IIST B.Tech Admission 2019: Result, Rank List, Seat Allotment


IIST B.Tech Admission 2019 Seat Allotment has been released. IIST (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology) is a deemed university offering quality Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral, and Post-Doctoral Level Courses education in fields related to Space Sciences, Space Technology, Space Research, and Space Applications. And, the candidates can take admission in IIST on the basis of JEE Advanced 2019 Score. Further, the candidates should qualify JEE Main 2019 Examination and JEE Advanced 2019 Examination for seeking admission in IIST and register for IIST online and satisfy all the eligibility criteria. Here is the complete detail related to IIST 2019 that a candidate must know.

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Latest Update: IIST 2019 Seat Allotment for UG courses (Second round) has been released on 24 June 2019.

IIST B.Tech Admission 2019 Notification

The Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) has released the notification related to the admission to the undergraduate programmes.

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IIST B.Tech Admission Notification 2019
IIST B.Tech Admission Notification 2019

IIST B.Tech Admission 2019 Important Dates

For UG Courses:

Events Dates (Announced)
Information brochure 15 May 2019
Application Form starts 03 June 2019
Registration last date 17 June 2019
IIST Admission Rank List 19 June 2019
Closing date for Filling-in of Branch Preferences 20 June 2019
Seat Allotment/ Acceptance rounds 21 June – 23 July 2019
Re-validation of registration upto Round 6 03 – 04 July 2019
Re-validation of registration upto Round 11 15 – 16 July 2019
Joining IIST 22 – 24 July 2019
Mandatory Induction Programme at IIST 23 – 26 July 2019
Spot Admissions 27 July 2019
Commencement of Classes 29 July 2019

For PG Courses:

Events Dates
Application Form Available 12 April 2019
Application form last date 30 April 2019
Application fee 01 May 2019
Display of shortlisted candidates for Test/Interview 14 May 2019
Interview 27 – 31 May 2019
Revalidation of Candidature in PG programmes in Aerospace
Engineering, Avionics and Mathematics Departments and
M.Tech. in Geoinformatics
07 – 10 June 2019
Display of short listed rank list for Departments of Chemistry,
Physics & Earth and Space Sciences except M.Tech. in
11 June 2019
Revalidation of Candidature in all PG Programme 12 – 15 July 2019
Reporting date at the Institution 20 July 2019
Classes begins for all PG Programmes 22 July 2019
PG Admission closes 09 August 2019

IIST 2019 Application Procedure

  1. Firstly, the candidates need to submit the Online Application Form through the official website.
  2. Also, there is no offline application.
  3. Then, the candidates have to submit all the asked details (personal, academic, communication), details of JEE Advanced Examination and other required details.
  4. Next, the applicants need to submit their recent photograph, signature, medical certificate (only for PWD category candidates) and caste certificate (if applicable).
  5. And, the applicants can pay the application fee through Bank Challan of any branch of State Bank of India or Union Bank of India.
  6. Further, the aspirants should upload the scanned image of Challan payment.
  7. Finally, after submission, the candidates should take a printout of application form and keep it safe for future reference.

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology Application Fee

  1. Firstly, the application fee for Undergraduate Courses will be Rs. 600 per department (for general category candidates) and Rs. 300 per department (for SC / ST / PWD / Women).
  2. But, the application fee for Postgraduate Courses will be Rs. 600 per department (for male candidates of General / OBC category) and Rs. 300 per department (for female candidates of General / OBC / SC / ST / PWD category).
  3. Further, this application fee is non-refundable.
  4. And, the applicants can make this application fee payment through Challan from any branch of State Bank of India or Union Bank of India.
  5. Also, Non-Residential Indian candidates can make the application fee payment through DD.
  6. Moreover, the Demand Draft should be in favour of “Registrar, IIST” to be payable at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.
  7. Also, if the candidates are paying the fee through Demand Draft, they should send it to the below address:

The Chairman, Under Graduate Admissions – 2019

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Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Valiamala Road, Valiamala

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695547

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IIST 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Course Nationality Age Limit Qualification Subject Examination
Undergraduate (B. Tech.) Indian Born after 1 October 1993 (General and OBC) ; Born after 1 October 1998 (SC / ST / PWD) 10 + 2 or equivalent with 75% aggregate (65% for SC / ST / PWD) Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics in Class XII JEE Main 2019 and JEE Advanced 2019
Postgraduate (M. Tech. / M.S.) Indian 28 Years as on the Last Date for Receipt of Application (Relaxation for SC / ST / PWD) B.E. / B. Tech. / M. Sc. / M.S. or equivalent with at least 60% N.A. Valid Score in GATE / JEST / UGC NET in relevant area

IIST 2019 admission will be opened for the following courses

Course Number of Seats Duration in Years
B.Tech. in Avionics 60 4 years
B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering 60 4 years
Dual Degree (B.Tech. and M.S./M.Tech.) 20 5 years

Reservation of Seats

The reservation policy as per the applicable rules of the Government of India for admitting the students under relaxed criteria.

Scheduled Castes (SC) 15%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) 7.5%
Other Backward Castes (OBC) belonging to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) 27%
Persons with Disabilities (PD) 5% (Horizontal Reservation)

Details of IIST B.Tech Admission 2018 Cutoff Marks

Opening & Closing Percentage of JEE Advanced 2018 marks.

B.Tech. ( Aerospace Engineering )
B.Tech. ( Electronics and Communication )
Dual Degree
(B.Tech. + Master of Science/Master of Technology)

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram is a Deemed to be University (under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956). IIST is an autonomous body under the Department of Space, Government of India. There are around 560 students studying in Undergraduate courses and around 160 students are pursuing M.Tech/Master of Science. Whereas over one hundred PhD scholars are pursuing research courses in the campus. The IIST campus is fully residential for students. IIST, Thiruvananthapuram is spread over 100 acres and is located in one of the most scenic places in Kerala, very near the majestic mountain range of Western Ghats.


The Table-1 below shows the fees to be paid in each semester by all categories of candidates.

S.No. Item Amount (Rs.)
1 Tuition Fee 20000/-
2 Establishment Charges 8000/-
3 Student Amenity Fee 4000/-
4 Medical Fee 2000/-
5 Hostel and dining charges** 14400/-**
Total Rs.48400/-

Admission Timeline:

  • First Announcement: December
  • Release of Admission Brochure: May
  • Online Registration: June
  • Admission Counseling: July
  • Session starts: 1st week of August
  • First Announcement: April
  • Written Test / Interview: June
  • Admission: End of July
  • Session starts: Last week of July
Ph. D.:

January Session

  • First Announcement: November
  • Written Test / Interview: End of December
  • Session starts: 1st week of January

July Session

  • First Announcement: 4th week of  April
  • Written Test / Interview: June
  • Session starts: 1st week of July

IIST 2019 Highlights

Name of Institute: Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology
College Type: Autonomous body
Year of Establishment: 2007
Statutory Body: Central Government
Management Name: Department of Space, Government of India
Specialized in:
  • 4-Year B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering
  • 4-Year B.Tech. in Electronics & Communication Engineering (with specialization in Avionics)
  • 5-Year Dual Degree (B.Tech. + Master of Science/Master of Technology)

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