IIST Thiruvananthapuram Admissions 2018

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IIST Thiruvananthapuram Admissions 2018

The notification for admission to B.Tech and Dual Degree programmes at IIST Thiruvananthapuram for the session 2018-19 is released. The online registration will start on May 22, 2018 June 5, 2018.



The candidate must be an Indian citizen.

Date of Birth

  • Candidates must have been born on or after October 1, 1993.
  • There’s a relaxation of 5 years for SC, ST and PD candidates.

Marks in Qualifying Examination

  • Candidates should have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class XII (or equivalent) Board examination.
  • The aggregate marks for SC, ST and PD candidates should be at least 65%.
  • Marks scored in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Any Language and Any other subject will be considered for calculating the aggregate marks criterion.

Marks in JEE (Advanced) 2018

  • General Candidates (GEN) Candidates: At least 20% marks in aggregate and at least 5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics).
  • Other Backward Community Non Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) Candidates: At least 18% marks in aggregate and at least 4.5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics).
  • Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PD) Candidates: At least 10% marks in aggregate and at least 2.5% marks in each of the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics).

Criteria of Selection

Admissions will be based on the aggregate marks scored in JEE (Advanced) – 2018 Examination.

Application Fee

₹600 (for Male GEN/OBC-NCL), ₹300 (for Female GEN/OBC-NCL), ₹300 (for SC/ST/PD).


  • The registration for IIST Thiruvananthapuram Admissions 2018 will begin on June 5, 2018 (10 AM).
  • The last date to register is June 15, 2018 (11 PM) June 18, 2018.
  • UPDATE: IIST Thiruvananthapuram Admissions 2018 Registrations have started, read more here.

How to apply

  1. The aspiring candidate should go to IIST Admissions portal.
  2. Click on the “Create Login and Register Online” link.
  3. Enter valid JEE (Advanced) roll number and Date of Birth and click on Proceed.
  4. Fill the Application form with the required information and submit.
  5. Note the IIST Registration Number generated after submitting the form.
  6. Use SBI-COLLECT to remit the registration fee.

Rank List

  • Rank list will be generated only for those candidates who register online for admission to IIST and satisfy all the eligibility criteria.
  • Rank list will be prepared based on the aggregate marks obtained by the candidate in JEE (Advanced) – 2018 Examination.

Choice Filling

  • All the registered eligible candidates whose name appear in the IIST UG Admission rank list have to fill their choice of branch in the order of preference.
  • At the end of the specified date/time, their choices will be automatically locked. Further changing of choices will not be possible.
  • Students are strictly advised to choose a branch of study based on their interest and preference only. It is NOT mandatory to give all the three choices.

Seat Acceptance

  • A candidate who secures a confirmed seat during a seat allocation round, has to accept the seat by paying a sum of Rs.48400 online as the total fee for the first semester, before the specified date/time.
  • He/She also has to upload the scanned image of all the mark sheets and certificates, before the specified date/time.
  • He/She then has to report to the any of the 15 specified ISRO centres for verification of original certificates/mark sheets, before the specified date/time.
  • There is NO option to freeze a seat, thus a candidate shall be automatically slided to his/her higher preference/choice when the vacancy arises there during the subsequent seat allocation rounds.
  • If a candidate does not accept a seat allotted to him/her in any round, the allotment will be cancelled and he/she will be totally removed from all the subsequent seat allotment rounds.

Refund Policy

  • To be Announced.

Important Dates

Opening of Online RegistrationMay 22, 2018 June 5, 2018 (10 AM)
Closing of Online RegistrationJune 5, 2018 June 15, 2018 (11 PM) June 18, 2018
Publication of IIST Admission Rank listJune 18, 2018 June 20, 2018
Choice FillingJune 19, 2018 – June 22, 2018 June 21, 2018 – June 27, 2018

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To know more about IIST Thiruvananthapuram, go here.

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