IISER Admission 2014

IISER Admission 2014

To promote high quality scientific research and training, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India has set up five Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs)at Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune and Thiruvananthapuram.

To seek an admission to IISER, you should apply through at least one of the three channels.

  1. Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY): SA(2011)/SX(2012)/SB(2012)/SP(Passed class XII in 2012).
  2. Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2013: Students obtaining a minimum aggregate of 60% marks in class XII and securing a place in the rank list of Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) for the admission to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). For SC/ST/PD candidates the required percentage of aggregate marks* in class XII is 55%.
  3. State and Central Boards: Students who have passed class XII in 2013 or are appearing for class XII exam in 2014 in science stream with either
      • Aggregate marks* above or equal to the cut-off percentage declared by DST as eligibility for INSPIRE fellowship. For OBC (Non-Creamy layer)/PD category candidates, there is 5% relaxation in the DST cut-off. The cut-off for SC/ST candidates is 55% in class XII for all boards. or
      • Advisory note for the eligibility for Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE) under INSPIRE scheme.

(*) Aggregate marks = (Total marks obtained in all subjects x 100) / Maximum marks.

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Cut Offs & Resources

BS-MS Dual Degree Programme

It is a five year dual degree programme for bright and motivated students of science who have completed class XII. It integrates classroom learning with research and provides ample scope for multidisciplinary interactions.

Scholarships

  • BS-MS students are eligible for either KVPY or INSPIRE scholarship.

Key Features

  • Highly competent and motivated faculty in various disciplines with a passion for science.
  • Integrated undergraduate teaching with cutting edge research across disciplines.
  • Upcoming eco-friendly green campuses with appropriate infrastructure.
  • Library with online resources, books and research journals.
  • State of the art teaching and research facilities.
  • Sports and recreational facilities.
  • Hostel facility for all students.

IISER Admissions Cut Offs 2013

IISER Admissions Cut Offs 2013

IISER Cut-off marks percentage# for various boards 2013 (Minimum Marks Table)

Those candidates passing Class XII and who are recipients of the eligibility note, based on their performance in Class XII examination, from the school board for DST Inspire fellowship may also apply. Cut-off in this table does not apply to such students.

Board Class 12 %
Andhra Pradesh 95.70
Assam 77.60
Bihar 75.40
Chhattisgarh 79.00
Goa 84.70
Gujarat 87.60
Haryana 88.60
Himachal Pradesh 83.40
Jammu & Kashmir 88.80
Jharkhand 65.00
Karnataka 90.50
Kerala 94.40
Madhya Pradesh 87.20
Maharashtra 84.20
Manipur 81.00
Meghalaya 69.40
Mizoram 71.60
Nagaland 70.20
Orissa 76.70
Punjab 84.00
Rajasthan 81.00
Tamil Nadu 95.50
Tripura 71.00
Uttar Pradesh 78.40
Uttarakhand 71.20
West Bengal 82.60
CBSE 94.20
ICSE 94.20
Viswa-Bharathi 98.80
AMU Board 87.00

(#) % marks = ( Total marks obtained in all subjects X 100 ) / Maximum possible marks

Relaxation

  • For OBC (non-creamy) and PD, a 5% relaxation of the DST cut-off is tenable.
  • For SC/ST the cut-off is 55% in Class XII for all boards.

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IISER Admissions 2014 How to apply

IISER Admissions 2014 How to apply

IISER Applications 2014 for admission are to be submitted online at this website. Please follow the instructions for filling up the application form and other relevant details (as they become available shortly). There will be a non-refundable application fee of Rs.600/-(Rs.300/- for SC/ST).

IISER Online Application form will be available in April 2014.

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IISER Admissions 2014 Important dates

IISER Admissions 2014 Important dates

IISER Admissions 2014 Application – 01 Apr 2014

IISER Admissions 2014 Important dates will be available in April 2014. Please visit the page again for further updates. Tentative dates are given below.

