IISERs Start 2021 Applications For JEE-Adv Based Admissions


Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs) have started accepting applications for 2021 admissions through JEE-Advanced channel. There are 7 IISERs across India that have been set up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development to promote high-quality research and scientific education.  The IISERs are located at Berhampur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram, and Tirupati.

IISER JEE-Adv 2021 Based AdmissionsPrograms offered at IISERs:

(1) 5-Year BS-MS Integrated Dual Degree Program and

(2) 4-Year BS in Economics and Engineering Sciences (only in Bhopal campus)

The total intake across the campuses is 1734 seats.

Mode of selection:

(1) KVPY channel: Candidates having a valid KVPY fellowship commencing from 2020-21 academic session - exempt from taking IISER Aptitude Test

(2) JEE Advanced channel: Candidates securing a rank within 15000 in the Common Rank List (CRL) of JEE Advanced 2021 are eligible to apply - exempt from taking IISER Aptitude Test

(3) SCB channel: Students who have passed (10+2) level with science stream in 2020 or 2021 with marks equal or above the cut off percentage in their respective boards i.e. State and Central Boards - Need to take IISER Aptitude Test

Key Dates:

- JEE Adv channel Applications start: 20 Oct 2021

- JEE Adv channel Applications close: 3 Nov 2021

Round 1 seat allocation: The Round 1 of seat allocation (for KVPY and SCB channel) is expected to be held tentatively on 25 Oct 2021.


-- MEP News Bureau