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IISc Bangalore announces Postgraduate and Research Programs (M.Tech and PhD) Admission 2021

IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission 2021 – 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 2021-22

Read further for more details on IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission 2021

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 2021 Important Dates

Opens for online submission of applications

22nd February 2021

Last date for online submission of online applications

31st March 2021

Eligibility Criteria for IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission 2021

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.
  • Graduates of any course with a minimum duration of FOUR years, from any Centrally Funded Technical Institution with a minimum CGPA of 8.5 out of 10 or its equivalent with GATE score / NET JRF (for Ph D only).
  • 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

  • The GATE/GPAT/NET JRF/another National entrance exam should be valid as on 02 August 2021. 2.
  • NET JRF includes – Joint CSIR-UGC NET for JRF; UGC-NET for JRF; DBT JRF; ICMR JRF; JEST; NBHM Screening Test 2021; 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 2019 / 2020 / 2021 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 2019/ 2020/ 2021 or CEED 2021 score as on 02 August 2021 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 2019/ 2020/ 2021 or CAT 2020 or GMAT scores as on 02 August 2021 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. Further, the candidate should have completed two years of full-time employment in the current organization after completion of the degree.
  • The candidates must be officially sponsored by their employing organizations and compulsorily fill an online application form and submit the printed version, in duplicate, on or before 05 April 2021.

IISc Bangalore PG & Research Program Admission 2021 Application Process

  • 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.
  • The applicants are advised to visit the website www.iisc.ac.in/admissions and admission portal regularly for admission related updates. 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 2021 score for all the four disciplines, and those cleared JEST 2021 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

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