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Admission to UG in Science (Research) at IIS is open till 30 Apr

The Indian Institute of Science, a leading institution of higher learning with a strong tradition of research, offers a iisc-bangalorefour-year Bachelor of Science (Research) Programme which is designed as a balanced blend of core science and interdisciplinary topics to serve as a platform for attractive career opportunities in academia and industry. Students who complete the requirements for the award of the Bachelor of Science (Research) degree will have the option of getting a Master of Science degree by studying at the Institute for a fifth year. Applications are invited for admission to the four-year undergraduate programme at the Institute.  Eligibility, selection criteria and other details are available at the website http://www.iisc.ernet.in/ug

 ELIGIBILITY

Candidates who have completed their II PUC / 12th Standard in 2014 and those who are expecting to complete their II PUC / 12th Standard  in 2015 are eligible to apply.  The candidates must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematicsas main subjects during their II PUC / 12th Standard. Candidates who have studied Biology, Statistics, Electronics, Computer Science, etc., in addition to Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are also eligible to apply. The candidates must have secured a first class or 60% or equivalent grade (relaxed to pass class for SC/ST candidates) in the II PUC / 12th Standard examination.

 SELECTION

Based on the merit list of one of the following national examinations:  KVPY-SA  [appeared in 2013 and selected for  the Fellowship],  KVPY-SB [appeared in 2014 and selected for  the Fellowship], KVPY-SX [appeared in 2014 and selected for  the Fellowship], KVPY Fellows selected through the Empowerment Initiative for SC/ST candidates, IIT-JEE-Main [appearing in 2015 and securing a minimum of 60% (GN), 54% (OBC-NCL), 30% (SC/ST/PH)], IIT-JEE-Advanced [appearing in 2015 and securing a  minimum of 60% (GN), 54% (OBC-NCL), 30%  (SC/ST/PH)],  and AIPMT [appearing in 2015 and securing a minimum of 60% (GN), 54% (OBC-NCL), 30% (SC/ST/PH)].

Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/Physically-Handicapped (PH) and Kashmiri-Migrant (KM) candidates: As per Government of India regulations.

HOW TO APPLY

(a) Application Forms (available only online):

The online application may be prepared and submitted by accessing the IISc website www.iisc.ernet.in/ug  with effect from 02.02.2015. The application fee is Rs. 500/- for GN/OBC/KM candidates and Rs. 250/- for SC/ST/PH categories.

(b) Payment of the Application Fee:

Mode of payment options available are: (1) Online Payment – Net-banking, Visa Card/ Master Card, Debit/Credit Cards. (2) Offline Payment – SBI Bank branches accept Challan payment across the country.  The bank service charge is extra (to be borne by the applicants).

Commencement of submission of online applications 02.02.2015
Last date for submission of  online applications 30.04.2015

 

Source: IISc

Date: Feb 2, 2015