KVPY JEE (Advanced) State and Central Boards
Receiving online applications 1st April – 3rd July 2014 26th June – 3rd July 2014 15th June – 8th July 2014
Counseling/Aptitude Test 8th July 2014 8th July 2014 20th July 2014
Last date for receiving admission fees 16th July 2014 16th July 2014 29th July 2014

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IISER Admissions 2014 Apply Through KVPY

Admissions to BS-MS Dual Degree Programme 2014

Guidelines for KVPY stream applicants for filling the Application Form

Following steps are required to complete Online Application Process

  1. (Before you start filling up online application form, keep a jpg file of your recent passport size photograph for uploading in the form. The file size should not be more than 100 KB and the file name should be of alphanumeric characters only, without any gap, dot or any other character in between.)
    • Item Number 1: Full Name as in your Class 10 board examination certificate.
    • Item Number 2: Date of birth as in your Class 10 board examination certificate.
    • Item Number 3: Gender.
    • Item Number 4: Category under which you seek admission (GE/SC/ST/OBC).

    (Applicants seeking admission under any of the reserved categories SC, ST, and OBC (non-creamy) must produce appropriate category certificate at the time of counseling. Applicants seeking admission under OBC category must belong to non-creamy layer of the Central List of Government of India. These candidates must obtain non-creamy layer certificate issued by appropriate authority after March 31, 2014 only on the prescribed format. This format is available on this web-site.

    • Item Number 5: Check the box if belong to PD category.
    • Item Number 6: Select Class 12 passing year.
    • Item Number 7: Name of parent / guardian.
    • Item Number 8: Address for communication.
    • Item Number 9: PIN code.
    • Item Number 10: Phone / Mobile Number.
    • Item Number 11: Email address.
    • Item Number 12: Your KVPY Seat Number (Applicants of SP stream should write their KVPY Application Number)
    • Item Number 13: IISER where you would like to go for counseling (any one).
    • Item Number 14: Your choice of IISER for admission.

    (Select all five IISERs in order of preference. Applications with incomplete selection will not be accepted by the system.)

  2. Some characters are not accepted in the form. These are: Single quote ( ‘ ), Double quote( ” ) and backslash ( \ ). The form will be returned back for correction if these characters are found on the application form.
  3. After submission of all the details, preview the form.
  4. If you are not fully satisfied, then use edit button and revise/modify the Online Application Form entries.
  5. After you are satisfied that all the entries are correct, click on the submit button on the preview screen.
  6.  After this submission, you will be given your Application Number and your Login Password to login to the admission website. You will be using this password for all subsequent access to the admission website.
    (If you forget your password, go to Applicants Login page and click Forgot Password link. Password will be sent to you by email.)
  7. You will be prompted to get a bank-pay-in slip. Print this slip and go to any branch of State Bank of India, in the next working day, to pay application fee. Write down the Bank Branch Code and date of deposition on the pay-in-slip. The application fee for GE and OBC candidates is Rs. 600/- (Rs. 300/- for SC / ST categories)
    (add Rs. 20/- as bank charges).
    (Do not tamper the barcode printed on the bank-pay-in slip.)
  8. While accepting the application fee, the bank official will give a Unique Journal Number on your pay-in-slip.
    (Please check that the bank official has entered the Unique Journal Number on the counter foil of your pay-in-slip).
  9. Go to the Applicants Login page. You will be asked your Application Number and the Password to login.
  10. Enter the Unique Journal Number given by the Bank on your pay-in-slip, Bank Branch Code and the date of deposition and submit.
  11. On Applicants Login, you will be prompted to upload your passport size photograph. Only jpg file format is accepted by the system. The file size should not be more than 100 KB and the file name should be of alphanumeric characters only, without any gap, dot or any other character in between. Browse through your computer and upload your recent passport size photograph.
  12. On successful completion of steps 9 to 11 mentioned above, you will be prompted to get your completed application. Print it on a good quality A4 size paper and keep it along with the counter foil of bank pay-in-slip safely. These documents will be required at the time of counseling.
    (If you are not satisfied with the quality of your photograph, go to the previous step and upload another photograph.)
  13. The candidate and his/her parent/guardian should read the undertaking very carefully and should sign at the bottom of the PRINTED application. When called for counseling, bring this completed application form and counterfoil of bank pay-in-slip for verification.
    (Do not tamper the barcode printed on the application form.)
  14. The application form link below opens the APPLICATION FORM in a new window and you can refer back to this instruction page if you so desire.

