IISER Pune Placement Details


The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research has successfully concluded the placements for the year 2022. However, the detailed 2022 data is yet to be released. IISER placements saw an overall median package of INR 7.5 LPA. The IISER placements and career cell is diligent and is responsible for all the placement-related activities like pre-placement talks and lectures, industry workshops, campus drives, internship opportunities and much more.

The official placement report of IISER (as taken from NIRF report) 2022 states that 3 UG (5-year programme) students were placed. Thirty-five students opted to take higher education and not sit for the placement procedure. The IISER students branch out into various domains like Research, PhD, Postdoctoral Research and much more. Reputed global institutions like Princeton University, Harvard University, and the University of Cambridge are some of the key recruiters of IISER.

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IISER Pune Placement Highlights 2022

The recruitment procedure at IISER witnesses various top organisations and companies across India and abroad. The highlights for IISER placements are listed below.

Number of Graduating Students 138
Number of Students Placed 3
Number of Students Who Opted Out 35
IISER Median Salary INR 7.50 LPA

IISER Pune Top Recruiters

IISER placements saw the world's top universities recruit eligible students for higher education, research or other positions. The prominent recruiters visiting the campus during the IISER Pune placement drive are listed below.

Harvard University Princeton University University of Michigan
University of Geneva University of Cambridge University of Minnesota

IISER Pune Placement Statistics

According to the IISER placements statistics, most students opt for higher education. There haven’t been any placements in the previous years. In the 2022 placements, only three students were placed. The graph below depicts the placement trends at IISER Pune.

IISER Placement Statistics

IISER Pune Alumni Placements 2022

The alum of the institution is placed in various sectors of the industry all over the world. The graph below depicts the domain-wise distribution for alum after the IISER placements.

IISER Alumni Placements

IISER Pune Alumni Placements Company-Wise Statistics

Tabulated below is the organisation-wise distribution of the alum of IISER Pune after the annual placements.

Organisation Name Number of Alum Present
Indian Institute of Science and Education Research 214
Indian Institute of Science and Education Research, Pune 27
IISER, Berhampur 26
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur 4
Amazon 4
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay 5
IIEC, IISER Berhampur 7
Jigyansa 6
Tel Aviv University 5
University of Cambridge 5
IISER Kolkata 4
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research 8
University of Geneva 7
Indian Institute of Science (IISC) 12
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign 7

IISER Pune Alumni Career-Wise Statistics

The graph below shows the careers chosen by IISER Pune student post graduation from the UG 5-year programme.

IISER Placements Alumni Statistics

IISER Pune Placement Cell

The IISER placements and career guidance cell is active and dedicated to providing the best employment opportunities to its students. The cell provides training and career guidance services to shape the career of students by developing their personalities. Although most students opt for higher education, the cell is driven and works hard to maintain admirable statistics of the IISER placements. The university organises various programs like guest lectures and live projects to enhance students' skills and prepare them for upcoming challenges in the professional world.  

IISER Pune Placement Process

The steps for conducting the annual placement drive at IISER are described below.

  • First, the IISER placement cell sends invitations and all relevant details for the placement drive to the enterprises and organisations.
  • Employers must complete the job application if they want to recruit students.
  • Pre-placement discussions will occur on specific days after negotiations between the institute and the firms are finished.
  • Interested students are asked to apply for the organisations participating in the IISER placements.
  • The recruiting organisations will make job offers after completing the selection procedure by qualified students.

IISER Pune Placements FAQs

Which are the sectors in which IISER Pune alums are placed?

IISER Pune alums are placed in sectors like Business Development, Research, Education and Operations, among many others.

What was the median package offered at IISER placements?

The median package offered at IISER placements in 2022 is INR 7.50 LPA.

Which top recruiters joined in the IISER placements 2022?

Top educational organisations like Harvard University, Princeton University, University of Cambridge, University of Geneva and others joined the IISER Pune placement drive.

What are some of the careers IISER students opt for after graduation?

Students of IISER take up careers like PhD, PG course or diploma, postdoctoral research and other jobs.

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Shaivani Verma Batch 2019 Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Life Sciences)
Reviewed on Aug 01, 2019
3.5 Fees

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Eligibility for iiser from the scb channel is that you should belong to 20 percent of your examination board in respect of 12 marks. I give the aptitude test for the iiser. Actually cut off of our test in entrance or marks is not exposed bu

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Manish Kumar Batch 2020 B.Sc + M.Sc
Reviewed on Dec 21, 2017
5 Fees
4.5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
4.5 Campus

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The candidate must clear the JEE ADVANCED 2019 exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute. The cutoff rank must be below 10,000.

Fees & Scholarships : The fee is INR 37,000 per semester.

Academics & Faculty : It i

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Prasad Mahajan Batch 2021 BSc [Bachelor of Science]
Reviewed on Apr 03, 2017
4 Placements
4 Fees
4.5 Academics
4 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : As colleges are new we don't have any famous alumini. Many Indian and foreign companies give opportunities to our scientists.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : IISER's SCB Entrance exam, KV

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Ankit Bhaskar Batch 2019 BSc [Bachelor of Science]
Reviewed on Oct 20, 2016

Entrance Exams & Admissions : IISER is a research-oriented college so don't compare it with iit's. Its selection is done on the basis of key rank, JEE ADVANCED rank, and its own entrance.This college does guarantees job but is a place to learn without much ex

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Manish Kumar Batch 2015 Others
Reviewed on Sep 15, 2016
3 Placements
4 Fees
4 Academics
4 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : You get a monthly stipend of Rs. 5000/month for studying and maintaining a minimum GPA at IISER. Other than that there are world-class labs available for summer internships which is a necessary part of course work. &l

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