About COGJET - 2022

COGJET is a joint entrance test for admission into post-graduate/doctoral program in Cognitive Science. COGJET in 2022 will be jointly organized by Centre of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences (CBCS), University of Allahabad, IIT Delhi and IIIT Hyderabad for admission to M.Sc. in Cognitive Science at CBCS and IIT Delhi, and PhD in Cognitive Science at IIIT Hyderabad.

Indian nationals who have completed their 3yr/4yr UG degree or expects to finish the degree by June 2022 are eligible to write the COGJET exam.

COGJET is an enabling exam. Each candidate who appears for the exam will get a performance card giving the candidate’s score on the exam.

Individual institutes/ universities participating in the exam are free to use the candidate’s COGJET score in any way they wish in their admission process. COGJET-2022 does not automatically make you eligible for admission to a PG / Doctoral program in participating institutions.

Each participating institution may have eligibility conditions in addition to COGJET and may also allow other national exams like GATE, NET etc. Please see the details on the websites of the respective institutions.

The non-refundable examination fee is Rs. 500/- [for SC/ST, OBC (NCL), PwD: Rs.300/-]. The 2022 edition of the test will be completely online.

The candidates can attempt it from any location provided they are equipped with compatible electronics devices, operating systems and internet connectivity. All details will be available on the website.

COGJET-2022 will be based on MCQs for which you will need good conceptual understanding of the topics listed in the syllabus. There will be 40 questions and the duration of the exam is 2 hours.

The syllabus for the test includes topics from cognitive psychology, neuroscience, mathematics, linguistics, programming in addition to general reasoning.

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COGJET-2022 istribution of marks