IISER 2021: Seat Allotment (Released), Cut Off, Counselling, Admission

iiser 2021IISER 2021 Seventh Allotment has been released for SCB channel on 10th December 2021. Admission is done through three channels SCB, KVPY, and on the basis of JEE Advanced exam. It is a national level test which is organized by the Indian Institutes of Science Education & research (IISER). Through IISER SCB Aptitude test, admission is offered in 5 year dual degree programme of BS-MS. SCB will be the only stream through which candidates can get admission on the basis of entrance test. Candidates will be offered admission into seven IISER institutions situated in Tirupati, Mohali, Bhopal, Berhampur, Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram, and Pune. Here we are providing details regarding exam date, application form, its fee, and much more regarding IISER 2021.

Application Form Exam Dates Exam Pattern

  Eligibility Syllabus FAQs

IISER 2021 Notifications – Seat Allotment (7th Round)

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newiconIISER 2021 Seventh Seat Allotment has been released on 10th December 2021 for SCB channel. Check here for allotment details.

IISER 2021 First Seat Allotment has been released on 18th November 2021 for JEE Advanced channel. Fourth Allotment for SCB & KVPY channel also has been released. Check here for allotment details.

IISER 2021 Third Seat Allotment has been released on 12th November 2021 for SCB & KVPY channel. Check here for allotment details.

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IISER 2021 Hall Ticket has been released on 13th September 2021 for SCB  channel. Check here for admit card details.

IISER 2021 Exam Date has been announced. The examination has been held on 17th September 2021. Check here for exam date details.

IISER 2021 Syllabus has been released for all subjects. Click here to view syllabus. 

IISER Admission 2021 Exam Dates

Candidates must go through following details regarding IISER Exam Dates:

For SCB (Aptitude Test) Channel:

Application Form1st July 2021
Submission of application form31st August 2021
Admit card availabilityOctober 2021
Last date to submit 12th marks & category certificateOctober 2021
Application correction1st September 2021
IISER Aptitude Test 202117th September 2021
Answer KeyOctober 2021
Result announcementOctober 2021
Seat allotment25th October 2021

For KVPY Channel:

EventsDates 2021
Application form1st July 2021
Last date to submit 12th marksheet & certificate31st August 2021
First seat allocation process25th October 2021

 For JEE Advanced Channel:

EventsDates 2021
Application form20th October 2021
Last date to submit 12th marksheet & certificate3rd November 2021
Correction window12th to 13th November 2021
First seat allocation processDecember 2021

 IISER Admission 2021 Application Form

Candidates must go through following details regarding IISER Admission 2021 Application Form:

  • IISER 2021 Application Form for all SCB & KVPY channels has been made available via online mode from 1st July 2021.
  • Application form has been released on 20th October 2021 for JEE Advance channel.
  • For each channel, application form can get released on different dates.
  • Candidates are allowed to apply for all three channels.
  • Students are required to fill their institution choices among all seven IISER in the application form.
  • During registration, candidates must have to upload scanned image of passport size photograph & signature in the prescribed format.
  • Application correction window is opened from 12th to 13th November 2021 for JEE channel.
  • It is also be mandatory for all candidates to provide valid/ working email ID & phone number in the application form.
  • At last, candidates are advised to take printout of filled in application form for further use.

Application Fee:

  • Candidates are able to submit the application fee via online mode.
  • The mode of payment includes credit card, debit card, or net banking.
  • General category candidates must have to submit Rs. 2000/-.
  • The application fee for SC/ ST & Kashmiri Migrants (KM) is Rs. 1000/-.
Check Here – How to Fill IISER Application Form

IISER Admission 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must go through following details regarding IISER Admission Eligibility Criteria:

  • Nationality: Indian citizen, Person of Indian Origin (PIO), and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) candidates are eligible for the examination.
  • For KVPY Channel, candidates must have a valid KVPY fellowship commencing for year 2021-2022. It is also mandatory for candidates to meet cut-off criteria which is applicable.
  • For JEE Advanced Channel, general category candidates must qualify JEE Advanced 2021 & will have to obtain rank within 10000 in Common Rank List (CRL). For reserved category, the category rank will be considered.
  • For SCB Channel, candidates must be either qualified or appearing in 12th with Science as mandatory subject to be eligible for the examination.
  • SCB (Cut-off) – The Cut-off percentage will be prescribed by the authority & must be obtained in order to be eligible.
  • Candidates applying through SCB Channel will have to appear in IISER Aptitude Test 2021.

