Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata is one of the IISER Institute located in Kolkata, West Bengal. It is popularly known as IISER Kolkata, and it was established in the year 2006 by MHRD, Government of India.
IISER Kolkata offers BS-MS (Dual Degree), MS Program Integrated PhD and PhD research program in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Chemical Engineering, and Electrical Engineering & Computer Science.
Throughout this article, we will discuss the detailed info about IISER Kolkata like Admission, Courses, Fees, Cutoff, Placement etc.
1. IISER Useful Resources
2. College Summary
4. Admission Procedure
5. Eligibility Criteria
6. Fee Structure
8. Ranking and Reputation
9. Contact Details
10. Frequently Asked Question (Faqs)
IISER Useful Resource
Aspirant before going IAT 2021 exam, candidates must check the most important links regarding all the IISER Aptitude Test 2021 exam information.
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Major Notification||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Eligibility Criteria||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Exam Pattern||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Syllabus||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Books||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Previous Year Paper||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Sample Paper||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Admit Card||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Cutoff||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Counselling||Click Here|
|IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Seat Matrix||Click Here|
|Name of Institute||Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata|
|Popular Name||IISER Kolkata|
|Location||Kolkata, West Bengal|
|Year of Establishment||2006|
|Approved by||MHRD, Government of India|
|Courses||BS+MS (Dual Degree) MS n Space Physics Integrated PhD PhD|
|College Rating||Click Here|
Affiliation, Recognition, and Achievement
- Affiliated With: Autonomous
- Aid Status: Public
- Approved by: MHRD, Government of India
- Wi-Fi Campus
- A/C Classrooms
- Sports Complex
- Hospital / Medical Facilities
|BS-MS (Dual Degree) programme Specialization|
|Biological Sciences||5 years|
|Chemical Sciences||5 years|
|Mathematical Sciences||5 years|
|Physical Sciences||5 years|
|MS in Space Physics||2 Years|
|MS+ PhD Program Specialization|
|Biological Sciences||5 years|
|Chemical Sciences||5 years|
|Mathematical Sciences||5 year|
|Physical Sciences||5 year|
|Ph.D. Program||2 year|
|Post Doctoral Research Programme||2 year|
- The IISER admissions 2021 will be conducted in three channels: JEE, KVPY and SCB. Candidates applying for JEE or KVPY channel will be invited for direct admissions while candidates opting for SCB channel will have to appear for IISER Aptitude Test.
- For admission in the PhD Program, the students need to clear the National level examination like GATE, NET, etc.
Aspirants should check the eligibility criteria before applying for the IISER Aptitude Test. The eligibility criteria for appearing IISER Aptitude Test exam is given below.
|Admission Channel||Eligibility Criteria|
|KVPY Channel||Applicants who must have a valid KVPY fellowship commencing from 2021-22 academic session are eligible to apply for admissions. Additional cut-off criteria for marks obtained in 10+2 board examination is also applicable.|
|JEE Advanced Channel||Applicants in the General category must secure a rank within 10000 in the Common Rank List (CRL) of JEE Advanced 2021 are eligible to apply. For candidates belonging to the reserved category (OBC-NC, SC, ST, PD), their category rank should be within 10000. Additional cut-off criteria for marks obtained in the 10+2 board examination is also applicable.|
|SCB Channel||10+2 level with science stream in 2020 or 2021 are eligible to apply for admissions and appear for IAT 2021.|
However, they will be considered for admissions to the degree programmes only if they obtain the cut-off marks specified for their board.
Those candidates applying through the SCB channel will have to appear in the IISER Aptitude Test (IAT).
Aspirants should check the Fee Structure before applying for the IISER Aptitude Test. The Fee Structure for appearing IISER Kolkata.
|Spring 2021 Semester (BSMS 2020 Batch)||Click Here|
|Spring 2021 Semester (New Registration)||Click Here|
|Spring 2021 Semester (Existing Students)||Click Here|
The IISER 2021 Cutoff will be based on various parameters like numbers of appearing candidates, total numbers of seats, the difficulty level of the examination, and the last year admission record. Check out the IISER Aptitude Test Cutoff.
