The registrations for the Joint Entrance Screening Test 2019 will commence from tomorrow i.e. November 8, 2018. The exam is expected to be held on February 17, 2019. The last date to submit the online application form is December 15, 2018. Those who are working in SERB (Science & Engineering Research Board) programs and have qualified NET exam are also eligible for the enhanced scholarship. JEST is a national eligibility test recognized by the SERB. The exam is held for the different courses which have different criteria for the eligibility. Students can visit the official website --jest.org.in and find more details about the exam.
Candidates who are willing to appear for the JEST exam must have completed their final year exams by August. The exam score is valid for one year. The exam is for the candidates who are seeking admission in a Ph.D. / Integrated Ph.D. program in physics or theoretical computer science or neuroscience or computational biology in one of the participating institutes.
Important dates for JEST 2019
Registration of application begins: November 1, 2018
Last date of submission: December 15, 2018
Date of Examination: February 15, 2018
Application fee for JEST 2019 exam
General category: INR 300
SC/ST/Female candidates: INR 150
How to apply?
The entire application procedure is online and candidates are advised to read the complete instructions carefully before filling the online application form for the JEST 2019 exam.