About IISER Aptitude Test 2020
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research invites admissions in 5-year BS-MS degree programme through three channels namely JEE Advanced, KVPY and SCB. The student who want to apply through SCB channel need to appear in IISER aptitude test 2020. Candidates applying for JEE Advanced or KVPY channel are provided direct admissions. Separate application processes are done for all three different modes of admission. The IISER aptitude test 2020, a computer based test (CBT), 3-hour multiple choice paper having 60 questions has been postponed till further notice. There are seven participating institutes taking admission through IISER.
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research Aptitude Test|
|Short Exam Name||IISER Aptitude Test|
|Conducting Body||Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||2000 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Online|
|Exam Duration||3 Hours|
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
12 Aug, 2020
Exam | Mode: Online
Past Dates and Events
23 Mar, 2020 - 08 Jul, 2020
Application - For SCB aspirants | Mode: Online
24 Apr, 2020 - 08 Jul, 2020
Application - For KVPY aspirants | Mode: Online
The eligibility criteria of IISER 2020 varies according to the different channels of admission. It must be noted that fulfilling the eligibility criteria before applying is mandatory.
For KVPY: Candidates are required to have a KVPY fellowship commencing from the academic session 2020-2021.
For JEE Advanced: Candidates of general category must have secured a rank in JEE Advanced within the limit which will be prescribed by the official authorities.
For SCB : The concerned authorities will determine the minimum cut off that a candidate is required to meet for IISER admissions 2020. It is mandatory for the candidate applying through this channel to appear in IISER aptitude test 2020.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Credit Card | Debit Card
The eligible candidates are required to fill the application form for IISER admission according to the channel they are applying for. The application form is released online for all the three channels separately: JEE, SCB, and KVPY. The application form for SCB channel is now available. Candidates have to submit the completely filled the application form along with the prescribed application fee. The deadline to fill and submit the application form varies according to the respective channels. Candidates must ensure that they fill all the mandatory details correctly and upload the documents according to the prescribed format.
|OBC, General||Online||Male, Female||₹ 2000|
|SC, ST||Online||Male, Female||₹ 1000|
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Syllabus
Relations and Functions
Inverse trigonometric functions
Principle of mathematical induction
Complex numbers and quadratic equations
Permutations and combinations
Sequences and series
Introduction to three dimensional geometry
Limits and derivatives
Continuity and differentiability
Application of derivatives
Applications of integrals
Three dimensional geometry
Physical world and measurement
Laws of motion
Work, energy, and power
Motion of systems of particles and rigid body
Properties of bulk matter
Behaviour of perfect gas and kinetic energy
Magnetic effect of current and magnetism
Dual nature of radiation and matter
Some basic concept of chemistry
Structure of atom
Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
Chemical bonding and molecular structure
States of matter
The s-block elements
The p-block elements
Organic chemistry-some basic principles and techniques
The solid state
General principles and processes of isolation of elements
The d- and f-block elements
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Alcohols, phenols, and ethers
Aldehydes, ketones, and carboxylic acids
Organic compounds containing nitrogens
Chemistry in everyday life
Diversity in the living world
Structural organization in animals and plants
Cell structure and function
Genetics and evolution
Biology and human welfare
Biotechnology and its application
Ecology and environment
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of IISER aptitude test 2020 gives an idea about the pattern of the exam including the duration, number of questions, marking scheme, etc. The table below consists details regarding exam pattern of IISER aptitude test.
|Mode of exam||Computer Based Test (CBT)|
|Exam duration||3 hours|
|Question type||multiple-choice questions (MCQs)|
|Total number of questions||60|
|Marks allotted for correct response||3 marks will be rewarded for every correct response|
|Negative marking||1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response|
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Mock Test
Practising mock test will help in figuring out the strengths and weaknesses so that the weaknesses can be overcome by working harder. Mock tests and sample papers will help in a good practise of the questions which are of the similar pattern as the ones expected to appear in the exam.
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Admit Card
The admit card for IISER aptitude test will be released in online mode. The admit card is a mandatory document to appear in the test. The following details will be mentioned in the admit card of IISER aptitude test 2020:
- Candidate's name
- Exam roll number
- Name and address of the test centre
- Date and time of the exam
- Exam guidelines
Candidates must download the admit card using the required credentials. Candidates have to take a print out which has to be carried to the exam room.
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Exam Centers
Documents Required at Exam
- IISER admit card
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Answer Key
The official authorities will release the provisional answer key of the IISER aptitude test 2020. The candidates will be able to challenge the provisional answer keys can be challenged. The final answer key will be published after considering the objections raised. Candidates can match their responses with the answers mentioned in the answer key to check their tentative scores. Candidates can also challenge the answer key within the stipulated time.
