Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali is an autonomous public institution established in 2007 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India, based on the recommendation of the Scientific Advisory Council to the Prime Minister. IISER Mohali offers courses at undergraduate and doctoral levels. To provide exposure to students, the university has collaboration with various domestic institutions. The students of the final year are provided with placement opportunities by the opportunity cell. Students of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali provide all the necessary facilities and infrastructure required for students to undertake research and experiments at the campus.
The course list of the varsity consists of a total of 15 programmes out of which 9 are degree-level and 6 are certificate-level courses. IISER Mohali courses are provided in engineering, sciences and various other streams. The duration of IISER Mohali UG courses is 5 years and Ph.D course is of 6 years. The fees and eligibility criteria of courses vary as per the level of degree. IISER Mohali courses are offered in regular mode.
Candidates can take admission to undergraduate and doctoral courses offered by the institute. As per the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali admission process, candidates can take admission in BS-MS Dual Degree programmes via three channels - KVPY channel, JEE Advanced channel and SCB channel. Under the SCB channel, candidates need to appear for IISER Aptitude Test. Admission to Ph.D courses is offered based on screening test and personal interview performance. To apply for IISER Mohali admissions, candidates need to fill the application form available on the official website of the varsity.
The opportunity cell of the varsity holds the responsibility of conducting placement drives at the campus. It maintains contact with the corporates and invites them to hire students at IISER Mohali placements. As per the placement policy of the university, only students who do not have any backlogs and are in the final year of their studies can apply for IISER Mohali placements. Along with placement opportunities, the opportunity cell also provides summer and winter internships to non-final-year students. The opportunity cell also provides guidance to students who wish to pursue a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) course.
The institute provides a number of scholarships and fellowships to students. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali scholarships can be availed by both BS-MS Dual Degree and Ph.D programmes students. The students of the BS-MS Dual Degree programme can avail KVPY and INSPIRE scholarships. Whereas, Ph.D students can apply for the Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF).
The institute has a library that has books, journals, publications and many other resources for undergraduate and research scholars. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali facilities are an auditorium equipped with the latest technology, medical centre, and transportation. The medical centre provides basic medical aid to students, staff and faculty members. Both indoor and outdoor games facilities are available at the IISER Mohali campus. Visiting facilities and parents of students are accommodated at the guest house of the IISER Mohali. The guest house has modern facilities and is fully furnished.
The varsity is located at Knowledge city, Sector 81, Manauli, PO, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab. The nearest airport to the university is Chandigarh International Airport. It is located 9.6 km away from the campus. With a distance of 4.8 km, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar Railway Station to IISER Mohali. Phase 1 Mohali Bus Terminal is the nearest bus stand to the university with a distance of 3.7 km.
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Students enrolled in BS and MS Dual Degree and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) programmes are entitled to scholarships offered by the varsity. IISER Mohali scholarships are provided to students based on their performance in academics. The BS and MS Dual Degree programmes students can apply for KVPY and INSPIRE scholarships of Rs. 5,000 per month. To continue availing Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali scholarships (KVPY and INSPIRE) students to perform well in academics. The doctoral courses students can apply for Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF). As per PMRF policy, the eligible students will receive a fellowship of Rs. 70,000 - Rs. 80,000 per month. Additionally, they will be offered a grant of Rs. 2,00,000 per year.
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IISER MOHALI has a very large campus spread in 145 acre with a lot of greenary and wildlife in campus. College have all the modern labs and digital classes. There is a Central Analytical Facility in the college where scientific instruments of costs more than 1 crore are there and are very sensitive to noise. Library is of 7 floor with online facility. Every sports has an individual stadium. Cricket cum Football Stadium has more than 1000 people sitting capacity. There are indoor stadium as well.
IISER Mohali set up in 2007 . It has 8 floor library which is highly equipped with latest technology. WiFi is all time available the hostel rooms are designed for single person. It has good sports center. The laboratories are very well equipped. Having latest technologies. It is very clean place as it is nearby to Chandigarh all the things are easily available. It also has a shopping center and also has 4 canteens . There is one mess per hostel person can eat in any mess pay and eat option
Collage infrastructure was very good and large. Hostels rooms very spacious and comfortable . Classes were also good and spacious .wifi were working good and laboratories were clean and food was hyganic and nutritional.
B.Sc Physics aspirants must have at least cleared the 10+2 examination from a recognized Board in the Science stream and must have studied Physics as a mandatory subject at the qualifying level. Admission is merit-based most of the time, but some universities hold entrance exams for admission to BSc Physics.
It's quite hard to tell about the cut off marks exactly as it's varies every year depending on difficulty level of question paper, number of candidates appeared, seats availability etc.
There are total seven IISER college in India having around 1700-1800 seats.
IISER,Pune is one of the most demanded college among all of them.
In 2021, cut off ranks for Gen category in IISER college was AIR 3327 for BS (ECONOMIC SCIENCE) IISER BHOPAL.
So if your all india rank is below this in this year exam then you will have chances of getting any IISER college.
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No, the college primarily focuses on advanced-level courses under the science stream like Chemistry, Physics, and Biology. Students in science majors generally benefit from the education offered at IISERs. They need to know the previous curriculum well to obtain suitable ranks and marks and finally get admission to the institute.
IISER Mohali has six departments, namely - Department of Biological Sciences, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Department of Chemical Sciences, and Department of Physical Sciences.
Yes, the opportunity Cell at IISER Mohali aims to connect students and researchers with industry and academic institutions at four levels: internships, full-time offers, PhDs and research positions, and mentoring programs. In addition to recruitment opportunities, the cell strives to shape students' careers for all-around development and make an impact in their respective fields.
Yes, being a fully residential institute, students have to stay in the institute hostel. On the day of registration, students will be allotted hostel rooms and they should occupy their respective rooms on the same day. The hostel fee has to be paid every semester. Please note that accompanying parents/ guardians are not allowed to stay overnight in the institute hostel with their respective wards.
Yes, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali provides relaxation in the eligibility criteria to reserved category students.
Yes, the university has clubs for extracurricular activities such as dance, art, drama, sports etc.
The total fees of BS and MS Physical Sciences Dual Degree for 5 years duration is Rs. 3,62,000.
BS and MS Dual Degree course is of 5 years duration at the varsity.
In the 2021 NIRF Research Ranking, IISER Mohali is placed at 44th position.
Candidates must have scored minimum 60% marks in 12th standard from a recognised board to take admission in BS and MS Chemical Sciences Dual Degree course.
IISER 2023 Application forms released.