BS and MS Earth and Environmental Sciences Dual Degree
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
(Also known as: IISER Bhopal)
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|IISER Aptitude Test||01 Jul, 2021 - 31 Aug, 2021||Application - KVPY channel | Mode: Online|
|01 Jul, 2021 - 31 Aug, 2021||Application - SCB channel | Mode: Online|
|17 Sep, 2021||Exam | Mode: Online|
- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 5 Years
- Offered by: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
The department offers a 5 year BS-MS dual degree in Earth and Environmental Sciences (EES). After the successful completion of common courses that the institute offers in the first two years, students can opt to pursue degree as a major in EES. Apart from the major, the department also offers electives towards minor in EES to BS-MS students of other disciplines. The courses offered by the department are aimed at opening doors to careers in environmental monitoring, natural hazards, petroleum and mineral exploration, and water resources.
The admission for the BS-MS dual degree programme is managed by the Joint Admissions Committee (JAC), headed by a Chairman and having members from all the participating IISERs.
Students are admitted to the programme through the following channels:
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Basic Science Stream: Candidates having a valid KVPY fellowship are eligible to apply for admissions. Additional cut off criteria may be applicable.
Joint Entrance Exam (Advanced): Candidates in General category securing a rank within 10000 in the Common Rank List (CRL) of JEE Advanced are eligible to apply. For candidates belonging to reserved category (OBC-NCL, SC, ST, PD), their category rank would be used. Additional cut off criteria may be applicable.
State and Central Boards: Students who have passed (10+2) level with science stream during the current or previous year with marks equal or above the cut off percentage in their respective boards are eligible to apply.
Indian nationals and students belonging to PIO or OCI category are eligible to apply provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria described above.