Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata

IISER Kolkata - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research

  • Kolkata, West Bengal
  • ESTD 2006
  • Public (Autonomous)

Facilities available in College

  • Comp Labs

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by College

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Science [BS] + Master of Science [MS]
5Years Full Time
25-Jun-2019 -23-May-2019
Application Form Date
4.0 ₹60,900 per year Apply Now
Master of Science [M.S] + Ph.D
5Years Full Time
4.0 ₹44,414 per year Apply Now
Master of Science [M.S] (Physical Science)
2Years Full Time
N/A ₹62,250 per year Apply Now
Post Doctoral Programme
2Years Full Time
4.0 N/A Apply Now
Ph.D
2Years Full Time
4.0 ₹48,893 per year Apply Now

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Faculties

R. N. Mukherjee
Director
Amirul Islam Mallick
Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
Amit Ghosal
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Sciences
Amlan K Roy
Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Sciences
Ananda Dasgupta
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Sciences
Anandamohan Ghosh
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Sciences
Anindita Bhadra
Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
Anirban Banerjee
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Ankur Roy
Assistant Professor, Department of Earth Sciences

About College

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata is an autonomous research and education institute in Nadia district of West Bengal. It was established in 2006 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. The institute was established with an aim towards excellence in research in basic science at undergraduate and graduate level with equal emphasis on higher education

  • The institute has approximately 201 acres campus located near Kalyani in Nadia district. The nearest railway station, Kanchrapara, is located on the Sealdah-Kalyani main line, about 9 km from the campus
  • The institute act as a main node for Center for Space Sciences, India(CESSI) a multi-institutional Center of Excellence established through funding from the Ministry of Human Resource Development, GOI
  • The institute has a Max Planck-DST Partner Group of ChemicalEcology under Department of Biological Sciences funded by Max Plank Society, Germany to study plant-insect interaction
  • The institute follow a bi-semester system, which includes a spring (Jan-May) and autumn (Aug-Dec) semester for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in science. Admissions to Bachelor course are done through  Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) and JEE

Academics: The institute have five major departments

 • Department of Biological Sciences

 • Department of Chemical Sciences

• Department of Earth Sciences

• Department of Mathematics and Statistics

• Department of Physical Sciences

Extracurricular/Festivals: The IISER has many functioning student clubs to organize various extracurricular activities. Some of them are listed below-

Clubs

The institute has 17 clubs currently. These clubs organize several events throughout the year which include many competitions, trips, workshops, fun projects and informal events.

Some of these clubs are following-

  • Science club
  • Literary club
  • Trekking clubs
  • Athletics club
  • Music club

 

Events

The main events that are organized by students of IISER are-

  • Inquivesta- It is the annual science fest. The fest is organized to promote science and innovation among students. The event allows other institute to participate and know about the cutting edge research going on.
  • Sports meet- IISER initiated IISM (Inter-IISER Sports Meet) in 2012. It witnesses participation of IISERs and NISER.
  • Annual Cultural Meet- A cultural meet is organized annually where students exhibit their talents. Students who won in several events throughout the year are also awarded during the meet.
  • Department Day- Each department annually organize it department day to cherish the scientific community.



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Contact Details

Phone No:
Address:
Mohanpur
Kolkata - 741246
West Bengal , India
Nearest Bus Stand
7 No. Gate Bus Stop bus stand 1.39Km
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College Hostel

Hostel For : Male ₹12.5 K

In campus hostel accomodation is available. The hostels are equipped with common rooms and provide ample scope for recreations through various extra-curricular activities.

Hostel For : Female ₹12.5 K

In campus hostel accomodation is available. The hostels are equipped with common rooms and provide ample scope for recreations through various extra-curricular activities.

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