IIST B.Tech Admission 2021: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria

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IIST B.Tech Admission 2020

IIST B.Tech Admission 2021 will commence soon. The exam will be conducted by Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology at the national level. IIST offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral, and Post-Doctoral Level Courses education in fields related to Space Sciences, Space Technology, Space Research, and Space Applications. Under B.Tech the candidates get Aerospace Engg, Electronics and Communication Engg and 5 year dual degree. Here is the complete detail related to IIST 2021 that an aspirant must know.

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IIST B.Tech Admission 2021 Important Dates

The Important dates regarding IIST 2021 is mentioned below:

Events Dates for UG Courses
Online Registration Start June 2021
Online Registration Close July 2021
Last Date of Payment of Application Fee July 2021
Publication of Rank list August 2021
Interview Result Declaration August 2021
Counselling Starts from September 2021


How to Apply for IIST B.Tech Admission 2021?

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Aspirants appearing for IIST 2021 Admission must know various detail regarding application form.

  • The application form will be available Online only.
  • For UG courses, aspirants can apply between the third week of May to the first week of June 2021.
  • Aspirants must follow various steps of the application process – Registration, Filling details in the application form, uploading of images and making the fee payment.
  • Applicants have to upload required documents (i.e photograph, signature and caste certificate (if required) in the specified format).
  • Candidates must take a print out of both, application form & fee receipt for further process of admission.

IIST B.Tech Admission 2021 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. Further, this application fee is Non-refundable.
  3. And, the applicants can make this application fee payment through Challan from any branch of State Bank of India or Union Bank of India.
  4. Also, Non-Residential Indian candidates can make the application fee payment through DD.
  5. Moreover, the Demand Draft should be in favour of “Registrar, IIST” to be payable at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.
  6. Also, if the candidates are paying the fee through Demand Draft, they should send it to the below address:

The Chairman, Under Graduate Admissions – 2021

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology,

Valiamala Road, Valiamala

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695547

IIST 2021 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 the application form and keep it safe for future reference.

IIST B.Tech 2021 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 2020 and JEE Advanced 2020

IIST 2021 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

IIST B.Tech Admission 2021 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 2019 Cutoff Marks

Opening & Closing Percentage of JEE Advanced 2019 marks.

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

IIST B.Tech Admission 2021 Merit list

The IIST Admission 2021 merit list will be published Online only, once the exam is conducted. Aspirants can check the result by submitting the login credentials (i.e Application No. & passwords) to download the merit list. Merit list of UG courses will be published on the official website as per marks scored in JEE(Advance).

IIST Admission 2021 Counselling

IIST Admission 20201 Counselling will begin for all the eligible aspirants. Aspirants who have applied for PG courses will be called for counselling based on the result of the interview whereas for UG course candidates will be invited based on the merit list. Aspirants must have to download their counselling letter.

During the process of counselling, candidates can choose their branch as per their choice of courses available in the university. Counselling will be held Online but applicants need to visit the counselling venue for the process of counselling.

Candidates are advised to carry their original documents and a set of photocopies of originals for the process of counselling. After the successful completion of counselling, candidates will be called for the process of admission. Documents listed below are required during the counselling process:

  • Educational Certificates.
  • Transfer Certificate.
  • Caste certificate (if needed).
  • Scorecard of the respective National-level exam.
  • Admit card of the exam through which candidate is applying for admission.
  • Printed application form of IIST Admission 2021.

IIST B.Tech Admission 2021 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)
Official website https://www.iist.ac.in/

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.