IISER Aptitude Test Cutoff 2020
|Boards/Councils||Cut-off Marks (out of 500) for IISERs Admission 2019|
|Central Board Of Sec. Edu. (CBSE), New Delhi||431||420||401||385||385|
|Board Of Intermediate Education (Andhra Pradesh)||469||465||452||447||447|
|Assam Higher Secondary Education Council||368||364||353||322||322|
|Aligarh Muslim University Board Of Secondary & Sr. Sec. Education, Aligarh||NA||N||NA||NA||NA|
|Bihar School Examination Board, Patna||310||305||295||299||295|
|Council For The Indian School Certificate Examinations, Delhi||441||424||412||381||381|
|Goa Board Of Sec. And Higher Sec.Education||371||355||348||349||348|
|Gujarat Sec. And Higher Sec. Education Board||357||335||325||299||299|
|Kerala Board Of Public Examinations (Kerala Board)||447||425||402||393||393|
|Board Of Sec. Education, Madhya Pradesh||400||391||376||360||360|
|Meghalaya Board Of School Education||366||337||336||345||336|
|Mizoram Board Of School Education||364||356||332||343||332|
|Nagaland Board Of School Education||368||368||346||340||340|
|Punjab School Education Board||389||387||375||366||366|
|Telangana State Board Of Intermediate Education, Nampally, Hyderabad||468||465||454||457||454|
|Tripura Board Of Secondary Education||NA||NA||NA||NA||NA|
|Maharashtra State Board Of Secondary And Higher Education||342||344||325||318||318|
|U.P. Board Of High School & Intermediate Education, U. P.||358||347||339||333||333|
|Board Of Secondary Education Rajasthan||390||391||375||368||368|
|Himachal Pradesh Board Of School Education Dharmashala, H. P.||399||388||384||383||383|
|Board Of School Education Haryana, Bhiwani||405||397||381||347||347|
|Council Of Higher Sec. Education, Manipur||337||340||330||358||330|
|Boards/councils||Cut-off Marks (out of 500) for IISERs Admission 2019|
|Govt. Of Karnataka Dept. Of Pre- University Education, Karnataka||419||400||346||360||346|
|Council Of Higher Sec. Education, Odisha||321||321||291||266||266|
|Chhatisgarh Board Of Secondary Education||375||379||355||355||355|
|Jharkhand Academic Council, Ranchi||314||318||300||292||292|
|Jammu & Kashmir State Board Of School Education||395||383||325||303||303|
|Uttarakhand Board of School Education||312||310||296||292||292|
|West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education||347||352||327||294||294|
|Tamil Nadu Board of Higher Secondary Education||431||432||429||409||409|
|National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)||343||332||327||329||327|
Ranking and Reputation
|Name Of Institute||Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata|
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Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata
Mohanpur, Nadia – 741 246
West Bengal, India
Phone no: +91-33-6136 0012, +91-33-6451 3294
Fax: +91-33-2502 8002, +91-33-2502 8003
Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs)
A. There are three channels available for admission into IISERs:
KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana)
SCB (State and Central Boards).
A. Each IISER is an autonomous institution. Therefore, the degree award by individual IISERs.
A. No. You should apply through our regular application portal. International students are those candidates who are NOT citizens of India by birth or naturalized and do not belong to PIO/OCI category, and whose parents are not citizens of India and do not come under PIO/OCI category at the time of applying.
A. Yes. The top 10000 rank holders (including the foreigners) in the CRL of IIT JEE (Advanced) become eligible for admission to the BS/BS-MS programme of IISERs. Foreign candidates can apply only through the JEE-Advanced channel. Application of a foreign candidate through any channel other than JEE-Advanced will reject.
A. Yes. Applicants are required first to do the registration on the application portal. Then, this registration account could use to Fill the application form(s) of any of the three channels. Each channel requires a separate online application and payment of the application fee. The applicant must check the eligibility criteria for each channel through which they wish to apply.
A. Yes, only if you are applying through the SCB channel.
A. The mode of IISER 2021 is computer-based (online).
A. The IISER 2021 question paper will be available in Hindi & English languages. Candidates will be able to choose as per their preference.
A. Yes, you will be eligible to apply for IISER 2021.