FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
About Admission at ZEST
When & how can I enquire for Admission at ZEST?
Ans – you can enquire about ZEST courses and other information either by calling on our office number 9714654333 or visit our office at our office timings between 9 am to 8 pm . Every day and Sunday from 9 am to 1 pm only
Can you send details regarding fee structure, class commencement and admission procedure through SMS over mobile?
Ans – you can call us 9714654333 or you can visit our website. www.zestcareereduventure.com or visit our study centres.
What is admission Process at ZEST?
Ans - Process for Admission at ZEST includes:
- Collect information regarding courses, fee structure, class schedule, and class venue. You can also get detailed brochures for Classroom Courses.
- Submit Application Form at any ZEST study center or you can also send duly filled application form at any ZEST study center. You need to affix one passport size latest photograph on application form. In case you are qualified for any scholarship please contact at ZEST study center. Also you need to submit Marksheet of 10th class or 12th class.
- Pay your course fee online via NEFT, Internet Banking .You can also pay fee through Cash in your nearest branch of HDFC Bank. Also you can visit your nearest ZEST study center to pay your fee via Cheque. Please keep the fee receipt with you and bring it to ZEST Center for reference.
- Collect your study material.
How will I come to know that my son /daughter is attending his classes regularly?
Ans – At ZEST have Attendance monitoring call that monitors student’s attendance and you will be informed via mail or sms and phone call .
Do you provide any demo classes?
Ans – No we do not provide any demo classes .
1. Why you do not provide any demo classes?
Ans- Anyone cannot Judge the teaching strategy in one or two lectures. Also our pattern including study material and doubt counters benefit of which you can take after registering for classes.
How teaching in ZEST is use full to our child?
Ans - Our main aim is to make the child’s overall progress. We just don’t teach them the school curriculum but we also prepare them for various national, international and government Olympiads like NSTSE, NSO, IMO, IEO, UIEO, NTSE, JSO, RMO, NMTC, etc., state/national level Engineering and Medical entrance exams also. Thus, At ZEST, we prepare students with subject knowledge as well as the skill to apply it in competitive examinations
About Pre-medical (NEET) UG
What is NEET (UG)?
Ans – As per regulations framed under the Indian Medical Council Act-1956 as amended in 2018 and the Dentists Act-1948 as amended in 2018, admissions in 100% seats of MBBS/BDS will be done through NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST (UG) – 2018 (NEET-UG, 2018) in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.
1. What is the responsibility of CBSE for NEET (UG)?
Ans - The responsibility of CBSE is limited to the conduct of the entrance test, declaration of result and providing All India Rank to the Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India for counselling of 15% All India Quota Seats, Deemed Universities/Central Universities/Seats of ESIC & AFMC including BHU & AMU and providing the result to the State Counselling Authorities and Admitting Institutions.
What is the minimum qualification. For appearing in NEET (UG) for candidate of reserved category?
Ans – In respect of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes or Other Backward Classes, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology taken together in qualifying examination shall be 40% marks instead of 50% marks prescribed for General category Candidates.
What is the age criterion for appearing in NEET-UG?
Ans- He/she has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31 December of the year of his/her admission to the first year Undergraduate Medical Courses.
The upper age limit for NEET (UG) is 25 years as on the date of examination with relaxation of 5 years for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC-NCL category and PwD Candidates.
For Candidates of General (UR)/General-EWS- born on or before 31.12.2003
For Candidates of SC/ST/OBC-NCL/PwD Category- born on or before 31.12.2003
Can a candidate from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana apply for 15% All India Quota seats?
Ans - Yes. In 2018, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana state decided to contribute to the 15% All India Quota seats. Candidates from these states are now eligible for 15% AIQ seats without any self- declaration.
In how many regional languages, NEET-UG will be conducted?
Ans - NEET-UG 2020 will be conducted in the following 11 languages: English, Hindu, Gujarati, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Assamese, Urdu, Marathi, Bengali and Odia.
What is the duration of classes in each subjects in a week?
Ans- 6 hrs in each subject (PCB) in a week
What is your doubt solving criterion?
Ans- For doubt solving counter student can go to doubt counters Monday to Saturday on given timings.
Is there any preparation for NCERT and Board exams along with the preparation of Pre-Medical?
Ans - Yes, our course material is developed accordingly as well as board pattern test are conducted during the session. Apart from school students can attend Practice Lab Session at ZEST.
