Indian Institute of Rice Research (IIRR) Hyderabad, was established by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research in 1965. It is situated in Rajendranagar near Hyderabad. The institute offers an M.Sc. in Genetics and Plant Breeding at the postgraduate level. Students at this institute get excellent training and learning exposure under highly qualified faculties. The institute also has well infrastructure and facilities to provide a great environment for research activities.

IIRR Hyderabad Highlights

Established in 1965
Type of Institute Public (Autonomous)
Courses offered PG
Admission criteria Merit & Entrance based
Application mode Offline
Official Website

IIRR Hyderabad Courses

Indian Institute of Rice Research, Hyderabad offers an M.Sc. program at the PG level. Here are the highlights of the course:

Courses Details
  • Specializations: Genetics and plant breeding
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have completed graduation with 50% marks in the relevant stream. 

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IIRR Hyderabad Admission

Admission to the M.Sc. program at the Indian Institute of Rice Research, Hyderabad is based on a candidate’s performance on the entrance test. The candidates need to fill the form and appear in the entrance exam

How to apply?

  • Visit the college campus
  • Collect the application form
  • Pay the application fee
  • Fill it up with required details
  • Submit the necessary documents

IIRR Hyderabad Facilities

  • LibraryThe institute has a well-stocked library with a rich collection of books and bound volumes of journals. 
  • Canteen: There is a canteen which serves delicious food and has a great sitting arrangements
  • Seminar Hall: The institute has two seminar halls which are well-furnished and are equipped with computer facilities and projector
  • Guest House & Hostel: The institute consists of a well-furnished guest house for guests and also a hostel for trainees.
  • Laboratory: The labs are well equipped and consist of latest tools and technique for excellent research activities

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IIRR Hyderabad FAQs

Ques. What are the career options after doing an M.Sc. course at IIRR Hyderabad?

Ans. After doing M.Sc. students can work as Technical Assistant, Project Assistant, Field Worker/ Helper, Senior Research Fellow, Junior Research Fellow, Field Assistant, Lab Assistant/ Field Assistant, Office Assistant, etc. in various industries

Ques. Is the Indian Institute of Rice Research, Hyderabad good?

Ans. Yes, it is a very good institute that conducts excellent research activities. Students who are interested in Research can join this institute to enhance their skills and knowledge.

Ques. How are the accommodation facilities at the Indian Institute of Rice Research, Hyderabad?

Ans. Both AC and non-AC accommodation facilities are available in hostel and guest house with well-furnished double or single bedded rooms.

Ques. How are the faculties of this IIRR Hyderabad?

Ans. The faculty of the institution are highly qualified professional scientists. They provide valuable guidance to the students.

Ques. What is the course fee of the Master of Science in IIRR Hyderabad?

Ans. The total course fee is approximately INR 6,000.