IISER Online Application 2014

Online Application will be available from April 2014.

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IISER Admissions 2014 Apply Through IIT JEE (JEE Advanced)

IISER Admissions 2014 Apply Through IIT JEE (JEE Advanced)

Details for IISER Admissions 2014 application through IIT JEE (JEE Advanced) will be updated in April 2014. Please visit the page again for further updates. Tentative information is given below.

Admissions to 5-Year Dual Degree BS-MS Programme

Guidelines for JEE Advanced 2014 applicants for filling the Application Form

Following steps are required to complete Online Application Process

  1. You will be asked to fill up following items in the application form.
    (Before you start filling up online application form, keep a jpg file of your recent passport size photograph for uploading in the form. The file size should not be more than 100 kb and the file name should be of alphanumeric characters only, without any gap, dot or any other character in between.)
    • Item Number 1: Full Name as in your Class 10 board examination certificate.
    • Item Number 2: Date of birth as in your Class 10 board examination certificate.
    • Item Number 3: Gender.
    • Item Number 4: Category under which you seek admission. JEE Advanced 2014 provides rank list under following categories: GE, OBC (non-creamy), SC, ST, GE PD, OBC PD, SC PD and ST PD. You must select the category which you have mentioned in your JEE Advanced 2014 application. Incorrect selection of category will invalidate the application for admission to IISER.
      (Applicants seeking admission under any of the reserved categories SC, ST, and OBCmust produce appropriate category certificate at the time of counseling. Additionally, applicants seeking admission under OBC category must also obtain non-creamy layer certificate issued by appropriate authority after March 31, 2014.)
      (In each institute 3% of seats in every category are reserved for PD candidates. For any category of disability (viz., locomotor, visual, dyslexia, speech, and/or hearing) benefit would be given to those who have at least 40% physical impairment. Leprosy-cured candidates who are otherwise fit to pursue the course are also included in this category.)
    • Item Number 5: Select Class 12 passing year.
    • Item Number 6: Name of parent / guardian.
    • Item Number 7: Address for communication.
    • Item Number 8: PIN code.
    • Item Number 9: Phone / Mobile Number.
    • Item Number 10: Email address.
    • Item Number 11: Your JEE Advanced 2014 Registration Number
    • Item Number 12: IISER where you would like to go for counseling (any one).
    • Item Number 13: Your choice of IISER for admission.
      (Select all five IISERs in order of preference. Applications with incomplete selection will not be accepted by the system.)
  2. Some characters are not accepted in the form. These are: Single quote ( ‘ ), Double quote( ” ) and backslash ( \ ). The form will be returned back for correction if these characters are found on the application form.
  3. After submission of all the details, preview the form.
  4. If you are not fully satisfied, then use edit button and revise/modify the Online Application Form entries.
  5. After you are satisfied that all the entries are correct, click on the submit button on the preview screen.
  6. After this submission, you will be given your Application Number and your Login Password to login to the admission website. You will be using this password for all subsequent access to the admission website.
    (If you forget your password, go to Applicants Login page and click Forgot Password link. Password will be sent to you by email. )
  7. You will be prompted to get a bank-pay-in slip. Print this slip and go to any branch of State Bank of India to pay application fee. Write down the Bank Branch Code and date of deposition on the pay-in-slip The application fee is Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- for SC / ST categories) (add Rs.50/- as bank charges).
    (Do not tamper the barcode printed on the bank-pay-in slip.)
  8. While accepting the application fee, the bank official will give a Unique Journal Number on your pay-in-slip.
    (Please check that the bank official has entered the Unique Journal Number on the counter foil of your pay-in-slip. )
  9. Go to the Applicants Login page. You will be asked your Application Number and the Password to login.
  10. Enter the Unique Journal Number given by the Bank on your pay-in-slip, Bank Branch Code and the date of deposition and submit.
  11. On Applicants Login, you will be prompted to upload your passport size photograph. Only jpg file format is accepted by the system. The file size should not be more than 100 kb and the file name should be of alphanumeric characters only, whthout any gap, dot or any other character in between. Browse through your computer and upload your recent passport size photograph.
  12. On successful completion of steps 9 to 11 mentioned above, you will be prompted to get your completed application. Print it on a good quality A4 size paper and keep it along with the counter foil of bank pay-in-slip safely. These documents will be required at the time of counselling.
    (If you are not satisfied with the quality of your photograph, go to the previous step and upload another photograph.)
  13. The candidate and his/her parent/guardian should sign at the bottom of the PRINTED application. When called for counseling bring this completed application form and counterfoil of bank pay-in-slip for verification.
    (Do not tamper the barcode printed on the application form.)
  14. The application form link below opens the APPLICATION FORM in a new window and you can refer back to this instruction page if you so desire.

