Friday , December 14 2018

Indian Institute of Science (IISC)

India Institute of Science is one of the best colleges in India and was granted the Deemed University status in 1958. It is a public institute for research, management, engineering, and science. For administrative purposes departments are classified into six divisions. This list of each division with there respective departments is given below.

DivisionDepartment, Centers, and Units
Biological Sciences
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Central Animal Facility
  • Centre for Ecological Sciences
  • Centre for Infectious Disease Research
  • Centre for Neuroscience
  • Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
  • Molecular Biophysics Unit
  • Department of Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics
Chemical Sciences
  • Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry
  • Materials Research Centre
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Research Centre
  • Department of Organic Chemistry
  • Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit
Electrical Sciences
  • Department of Computer Science and Automation
  • Department of Electrical Communication Engineering
  • Department of Electrical Engineering
  • Department of Electronic Systems Engineering
Mechanical Sciences
  • Department of Aerospace Engineering
  • Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
  • Centre for Earth Sciences
  • Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing
  • Centre for Sustainable Technologies
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Divecha Centre for Climate Change
  • Department of Materials Engineering
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
Physical and Mathematical Sciences
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics Programme
  • Centre for Cryogenic Technology
  • Centre for High Energy Physics
  • Department of Instrumentation and Applied Physics
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics
Interdisciplinary Research
  • Centre for Infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning
  • Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering
  • Centre for Contemporary Studies
  • Centre for Nano Science and Engineering
  • Department of Computational and Data Sciences
  • Department of Management Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Centre for Energy Research
  • Interdisciplinary Centre for Water Research
  • Robert Bosch Centre for Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Supercomputer Education and Research Centre

Admission process

IISC does not conduct any entrance exams it only conducts aptitude test and interview for PG and research courses. Admissions in IISC are either done through GATE for science courses or through CAT for management courses. For science courses such as PhD, Mtech etc are done through GATE. Candidates are called for interview on the basis of there GATE scores for interviews in the campus. For bachelor courses, the admissions are done through JEE mains, JEE advance etc. For Master of Science, the admissions are done through IIT JAM.


University rankings
General – international
ARWU (2017)301–400
QS (World) (2018)190
QS (BRICS) (2018)10
QS (Asia) (2018)51
Times (World) (2018)251–300
Times (BRICS) (2017)14
Times (Asia) (2018)21
General – India
NIRF (Overall) (2018)1
NIRF (Universities) (2018)1

Contact Details


CV Raman Road, Bangalore, Karnataka India
Bangalore ( Karnataka)


Fee Structure

The table mentioned below contains the details about the fee structure of the 4 years Bachelor of Science programme. The fee structure is same for all the disciplines.

ParticularsIst year(inr)2nd year(inr)3rd year(inr)4th year(inr)
Tution fee10,00010,00010,00010,000

The table below mention contains the fee structure of various courses for General/OBC category.

Regular StudentsSponsored Students
ParticularsPh. D.M. Tech. (Res.)Int. Ph. D.M. Tech/ M. Des.M. Mgt.M. Tech.
Tuition Fee (Annual)15,0009000900090001,00,00014,000
Gymkhana Fee (Annual)120012001200120012001200
Other Academic Fees (Annual)370037003700370050,0003700
Statutory Deposit (Refundable)*750075007500750075007500
Library Deposit (Refundable)*750075007500750075007500
Students Emergency Fund (Annual)300300300300300300

*to be paid in the first year only
**to be paid for the first two years and after that on par with PhD.

The fee structure for SC/ST category.


ParticularsPh.DM Tech (Res)Int. Ph.DM Tech/M DesM.Mgt
Tuition Fee (Annual)                        Fully waived
Gymkhana Fee (Annual)1,2001,2001,2001,2001,200
Other Academic Fees (Annual)3,7003,7003,7003,70050,000
Statutory Deposit (Refundable)*7,5007,5007,5007,5007,500
Library Deposit(Refundable)*7,5007,5007,5007,5007,500
Students Emergency Fund (Annual)300300300300300

*to be paid in the first year only

Fee structure for External Registration Program(PhD)

Particulars/ Students admitted fromEducational InstitutionsGovernment OrganizationPrivate Organization
Tuition Fee (Annual)50,0001,00,0001,50,000
Gymkhana Fee (Annual)1,2001,2001,200
Other Academic Fees(Annual)3,7003,7003,700
Statutory Deposit (Refundable)*7,5007,5007,500
Library Deposit (Refundable)*7,5007,5007,500
Students Emergency Fund (Annual)300300300

*to be paid in the first year only