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IISER BS- MS Dual Degree admissions 2013

IISER Bhopal/ Kolkata/ Mohali/ Pune/ Thiruvananthapuram BS-MS Dual Degree Programme admissions 2013

Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs) invites applications for admissions to its BS- MS Dual Degree programmes at its Bhopal/ Kolkata/ Mohali/ Pune/ Thiruvananthapuram campuses for the academic session beginning August 2013.


Candidates satisfying at least one of the following three criteria are eligible to apply:

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Basic Science Stream: Students qualifying in SA (2011) / SX (20I2) / SB (2012) / SP (passed class XII in 20I2).

Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2013: Students obtaining a minimum aggregate of 60% marks in class XII and securing a place in the rank list of Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) for the admission to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). For SC/ST/PD candidates the required percentage of aggregate marks in class XII is 55%.

State and Central Boards: Students who have passed class XII in 2012 or are appearing for class XII exam in 2013 in science stream with either

i.              Aggregate marks above or equal to the cut-off percentage declared by DST as eligibility for INSPIRE fellowship ( ). For OBC (Non-Creamy laycr) PD category candidates, there is 5% relaxation in the DST cut-off. The cut-off for SC/ ST candidate  is 55% in class XII for all boards.


ii.             Advisory note for the eligibility for Scholarship for Higher Fducation (SHE) under INSPIRE scheme.

Students apply inn through State and Central Boards channel Hill be required to appear and qualify in IISER Aptitude Test.

How to apply

Apply online

There is a non-refundable application fee of Rs. 600/- (Rs. 300/- for candidates applying under SC/ ST category).

Dates for receiving online applications:

For KVPY: 1st April 2013 to 3rd July 2013

JEE (Advanced): 26th June to 3rd July 2013

State and Central Boards:  15th June 2013 to 8th July 2013