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Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST - 2009) - 2009

Date of Issue: Saturday, November 15, 2008

Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) - 2009

DATE OF JEST: 15 February, 2009:
Time: 10.00 am to 1.00 pm.

JEST is conducted for selecting candidates to be interviewed for admission to Ph. D. Programmes in Physics/ Theoretical Computer Science in these institutions in the country.

Applications are invited from motivated students, with consistently good academic record, for appearing in JEST leading to enrolment in a Ph. D. Programme in Physics (including various inter-disciplinary research areas in Physics)/ Theoretical Computer Science, at any of the 20 premier participating institutions.

JEST score forms an important component in the selection of candidates for the Ph.D. programmes in these institutions.


Students who expect to complete their final examination by August 2009 are also eligible to apply.

Minimum Qualifications

1. Ph.D. Programme (PHYSICS)

M.Sc. in Physics or M.Sc. / M.E. / M.Tech. in related disciplines. Candidates with M.Sc. i…