Two year MSc Programs at IISER Thiruvananthapuram: Apply by September 5
Applications have been invited from highly motivated students for admission to the 2-Year MSc programs at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Thiruvananthapuram, in the Schools of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics for the session starting in October 2021.
Eligibility Criterion: Applicant should have passed the 3 or 4-year Bachelor's degree in Sciences/Engineering/Mathematics or other relevant disciplines with a minimum of 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ST and PwD candidates) or a CGPA of 6.5/5.5 in a 10-point scale. This eligibility criterion is common across all four disciplines.
Selection Procedure: Candidates with relevant background and interest satisfying the eligibility criterion will have to appear for an online, proctored screening test scheduled for September 11, 2021. The screening test will be held in English.
Candidates shortlisted based on their performance in the screening test will be selected through interviews scheduled between 14th and 16th September 2021. The syllabi for screening tests and interviews in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics are given in the Notification at https://www.iisertvm.ac.in/.
Number of Seats: There will be 20 seats available in each School for the 2-year MSc program. Selections will follow all reservation norms of the government of India. The application can be submitted online at http://appserv.iisertvm.ac.in/msc/ latest by 5th September 2021. Application Fees is Rs 1000/- (Rs. 500/- for those belonging to SC/ST categories). Details are available at https://www.iisertvm.ac.in.