IISER Admission Exam

Dec. 13, 2017
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research

IISER AdmissionIISER Admission 2018- Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) conducts admission into its five-year BS-MS degree programme. IISER admission is offered through three channels namely, KVPY, JEE Advanced and State and Central Board (SCB). The application form of IISER 2018 is likely to available in the fourth week of May. Candidates applying through KVPY and JEE Advanced will be offered direct admission while SCB candidates have to appear in the aptitude test to be conducted by IISER in the fourth week of June 2018. Candidates appearing in IISER aptitude test have to attempt multiple choice questions from Mathematics, Physics, and Biology. For each channel, the counselling and seat allotment will be done separately. Candidates can apply for IISER admission 2018 through more than one channel. Through IISER 2018 admission, the seven IISERs in Behrampur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and Tirupati will fill over 1208 seats. For complete details about IISER admission 2018 such as important dates, eligibility criteria, application form and more go through the article given below on this page.

 

IISER Admission 2018- Overview

Exam/Admission name
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Admission
Exam/ Admission category
Undergraduate
Exam/Admission level University
Conducting Body
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
Commonly known as
IISER Admission
Course offered
5-year BS-MS Degree programmes
Selection through
KVPY, JEE Advanced and SCB
Aptitude test duration (SCB candidates)
3 hours

IISER Important Dates 2018

The important dates of IISER 2018 are yet to be announced by IISER. The tentative dates of IISER given below in the table will be updated as soon as the official dates are announced by the institute:

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Important dates of IISER 2018

Channels
Events
Important dates
KVPY
Application form releases on
Fourth week of May 2018
Last date to fill application form
Second week of June 2018
Commencement of seat allocation
Third week of June 2018
JEE Advanced
Application form releases on
Third week of June 2018
Last date to fill application form
Second week of June 2018
Commencement of seat allocation
Second week of July 2018
SCB
Application form releases on
Fourth week of May 2018
Last date to fill application form
Third week of June 2018
Availability of IISER admit card
Third week of June 2018
IISER aptitude test
Fourth week of June 2018
Result announcement
First week of July 2018
Seat allocation begins on
First week of July 2018

IISER Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria of IISER 2018 consist the norms laid down for admission. As per IISER eligibility criteria, candidates will be admitted to IISER through any of the three following three channels:

KVPY channel- Candidates must have a valid KVPY fellowship starting from 2018-19.

JEE Advanced channel- Candidates in General category have to secure a rank within 10000 JEE Advanced 2018 rank list. For candidates belonging to reserved category (OBC-NC, SC, ST, PD), their category rank in JEE Advanced 2018 should be within 10000.

State and Central Board (SCB) channel- Candidates applying through SCB channel must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Candidates must qualify Class 12 or equivalent examination in science stream in the year 2017 or must be appearing in 2018.

  • Candidates must pass class 12 with marks equal or above the cut off percentage in their respective boards.

  • There is a 5% relaxation for candidates belonging to OBC- NCL and PwD categories.

  • Candidates also have to appear and qualify in the Aptitude Test of IISER.

  • The cut-off percentage for Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Kashmiri Migrants (KM) candidates in class 12 is 55%.


IISER Application Form 2018

The application form of IISER 2018 will be available online for all the three channels. Candidates can apply for admission through more than one channel. However, they will need to fill IISER application form separately for each channel. The application fee of IISER 2018 for General and OBC- NC category is Rs. 2000 and Rs. 1000 for Kashmiri Migrants, SC/ST, and physically handicapped candidates. To successfully register for IISER 2018 admission students have to follow the steps given below:

Step 1) Online registration

Step 2) Filling details in IISER application form 2018

Step 3) Uploading of scanned copies of passport sized photograph and mark sheet

Step 4) Payment of application fee

Step 5) Print out of duly submitted IISER 2018 application form
 


IISER Exam Centres 2018

Candidates applying for IISER admission through SCB channel have to appear in the aptitude test to be conducted in over 18 cities across India. Applicants have to enter their choices for the city where the candidate wishes to write the aptitude test at the time of filling the application form. A single city may have multiple IISER exam centres for the aptitude test. The name and address of IISER exam centre 2018 will be mentioned on the hall ticket. If IISER is unable to conduct the examination in any of the exam centre of IISER due to unforeseen reasons, candidates will be allotted an alternate centre.
 


IISER Admit Card 2018

The hall ticket of IISER 2018 for the aptitude test will be available online in the third week of June. To download IISER hall ticket candidates have to login to their account. IISER admit card will consist the exam schedule, name and address of the exam centre allotted to candidates among other details. Before taking a print out of the admit card of IISER, students must check all the details mentioned on it. It is mandatory to carry IISER hall ticket 2018 to the allotted centre on the examination day.
 


