IISER Admissions to 5 year BS-MS Dual Degree Programme 2016

BS-MS Dual Degree Programme

It is a five year dual degree program for bright and motivated science students who have passed (10+2) level. The program integrates classroom learning with research and provides ample scope for multidisciplinary interactions. The first two years of the program consist of core courses in basic sciences, the third and fourth years are dedicated to specialization in chosen science subjects and the fifth year includes a research project. The training during the program enables students to pursue a career in academia, R&D institutes and science based industries.

Admission to BS-MS Dual Degree Programme 2016

Admissions to all IISERs for the academic year 2016 has started on 25 May 2016 .

  • KVPY scholars admitted to IISERs would draw fellowship as per KVPY norms. In addition a limited number of INSPIRE scholarships will be available for candidates admitted through JEE Advanced and SCB channel as applicable as per the norms prescribed by DST INSPIRE scheme. This supersedes all earlier announcements regarding scholarship.


There are three channels of admission. Candidates will be admitted to IISER only through these channels.

  1. Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) channel

  2. Joint Entrance Examination of Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT–JEE) channel

  3. State and Central Boards Channel (SCB) channel

These channels will be referred to as KVPY, IIT-JEE and SCB respectively

Indian nationals, and students belonging to PIO or OCI category are eligible to apply provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria described below.

How to Apply: Apply Online at https://www.iiseradmission.in/apply

Important Dates

Schedule for BS-MS IISER Admission 2016
Event Date
First advertisement 28 February, Sunday
Second advertisement 25 May, Wednesday
KVPY IIT-JEE State & Central Boards
  Date Date Date
Opening of application portal (ALL) 25 May, Wednesday
11 am
25 May, Wednesday
11 am
25 May, Wednesday
11 am
Closing of application portal (KVPY) 12 June, Sunday
11:59 pm
Closing of application portal (IIT-JEE & SCB) 20 June, Monday
11:59 pm
22 June, Wednesday
11:59 pm
Download Hall Ticket for IISER Aptitude Test 25 June, Saturday
IISER Aptitude Test (SCB) 3 July, Sunday
Results of Aptitude Test (SCB) 10 July, Sunday

For more information visit: https://www.iiseradmission.in


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