Islamic University of Science & Technology Admission 2017 (IUST)

Located in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir, the Islamic University of Science & Technology is a public university that was established in 2005. The university was formed through an Act No. XVIII of 2005 dated: 7th November passed by J&K State Legislature and notified by the State Government, through Jammu & Kashmir Government Gazette dated: 11-11-2005. IUST is recognized by the UGC and AICTE and is a member of AIU.

The university offers admission to undergraduate programmes, postgraduate programmes, research programmes, diploma programmes and certificate courses. Some of the programmes offered by the university are Bachelor of Business Administration, B.Tech, B.Sc, B.A. (Hons) in English, Master of Business Administration, Master of Computer Applications, M.Sc. Physics, M.A. Journalism & Mass Communication, M.A. Islamic Studies, M.Tech. Food Technology, M.A. Economics, M.Sc. Statistics, M.A. Arabic Language & Literature, etc. Admissions to courses offered by the university are done on the basis of marks scored in the specified qualifying examination and also one the basis of marks scored in the entrance tests conducted by the university at its campus. Interested and eligible applicants need to apply online only through the official website of the university. Total of 62% of seats offered by the university are filled in open merit whereas remaining 38% are filled in reserved categories as per merit. Only the candidates residing within Jammu & Kashmir State and/ or who have passed their qualifying examination in the state through State Board/ Universities/ Institutions are eligible to seek admission under open merit as well as reserved categories.

Islamic University of Science & Technology Admission Schedule:

S.No.

Event

Date

1

Availability of Online Application Forms

June 14, 2017 (Wednesday)

2

Last Date for submission of Online Application forms including fee deposition

June 30, 2017 (Friday)

3

Submission of Hard Copy of Application Forms including forms by Speed Post/ Registered Post

June 19 to June 30, 2017


Islamic University of Science & Technology Entrance Test Schedule:

 

S. No.

Date of Examination

Programme

Time

1

20-07-2017

M.A. International Relations (Peace & Conflict Studies)

10:30 am to 11:30 am

2

M.A. English Literature & Language

01:00 pm to 02:00 pm

3

21-07-2017

M.A. Journalism & Mass Communication

10:30 am to 01:00 pm

4

M.A. Islamic Studies

02:30 pm to 03:30 pm

5

22-07-2017

M.Sc. Physics

10:30 am to 11:30 am

6

M.Sc. Chemistry

01:00 pm to 02:00 pm

7

23-07-2017

Diploma Engineering Courses

10:30 am to 11:30 am

8

B.Sc. Actuarial & Finance Mathematics

10:30 am to 11:30 am

9

25-07-2017

MCA/ M.Sc. (IT)

10:30 am to 11:30 am

10

M.Tech. Food Technology

01:00 pm to 02:00 pm

11

26-07-2017

M.Sc. Statistics (Actuarial)

10:30 am to 11:30 am

12

M.A. Economics

01:00 pm

13

27-07-2017

B.Tech. Food Technology

10:30 am to 11:30 am

14

28-07-2017

B.A. Honors (English)

10:30 am to 11:30 am

15

M.A. Arabic Language & Literature

02:30 pm to 03:30 pm

16

30-07-2017

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

10:30 am

17

Master of Business Administration (MBA & MBA-IB)

02:00 pm

 

Islamic University of Science & Technology UG Admission

The university offers admission to various undergraduate courses like Bachelor of Business Administration, B.Sc. Acturial & Financial Mathematics, B.Tech. Civil Engineering, B.Tech. Electrical Engineering, B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering, B.Tech. Computer Science & Engineering, B.A. (Hons) in English, etc. Admission to undergraduate programmes is done on the basis of marks scored in qualifying examination. The applicants who fulfill the eligibility criteria laid down by the university can apply for a particular undergraduate programme online only through the official websites of the university. The applicants must read the admission notification, instructions and eligibility criteria before filling the application form for undergraduate admissions at Islamic University. The application fee for an undergraduate programme is Rs. 1000. Below mentioned are the eligibility criteria for all undergraduate programmes offered by the Islamic University. 

