Indo-Swiss Training Centre (ISTC) of CSIR Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO) offers admission to Diploma courses. Admission is open to both Boys and Girls who have passed their qualifying examination from recognized boards/school in India. Admission will be granted on the basis of merit in the Entrance Test to be conducted by ISTC. Candidates can check complete details of CSIR CSIO Admission 2017 like application procedure, eligibility criteria, selection procedure etc from this page given below.

Latest – CSIR CSIO 2017 Exam Result has been released, Candidates can check it through the link provided below.

CSIR CSIO Admission 2017

Interested candidates can apply for Diploma courses being conducted by Indo-Swiss Training Centre (ISTC). Candidates can fill their Application from here as per schedule date. The complete informatin of CSIR CSIO Admission 2017 will be released soon officially.

Schedule of CSIR CSIO Admission 2017 is given below.

Event Dates
Opening Date for Online submission of ISTC Entrance Form 01 May 2017 from 9:00 am
Closing Date for Online submission of ISTC Entrance Form 31 May 2017
Last date for Receipt of Application Form 09 Jun 2017 upto 5:00 pm
Starting Date to print the e – Admit Card 19 Jun 2017 28 Jun 2017
(4:00 pm onward)
Entrance Test Date (Day) 09 Jul 2017 from 9:15 am
Result declaration 09 July 2017
Admission Counselling (Tentative) 26, 27 Jul 2017 from 10:00 am
Session starts on 07 Aug 2017, from 9:00 am


Indo-Swiss Training Centre (ISTC) of CSIR Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO) has released Result for the Exam held on 07 Jul 2017. Candidates can check the Roll Number wise Result from the official website OR through the direct link provided below.


Admit Card 2017

Printing facility of e-admit card has been started after receiving the downloaded printed application form. Candidate are not allowed to enter the examination hall without e-Admit Card. Admit Card must be preserved after the examination. The selected candidates are required to present the same at the time of admission/counselling to the Training Centre. Candidates can download their Admit Card by login through the direct link provided below.

  • Process Over…..!!

Entrance Test

Entrance Test Syllabus – The test will comprise of questions in Mathematics, Science, Aptitude, English and General Knowledge. Syllabus for the entrance test will be of CBSE 10th class standard or equivalent.

Entrance Examination Pattern – The ISTC entrance examination will consist of objective multiple choice questions. 25% of the allotted marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Application Form 2017

Application Form for CSIR CSIO Admission 2017 is available as per schedule date. The candidates can apply online through the link given below.

Click Here to check List of Candidates whose hard copy of application form for ISTC Admissions-2017 not received in ISTC Office till 16/06/2017.

Application Fee

  • General/OBC Candidates – Rs. 1200/-
  • SC/ST Candidates – Rs. 600/-

How to Apply?

The application form is required to be filled on-line only.

  • Application form along with detailed relevant information is available on our websites or w.e.f. 01-05-2017.
  • Before applying on-line, the candidates are advised to read instructions carefully given in the
    Information Brochure.
  • The non-refundable charges for cost of Application form including examination fee are Rs. 1200/-
    for General/OBC Candidates and Rs. 600/- for SC/ST Candidates.
  • 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 our website.
  • Last date for online submission of application form is 31-05-2017 up to 5.00 PM.
  • The valid email id and mobile number of the applicant/parents/guardian is mandatory for applying and future communication.

Eligibility Criteria

Essential Qualifications: Candidate must have passed the Matriculation or equivalent examination with Mathematics, Science and English as subjects from any recognized school / board. Those who have appeared in the qualifying examination this year, are also eligible to apply.

Age: Those born on or after 1 st August 1998 (1st August 1995 in case of SC/ST candidates) are eligible to apply.

Selection Procedure

The final merit list will be prepared based on the performance/marks of ISTC entrance exam. Allocation of course will be on the basis of this merit list. In case numbers of seats in any course are filled, the next candidates will have the choice of only the course for which the seats are available.

The candidates in order of merit will be called for counselling. Candidate should visit regularly to ISTC or CSIR-CSIO websites for couselling updates. The candidates should satisfy themselves fully about the eligibility conditions of admission as given in Para 4 viz. Qualification, Age, Category, Physical fitness etc.

Procedure for Admission – The candidates called for counselling are required to report at ISTC at the time and date given in the counselling letter along with their original certificates and fees & funds as described below. If a candidate fails to report for admission at the given time and date, his/ her seat will be offered to the next eligible candidate. If he/she fails to meet the requisite eligibility conditions, he/she will not be admitted to the training centre even if his/her name has been projected in the merit list.

For more details of CSIR CSIO Admission 2017 – Download Information Brochure.

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