IISER Thiruvananthapuram


IISER Thiruvananthapuram or also expanded to be known as the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram is an  institution established by the efforts of the Indian Government in 2008, by way of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), based on the advisory report and the recommendation done to the Prime Minister. It aims to fulfil the much desired need of a fully equipped scientific research and upgrading the teachings to an international standard.

Courses Offered:

IISER is an independent institution and it offers an integrated maters degree by the name of M.S. for duration of 5 years in Physics, Maths, Biology, Chemistry other inter- disciplinary fields. In addition, it also provides facilities for doing research in these fields giving Ph D degree. The course is research oriented. The diverse skills gained by a graduate from the institute will help him to pursue science or any other field including industry as his career.

IISER Thiruvananthapuram campus is currently located on the first and second floors of the department of Computer Science in the building at the Engineering College, in Sreekaryam, Trivandrum. A permanent allotted, well established premises enclosing 200 acres, is has been built in Vithura, all along the Ponmudi hill range in the Southern India. A distance of 40 km n all is there which separates the hill range from the Kerala capital.

IISER Thiruvananthapuram provides well equipped and fully fledged Laboratories, Computer Labs with over 50 workstations, Library, Medical Centre, Sports complex, 3 Hostels and other facilities. Short listing of the admissions is done keeping in to account the academic history and performance of the student in the concerned national qualifying examination. The thus selected candidates are called to the campus for further tests or interview session to confirm the admission.



Do you have any question? Please ask:

Questions will be answered on our Forum section

26 Responses to “IISER Thiruvananthapuram”

  1. 26

    sir ,
    iwant how to apply&last date of applying for jr reaserchfellow with msc organic chemistry

  2. 25

    i wish to do the bs ms in iiser, bt i’m not a bio student.i ve taken fashion as my optional sub(,in scince grp) what shall i do now as there s bio 4 the aptitude test?

  3. 24

    when will be the next examination for the next academic year(2014)

  4. 23

    how to join IISER-thiruvananthapuram?

  5. 22

    i wnt to join IISER.How to join?

  6. 21

    my son Mathav raj have completed +2 in 2012 and now joined in Anna university, Chennai in BE,EEE.1st year Now he wants to join in IISER in BS-MS course. He secured 94.5% in whole and 99% in Maths, Physics and Chemistry. He has not take Biology. We are in the SC category. Without Biology will he score marks in Aptitude Test? Is there any other source to join in BS_MS course?

  7. 20

    what is the job opportuninities after completed this 5yr integrated course?

  8. 19

    what are the job options after this course ?

  9. 18

    why time travel is not possible due to anti-particle flunctuation ?

  10. 17
    Divya kh:

    Sir, iam divya .Now iam in doing +2. I want to admission procedure, exam date and courses. Plese give me detailes

  11. 16

    i would like to get the last date of application and how to download the application form.i am looking forward for reply.
    thank you
    nveen sunny

  12. 15

    now im doing third BSCchemistry.after this course i wouid like to do MSC chemistry compained phd.so i want to know about the admission procedure and date of examination of iiser.please inform me the required information.

  13. 14

    I am to complete +2.I would like to know about admission procedures and entrance exams in iiser.Please render me the required information.

  14. 13

    How many students appeared last year for aptitude test

  15. 12

    SIR im in need of hallticket.please send

  16. 11

    i would like to know the admission procedures in iiser & also about the qualifying exams to get admission after 12th

  17. 10
    pranav pj:

    I have heard that some percent of students studying on kerala syllabus has an chance to get iiser admission based on the percentage of marks which they scored in sslc(95%) and plus two(91.30%).Iwant to know more about it sir.

  18. 9

    sir,how i download its hall ticket&pls give me that site

  19. 8

    what is the application procedure for st.john’s medical college,Bangalore?

  20. 7

    Wen will the application forms for the IISER science aptitude test be available?

  21. 6
    shikha basniwal:

    I want to become an astronaut but I do not know what to do after my 12.

  22. 5

    want to know abt the criteria for direct admission to bs ms

  23. 4
    N.R. Krishnan:


    When will be the entrance examination for next batch of Integrated MSc in Physics/maths. Please let me know.

  24. 3

    i would like to write the exam conducted by isser.but i hav no idea about the exam dates,application forms,and syllabus.sir so please let me know about it.

  25. 2
    sebi k samachan:

    what is the eligibility for writing the iiser entrance exam and how to apply for it

  26. 1

    when & what will be the qualifying exam for IISERs?