage of Marks in 10 + 2 or equivalent examination: Candidates belonging to GEN and OBC categories must secure at least 70% marks in the aggregate in their Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) papers in their Qualifying Examination (QE), while those belonging to SC,ST, and PD categories must secure at least 60% marks in the aggregate in their PCM papers in their QE.
Year of first appearance for final Qualifying Examination (QE) should be 2011 or 2012.
Year of attaining the required percentage of mark in QE should be 2011 or 2012 (For candidates appearing in 2012, results should be available on or before Ist July 2012).
RESERVATION OF SEATS IN IIST
As per Government of India rules applicable to Central Educational Institution(CEI) candidates belonging to certain categories are admitted to seats reserved for them based on relaxed criteria. These categories are:
Scheduled Castes (SC) – 15%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) – 7.5%
Other Backward Castes (OBC) belonging to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) – 27%
Physically Disabled(PD) candidates – 3% Horizontal reservation
For further details call: 0471-2568477, 2568478, 2568479, 2568452
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Apply online for ISAT 2012 at http://isat2012.iist.ac.in/iist/
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