Do you provide coaching for subjects other than PCB?
Ans - No
Are there any extra classes at ZEST?
Ans - As such extra classes are not a part of Classroom Courses, but some extra classes may be conducted on valid requirements as decided by faculties.
How do you communicate results to parents?
Ans - Student performance report will be available on ZEST website and also be communicated to the Parents on the mobile no. given by them in the Application Form. You can also call on our dedicated helpline numbers to know their ward's academic performance. You can also visit. www.zestcareereduventure.com in for more detailed result analysis.
Are there any motivation session for students?
Ans – ZEST conducts Orientation program and Open Session in which Directors and HODs interact with students and motivates student for their future targets and address them on common problems.
Is NEET applicable for taking admission in AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry?
Ans - Yes.
About IIT-JEE (Mains & Advanced)
What is exam criteria of JEE mains & advanced ?
Ans - CBT and conducted through online mode only.
What are I need to take for providing finger prints to appear in JEE (Advanced)?
Ans - This is best done if your hands are clean and you have not used any oil / cream
Am I required to provide finger prints to appear in JEE (Advanced)?
Ans – Yes, an important part of the pre-exam procedure is taking a finger print of your index finger. Remember the same fingerprint is used when you come for the seat acceptance after qualifying in the examination.
During examination can I modify my answers bubbled on ORS?
Ans - No. Since the bubbling on ORS is done using only black ball point pen, candidates cannot modify the answers once bubbled.
I have taken admission into one of the NITs. Am I eligible for JEE (Advanced)?
Ans – The candidates who have taken admissions in NITs are also eligible for appearing in JEE (Advanced) , If they satisfy all other eligibility criteria given in the information brochure.
Writing paper - 1 and paper – 2 in JEE (Advanced) compulsory ?
Ans – Yes, it is compulsory. If a candidate is absent in one of the papers, then the candidate will be considered as absent from the examination.
Is it necessary to appear in JEE (Main) Examination twice? If give the examination on both the occasions, which score will be considered?
Ans – No, It is not necessary to appear in JEE (Main) twice. This would be optional for the candidate to appear once or twice for the current academic session. In case a candidate appears in both the tests, the better of the two scores will be used for the admissions and eligibility for JEE (Advance) - 2020 they have attempted both the examinations, best of the scores would be taken for the merit list.
I have no access to a computer and no experience with online examination. How can I prepare for the examination?
Ans – NTA will be identifying schools, colleges and other institutions with internet and computer facilities in due course of time. The same will be designated as Test Practice Centers (TPCs) for facilitating free practice sessions.
Can I use calculator in online examination conducted by NTA?
Ans – Candidates are not allowed to carry calculators or any other electronic device in the examination centre. Detailed information in this regard is available in the Information Bulletin.
What will be the pattern of examination?
Ans- JEE (Main) – 2019 shall have two papers, Paper-1 (B. E. /B. Tech.) and Paper-2 (B. Arch. /B. Planning.). Candidates may take Paper-1 (B. E. /B. Tech.), or Paper-2 (B. Arch. /B. Planning.), or both as per the course(s) they are seeking admission to. Subject combinations for each paper, type of questions in each paper and mode of examination available is given in the table below.
What is eligibility for Diploma students in JEE (Main).2021?
Ans – To appear in JEE (Advanced) a diploma holder can apply in JEE (Main) - 2021 but his/her rank and NTA score for JEE (Main) will not be declared as diploma holders cannot apply for admission to NITs and CFTIs through JEE (Main) channel
How many times a student can appear in one year?
Ans – As per the new scheme, the JEE (Main) - 2021 exam would be conducted twice in a year. The Number of attempts for admission in a particular academic session will be treated as One. The age eligibility as prescribed under clause Point No- 2.9 “Eligibility for appearing in JEE (Main) – 2021” allows a candidate to appear in JEE (Main) for three consecutive years
Will the question paper be bilingual (both English and Hindi)?
Ans – No. You will get the question papers in only one language (English or Hindi).
Can I get the question paper in Hindi language?
Ans – Candidates will get only one question paper - either English question paper or Hindi question paper but not both.
About Foundation For (VIII to X )
How many such exams like NTSE are there?
Ans – To gauge a student’s potential many exams are conducted at national and state levels. The notable exams are: NTSE - This exam identifies talented students and nurtures them. Scholarships are also awarded to the qualifiers.
