Saturday, January 08, 2011


About the Institutes:

The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India has set up 5 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) at Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune and Thiruvananthapuram at a cost of Rs. 500 crores each.

They have prescribed three channels for getting admission in them.

1.Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)
(a) Results expected: End March 2011
(b) IISER application window (Tentative): End April to end May 2011
(c) IISER counseling: First week of July 2011

2.Indian Institute of Technology, Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE) 
(Merit list only) (
(a) Results expected: End May 2011
(b) IISER application window (Tentative): June beginning to end of June 2011
(c) IISER counseling: First week of July 2011

3.Direct Admission
(a) School Boards results expected: Mid June 2011
(b) IISER application window (Tentative): Mid June to first week of July 2011
(c) IISER counseling: Third week of July 2011
For all 3 channels, registration is within first week of August 2011. 

* 5 year BS-MS dual degree with major in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics. IISER Kolkata offers major in Earth sciences also.
* Ph.D. degree in all frontier areas of Science and Mathematics
* Integrated Ph.D. program for students after B.Sc. (only at IISER Kolkata, coming up in other IISERs)
 The intake of students in 2011
Each IISER: 100. Total : 500
KVPY Maximum : 125
IIT-JEE Maximum : 125
Direct : 500 Minus (Total number admitted through KVPY and JEE)
You need to apply separately for each channel

Application is only online.
Check IISER admission website between mid May to end of June 2011. 

For Direct admission you have to give one aptitude test consisting of only one paper of maximum 2 hours with equal weightage for Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.      


Friday, January 07, 2011

CBSE Datesheet 2011

1 March, Tuesday                                   PHYSICS
7 March, Monday                                   CHEMISTRY
11 March, Friday                                    ENGLISH CORE
14 March, Monday                                 BIOLOGY
16 March, Wednesday                            Economics
22 March, Tuesday                                 MATHEMATICS
28 March, Monday                                 PHYSICAL EDUCATION
30 March, Wednesday                            INFORMATICS PRAC./COMPUTER SCIENCE

All the Best!!!!!!!!