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Review of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, [IISER] Pune

8.1 / 10

Based on 7 Student Reviews

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Shaivani
Shaivani
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Life Sciences), batch of 2019
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, [IISER] Pune Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Life Sciences) Fee Structure. Fees of IISER is INR 50,000 per year and there is little difference in the fees according to the odd and even semester.

 



Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

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 but although I got the 105+ marks in entrance out of 180.



Manish
Manish
BS-MS, batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

The life in college is really amazing. There are several cultural festivals in the college such as Karavaan.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

Three hostels are there. Two for boys and one for girls.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

It is too busy schedule to manage.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

The fee is INR 37,000 per semester.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

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.



Prasad
Prasad
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10
  • There are many clubs in IISER like DISHA, AROHA, AKASH GANGA, SPORT CLUB, DRAMA CLUB, LITERATURE, etc. KARVAAN is the main festival of IISER Pune. Lide is disciplined and very enjoyable.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10
  • We have two hostels. Fees of hostels are covered in college fees.
  • We have PG and pist-docs too.Food is hygienic , tasty and fresh.
  • Infrastructure is nice quite nice at IISER

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • We have 3 lab sessions, regular one hour three lectures.
  • We have two semesters in one year. Also we gets assignment for each subject regularly.
  • Teaching at IISER is excellent.
  • College is very beautiful and fantastic.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
8/10
  • Averagely 24 thousand per year is IISER fees.
  • IISER took 210 students from India.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10
  • As colleges are new we don't have any famous alumini.
  • Many Indian and foreign companies give opportunities to our scientists.

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • IISER's SCB Entrance exam, KVPY, JEE(adv) are the exams which could lead to a seat at IISER.
  • My exam was scb.
  • There are different cutoffs for different state.


Ankit
Ankit
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

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 expenditure as it is funded by Maharashtra govt. of india.



Manish
Manish
BS-MS dual degree, batch of 2015
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10
  • There are ample amount of clubs of every enthusiast available. And if not, any initiative can be taken to start something which would be totally supported by faculties.
  • The flagship cultural event is Karavaan and science event is Mimansa.
  • The life, in general, is chilled out if you are interested in science.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10
  • The hostels are A-grade with all the required facilities that are needed for a college student. College is located inside the city so everything is very nearby so you would have ample time to roam around.
  • The food in the canteen is same everywhere and there is shiv sagar canteen available for change of taste buds. It costs around Rs 15000 per semester which is okay for a city like Pune. You would get the best of all with state of art facilities there.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10
  • You would have classes from Monday to friday. The timings are very adjustable after you start staying in the hostel. 
  • Every course is very interestingly taught as the faculties available are eminent scientists in their respective fields. So you get the practical of every theory that is being taught in classroom.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
8/10
  • This can be one of cheapest colleges available with name tag of Indian Institute. You get scholarship for studying as well as the fees are very nominal. It was around Rs 30000 in 2014.
  • Every student admitted at IISER Pune is eligible for scholarship.
  • Loans are not required since the fees are very nominal.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
6/10
  • 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.
  • Final placements are more in terms of PhDs and you can get a handsome scholarship depending upon your resume.

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • The eligibility criteria includes three procedures:
    1) If you are a KVPY qualified student, you can sit for counselling directly
    2) If you have a rank in IIT-JEE, you can get the seat according to the options and preferences available
    3) If you have 95% and above in your 12th boards, you can sit for enterance exam and then counselling if selected further


Shruti
Shruti
Integrated PhD, batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10
  • Classes go on generally from morning 9am-5 pm with a lunch break in between. Students are allowed and encouraged to take up semester projects and summer and winter projects as well. The assessment is continuous with regular assignments and quizzes.
  • The method of teaching varies from course to course and professor to professor but in general, discussion in class is encouraged.
  • The overall experience is good because being a research institute, there is a general enthusiasm about science which makes it an ideal institute for students who wish to pursue science as a career.


Rahul
Rahul
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics), batch of 2012
HOSTELS & FOOD
8/10
The student hostels or rooms are kept neat and are maintained regularly also the hostel atmosphere is just great.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10
The only thing in which college needs to gear up is infrastructure, classes need to repaired and labs need to be updated too.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
6/10
Placements are great but as a student you have to keep up with others academically students having low marks face problem during placements

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10
No complaints fee charged is less than what the college has to offer to the students.every student of IISER pune ie eligible for Inspire fellowship which is Rs.5000 per month and Rs.20000 annual contigency grant.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
10/10
If you are a student of IISER just keep in mind you have unlimited chances to get selected for foreign exchanges and even landing internships from top corporates outside india.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10
All faculty in IISER pune are Phdfrom top foreign universities in their respective area, hence they have very deep knowledge in their areas. They always focus on understanding the concepts rather than learning by heart and help students at each and every point.