Eligiblity Criteria for Undergraduate Programmes:

S.No.

Course

Duration

Eligibility

1

B.Tech. Civil Engineering

4 Years

10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics subjects from the J&K State Board of School Education or Equivalent AND having appeared in JEE Main (Paper-I) 2017. However, the aspirants having negative JEE Mains score are not eligible

2

B.Tech. Electronics & Communication Engineering

4 Years

3

B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering

4 Years

4

B.Tech. Electrical Engineering

4 Years

5

B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering

4 Years

6

B.Tech. Food Technology

4 Years

10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Mathematics from J&K State Board of School Education or equivalent

7

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

3 Years

10+2 from the J&K State Board of School Education or equivalent

8

B.Sc. Actuarial & Financial Mathematics

3 Years

10+2 with mathematics as one of the subjects from the J&K state board of school education or equivalent

9

B.A (Hons) in English

3 Years

10+2 from the J&K State Board of School Education or equivalent

 

Islamic University of Science & Technology PG Admission

Admission to most of the postgraduate programmes offered by the university is done on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance examinations conducted by the university or other national level entrances like CMAT/MAT. The university offers admission to a number of postgraduate programmes like M.Sc. Statistics, M.Tech. Food Technology, M.Sc. Chemistry, M.Sc. Physics, Master of Computer Applications, Master of Business Applications, M.A. International Relations, M.A. Islamic Studies, M.A. Journalism & Mass Communication, M.A. Economics, M.A. English Literature & Language, etc. The admission process for postgraduate programmes is completely online. The interested and eligible applicants can apply online by visiting one of the official websites of the university. The application fee for postgraduate courses is Rs. 1000. The applicants must read the instructions and eligibility criteria thoroughly before filling the application forms.

Eligiblity Criteria for Postgraduate Programmes:

S.No.

Programme

Duration

Eligibility

1

M.Sc. Statistics

2 Years

Bachelor’s Degree of three year duration with mathematics/ statistics/ applied mathematics as one of the subjects or B.Sc. Actuarial and Financial Mathematics from a recognized university/ institution

2

Master of Science in Information Technology (M.Sc. IT)

2 Years

Bachelor’s Degree of three year duration from a recognized university/ institution in any of the following:

1.      Relevant Subject

2.      Science having mathematics as one of the subjects at 10+2 level

3.      Science having mathematics/ physics/ computer science/ IT/ or any relevant computer related subject as one of the subjects

4.      Engineering & Technology

3

M.Tech. Food Technology

2 Years

B.Tech. Food Technology from a recognized university/ institution and a valid score of GATE. However, in case candidates with valid GATE score are not available, the university shall conduct its own entrance test

4

M.Sc. Chemistry

2 Years

B.Sc. Degree with Chemistry as one of the subject in all the three years of graduation or B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from a recognized university/ institution

5

M.Sc. Physics

2 Years

B.Sc. degree with Physics as one of the subject in all the three years of graduation or B.E./B.Tech in Electrical Engineering/ Electronics and Communication Engineering from a recognized university/ institution

6

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration in Computer Application (BCA)/ Science/ Commerce/ Arts or any other equivalent degree with mathematics as one of the subjects at 10+2 level or at the graduation level from a recognized university/ institution

7

MBA

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration in any discipline from a recognized university/ institution and a valid score of CMAT/MAT/ Institutional MAT of IUST

8

MBA International Business (IB)

2 Years

9

M.A. International Relations

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration in any discipline from a recognized university/ institution

10

M.A. Journalism & Mass Communication

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration in any discipline from a recognized university/ institution

11

M.A. Arabic Language & Literature

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration or equivalent with Arabic as one of the subjects from a recognized university/ institution

