IISC 2024 Application Form, Syllabus, Exam Dates, Pattern & Eligibility

Indian Institute of Science or IISC offers admission into the IISC via various national level entrance exams like EE Main, JEE Advanced, NEET, CEED, UGC NET, KVPY, etc. IISC has multiple courses in various fields like chemistry, physics, etc. In this article, we will discuss IISC Application Form, Syllabus, Eligibility, etc.

IISC 2024 Important Date

For UG Courses

Submit the online application for IIScFebruary 2024
Last date to submit the application form (B.Sc Research)September 2024
The date for the first set of admissions for (KVPY, IIT JEE Main, IIT JEE Advanced, NEET)September to October 2024
Dates to have the additional offer for admissions and seat allotment:September 2024
The date for commencing for the course:September 2024

For PG & Ph.D. Courses

The application form starts from:February 2024
Submission of application form for PG (M.Tech including sponsored M.Tech /M Des /M.Mgmt Programme)March 202
Last extended date of submission of application form for M.Tech program (For Armed Forces only)April 2024
Last extended date for online application submission of Research Programmes [Integrated Ph.D/M.Tech (Research)/Ph.D (including ERPApril 2024
Last extended of receipt of the printed version of Sponsored/ERP applicationsApril 2024

Interview Schedule (No Aptitude Test/ GD-PI/ Interview will be held)

M Tech/ M Des programmes aptitude testTo Be Announced Later
M.Mgt GD & Interview roundsTo Be Announced Later
M.Tech program (sponsored by ISRO, NAL, etc)To Be Announced Later
M Tech program (sponsored by Defence & DRDO)To Be Announced Later
Interdisciplinary courses
Research Programmes
Integrated Ph.D. program

Courses offered through IISc Admission 2024

Master of Science in Engineering

InstrumentationCentre for Sustainable Technologies
Management StudiesCentre for Product Design & Manufacturing
Mechanical EngineeringSuper Computer Education & Research Centre
Centre for Earth Sciences

Master of Engineering in

Civil EngineeringMicroelectronic Systems
Signal ProcessingSystems Science & Automation
Materials EngineeringComputer Science & Engineering
Aerospace EngineeringElectrical Communication Engineering
Mechanical EngineeringM Tech in Electronics Design & Technology
Electrical Engineering

Master of Technology in

InstrumentationComputational Science
Climate ScienceTransportation and Infrastructure Engineering

Other PG and Ph.D. Courses

  • Master of Science in Chemical Engineering/Civil Engineering
  • Master of Design in Product Design & Engineering
  • Doctor of Medicine in Biochemistry
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics/ Neuroscience

Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria that the candidate must have to participate in the examination, which is as follows-

Undergraduate Courses

  • Candidates who have passed their class 12th or equivalent exam with Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics are eligible for Undergraduate Courses with 60% or equivalent grade (relaxed to pass class for SC/ST candidates)
  • JEE Scores are required by the candidates

Post Graduate Courses (M.Tech/M.Sc)

  • Candidate holding a Bachelor’s in BE/ B.Tech degree in a relevant discipline is required
  • GATE scores are required by the candidates

For Post Graduate Courses (M.Mgt)

  • The candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering/technology and a valid GATE, CAT, or GMAT scores is also required

IISC 2024 Registration Form

The following are the steps that you can follow to register for the IISC entrance examination-

  • The registration for IISC can be done online
  • visit the official website of the IISC- https://ug.iisc.ac.in/
  • Click on the Registration button followed by clicking on the signup button
  • Now, signup using mobile number, email, name, and other important details
  • Confirm your registration using an email sent to you from IISC
  • Now login to your website and click on the registration form
  • Fill the form using correct details followed by uploading the document mentioned below
  • Now payment page appears, you can pay the application fee using UPI, Credit/debit card, net banking, etc.
  • After paying the application fee, download the Payment confirmation followed by a printout of the filled application form for future use

Application Fee

The application fee for IISC is as follows-

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UG Programme

CategoryApplication Fee
GN/ OBC/ KNRs.500/-
Sc/ ST/ PWDRs.250/-

PG/Ph.D. Programs

CategoryApplication Fee
GN/ OBC/ KNRs.800/-
Sc/ ST/ PWDRs.400/-
ERP CandidatesRs.2000/-
Sponsored candidates from DefenceRs.800/-

Documents Required for IISC application

  • Colored photograph
  • Signature on white background with black/ blue ink pen
  • First and last pages of passport in case nationality is not Indian
  • Mark sheets/ grade cards from class 10th onwards
  • Caste certificate for SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL candidates
  • Disability certificates for PWD candidates
  • INMO certificate issued by NBHM for B.Stat/ B.Math, if applicable
  • GATE score card for M.Tech CS/ CRS, if applicable

IISC Selection Process

The selection process of IISC will be based on the national-level entrance examination. The candidate must go through the entrance examination of the course to get admission also the candidate must meet the minimum cut-off mark decided by the institute. After clearing the entrance exam and meeting minimum cut-off marks. The candidate will have to go through a Personal interview which will test the candidate’s personality and knowledge about the subject.

IISC Cut-off

Cut-off mark is the minimum mark or score that is required by the candidate to take admission into the institute. The cut-off mark depends on many different factors like no of participants, availability of seats, the difficulty of the examination, etc.

IISC Merit List

The Merit List of the IISC will be released on the official website of IISC. In the merit list, all the selected candidates for their respective courses will be displayed. The candidate mentioned on the list will have to further participate in the admission session organized by the institutes.  

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