IISER Admission 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates must go through following details regarding IISER Admission 2021 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam Mode: IISER 2021 is organized via online (computer-based) mode.
  • Number of Questions: Each subject consist of 15 questions.
  • Total Questions: There will be total 60 questions in the question paper.
  • Duration: Candidates will get 3 hours to complete the examination.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will be of 3 marks.
  • Negative marking: 1 mark will get deduct for every wrong answer.

Candidates must go through following table to check distribution of no. of question & total marks for SCB (Aptitude) Test:

SubjectNo. of QuestionsTotal marks
Total 60180

IISER Admission 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus for IISER admission will consist of topics from NCERT syllabus of class 11th & 12th. The topics will be from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology (PCMB) subjects.

  • Physics: It will consist of topics as Kinematics, Motion of systems of particles & rigid body, Oscillations, waves, optics, atoms, and much more.
  • Chemistry: The topics under chemistry will be surface chemistry, p-block elements, solid state, electrochemistry, biomolecules, equilibrium, etc.
  • Mathematics: It will include topics as relations & functions, straight lines, matrices, vectors, three dimensional geometry, integrals, and much more.
  • Biology: Topics will be Human Physiology, plant physiology, reproductions, ecology & environment, and much more.

IISER 2021 Preparation Tips

Candidates must go through following tips & tricks while preparing for IISER 2021:

  • Study from 11th & 12th NCERT books.
  • Make proper time table & strictly follow it.
  • Solve previous year question paper & mock test.
  • Make short notes & revise it on daily basis.
  • Keep yourself fit & healthy.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: Yes, candidates are allowed to apply for all three channels.

Answer: No, you have to fill separate application form for each channel.

Answer: No, you must qualify 12th either in year 2020 or 2021 to be eligible for IISER 2021.

Answer: No, candidates with valid KVPY & JEE advanced scores will not have to appear for IISER aptitude test.

Answer: No, authority has provided correction facility from 12th to 13th November 2021 in the application form.

Answer: Yes, 1 mark will get deduct for each wrong answer.

Answer: Yes, you will be able to bring Aadhar card as ID proof along with the admit card.

Click here to view more IISER 2021 FAQs

Exam Centers:

IISER 2021 examination will be organized in different cities as Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Delhi, Kolkata, Mohali, Mumbai, Pune, Bhopal, Baroda, Chennai, Vijayawada, and many others

IISER Admission 2021 Admit Card

IISER Admission Admit Card has been made available in October 2021 for SCB channel test. It has been released on website via online mode. Candidates have to enter their login credentials to download the hall ticket.

The admit card contain all the details like candidates name, roll number, exam center, and many other exam instructions. It is mandatory for all candidates to carry admit card at the examination centre. Without admit card & valid ID proof, no candidates will be allowed to sit for the examination.

IISER Admission 2021 Answer Key

The authority will release SCB channel answer key in the November 2021. Candidates will be able to download IISER 2021 Answer Key on website via online mode. With the help of answer key, candidates will be able to assume their marks even before the result declaration.

The answer key will contain answer of all the questions asked in the question paper. Candidates will have to use their registered ID & password to check their answer key.

IISER Admission 2021 Cut-off

The authority will release IISER cut-off via online mode. Cut-off will be the minimum marks candidates will have to score to qualify the examination. It depends on various factors such as no. of candidates, difficulty level of exam, previous year cut-off trends and various other factors.

The expected cut-off criteria percentage for various boards will be as:

BoardPercentage (%)
Himachal Pradesh79.3
Andhra Pradesh94.8
Jammu & Kashmir86.2
Madhya Pradesh85.2
Uttar Pradesh74.3
West Bengal75.9

IISER Admission 2021 Result

Candidates will be able to download IISER Result in December 2021. It will be published via online mode. To check the scorecard, candidates will have to enter roll number, registered ID & password.

Candidates who will appear for SCB test will be able to check their result.  Result will contain all the details like candidates name, roll number, their marks scored in each subject, and total marks.

IISER Admission 2021 Counselling

The counselling session for IISER 2021 is organised in the month of July for all three channels. The authority will conduct separate web based counselling for all three channels. Seat allotment for third round has been released on 11th November 2021.

Seats will be given to candidates on the reservation policy & various other factors. Seat allotment has been released on 26th October 2021 for SCB & KVPY channel. 2nd allotment has been released on 5th November 2021 for KVPY & SCB channel.

Seat allotment has been released on 18th November 2021 for JEE Advanced channel. It is mandatory for all qualified candidates to participate in the counselling session.

