JEST 2019: Registration Process to Commence From November 10, Check the Details

JEST 2019: The registrations for the Joint Entrance Screening Test 2019 is to commence from November 10, 2018.


The exam is expected to be conducted on February 17, 2019.


The candidates interested for the exam can get themselves registered before or till December 15, 2018.


The candidates who are working in Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) programmes and have qualified NET are eligible for the enhanced fellowship.


About JEST


JEST is recognized to be a national eligibility test by SERB.

All the details about the different courses are available on its official website.

The score acquired in the JEST exam is valid for one year.

JEST is one of the participating institutes for the ones seeking admission for Ph D/ Integrated Ph D programme in physics or theoretical computer science or neuroscience or computational biology.




Eligibility Criteria


Educational Background


The candidates who wish to appear for the exam for JEST should have completed their final year exams by August.



Important Dates for JEST 2019


November 10, 2018: The Online registration of application will commence from this date.


December 15, 2018: The interested candidates can apply for the exam till December 15, 2018.


February 15, 2018: The exam is tentatively scheduled to be conducted on this date.


JEST 2019 : How to Apply ?


The applications will only be accepted online and no offline applications will be entertained.

Before submitting the final form, the candidates interested to appear for the exam should go through all the instructions carefully.


JEST 2019: Application Fees


General: The male candidates who belong to the general category will have to deposit Rs 300 for the application form.


SC/ST : The candidates who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes categories and female candidates will be required to pay Rs 150 as an application fees.


The application fees will be paid online only.