IISER Online Application 2014

Online Application will be available from April 2014.

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IISER Admissions 2014 Apply Through Boards

Guidelines for State and Central Boards applicants for filling the Application Form

Applicants seeking admission under State/Central Boards channel should look at the minimum cut-off marks criteria of eligibility. If their marks in class 12 boards are less than the cut-off marks specified in the MINIMUM MARKS TABLE  (Take total of marks obtained in all subjects to calculate percentage of marks) then their application will not be accepted. Here the terms Total Marks obtained & Maximum possible marks means the total marks obtained in all the subjects in which the candidate has appeared and corresponding maximum marks in all possible subjects as indicated in the transcript. This interpretation is irrespective of any other presumptions, assumptions, considerations, declarations, explanation, and interpretation given by the boards or any other body written or otherwise.

Following three exemptions are applicable to this criterion:

  1. The cut-off for SC/ST is 55% for all boards.
  2. For OBC (non-creamy) and PD, a 5% relaxation of the DST cut-off is tenable.
  3. Those candidates passing Class XII in 2013 and who are recipients of the eligibility note, based on their performance in Class XII examination, from the school board for DST INSPIRE Fellowship may also apply. Cut-off in the above link does not apply to such students.

NOTE: Eligibility does not imply that you will be called for counseling or test. Only the shortlisted candidates

will be issued the call letter.

Following steps are required to complete Online Application Process

  1. You will be asked to fill up following items in the application form. (Before you start filling up online application form, keep a jpg file of your recent passport size photograph for uploading in the form. The file size should not be more than 100 KB and the file name should be of alphanumeric characters only, without any gap, dot or any other character in between.)
    • Item Number 1: Full Name as in your Class X board examination certificate.
    • Item Number 2: Date of birth as in your Class X board examination certificate.
    • Item Number 3: Gender.
    • Item Number 4: Category under which you seek admission.

    Following categories for you to choose from: GE, SC, ST, OBC-NC, GE-PD, SC-PD, ST-PD, OBC-NC-PD.

    Incorrect selection of category will invalidate the application for admission to IISER.

    (Applicants seeking admission under any of the reserved categories SC, ST, and OBC (non-creamy) must produce appropriate category certificate at the time of counseling. Applicants seeking admission under OBC category must belong to non-creamy layer of the Central List of Government of India. These candidates must obtain non-creamy layer certificate issued by appropriate authority after March 31, 2014 only on the prescribed format. This format is available on this web-site.

    • Item Number 5: Select Class XII passing year.
    • Item Number 6: Select board under which you took Class XII examination.
    • Item Number 7: Roll Number of class XII board examination.
    • Item Number 8: Marks obtained in class XII board examination (Give only percentage marks. Do not add % sign).
    • Item Number 9: Recipient of the eligibility note from the school board for DST Inspire Fellowship. (Yes / No) (Must produce note from the school board for DST Inspire Fellowship at the time of counseling.)
    • Item Number 10: Name of parent / guardian.
    • Item Number 11: Address for communication.
    • Item Number 12: PIN code.
    • Item Number 13: Phone / Mobile Number.
    • Item Number 14: Email address.
    • Item Number 15: Select Language for Aptitude Test.
    • Item Number 16: IISER where you would like to go for counseling.
    • Item Number 17: Your choice of IISER for admission.

    (Select all five IISERs in order of preference. Applications with incomplete selection will not be accepted by the system.)

