Nationality - Only Indian citizens can apply for admission to IIST.
Age - The date of birth of candidates belonging to GEN and OBC (NCL) categories should be on or after October 1, 1988, while the date of birth of those belonging to SC, ST and PD categories should be on or after October 1, 1983.
Educational Eligibility - After qualifying the Joint Entrance Examination, JEE (Main)–2013 conducted by CBSE, the candidate must appear for IIT-JEE(Advanced)-2013 and score the following minimum prescribed category-wise marks in JEE(Advanced)-2013:
(a) General Candidates: At least 5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) and 20% marks in aggregate.
(b) OBC (NCL) Candidates: At least 90% of the marks prescribed for General Candidates under (a).
(c) SC, ST & PD Candidates: At least 50% the marks prescribed for General Candidates under (a).
The marks secured by the candidate in JEE(Advanced)-2013 examination will be used only for deciding his/her eligibility for admission, and will not be considered for preparing the rank list for admission to IIST.
Rank List for Admission
Admission to Undergraduate Programmes (B.Tech) for the year 2013 will be based on the All India Rank List (including category rank list) to be prepared and published for the year 2013 by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). This rank list is based on 60% weightage of score in the Joint Entrance Examination JEE(Main)-2013, and 40% of normalized score in Class 12th or other qualifying examinations.
A candidate not meeting the eligibility criteria given under (B) will not be considered for admission to B.Tech programme of IIST even if his/her name appears in the JEE(Main)-2013 rank list.
Online registration of application for admission to IIST will commence at www.iist.ac.in on 17th May 2013 and end on 8th July 2013.
Detailed information and IIST Admission Brochure will be published in website http://www.iist.ac.in/ by 30th April, 2013.
- B.Tech. (AEROSPACE ENGINEERING)
- B.Tech. (AVIONICS)
- B.Tech. (PHYSICAL SCIENCES)
Availability of SeatsThe total number of seats for the undergraduate programmes in IIST is 156. The branch-wise distribution of seats is as follows:
- B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering: 60 seats
- B.Tech. in Avionics: 60 seats
- B.Tech. in Physical Sciences: 36 seats
Reservation of Seats
Candidates belonging to certain categories are admitted to seats reserved based on relaxed criteria, as per applicable rules of the Government of India. Categories included are:
- Scheduled Castes (SC).
- Scheduled Tribes (ST).
- Other Backward Castes (OBC) belonging to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL).
- Physically Disabled (PD).