Indian Institute of Science Bangalore announces PG/ PhD Program Admission 2022, Apply Now

IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission – Indian Institute of Science Bangalore has invited applications from eligible applicants for admissions to regular (1) Research Programmes [Ph D / M Tech (Research)] (2) Course Programmes [M Tech/M Des/M Mgt], (3) Integrated Ph D Programmes, and to (4) Ph D under External Registration Programme for the academic year 2022-23


Read further for more details on IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission 2022

 

Course Offered

  • Research Programs [Ph D / M Tech (Research)]
  • M Tech/Master of Design (M Des) in Product Design and Engineering /Master of Management (M Mgt) Programmes
  • Integrated Ph D Programs
  • Ph D under External Registration Program 

 

IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission Dates 2022

  • Opens for online submission of applications: 25th February 2022
  • Last date for online submission of online applications: 22nd March 2022

 

IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission Eligibility Criteria 2022

For Research Programs – Ph D/M Tech (Research)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ 4-year Bachelor of Science with a Valid GATE score / NET JRF is mandatory.
  • Master’s degree in Science / Master’s degree in Economics, Geography, Psychology, Management, Commerce, Operations Research, Computer Science/ Application with Valid GATE score / NET JRF is mandatory.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering / Technology / Architecture/ Agriculture / Pharmacy / Veterinary Sciences with valid GATE score / NET JRF/GPAT
  • MS/MBA (post-BE/B Tech/M Sc) – (applicable for the department of Management Studies/Ecological Sciences) with valid GATE score / NET JRF.
  • MBBS/MD with GATE score / NET JRF.
  • B Pharm with Valid GPAT score / JRF.
  • B.E./B.Tech. equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MoE/UPSC/AICTE with Valid GATE score / NET JRF is mandatory.

Notes 

  • GATE/GPAT/NET JRF/another National entrance exam should be valid as on 02 August 2022. 2.
  • NET JRF includes – Joint CSIR-UGC NET for JRF; UGC-NET for JRF; DBT JRF; ICMR JRF; JEST; NBHM Screening Test 2022; INSPIRE. Applicant must be qualified for Junior Research fellowship(JRF) to be eligible to apply through NET JRF mode

For M. Tech Programs

  • Applicants possessing a minimum of Second Class or equivalent in a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field of Engineering / Technology or *B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MoE/UPSC/AICTE (e.g AMIE by Institutions of Engineers) or Master’s degree in Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Statistics, Geology, Instrumentation, Electronics, Computer Applications as applicable to individual departments/programmes with a valid GATE score are eligible to apply.

For Master of Design (M. Des) 

  • Applicants possessing a minimum of the second class in Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology Design / Architecture with valid GATE 2022/2022 or CEED 2022 score as on 02 August 2022 are eligible to apply.

For Master of Management (M. Mgt)

  • Applicants possessing a minimum of first-class or equivalent in Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology or equivalent with a valid GATE/ 2022 or CAT 2020 or GMAT scores as on 02 August 2022 are eligible to apply.

For Integrated PhD Programs

  • A minimum of first-class or equivalent in Bachelor’s or an equivalent degree in Physical, Chemical or Biological Sciences (including Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary Sciences and Agricultural Sciences) or A minimum of first-class or equivalent in BE/B Tech degree.
  • A minimum of first-class or equivalent in B Sc or equivalent degree with Chemistry/ Physics/ Mathematics as one of the subjects or BE/B Tech or equivalent degree.

For Ph D under External Registration Program (ERP)

  • The educational qualifications remain the same as for the regular candidates. Qualifying in one of the national entrance tests like CSIR-UGC NET for JRF, UGC-NET for JRF, DBT JRF, ICMR JRF, GATE, NBHM is desirable but not mandatory.
  • The candidates must be officially sponsored by their employing organizations and compulsorily fill an online application form and submit the printed

 

IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission Application Process 2022

  • Eligible applicants can apply online only through the official website www.iisc.ac.in. The candidates are desirous to seek admission to be required to apply online. Only those applicants, who apply online before the last date and satisfy the eligibility criteria, will be considered for admission.
  • Read all instructions regarding filling up online forms, and relevant information are available on the University website.
  • Applicants are also advised to visit the department website to which they are applying to familiarize themselves with complete admission related matters, areas of research, etc. 

 

Application Fee

  • For General / OBC / EWS Category/ Sponsored candidates – Rs. 800/-
  • For SC / ST / PwD Category – Rs. 400/-
  • For ERP candidates (all categories) – Rs.2000/-
  • Mode of Payment -Online through debit card/credit card/net banking

 

Selection Procedure

For Research Programs [Ph.D / M.Tech (Research)

  • Candidates are shortlisted for an online interview based on their performance in the National Entrance Test and/or the qualifying degree. The selection is based on the performance in the interview (in some of the departments, an aptitude test/preliminary interview will precede the interview/Final Interview).

For M.Tech Programs

  • M.Tech programmes schedule for online written test and online interview

For Master of Design (M.Des) 

  • Candidates will be shortlisted for an online design aptitude test and an interview based on the GATE / CEED score as per the schedule given on the IISc website under Important Dates. Selection will be based on 70% GATE / CEED + 30% performance in the online design aptitude test and interview. 
  • The announcement of the results and issue of admission offers for candidates based on GATE score will be through COAP, and for those based on CEED offer letters will be sent directly to the candidates by the Institute. Therefore, the candidates with GATE are required to register on COAP

For Master of Management (M.Mgt)

  • Candidates will be short-listed for online interviews based on GATE / CAT / GMAT scores as per the schedule given on the IISc website under Important Dates. Selection will be based on 15% (GATE / CAT / GMAT scores) + 15% UG performance + 30% Communication skill + 40% performance in online interview.

For Integrated PhD Programs

  • Candidates will be shortlisted for an online interview based on their JAM 2022 score for all the four disciplines, and those cleared JEST 2022 for Physical Sciences. Selection for (a) Chemical Sciences will be based on the performance in the interview; (b) Biological, Physical and Mathematical Sciences will be based on combined performance in the qualifying examination and online interview.

For PhD under ERP

  • Selection will be based on the performance in an Online Interview

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website