Indo Swiss Entrance Exam 2014 - Indo Swiss Entrance Exam also known as CSIO Entrance Exam is conducted by CSIO-ISTC Chandigarh to provide admission to nearly 108 candidates (both boys and girls) in:
The admission is open to both Boys and Girls who have passed their qualifying examination (refer
Para 4.3) from recognized boards/school in India. Admission will be granted on the basis of merit
(refer Para 6) in the Entrance Test to be conducted by ISTC on 11.08.2013 (Sunday) at
4.1 Total number of seats is 108, of which 29 (27%) are reserved for OBC, 16 (15%) for SC and 8
(7.5%) for ST candidates.Vacant seats of appropriate categories will be filled as per Govt. of India
Three seats (3%) are reserved for Disabled Candidates (physically challenged with disability in
one leg or one arm and partially deaf persons). The seats shall be filled as per merit list of the
physically challenged candidates out of the seats pertaining to the category to which the candidate
belongs i.e. General, OBC, SC or ST. These candidates would be required to produce a medical
certificate from Govt. Medical Officer authorised for the purpose.
Three Year Diploma Course in Instrument Technology followed by Advanced Diploma in Die & Mould Making (4-years) and
Advanced Diploma in Mechatronics & Industrial Automation (4-years)at CSIO-ISTC Chandigarh.
Note: Out of total number 108 seats
29 (27%) are reserved for OBC (Non-creamy layer only)
16 (15%) for SC and
8 (7.5%) for ST candidates.
3 (3%) are reserved for Disabled Candidates (physically challenged with disability in one leg or one arm and partially deaf persons).
Note: Vacant seats of appropriate categories will be filled as per Govt. of India norms.
Reserved seats for Disabled candidates shall be filled as per merit list of the physically challenged candidates out of the seats pertaining to the category to which the candidate belongs i.e. General, OBC, SC or ST. These candidates would be required to produce a medical certificate from Govt. Medical Officer authorised for the purpose.
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam Eligibility
Aspiring candidates should have appeared/appearing in Matriculation examination with Mathematics, Science and English as subjects from the State Board/Central Board i.e CBSE, ICSE/National Open Schools.
Those born on or after 1st September 1994(1st September 1991 in case of SC/ST candidates) are eligible to apply for Indo Swiss Entrance Exam 2013.
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam Syllabus
The test will comprise of questions from:
Syllabus will be of CBSE 10th class or equivalent standard with topics as under:
Arithmetic, Banking, Sets, Surds and Indices, Rational and Irrational Numbers, Logarithms
Linear Equations of up to two variables. Quadratic equations. Geometry; Circle & Tangent to circle.
Trigonometry. Statistics: Measurement of central tendency, Mensuration; volume and surface area of solids viz. cube, sphere, cone, cylinder etc.
Mass, Weight, Density, Specific Gravity, Units, Mechanics, Motion, Force and Acceleration
Gravity, Work and Energy, Hydrostatics, Heat, I.C. Engines, Fuels, Light, Sound, Electricity and its effects
Nuclear energy, Earth System and Universe, Matters, Elements, Compounds and Mixture, Chemical formulae and equations, Water, Oxygen, Hydrogen, Atomic structure, Periodic classification of elements, Properties of solids, liquids & gases, Halogens, Metals and their alloys, Electrolysis, Carbon and its compounds, Nitrogen and Ammonia, Sulphur and its compounds.
Odd one out, letter, number and figures series, screw threads, fasteners, springs, gear, friction, lubrication, belts, pulleys, levers etc., basic knowledge of hand tools and their usage
Grammar and its usage, correcting sentences, vocabulary, one word substitution
Current affairs, scientific inventions and discoveries, abbreviations, great personalities, sports and achievements, famous authors/poets/writers, highest and longest, famous historical/religious and archeological monuments.
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam Pattern
The Indo Swiss Entrance Exam will consists of objective type multiple choice type of questions to be answered in OMR sheets. There will be negative marking of the tune of 1/4 marks for each wrong answer.
Note:25% of the allotted marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam Dates
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam is normally held in the month of August.
How to Apply for Indo Swiss Entrance Exam?
Aspiring candidated can apply for ISCT Entrance Exam through Online mody only. Application form along with detailed relevant information is available on our website www.csio.res.in w.e.f. 25-05-2014.
ISTC Entrance Fee and Mode of Payment.
The charges for cost of Application form including examination fee are Rs.1000 for General/OBC Candidates and Rs.500 for SC/ST.
The fee is to be deposited directly in any branch of State Bank of India into the Power Jyoti Account Number 33004547024 with the help of Fee Deposit Slip downloaded from the official website.
Important: The valid email id of the applicant/parents/guardian is mandatory for applying and future communication
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam Selection Process?
The final merit list will be prepared based on the performance/marks of ISTC entrance exam. The cut off marks in ISTC entrance exam for the admission are 35% for General and 20% for reserved categories (OBC/SC/ST/PH).
The candidates in order of merit will be called for counselling by registered post. The candidates should satisfy themselves fully about the eligibility conditions of admission.
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam Test Centres
Indo Swiss Entrance Exam is held only in Chandigarh.