  2. Some characters are not accepted in the form. These are: Single quote ( ‘ ), Double quote( ” ) and backslash ( \ ). The form will be returned back for correction if these characters are found on the application form.
  3. After submission of all the details, preview the form.
  4. If you are not fully satisfied, then use edit button and revise/modify the Online Application Form entries.
  5. After you are satisfied that all the entries are correct, click on the submit button on the preview screen.
  6. After this submission, you will be given your Application Number and your Login Password to login to the admission website. You will be using this password for all subsequent access to the admission website. (If you forget your password, go to Applicants Login page and click Forgot Password link. Password will be sent to you by email.)
  7. You will be prompted to get a bank-pay-in slip. Print this slip and go to any branch of State Bank of India, in the next working day, to pay application fee. Write down the Bank Branch Code and date of deposition on the pay-in-slip. The application fee for GE and OBC candidates is Rs. 600/- (Rs. 300/- for SC / ST categories) (add Rs. 20/- as bank charges). (Do not tamper the barcode printed on the bank-pay-in slip.)
  8. While accepting the application fee, the bank official will give a Unique Journal Number on your pay-in-slip. (Please check that the bank official has entered the Unique Journal Number on the counter foil of your pay-in- slip).
  9. Go to the Applicants Login page. You will be asked your Application Number and the Password to login.
  10. Enter the Unique Journal Number given by the Bank on your pay-in-slip, Bank Branch Code and the date of deposition and submit.
  11. On Applicants Login, you will be prompted to upload your passport size photograph. Only jpg file format is accepted by the system. The file size should not be more than 100 KB and the file name should be of alphanumeric characters only, without any gap, dot or any other character in between. Browse through your computer and upload your recent passport size photograph.
  12. On successful completion of steps 9 to 11 mentioned above, you will be prompted to get your completed application. Print it on a good quality A4 size paper and keep it along with the counter foil of bank pay-in-slip safely. These documents will be required at the time of counseling. (If you are not satisfied with the quality of your photograph, go to the previous step and upload another photograph.)
  13. The candidate and his/her parent/guardian should read the undertaking very carefully and should sign at the bottom of the PRINTED application. When called for counseling, bring this completed application form and counterfoil of bank pay-in-slip for verification. (Do not tamper the barcode printed on the application form.)
  14. The application form link below opens the APPLICATION FORM in a new window and you can refer back to this instruction page if you so desire.

IISER Online Application 2014

Online Application will be available from April 2014.

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IISER Admissions 2014 – IISER Aptitude Test 2014 Syllabus

IISER Aptitude Test 2014 Syllabus

IISER Aptitude Test Mathematics Syllabus

  • Sets
  • Relations and functions
  • Trigonometric Functions
  • Inverse Trigonometric Functions
  • Principle of Mathematical Induction
  • Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations
  • Linear Inequalities
  • Permutations 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
  • Application of Derivatives
  • Integrals
  • Applications of integrals
  • Differential equations
  • Vectors
  • Three dimensional geometry
  • Linear Programming

IISER Aptitude Test Physics Syllabus

  • Physical World and Measurement
  • 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 and kinetic energy
  • 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

IISER Aptitude Test Chemistry Syllabus

  • Some Basic Concept 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 processes of isolation of elements
  • The p-block elements
  • The d- & f-block elements
  • Coordination compounds
  • Haloalkanes and haloarenes
  • Alcohols, phenols and ethers
  • Aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids
  • Organic compounds containing nitrogens
  • Biomolecules
  • Polymers
  • Chemistry in everyday life

IISER Aptitude Test Biology Syllabus

  • Diversity in the living world
  • Structural organization 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

* Syllabus follows a general guideline of NCERT syllabus for class XI and XII

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IISER Admissions 2014 – IISER Aptitude Test 2014 Model Paper 1

IISER Admissions 2014 – IISER Aptitude Test 2014 Model Paper 1

IISER Aptitude Test Model Paper

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IISER Admissions 2014 – IISER Aptitude Test 2014 Model Paper 2

IISER Admissions 2014 – IISER Aptitude Test 2014 Model Paper 2

IISER Aptitude Test Model Paper

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