JEST 2019: Registration from November 8, know how to apply

New Delhi Nov 8 JEST 2019: The registration of Joint Entrance Screening Test 2019 will start from November 8, 2018. The exam is expected to be held on February 17, 2019. The online application closes on December 15, 2018. Those who are working in SERB (Science & Engineering Research Board) programmes and have qualified NET are also eligible for the enhanced fellowship. JEST is recognised as a national eligibility test by SERB. Different courses have different eligibility and all the details are available on the official website –

Those who are willing to appear for JEST must have completed their final year exams by August. The JEST exam score is valid for one year. JEST if for those seeking admission for a Ph D / Integrated Ph D programme in physics or theoretical computer science or neuroscience or computational biology in one of the participating institutes.

JEST 2019: Important dates

Registration of application begins: November 1, 2018
Last date of submission: December 15, 2018
Date of Examination: February 15, 2018

JEST 2019: How to apply?

The applications for JEST 2019 will be accepted online only.
Candidates must read all the instructions carefully before submitting the final form.

What is the fee for an application form?
A candidate has to pay Rs 300 for general category. However, it is Rs. 150 for SC/ST and female applicants. The amount has to be paid online while submitting the application.