IISER Aptitude Test 2020 Result
The result of IISER aptitude test 2020 will be released for the candidates who appeared for the exam. The roll number of the candidates who will be offered seats will be mentioned in the result. Candidates have to take the print out of the offer letter.
Mode of Counselling: Online
The counselling for IISER Admission 2020 will be held separately for all the three channels. Candidates will be called in for the counselling according to the merit list of the three channels respectively. Candidates will have to fill the choices of the desired course and the institute. The seats will be allotted according to the choices filled by the candidate and the merit. After the seat allotment, candidate who will be allotted seats will have to report to the allotted centres for the document verification. The seat acceptance fee has to be paid based on the categories they belong to.
Documents Required at Counselling
- Class 10 marksheet and certificate
- Class 12 marksheet and certificate
- Counselling letter (original and photocopy both)
- Admit card of JEE Advanced, KVPY or IISER aptitude test
- Recent coloured passport size photographs
Questions related to IISER Aptitude Test
Which is the best book for nest general section?? Which is the best book for iiser aptitude test general test??
There is no specified syllabus prescribed for General Ability section. According to the syllabus mentioned in the official website, his section might consist random questions from History, Mathematics, Geograph, Science, English, General Knowledge and Current Affairs. For Mathematics, you need to concentrate on: Numbers, HCF and LCM of Numbers, Decimal Fractions, Square Roots and Cube Roots, Average, Problems on Ages, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Ratio and Proportion, Time and Work, Pipes and Cistern, Time and Distance, Problems on Trains, Boats and Streams, Alligation, Simple and Compound Interest, Logarithms, Area, Volume and Surface areas, Calendar, Clocks, Permutation and Combinations, Probability, Reasoning, Sitting Arrangements, Blood relations and Data Interpretation at Class 10 level. So you can stick with NCERT for this.
In English section, command on your English, Grammar, Vocabulary, Understanding of the given paragraph are of more importance. Reading English NewsPaper will also help you in your preparation.
Word Power Made Easy (by Norman Lewis)
This is the go-to book to improve your vocabulary. It is not a book to be read but a book to work with daily to enrich your vocabulary.
High School Grammar and Composition( by Wren and Martin)
It is a very good book for people who want to improve their grammar skills. It helps to understand and conceptualise different aspects of grammar and it is a must have book for anyone with poor grasp on verbal ability or who wants to make up with the basics of english.
For other topics, you can refer to NEST exam guide. News papers, Manorama Year book should help you for this section.
Can I Get admission to IISER through JEE Advanced?
Yes, you can get admission in IISER through JEE Advanced. IISER 2020 admission will be based on 3 channel - SCB (State and Central Boards Channel), KVPY Exam, and JEE Advanced exam. You need to qualify for JEE Advanced exam and need to secure a rank 10000 in common rank list.
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Which is the best preparatory books foe iiser aptitude test?? Any books are available for iiser aptitude test in market?? Please reply.
For Physics and Chemistry, you can study NCERT class 11 and class 12 books. For reference you can use H.C Verma book (Concept of Physics Volume I and II) for Physics and for chemistry you can use Morrison and Boyd book(Organic Chemistry), O.P Tandon book (Inorganic Chemistry for IIT JEE). For Mathematics you can use Tata McGraw Hill' s book
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Any online coaching available for iiser aptitude test?? Any crash course is available for iiser aptitude test?? Please reply.
Srijit, if you look at the IISER Aptitude syllabus, it is based on your 12th subjects. You can check the complete syllabus at the official website: http://www.iiseradmission.in/index.php/pages/syllabus . Now we do not have any Coaching for IISER per se but we do have coaching for JEE Mains and NEET. The syllabus is the same for these 3 subjects. But the exam pattern, marking and weightage vary. The preparation also remains the same. So if it interests you, you can check the relevant knockout packages between JEE Mains and NEET: https://learn.careers360.com/knockout-neet-may/ and https://learn.careers360.com/knockout-jee-main-april/ . Because we cannot authenticate 3rd party websites for you, this is the best we can help you with.
Any online coaching is available for iiser aptitude test?? Any crash course is available for iiser aptitude test?? Please answer me please
IISER Aspirants have started an initative by starting a complete preparation course for IISER Aptitude Test in which have analysed previous year Question papers and made list of most important chapters of each subject . Have designed study material with respect to IISER Aptitude test and also will conduct online mock test based on IISER aptitude test pattern and difficulty level .
The course name is Study material for IISER Aptitude test 2020 + Test series(20 papers with Fee Rs 17,500 .
Test series 15 mock papers . Full Length with Fee Rs 800 .