Here is the list of participating institutes for JEST - as you all know JEST 2010 is being conducted on Feb 21st 2010. For more details visit the official website for JEST 2010 at http://jest2010.aries.res.in/.
JEST is Joint Entrance Screening Test for admissions to Ph.D. Programmes in Physics / Theoretical Computer Science
Check the individual websites links for detailed eligibility criteria and course details being offered by them.
ARIES - Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences, Nainital - Astronomy and Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics.
BARC - Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai - Condensed Matter Physics, Crystallography, Nuclear Physics, Accelerator Physics, Reactor Physics, Atomic and Molecular Physics, Nano science, High Pressure Physics, Seismology, Laser and Plasma Physics, Mass Spectroscopy and Computational Physics
CBS - Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai - Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
HBNI - Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai - a deemed university
HRI - Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad - Theoretical Physics, Astrophysics
IGCAR - Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam - Materials Science, Condensed Matter (Experimental and Theoretical), Radiation Damage and Accelerator-based Research, Sensors and Applications, Science and Technology of Nanomaterials, Computational Materials Science, Reactor Physics, Radiation Physics and Atmospheric Science.
IIA - Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore - Astronomy and Astrophysics, Astronomical Instrumentation, Optics, and Atomic Physics.
IISc - Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore - Condensed Matter Physics (Experiments and Theory), Astronomy and Astrophysics (Theoretical), Atomic and Optical Physics (Experimental), Bio-crystallography and Bio-informatics, and High Energy Physics (Theoretical).
IISER MOHALI - Indian Institute of Science Education & Research, Mohali - Quantum Theory, Quantum Information Processing, NMR-Methodology, Optics, Statistical Mechanics, Quantum Thermodynamics, Non-linear Dynamics, String Theory
IISER PUNE - Indian Institute of Science Education & Research, Pune - Field Theory, Theoretical Particle Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Non-linear Dynamics, Complex Systems and Networks, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Quantum Information Processing, Radio Astrophysics, Atomic Physics and Quantum Optics, Energy Studies, Solar and Plasma Physics, Nano science, Scanning Probe Technics and Semiconductor Physics and Devices.
IMSc - The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai - Theoretical Physics and Theoretical Computer Science.
IOP - Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar - Physics (Condensed Matter, Nuclear and High Energy Physics) and Accelerator-based Research.
IPR - Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar - Physics (Experimental and Theoretical)
IUCAA - Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune - Physics, Astronomy and Astrophysics
JNCASR - Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore - Experimental and Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Statistical Mechanics and Materials Science
NCRA - National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, TIFR, Pune - Astronomy and Astrophysics.
NISER - National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar - Theoretical High Energy Physics and Lattice QCD, Experimental High Energy Physics, Condensed Matter Physics (Theory and Experiment), Optics and Metamaterials.
PRL - Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad - Theoretical Physics, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Solar Physics, Space and Atmospheric Sciences, Planetary Science and Geo-Sciences.
RRCAT - Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology, Indore - Laser and their Applications, Laser Plasma Interaction, Cold Atom Physics, Condensed Matter Physics (Superconductivity and Magnetism, Crystals and Thin Films), Nanomaterials and Applications, Non-linear and Ultrafast Optical Studies, Beam Physics and Free Electron Laser.
RRI - Raman Research Institute, Bangalore - Astronomy and Astrophysics, Light and Matter Physics, Soft Condensed Matter Physics (Liquid Crystals, Physics in Biology) and Theoretical Physics.
SINP - Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata - Condensed Matter Physics (Theory and Experiments), Nuclear Physics (Theory and Experiments), High Energy Physics (Theory, Astroparticle Physics, Quantum Gravity, String Theory, Experiments), Mathematical Physics and Materials Science (Surface Science and Plasma Physics).
SNBNCBS - Satyendra Nath Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata - Astrophysics and Cosmology, Chemical and Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics and Material Science, High Energy Physics and Quantum Field Theory, Mathematical Physics, Nanosciences, Quantum Optics and Quantum Information, Statistical Physics, and Complex Systems.
UGC-DAE CSR - UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research, Indore - Surfaces, Interfaces, Thin Films and Nano Materials, Physics at Low Temperatures and High Magnetic Fields, X-ray, Optical and Electron Spectroscopic Studies Using Synchrotron and Laboratory Sources; Electrical, Magnetic and Thermal Properties of Condensed Matter; Nuclear Technique Based Condensed Matter Physics-Positron Annihilation Spectroscopy, Mossbauer Spectroscopy, Experimental Nuclear Physics, Gamma Ray Spectroscopy of Nuclear High Spin States, and Nuclear Reactions
VECC - Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre, Kolkata - Accelerator Physics, Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science, Nuclear Physics (Experiments and Theory), Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions (Experiments, Theory, QCD and QGP), and Physics of Neutrinos (Experiments).