The two-year Master of Science (MSc) programme at IISER Pune is a new programme, launched in the Academic year 2022-2023. Visit this page for a general overview of the programme.

The MSc programme is currently offered in the departments of Chemistry, Mathematics, and Earth and Climate Sciences. Click the following links to know more about the ongoing research in these departments at IISER Pune.

Chemistry  |  Earth and Climate Science  |  Mathematics 

 

Admissions to the MSc Programme in Chemistry - August 2022

Areas of study

Chemical Biology, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Quantum Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Main group Chemistry, Transition metal Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, etc.

Eligibility Criteria

A.  Students with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale (55% or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale in aggregate for SC, ST, and PwD candidates) in BSc or an equivalent degree with Chemistry as one of the main subjects.

AND

B. Qualified JAM 2022 (Chemistry). The rank must be valid at the time of admission. Candidates will be shortlisted based on JAM rank.

Candidates in the final year of their Bachelors degree are also eligible to apply. However, their final selection is subject to their successful completion of the Bachelors degree with the above-mentioned requirements at the time of admission.

Application Process

  1. Only online applications will be accepted. Incomplete applications will be rejected.
  2. The candidates must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before June 10, 2022.
  3. After the last date, all applications will be screened and the list of candidates will be released.

Please Note

  1. All communication with candidates will be by email only, on the respective email ID given below. Kindly check this website for periodic updates.
  2. In case of any application-related queries, please contact chem_msc_selection@iiserpune.ac.in with your application number mentioned in the subject line.
  3. Relaxation of eligibility criteria for SC, ST and PD applicants will be as per Government of India norms. Candidates belonging to the reserved category will have to submit relevant certificates if selected.
  4. Applying does not automatically guarantee that a candidate will be selected. Depending upon the number of applications received, the department may apply additional criteria to select the students.

Admissions to the MSc Programme in Geology - August 2022

Eligibility Criteria

1. A.  Students with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale (55% or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale in aggregate for SC, ST, and PwD candidates) in BSc in Geology/Geological Science/Geoscience/Earth Science with Mathematics/Physics/Chemistry course(s) at BSc level. Students should have Mathematics at 10+2 level.

AND

1. B.   Qualified JAM 2022 (Geology) with a rank of 500 or less. The rank should be valid at the time of admission. Candidates will be shortlisted based on JAM rank.

 

Candidates in the final year of their Bachelors degree are also eligible to apply. However, their final selection is subject to their successful completion of the Bachelors degree with the above-mentioned requirements at the time of admission.

Application Process

  1. Only online applications will be accepted. Incomplete applications will be rejected.
  2. The candidates must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before the specified date.
  3. After the last date, all applications will be screened and the list of candidates as per their rank will be released.

Please Note

  1. All communication with candidates will be by email only, on the respective email ID given below. Kindly check this website for periodic updates.
  2. In case of any application-related queries, please contact ecs_msc_selection@iiserpune.ac.in with your application number mentioned in the subject line.
  3. Relaxation of eligibility criteria for SC/ST and PD applicants will be as per Government of India norms. Candidates belonging to the reserved category will have to submit relevant certificates if selected.
  4. Applying does not automatically guarantee that a candidate will be selected. Depending upon the number of applications received, the department may apply additional criteria to select the students.

Admissions to the MSc Programme in Mathematics - August 2022

List of candidates selected for MSc (Mathematics) programme

List of candidates shortlisted for Interviews

Eligibility Criteria

1A. Students with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale (55% or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale in aggregate for SC, ST, and PD candidates) in BSc any specialization or B.Tech, and qualifying additional criteria as given below can apply for the MSc programme in Mathematics commencing from August 2022 session.

AND

1B. Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview based on their score/ rank in: - 

(a)  JAM 2022 in MA or MS only. (Rank up to 500). The rank should be valid at the time of admission.

OR 

(b)  NBHM 2022 examination for Masters Scholarships or PhD scholarships. The score should be valid at the time of admission.

 

2. Candidates in the final year of their Bachelor's degree are also eligible to apply. However, their final selection is subject to their successful completion of the Bachelor's degree with the above-mentioned requirements at the time of admission. (Tentatively scheduled to be commencing in August 2022)

Interview

The final selection to the programme will be based on the performance of the shortlisted candidates in a personal interview to be held online on 9th June 2022. Based on the application forms received and the above-listed criteria, applicants will be further shortlisted for the interview based on additional criteria set by the Department.

More Information

http://www.iiserpune.ac.in/~mathmsc/

Contact

General queries regarding admissions may be addressed to: math_msc_selection@iiserpune.ac.in