KVPY - The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) entrance exam searches for the scientific temper among young students.
Mathematics and Science Olympiads - These gauges a student’s performance in Mathematics and Science at an all India level.
JSTS - The Junior Science Talent Search Examination (JSTS) is conducted separately in each state (union territories too) of India by the respective state education departments only through schools, not individually.
These exams are symbolic of merit and achievement and every student must try to qualify in these.
How can a student participate in Olympiads?
Ans – Olympiads are organized at two levels:
Level 1 is a Science Olympiad and Mathematics Olympiad that is organized by the SOF in the respective schools of the participants during school hours.
Level 2 is conducted across India and abroad and is organized in more than 120 centres.
The centres of exams are the Kendriya Vidyalayas and the exams are conducted in the month of February.
The top 500 students along with the school topper award winners of level 1 qualify for level 2 exams. Students from classes 1st to 12th are eligible for this exam. Registration forms are made available at schools and a nominal participation fee is charged from each student.
What is the eligibility for foundation programmes?
Ans - The eligibility varies from course to course For-
1. Integrated Course for Olympiads, NTSE & Class X, a student must have passed class IX or should be studying in class X.
2.Integrated Course for Olympiads & Class IX, a student must have passed class VIII or should be studying in class IX.
3.Integrated Course for Olympiads & Class VIII, a student must have passed class VII or must be studying in class VIII.
These courses prepare a student for NTSE exams and Olympiads along with sharpening his/her analytical skills and boosting his/her confidence levels.
Is it mandatory for a student to give exam like NTSE, NSO and KVPY?
Ans – It is not mandatory for a student to prepare for such competitive exams. However, it is beneficial if a student prepares for exams like NTSE that are held at a national level as these let a student know where he stands in a national level competition. A student gets to know about his weaknesses which will make him/her work even harder for future examinations. Such exams also set a student in the right mental frame so that he prepares himself well for future exams such as JEE, AIPMT and AIIMS etc.
Will preparing for such national level exams divert a student’s attention from his school exams?
Ans – The foundation level course at ZEST does not overburden a student with unnecessary facts and figures. It actually helps in enhancing the competitive streak in a student. The course material is so developed in such a manner so that a student gets simultaneously prepared for both, school level as well as national level exams. ZEST understands the importance of school level exams and hence never lets a student get diverted from its preparation.
What is the need for foundation level courses? Is school syllabus in sufficient for exams like NSO, NTSE and KVPY?
Ans – Exams like NTSE, NSO, KVPY and JSTS are conducted at national level. Thousands of students compete in these exams and in order to excel in such exams, a student needs some extra preparation and a competitive edge that is missing from the school syllabus. We at ZEST cater to this ‘extra’ need of preparation that helps your child excel in such exams. Having the achievement of qualifying in a NTSE exam on a student’s resume will surely go a long way in boosting his career prospects.
Do you provide coaching for all subjects?
Ans – We provide classes for Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Maths, and Mental Ability
What is the duration classes at ZEST?
Ans – Duration for class 2 hrs per day.
If my son or daughter is not interested in NEET (UG) or IIT- (Main and Advanced), is it beneficial for him to be in ZEST?
Ans – yes, here is developing and aptitude finding of an. Individuals, it may be in field of C.A. (charted Accountancy) or administrative service because we groom academically in such a way that will help your child in knowing their skills and aptitudes.
My son /daughter is not serious, very much weak, and not at all studios. Will ZEST be beneficial for him?
Yes, can possible we could motivate to grow in a right direction
Do you give home work?
Ans – Yes we provide booklets and assignments.
Where are Olympiad certificate used?
Ans – Basically they are used for taking admission in reputed as well as foreign universities and it also develops their application skills.
About Fee - Structure / Payment
What is mode of payment for fee deposition?
Ans – You can pay by cheque or also make online payment through NEFT/RTGS or net banking.
Can I pay my fee in four installments or monthly?
Ans – No only you can pay Fee in two installments.
I am eligible for ZEST scholarship how much amount do I have to pay after deducting scholarship?
Ans – Amount decided after scholarship test criteria.
My child is not well and would not be able to continue his class at ZEST. Can I send refund request through email or refund application form?
Ans – To visit our website- www.zestcareereduventure.com and observe refund rule criteria. Fill refund form and submit in our office.
What is the minimum amount I have to pay to confirm my admission at ZEST?
Ans – You will have to pay at least first installment to confirm your admission at ZEST.