IIST B.Tech Eligibility Criteria 2017 – The Eligibility Criteria of IIST B.Tech 2017 are the eligibility conditions that are required to be met by the candidates who aspire to grab a B.Tech or dual degree seat at IIST. For IIST B.Tech admission 2017, the eligibility criteria of JEE Advanced 2017 would be applicable in addition to the eligibility criteria as specified by the Indian Institute of Space Science & Technology. Read through the article below to know complete details about IIST B.Tech eligibility criteria 2017.
IIST B.Tech 2017 Eligibility Criteria
Only Indian citizens can apply for IIST B.Tech admission 2017.
Candidates from General category and Other Backward Classes (OBC) must be born on or after October 1, 1992, while candidates belonging Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST)/Persons with Disabilities (PD) should be born on or after October 1, 1987.
Note: For date of birth, only marks sheet/certificate of high school/first Board /or its equivalent exam will be considered valid.
All aspirants must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in Class XII (or equivalent) board examination.
SC, ST and PD candidates must have obtained at least 65% aggregate marks in class XII in order to be considered eligible for IIST B.Tech admission 2017.
Aggregate marks will be calculated considering the following five subjects:
A language (if the candidate has taken more than one language, then the language with the higher marks will be considered)
Any subject other than the above four (the subject with the highest marks will be considered)
All applicants must take JEE Advanced 2017 for IIST B.Tech Admission 2017.
For taking JEE Advanced 2017, the candidates are also required to take JEE Main 2017, without which the candidates can not take the second level exam – JEE Advanced 2017.
The applicants for IIST B.Tech admission 2017 also need to obtain the minimum prescribed category-wise marks in JEE Advanced 2017 as given below:
General Candidates are required to secure minimum 20% aggregate marks and at least 5% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics individually.
IIST B.Tech Eligibility Criteria 2017 are the eligibility conditions that are required to be met by the candidates who aspire to grab a B.Tech or dual degree seat at IIST.
Minimum category-wise marks that Other Backward Community – Non Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) candidates need to obtain is 18% and 4.5% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics individually.
Scheduled Caste(SC), Scheduled Tribe(ST) & Persons with Disabilities(PD) candidates should secure at least 10% aggregate marks and at least 2.5% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics individually.
Note: IIST Admission 2017 Rank list will be prepared for those candidates only who register online for admission to IIST and fulfil the eligibility criteria. The rank list will be prepared on the basis of JEE Advanced 2017 All India Rank (including category rank).
Admission to IIST 2017 will begin with the availability of IIST Admission 2017 web portal for online registration from 22nd May to June 12, 2017.
List of qualifying exams for IIST B.Tech admission 2017
Any final exam of 10+2 system recognized by any Central/State Board
Intermediate or 2 year Pre-University exam conducted by a recognized board/university.
Final exam of 2-year course of Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy (NDA).
Vocational Higher Secondary Examination.
Senior Secondary School Exam conducted by National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) with minimum 5 subjects.
Any Public School/Board/University exam in India or in any foreign country which is recognized as equivalent to 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
General Certificate Education (GCE) exam (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.
If the qualifying test is not a public exam, then in that case the candidates are required to have passed at least one public (Board or Pre-University) exam at an earlier level.
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