JEST 2020 Exam Dates (Released), Exam Schedule – Get All Dates Here
JEST 2020 Exam Dates have been released with the release of notification on 18th October 2019. The exam has been held on 16th February 2020. Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) is authorized as a National Eligibility Test (NET) by the Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB). It is organized to offer admission in Ph.D. and Integrated Ph.D. courses. JEST is conducted once in a year. The exam is conducted for two subjects namely, theoretical computer science/ neuroscience/ Computational Biology & Physics. After qualifying the exam, candidates can get admission in the various institutions through its score card. Candidates can check the complete information about JEST Exam Dates 2020.
JEST Exam Dates 2020 – Released
JEST 2020 Exam Dates have been released on 18th October 2019. The exam has been held on 16th February 2020. Check below for exam dates.
The official exam dates for JEST 2020 are given in the below table:
|Events||Dates 2020 (Announced)|
|Starting of JEST online application form||11th November 2019|
|Last date for submission of the application form||14th December 2019|
|Availability of admit card||16th January 2020|
|Date of exam||16th February 2020|
|Release of Answer Key||19th February 2020|
|Last date for objection against the answer key||21st February 2020|
|Declaration of result||4th week of March 2020|
|Interview begins||3rd week of April 2020|
JEST 2020 Exam Schedule
Candidates those wishing to apply in JEST 2020 can fill their application form online. The filling and submission of JEST 2020 application form has been started from 11th November 2019. The last date to fill and submit the online application form was till 14th December 2019.
JEST 2020 Admit card can be downloaded through online mode from the website. Admit cards have been released on 16th January 2020. The written exam of the JEST has been conducted through offline mode on 16th February 2020.
The JEST 2020 answer key has been released through online mode on 19th February 2020. Candidates can check the JEST 2020 result in the fourth week of March 2020. The interview procedure will get started from third week of April 2020.
JEST 2020 Application Form
Candidates must check all the details regarding JEST 2020 Application Form from the below section:
- Application form is available from 11th November 2019.
- Candidates can fill their application form through online mode.
- Candidates are advised to fill all the correct details in the application form including education, personal, communication and etc.
- Upload your scanned passport size photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
- Correction facility maybe provided by the authorities.
- Do not forget to take a printout of the filled application form for future references.
Application fee can be paid through online mode using debit card, credit card or net banking. Application fee for JEST 2020 is Rs. 400 for general category (Rs. 200 for SC/ ST/Female category candidates). ST/SC Females are exempted to pay the fee.
JEST 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who want to apply for examination must go through the complete JEST 2020 eligibility criteria:
- For Ph.D. in Theoretical Computer Science at IMSc: Candidates must have completed M.Sc. /M. E. / M.Tech in Mathematics and Physics.
- For Ph. D Physics: Candidates must pass M.Sc. degree in physics from any recognized university/ institute.
- For Integrated Ph.D. in Computational Biology at IIMCs: Candidates must have passed MCA/ M. Tech/ M.E. / M.Sc. in Science or in any discipline with good Mathematics skill and good knowledge in Biological subjects
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