IISc Admission 2020: Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore holds the responsibility to offer IISc Admission 2020 to all the interested candidates. The Institute provides education in the field of advanced science and technology. Before applying for admission, applicants must go through the eligibility criteria. Also, only eligible candidates will be allowed to fill the application form for the Admission of IISc 2020. The application form of IISc has been released on 1st February 2020. The concerned authority will also release the cut-off and aspirants who meet this cut-off will be called for counselling. The shortlisted aspirants will then be granted with IISc Bangalore Admission 2020.

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The admission authority will not conduct any separate entrance examination for offering IISc B.Tech Admission 2020. Therefore, admission is provided on the basis of the three admission channels. These admission channels are mentioned in the article below. Candidates who have completed their class 12th can also apply for IISc 2020 Admission.


  • Online Counselling based on the JEE Main and JEE Advanced Result: Click Here
  • Offer letter for admission to four-year Bachelor of Science (Research) programme, based on KVPY exam has been sent to the selected applicants on their email id. Selected candidates can also view the offer letter by logging on to admission portal. For more details, please click here
  • IISc Admission 2020 Aptitude Test/ GD-PI/ Interview has been dropped for PG courses (M.Tech/ M.Des/ M. Management) due to COVID-19. Admission will be through GATE/ CEED/ CAT/ GMAT & CAM.
  • Fill IISc Admission Application Form 2020 

IISc Admission Channels 2020

The concerned authorities will not conduct any entrance examination for IISc Admission 2020.  Thus, the admission will be offered on the basis of three channels which are listed below:

IISc Admission 2020 Quick Facts

Candidates can go through the below table highlighting some facts regarding the B.Tech Admission of IISc :

Name of the AdmissionIISc Admission 2020
Conducting Body of the AdmissionIndian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore
Admission LevelUndergraduate
Admission ChannelsJEE Main, JEE Advanced, Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)
Mode of ApplicationOnline mode
Mode of SelectionCounselling will be organized on the basis of merit lists of JEE Main, JEE Advanced and KVPY

IISc Admission Important Dates 2020

IISc Authority has announced the dates related to the Admission of IISc 2020. The dates are important for all aspirants who are willing to apply for admission.

Events Dates
Releasing of Application Form for IISc Admission 20201st February 2020
Last date for submission of Application Form6th December 2020
Last date for updating the following NET Results online (KVPY/IIT-JEE (Main) / IIT-JEE  (Advanced)/ NEET)6th December 2020
Last date for receipt of the printed version of ERP applications upto 5.30 PM9th December 2020
Interview Date4th- 8th January 2021
Date of Reporting23rd- 25th February 2021
Commencement of session1st March 2021

IISc Admission Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates have to check and meet the eligibility criteria of the IISc 2020 Admission. Only eligible applicants will be provided with admission under various disciplines of the B.Tech course. IISc Admission 2020 eligibility criteria will be mandatory for all candidates who wish to apply for the admission. These criteria are generally set by the admission authority and are prescribed below in detail for all the three admission channels.

For all Candidates

  • Applicants must have cleared class 12th from any recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
  • The candidate must have secured a minimum aggregate of 60% in class 12th.
  • Candidates must have passed their class 12th in 2020.
  • Also, applicants who are appearing for class 12th exams can apply for the Admission of IISc 2020.
  • Aspirants who have studied Biology, Electronics, Statistics, Computer Science, etc. in the class 12th will also be eligible for the admission.

For candidates applying through KVPY admission channel

Candidate must have appeared for the following exams in a particular year:

  1. KVPY-SA in the year 2017
  2. KVPY-SB in the year 2018
  3. KVPY-SX in the year 2018

For candidates applying through JEE Main 2020 admission channel

  • Aspirants belonging to the General category must have obtained 60% in JEE Main examination while OBC-NCL category aspirants must have secured 54% and aspirants of SC/ST/PwD categories must have scored at least 30% in the examination.

