Indian Institute of Science Education and Research or known as IISER is an autonomous science research and education institute which was established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2006. It is located in Nadia District, West Bengal. Through the NIT Amendment Act, it got promoted to the new status of the Institute of National Importance. It offers research courses in Science.
The eligibility for the Indian IISER, Kolkata admission is to be passed in 12th with 75 % marks in total. For MS in Space Physics, the eligibility is to have a BE/B.Tech in any engineering field. The admission is done through three channels that are JEE-Advance, Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), SCB. Those who scored in JEE-Advance and KVPY will get direct admission through the cut off list produced by both entrance test.
It offers courses in the field of Science. Biology, Chemical, Geological, Mathematical and Physical Science are specializations of BS-MS dual degree, Integrated Ph.D., Ph.D., research programs.
|BS-MS, Integrated Ph.D. Programme, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Post Doctoral Research Programme||Biological, Chemical, Geological, Mathematical, Physical Science|
Here are the steps for enrolling in IAT.
Here are the steps for downloading the Hall Ticket.
|Application Portal Opening and Closing Date||March 31, 2021, to May 06, 2021|
|Admit Card||25 May 2021|
|IISER Aptitude Test||June 06, 2021 (2 pm to 5 pm)|
The test follows the NCERT syllabus for XI and XII. Here is the syllabus for the particular subjects.
|Maths||Sets, Relations and Functions, Trigonometric functions, Inverse Trigonometric functions, Principle of Mathematical Induction,Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations, Linear Inequalities, Permutation and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Sequences and Series, Straight Lines, Conic Sections, Introduction to Three Dimensional Geometry, Limits and Derivatives, Mathematical Reasoning, Statistics, Probability, Matrices, Determinants, Continuity and differentiability, Applications of Integrals,Differential equations, Three Dimensional Geometry, Linear Programming|
|Physics||Physical World and Measurements, Kinematics,Laws of Motion, Work Energy and Power, Motion of Systems of Particles and Rigid Body, Gravitation, Properties of Bulk Matter, Thermodynamics, Behavior of Perfect Gas, Oscillations, Waves, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic effect of current and magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction, Alternating Current, Electromagnetic Waves, Optics, Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter, Atoms, Nuclei,Electronic Devices, Communication Systems|
|Chemistry||Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure,States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Hydrogen, The s-block elements, The p-block elements, Organic Chemistry -Some Basic Principles and Techniques, Hydrocarbons, Environmental Chemistry, The Solid State, Solutions, Electrochemistry,Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, General Principles and process of isolations and elements,The p-block elements, The d- and f-block elements, Coordinations compounds, Haloalkanes and haloarenes,Alcohols, phenols and ethers, Aldehydes, Keytones and carboxylic acids, Organic Compounds contains nitrogen, Biomolecules, Polymers and Chemistry in everyday life|
|Biology||Diversity in the living world, Structural organizations in animals and plants, Cell Structure and Function, Plant Physiology, Human Physiology, Reproduction, Genetics and Evolution, Biology and Human welfare, Biotechnology and its application, Ecology, and environment|
As they follow the NCERT syllabus for XI and XII, the candidate just needs to revise all the topics that are learned in schools and colleges.
They declared the results after a month of the exam.
For BS-MS admission they accept scores of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), JEE-Advanced. They also conducted their IISER Aptitude Test (IAT) for those who applied through the State Central Board channel.
The Total fee for BS-MS and MS in Space Physics is INR 49460. For Integrated Ph.D. the total Fees are INR 49460. And the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata Fee structure for Ph.D. is INR 36510.
It offers specializations for the BS-MS program. The specializations are Biological, Chemical, Geological, Mathematical, Physical Science. The duration of the course is 5 years. The application can be submitted through any of the three channels that are KVPY, JEE- Advance, State Central Board (SCB).
The eligibility for pursuing the BS-MS is to be passed in intermediate with 75 % marks in total. The admission is based on scores of KVPY, JEE-Advance, IISER Aptitude Test (IAT).
|BS-MS Biological, Geological, Mathematical, Physical, Chemical sciences||Passed in 12th with 75 % marks in total||Admission based on scores of KVPY, JEE- Advanced, IISER Aptitude Test|
The Institute offers an MS program in Space Physics. The duration of the course is 2 years. Institute will shortlist some eligible candidates for an interview. The admission is done through an interview.
The eligibility for pursuing MS in Space Physics is to have a BE/ B.Tech in any engineering field. The admission is based on the interview.
|MS in Space Physics||BE/B.Tech in any Engineering field||Admission Based on the Interview conducted by the institute|
It is a combination program with MS followed by Ph.D. Its specializations are Biological, Physical, Chemical, Mathematical Sciences. Earth Science. The admission is done through an interview.
For pursuing Ph.D. one needs to have a B.Sc/ BE/B.Tech/MBBS in any respective field with 60% marks in total. The admission is done through an interview.
|Integrated Ph.D. in Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Earth Sciences||BE/B.Tech/ B.Sc/ MBBS in any respective stream with 60% marks in total||Admission is based on Interview|
Institute offers Ph.D. in Biological Sciences, Physical Science, Mathematical Sciences, Geological Sciences, Chemical Sciences. The duration is different for each course.
The eligibility is to have a master’s degree in any respective field. The admission is based on the interview conducted by the Institute.
|Ph.D. in Biological, Physical, Chemical, Geological, Mathematical Sciences||Master's Degree in any respective field||Admission Based on the selection process followed by an interview conducted by the institute|
It offers a postdoctoral research program in Biological, Chemical, Physical, Mathematical and Geological sciences. The selection process takes place throughout the year. An applicant can give their applications through the institute admission portal.
For Post-Doctoral Research candidates need to have a Ph.D. in any respective stream. And the admission is done through an interview.
|Post Doctoral Research in Biological, Physical, Mathematical, Chemical, Geological Sciences||Ph.D. in any respective field||Admission based on Interview|
|Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Contact Details|
|Address||Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata Mohanpur, Nadia West Bengal-741246|
|Phone no||91+03361360055, 91-33-61360000|
|Course For Admission||Total Tution Fees||Admission Forms|
|Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, [IISER] Kolkata B.Sc + M.Sc||Rs. 3.03 Lakh|
|Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, [IISER] Kolkata||Rs. 2 Lakh|