IISc 2010 Admission : Indian Institute of
Applications are invited for admission to the
following (i) Research Program [Ph D / M Sc (Engg)] (ii) Course
Program [ME/M Tech/M Des] (iii) Integrated Ph D Program and (iv)
External Registration Program (Ph D only) at the Institute.
Eligibility criteria, specialization, areas of research and the
other details are available at our website http://www.iisc.ernet.in/admissions.
Candidates who have not yet completed their qualifying
examinations and expect to complete all the requirements for the
degree (including all examinations, project dissertation,
viva-voce etc.) before July 31, 2010, are also eligible to
( i) RESEARCH PROGRAM [Ph D/M Sc(Engg)]
Ph D in Science: Astronomy &
Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Ecological Sciences, High Energy
Physics, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry, Materials Research,
Mathematics, Microbiology & Cell Biology, Molecular Biophysics,
Molecular Reproduction, Development & Genetics, Neuroscience,
Organic Chemistry, Physics, and Solid State & Structural
M Sc(Engg) and Ph D in Engineering: Aerospace
Engineering, Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Chemical
Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Automation,
Earth Sciences, Electrical Communication Engineering, Electrical
Engineering, Electronics Design & Technology, Instrumentation,
Management Studies, Materials Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering, Product Design & Manufacturing, Sustainable
Technologies, and Supercomputer Education & Research.
Ph D in Interdisciplinary Programs: Chemical Biology,
Mathematical Sciences, Nanoengineering for Integrated Systems,
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology.
Applicants possessing minimum second class in
the following are eligible to apply:
(1) Bachelor’s or Master’s
degree in an appropriate field of
Engineering/Technology/Architecture; or Master’s degree in
Science in an appropriate field/Agriculture/Biotechnology,
Architecture; or MBBS; or M Pharma; or M V Sc, or Master’s
degree in German Language; or in Economics, Geography, Social
Work, Psychology, Management, Mathematics, Statistics,
Operations Research, Computer Science/ Application as applicable
to the respective departments.
Qualifying in one of the following
appropriate Tests (with validity as on 1st of August 2010) is
mandatory for the candidates applying for Ph D in Science,
Interdisciplinary programs and M Sc(Engg): CSIR-UGC NET for JRF;
or UGC-NET for JRF; or DBT JRF or ICMR JRF; or JEST; or NBHM; or
IISc Entrance Test; or GATE. This is not applicable to the
candidates who possess a Master’s degree in
Engineering/Technology/ Management (post BE/B Tech) who wish to
apply for a Ph D in Engineering.
IISc Entrance Test is conducted in
Atmospheric Sciences, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Ecological
Sciences, Mathematics, Management Studies, Materials Science.
(2) Candidates with BE / B
Tech or equivalent degree who may not have qualified in any of
the above mentioned National Entrance Tests will also be
considered for the Ph D program in Engineering. Short listing
for interview of such candidates is based on their academic
performance in the qualifying degree (upto 3rd year in BE / B
Tech), and their performance in 10th and 12th /PUC examinations.
(ii) COURSE PROGRAM [ME/ M Tech/M Des]
(a) ME in Aerospace
Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer
Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering, Materials Engineering, Microelectronics, Signal
Processing, Systems Science & Automation, and Telecommunication
Minimum second class in Bachelor’s degree in
appropriate field of Engineering/ Technology; or Post B Sc AMIE
or equivalent degree in Engineering with valid GATE score.
Selection is based on valid GATE score only.
(b) M Tech in Electronics Design &
Technology, Computational Science, Climate Science,
Transportation & Infrastructure Engineering and Instrumentation.
Minimum second class in the qualifying
examination with valid GATE score.
(1) Electronics Design and
Technology: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with
Electronics as one of the subjects of study; or Post B Sc AMIE
or equivalent in Engineering; or Master’s degree in Physics
(with Electronics as special subject) and 2 years experience in
(2) Computational Science: Bachelor’s degree in
Engineering/Technology; or Master’s in Computer Application, or
Master’s degree in Science (strong mathematical and programming
background is required).
(3) Climate Science: Bachelor’s degree in
Engineering/Technology; or Master’s degree in Physical Sciences.
(4) Transportation &
Infrastructure Engineering: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
/Technology; or Master’s degree in Science (with a background in
Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Geology).
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology in
Instrumentation/Instrumentation & Control Engineering/
Electronics & Instrumentation/Electronics; or Master’s degree in
Science with specialization in Instrumentation/Electronics.
Selection for (1), (2) , (3) and (4) is based
on an aptitude test and interview subsequent to short-listing
based on valid GATE score and for (5) based on valid GATE score
(c) M DES in Product Design & Engineering
Minimum second class at Bachelor’s degree
in Engineering / Technology / Design / Architecture or Post
B Sc AMIE or equivalent degree in Engineering including
Architecture with valid GATE/CEED scores.
Selection is based on a Design Aptitude
Test and interview subsequent to short-listing based on
valid GATE / CEED scores.
(iii) INTEGRATED Ph D PROGRAM
(1) Biological, (2) Chemical, (3) Physical
and (4) Mathematical Sciences
First-class in B Sc degree under 10+2+3
years system as indicated below for the various disciplines.
Biological Sciences: B
Sc degree or equivalent in Physical, Chemical or Biological
Sciences (including Pharmaceutical, Veterinary and
Chemical Sciences: B Sc
degree or equivalent with Chemistry as one of the main
subjects associated with Mathematics at PUC (Plus 2) level.
Physical Sciences: B Sc
degree or equivalent with Physics as a main subject.
Mathematical Sciences: B. Sc degree or equivalent
with Mathematics as one of the subjects or Bachelor’s degree
All the candidates should