IIT Kanpur Cognitive Science Joint Entrance Test 2021 Application Form, Dates



COGJET 2021 – IIT Kanpur Cognitive Science Joint Entrance Test 2021 for MS/MSc Program Admission in Cognitive Science, Exam Dates, Syllabus

IIT Kanpur Cognitive Science Joint Entrance Test 2021 – Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur has invited applications for the Cognitive Science Joint Entrance Test (COGJET) 2021.

COGJET 2021 will be used as a selection criterion for admissions to MS/MSc Programs in Cognitive Science at IIT Kanpur, Centre for Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences (CBCS) University Allahabad, Chandigarh University, IIIT Hyderabad, IIT Delhi, and Panjab University and the PhD program at IIT Kanpur.

About COGJET 2021

COGJET is a joint entrance test for admission into postgraduate programs in cognitive science at IIT Kanpur, CBCS Allahabad, IIIT Hyderabad, Panjab University Chandigarh.

Any student who has completed their 3yr/4yr UG degree, or expects to finish the degree by June 2021 is eligible to write the COGJET exam.  COGJET 2021, like earlier COJET exams, 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 score in any way they wish in their admission process.

COGJET 2021 Important Dates

Start date for online submission of completed Application Form

02nd January 2021

Last date for online submission of completed Application Form 

06th February 2021

Download Admit Card

10th February 2021

Date of COGJET 2021 Test

20th February 2021, 10.00-13.00

Announcement of Results

April 2021

Participating Institutes:


CBCS University of Allahabad


IIIT Hyderabad


IIT Kanpur


Panjab University

Eligibility Criteria for COGJET 2021

  • Any student who has completed their 3yr/4yr UG degree, or expects to finish the degree by June 2021 is eligible.
  • Students who have a Bachelor’s degree (e.g. B.A., B.Sc., B.Tech, BCom, MBBS) in any discipline with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks for General/OBC category candidates and at least 50% aggregate marks for SC, ST and PD category candidates in the qualifying degree, are eligible to apply
  • Students who will be completing a Bachelor’s degree in the academic year 2020-2021 are also eligible to apply.

COGJET 2021 Application Process

  • Interested Candidates can apply online mode only through the official website https://oag.iitk.ac.in/
  • Only Indian citizens should apply using the website. If you are a foreign citizen please send an email to [email protected] giving your background details to see if you are eligible.

Steps to be followed for Application :

Step 1

Register on the website then use the login ID, password you created to login.

Step 2

Fill the application form and it has 5 sections then submit.

Step 3

Upload necessary documents.

Step 4

Pay the application fee using the payment gateway.

Step 5

Check all details and submit your application.

Application Fee

For General/all others

Rs. 500/-

For SC/ST, OBC(NCL), female, PwD candidate


Mode of Payment


Online through Credit Card/Debit Card (ATM Card), Net Banking

COGJET 2021 – Admit Card

  • The candidates can download the Admit Card from the website https://www.iitk.ac.in/.
  • Admit cards will only be released for the candidates who have submitted the application form on or before the last date. Admit card contains the important details regarding the exams like examination time, venue and instruction which candidates must follow during the examination time.

COGJET 2021 – Exam Pattern

Mode of the Exam

Online mode

Duration of the exam

3 hours

Types of Questions

Multiple Choice Question

Part of Questions Paper

2 Part

Total Marks

100 Marks

COGJET 2021 – Syllabus

The question paper shall be based on the knowledge of psychology, Neuroscience, Mathematics and Programming. A sample research paper and questions are available on the site.

COGJET 2021 Exam Centres

The entrance test will be held at the following cities:












For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website