Seat allotment has been released on 10th December 2021 for seventh round.

Candidates must have to bring following documents at the time of counselling. Seat allotment has been released on 24th November 2021 for KVPY channel.

  • Class 10th & 12th marksheet
  • Class 10th & 12th passing certificate
  • IISER 2021 Admit card
  • Category certificate
  • Offer letter
  • ID proof
  • IISER 2021 Score Card

If you have any other queries related to IISER 2021 Admission, you can ask your queries by leaving your comment below.

Displaying 72 Comments

    Is there any subject wise cut off marks in IAT EXAM because I cannot attempt biology as I have only PCM as my subjects?

  2. Jagruti SHah says:

    When will be IISER Aptitude test for 2022 admissions.
    How to apply

  3. NikhilRaj Singh Bhati says:

    Sir how I get my Score Card, ISSER AAPTITUTE TEST-2021, My 12 CBSE Exam. Percentage is 80% . I want to get admission in BS-MS Earth&Environment…

  4. Lakshmi swathi says:

    Sir, the percentage you have given …is should we score in state board exams or in aptitude test of IISER

  5. Khileswar says:

    How many IISER institution choices can a candidate select while filling the form?

  6. shana says:

    I uploaded my caste cirtificate instead of OBC NCL cirtificate.will my application reject??can i upload OBC NCL cirtificate??

  7. Pravesh punia says:

    I am student of class 12 preparing for neet and CBSE board exam.Am I on the right track for getting admission in IICER?

  8. Aashwathi Mehta says:

    Our state board examinations are canceled without giving any marks! Does this mean that all the students can apply?

  9. Ezhil says:

    Can 12th standard appearing students apply for iiser eligibility test 2021.if yes how can I submit my 12th standard passed certificate?

  10. Gouri BK says:

    Is there any minimum marks to qualify for the IISER aptitude test?

  11. Aakriti shukla says:

    Please send scb channel application form link. I am consfused how to fill form.

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      link will be made available after the commencement of registration process, so stay tuned and keep checking our articles regularly for latest updates.

  12. Sanskrita says:

    When will the application form 2021 for SCB channel be released ?

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Confirm dates for IISER 2021 Application form are yet to release, so stay tuned and keep checking our articles regularly for latest updates.

  13. Aswin krishna TP says:

    I am a computer science student can I attend the exam

  14. Ayush says:

    When will the application form for 2021 be released?

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      We will let you know whenever authority will release anything on this regards, till then please wait patently and keep checking our articles regularly for further updates.

  15. Sakshi says:

    When will the application form of SCB exam will be released?

  16. Aadhya says:

    I am appearing for ISC class XII board exam this year. If I am not able to qualify for IISER of my choice this year, can I reappear in 2022 as XII passed?

  17. Patil shreyash krishna says:

    I am in 12 std can I give this exame

  18. nimisha says:

    im in the session 2020-21 and my CBSE exams are from 4 may -8 june and result will be announce in month of july. I wanted to know that am I eligible this year to appear in bsc biotech.

  19. jahnvi says:

    if the students have cleared the aptitude test, is it necessary for him/her to clear the cutoff of 12th board examination?

  20. Ardhra says:

    For state boards intermediate marks (11th and 12th ) are taken or only 12th marks for cut off

  21. Sandhya Chauhan says:

    I am sandhya student of class12 in this session 2020-21.my state board exam is in between 3-19may.and result will be announce in month of june. I want to know that am I eligible this year to appear in SCB exam? Please reply

  22. Amrit Raj Pathak says:

    I am going to appear for CBSE Class 12 board exam this year with PCB. I have got only 72% in 10th board and I don’t have kvpy score card. Can I apply for iiser admission test 2021.

  23. Praneetha says:

    Can you give detailed information about the IAT-2021 syllabus

  24. anjana says:

    am completed my degree in (BSc Botany), and am 21 now
    how can i apply for integrated phd in IISER ?

  25. Chethasi A says:

    I’m a PCB student in ISC syllabus. My exam will be conducted only on the month of April -May.. Am I able to apply for IISER examination.

  26. Bharti uma says:

    I am now 12th class from hsc board ..can I apply IISR exam?

  27. Bharti uma says:

    I am now 12th class from hsc board ..can I conduct IISR exam?

  28. Bharti uma says:

    I am now 12th class from hsc board ..can I conduct that exam? Pliz reply sir ….

  29. Shiva says:

    I have physics, chemistry, biology, psychology and English in my 12th, appearing board in 2021 CBSE. Can I apply in iiser 2021 for BS- MS program?