For candidates applying through JEE Advanced 2020 admission channel

  • General category candidates must have secured at least 60% in the JEE Advanced exam whereas OBC-NCL category candidates must have scored 54% and SC/ST/PwD candidates must have obtained 30% in the JEE Advanced examination.

IISc Application Form 2020

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore has released the IISc Application form 2020. The application form is available on its official site. Applicants are advised to check the eligibility criteria before filling the application form else the admission authority will cancel the candidature of a non-eligible applicant. The candidate has to fill the form as per the admission channel. In order to fill the application form for IISc B.Tech Admission 2020, candidates need to register themselves. Upon successful registration, applicants have to log in using their credentials and then proceed to fill the application form. The application form must be completely filled with all the required details. Candidates also have to upload scanned images of their documents in the form in a specified format.

Once the form is completely filled by an aspirant, he/she needs to pay an application fee. The fees once paid by an individual will be non-refundable under any circumstance. Candidates also have to submit their respective application forms on or before the last date of submission. Applicants are advised to take 2-3 printouts of the filled application form for future counselling and admission process.

Application Fee for IISC Admission 2020

Candidates have to pay a required amount of application fee for filling the application form of IISc Admission 2020. This fee will vary according to the category of aspirants and payment can be done only via online mode through Debit card, Credit card, or Net Banking.

The table below shows the amount that needs to be paid by different category of candidates:

S.No.Category of CandidatesFees to be paid
1General, OBC and Kashmiri Migrants candidatesRs. 500
2SC/ST/PWD candidatesRs. 250

IISc Cut off 2020

IISc Authority has released the Cut-off for IISc 2020 Admission. The minimum marks required for getting admission in the institute is known as the cut-off. Aspirants have to score equal to or above the cut-off released by the admission authority. Candidates have to meet the IISc Admission Cut-off 2020 in order to have higher chances of getting admission. The institute prepares cut-off by taking into consideration various influential factors and they are prescribed as follows:

  • Total number of candidates applying for IISC 2020 B.Tech Admission
  • Total number of seats available for the admission
  • Trends in previous year’s cut-off

Previous Year’s IISc admission Cut-off

Through the previous year’s cut-off, individuals can get an idea regarding the present year cut-off and their chances of getting Admission of IISc 2020. Candidates can refer to the below table illustrating the cut-off for the year 2018 and 2017 respectively:

IISc Admission Cut-off 2018

KVPY- SA Rank250All74All
KVPY- SB Rank3All74All
KVPY- SX Rank250All154All
JEE-Main Rank2505001 to 60005001 to 800040001 to50000
JEE-Advance Rank2506000800050000

IISc Admission Cut-off 2017

KVPY- SA Rank280AllAllAll
KVPY- SB Rank1AllAllAll
KVPY- SX Rank280AllAllAll
JEE-Main Rank280100001000070000
JEE-Advance Rank280100001000070000

IISc Counselling 2020

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore will conduct IISc Admission 2020 Counselling for all the shortlisted candidates.  The counselling will be organized on the basis of the merit list prepared according to different admission channels. At the time of counselling, seats will be allotted to aspirants. Also, all the qualified applicants have to report at the allocated venues for verification of documents. In order to confirm the allotted seats, applicants also have to pay an advance fee.

IISc Fee Structure 2020

All the qualified candidates have to pay an admission fee required to confirm the allotted seats for IISc B.Tech Admission 2020. The concerned authority will not offer admission to applicants who do not pay this fee. Therefore, it is necessary to deposit the required amount of fees in order to confirm the admission. The fee structure for IISc 2020 Admission is shown in the table below:

Tuition Fee (per year)Rs 10,000
Gymkhana Fee (per year)Rs 1,200
Other Academic Fee (per year)Rs 3,700
Students Emergency Fund (per year)Rs 300
Statutory Fee (One-time fee, refundable)Rs 7,500
Library Fee (One-time fee, refundable)Rs 7,500

IISC Admission Contact Details

The Registrar
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560 012, INDIA
Telephone: +91-80-23600757

Email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.iisc.ac.in


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