12

M.A. Islamic Studies

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration in any discipline from a recognized university/ institution

13

M.A. English Language & Literature

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration or equivalent with English as one of the subjects from a recognized university/ institution

14

M.A. Economics

2 Years

Bachelor’s degree of three year duration with economics/ mathematics/ statistics as one of the subjects or B.Sc. in Agriculture/ Horticulture or B.Sc. Actuarial and Financial Mathematics or Four Years Engineering Degree from a recognized university/ institution

 

Islamic University of Science & Technology Application Process

The registration process for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university is completely online. The interested and eligible candidates need to follow the below-mentioned steps for filling the online application forms.

  • Visit the official website of the university http://www.iustlive.com or www.islamicuniversity.edu.in and click on the Admissions 2017 link.
  • Applicants are advised to read the instructions carefully and click on ‘Proceed’ button for online submission of application form.
  • Apply for the desired programme and select desired programme and preferences and upload your latest passport size photograph. Enter all mandatory personal and academic details.
  • Recheck the details entered by you before clicking on submit button. Click on Submit Button to submit the form. After successful submission of the application form, the applicants will get an acknowledgement message that mentions the name, applicant number and application form number.
  • The application fee for all programmes is Rs. 1000. The candidates who opt for payment/ self-financing as one of the choices need to pay an additional application fee of Rs. 500, as well as candidates opting for NRI as one of the choices, shall have to pay an additional application fee of Rs. 500.
  • Candidates applying for more than one programme need to pay an additional fee of Rs. 100 (per programme) as application fee.
  • After the completion of online application process and payment of application fee, the candidates need to take a print out of the downloaded the application form and submit the same along with required documents as mentioned in the Prospectus 2017. The application form and self-attested documents need to be submitted in the concerned Teaching Department at IUST Awantipora either personally or by Registered/ Speed Post to the Registrar, Islamic University of Science and Technology.

Islamic University of Science & Technology Admission Process

Admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the Islamic University are done on the basis of marks scored in the specified qualifying examination and also one the basis of marks scored in the national level entrance examinations or entrance tests conducted by the university at its campus.

Available College Facilities

The University is located at Awantipora, Jammu & Kashmir. The campus has the Himalayan mountain range on one side and river Jhelum on the other and is full of beautiful almond groves. It offers a variety of facilities to its students and faculty members.

Hostel

IUST provides two separate hostels, one-each for boys and girls in close vicinity of the campus. These hostels are provided with 24x7 power backupand suitable environment for studying as well as recreation. For allotment, preference is given to meritorious students from far-flung areas. The Hostel mess is run by students themselves with support from the University.

Sports

The University gives as much importance to sports as it does to academics. A Directorate of Physical Education has been established in the University which is functioning since 2009. Students are actively involved in football, cricket, volleyball, basketball and trekking and other sporting events at State as well as National level especially those organised by different organisations and universities of the country under the auspices Association of Indian Universities.

Library

The IUST library serves as a centre for print information sources and electronic resources available online to provide a quality library support to the university fraternity. The library is considered as the heart and brain of the fraternity and is an integral part of the university curriculum.

The library is a constituent of the National Knowledge Network and uses SOUL 2.0 software for its operations and services.

The University Library houses plus 20000 circulating and reference print materials organized in stacks area in a professional way. It also subscribes to around one hundred journals, magazines and newspapers to ensure access to latest information on different disciplines and world affairs. The Library has also established departmental libraries in most of the departments to ensure availability of popular books so that the students and teachers have quick access to the required materials.

The Library is encouraging computer services by allowing access to all information available on the Internet. It has established a Browsing Centre with 50 workstations with broadband Internet connectivity and Wi-Fi facility to the students.

The Library has also subscribed to Developing Library Network (DELNET) Consortium and offers all its services to the users. It offers links to e-book sites like Gutenberg, Google, Bookboon and Internet Archives.