  30. Avengers says:

    Can tn board students attend
    IISER aptitude test

  31. Mushrifa E says:

    Am I eligible for 2021 aptitude test? I passed my 12 th in 2018

  32. Pranav Chandrakant Kupate says:

    I will give my 12th Board exam in month of April 2021 and result will be announced in the month of July 2021 am I eligible for IISER Aptitude test which is going to be held in 4th week of May 2021 ?

  33. Bindu Mathew says:

    My daughter has taken Bio-Physcology (Biology,physics,chemistry,Phycology)
    Is she eligible to apply for BS MS? Can you suggest how to apply in Trivandrum

  34. Pranav Chandrakant Kupate says:

    I will appear my state board exam in april when should I give the kvpy aptitude test ?

  35. Tausheeq says:

    Iam PCB student from cbse and will give board exam in 2021 and I hope I can give scb channel test for admission in iiser ,pls confirmed the eligibility.can i submit the form.

  36. Vikas says:

    i am comleting my b.sc this year, what is the process to apply for m.sc physics in IISER ?

  37. Riya K. Ramesh says:

    Can a PCM student appear for this examination? Is it mandatory to have PCMB?

  38. Lina says:

    Is there relaxation of 5 percent for obc and st category in board cutoff in 2021?

  39. Disha says:

    Can i apply for iiser 2021 as I am now studying in class 11 and will get into class 12 on 2021

  40. Kalpana satapathy says:

    For IISER test shall We register now or we will fill up the form that time? Is biology necessary (as I am a PCM student) ?

  41. Soham says:

    I am a 2021 HS candidate.Can I apply for IISER aptitude test this year?

  42. Lina says:

    Is there chances for the board cutoff’s to relax in the year 2021? And also when does approximately IISER release it’s SCB board cutoff?

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      So far authority didn’t have release any notification regarding the relaxation in marks and cut off usually releases after the examination.

  43. Nikhil says:

    I completed my intermediate bipc stream. Am I eligible for IISER exam

  44. Anuradha kumari says:

    Sir I have passed my 12th board from cbse in year 2020 with 83.6 percent (pcm) should i

  45. DEBOJYOTI ROY says:

    I have passed 12th in 2020 and i got 51.2% whether m I eligible to appear for IISER SCB aptitude test in 2021.

  46. Sumit Kumar says:

    They asked Class 10th & 12th passing certificate , but 10th passing certificate has taken by my school during admission time in class 10+2 ,any problems sir

  47. Ananta says:

    I had passed 12th in 2020 with 82.6%(cbse) can I apply for iat 2021

  48. shree says:

    as we are going through this pandemic our board exams of class 12 are not held yet so can i fill the iiser scb application form in 2021

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      IISER 2021 registration dates are quite far from now and board examination might complete till then. so you will able to apply.

  49. Amal Kumar Mukhopadhyay says:


    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Official will release Application Form (Registration Form) in 2022, so you have to fill that form in order to participate in the examination.

  50. Manmohan says:

    Is it necessery to have bio for examination if i have only pcm (a non medical student)..

  51. Anima Paul says:

    I passed 12th with 94% in 2020.My DOB is 06/05/2001.Is am eligible for IISER 2021 aptitude test?

  52. Ashu says:

    I passed 12th with 93.80% in 2019. My DOB is 10-07-2001. Is I am eligible for IISER 2021 aptitude test.

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      No, this was you last attempt as for IISER 2021 candidates should have passed 10+2 in either 2020 or 2021 to be eligible.

  53. Anubhav says:

    I appeard in iiser scb 2020 then can I appear iiser 2021 without considering board cut off of 2021 as I already cleared in 2020 or it must also have to be more than cutoff of 2021?

  54. Advika says:

    I have qualified 12th in 2020 through Madhya Pradesh board and the cutoff for mpboard was 400 and i got 410, am i eligible for iiser aptitude test 2021

  55. Sakshi says:

    How many 12th board percentage needs to apply the scb channel?

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      IISER releases Board wise cut off every year for admission through SCB.

      • Dr.Satish Varma says:

        I wish to know that when I Can fill the form to appear in IISER 2021 through SCB CHANNEL.Kindly know me the date for online application.

      • Sarvgyan Team says:

        We have mentioned expected dates for the commencement of IISER 2021 Registration in our article, please wait and keep checking for further updates.

  56. Ram Chandra Swain says:

    Do I face mock test in all three channels of iiser to join institute?

  57. Tanuja says:

    Is PCMB group compulsory for exams Or to get admission in IISER?

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