IISER Exam Pattern 2018

The exam pattern of IISER consist details about the overall structure of the aptitude test. Candidates appearing in the aptitude test must be familiar with IISER exam pattern 2018. The exam pattern of IISER 2018 is given in the table below:

Particular

Details

Subjects

Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics

Type of questions

Multiple-choice questions

Number of questions

15 questions in each subject

Marking scheme

Correct response- +3
Incorrect response- -1

No response- 0


IISER Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of IISER 2018 consist the topics from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology for the aptitude test. Candidates appearing in IISER aptitude test must be familiar with the syllabus and study accordingly. Check subject wise syllabus of IISER from the table given below:

Syllabus of IISER

Subject

Units

Mathematics

Sets, Trigonometric functions, Relations and functions, Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Inverse trigonometric functions, Linear inequalities, Binomial theorem, Permutations and combinations, Conic sections, Sequences and series, Limits and derivatives, Straight lines, Determinants, Introduction to three dimensional geometry, statistics, mathematical reasoning, Probability, Matrices, Application of derivatives, Integrals, Vectors, Application of integrals, Linear programming, Three dimensional geometry

Physics

Kinematics, Communication systems, Physical world and measurement, Nuclei, Laws of motion, Electronic devices, Work, energy & power, Atoms, Motion of systems of particles and rigid body, Dual nature of radiation and matter, Gravitation, Optics, Properties of bulk matter, Electromagnetic waves, Thermodynamics, Alternating current, Behaviour of perfect gas and kinetic energy, Electromagnetic induction, Oscillations, Magnetic effect of current and magnetism, Waves, Current electricity, Electrostatics

Chemistry

Some Basic Concept of Chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, States of Matter, Equilibrium, Thermodynamics, Hydrogen, The s-block Elements, Environmental Chemistry, Surface chemistry, The p-block elements, Chemical Kinetics, The p-block Elements, Solutions, General principles and processes of isolation of elements, The d- & f-block elements, Hydrocarbons, Coordination compounds, Electrochemistry, Alcohols, phenols and ethers,, Aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids, Organic compounds containing nitrogens, Biomolecules, Redox Reactions, Polymers, Chemistry in everyday life, Some Basic Principles and Techniques, The solid state, Haloalkanes and haloarene.

Biology

Diversity in the living world, Cell structure and function, Genetics and evolution, Plant Physiology, Biotechnology and its application, Ecology and environment, Human Physiology, Reproduction, Structural organization in animals and plants, Biology and human welfare.


IISER Answer Key 2018

The answer key of IISER 2018 will be published after the completion of the aptitude test. IISER answer key will be available online in pdf format and it will consist correct answers to all the questions asked in the aptitude test. With the help of IISER 2018 answer key test takers can cross-check their responses and calculate the probable score. In case any discrepancy is found in the answer key it candidates can raise objection against it. The authority concerned will scrutinize all the objections and release the final IISER answer key online.
 


IISER Result 2018

The result of IISER 2018 of the aptitude test for candidates applying through SCB channel will be announced in the first week of July. IISER result 2018 will be available online and it will display the roll number of all the qualified candidates who have been offered seats at IISER. Along with IISER result, the offer letter will also be available and candidates have to download it by logging in to the application portal.
 


IISER Counselling 2018

The counselling of IISER 2018 will be conducted for candidates who have applied for admission through the three channels- KVPY, JEE Advanced and SCB. The counselling of IISER 2018 for the three channels will be done separately. Candidates who will be shortlisted for IISER counselling based on merit, total number of available seats and candidates preference. Shortlisted candidates have to take a print out of the offer letter and report in person for IISER 02018 counselling.
 


IISER Seat Allotment 2018

To participate in IISER seat allotment shortlisted candidates have to download offer letter and pay the Seat Acceptance Fee (SAF). During IISER 2018 seat allotment process, a maximum of 50% of the seats will be filled through KVPY and JEE channels. Remaining seats will be filled through the SCB channel. If there are any vacant seats from KVPY and JEE channels those will be added to SCB channel for allotment.
 


IISER Participating Institutes 2018

There are total seven participating institutes of IISER 2018 which will offer admission to eligible candidates through the three channels. The list of IISER participating institutes 2018 along with their total intake are given in the table below:

Participating institutes of IISER 2018

S.No.

Institute names

Number of seats

1

IISER Berhampur

100

2

IISER Bhopal

260

3

IISER Kolkata

200

4

IISER Mohali

200

5

IISER Pune

200

6

IISER Thiruvananthapuram

200

7

IISER Tirupati

125


Contact details

The Chairperson
Joint Admissions Committee 2018
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune
Dr Homi Bhabha Road, Pashan, Pune 411008
India

Phone: +91 020 2590 8222 (10 AM to 3 PM on weekdays)

Email: ask-jac@iiserpune.ac.in

Official website: https://www.iiseradmission.in/

Colleges accepting Admission

Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology
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Aravali College of Engineering and Management
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