Indian Institutes of Science Education & Research (IISER)
Indian Institutes of Science Education & Research (IISER) was established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India, based on the recommendations of the Scientific Advisory Council to the Prime Minister. The basic directive of the IISER is to execute research in frontier areas of science and to provide quality of science education at the undergraduate and the postgraduate level. IISER Mohali started its academic programs in the year 2007. The institute offers with BS-MS dual degree program, PhD program and Integrated PhD program to the students. The institute provides with qualified faculty to its students from whom students can obtain best of skills and knowledge.
Facts and Figures:
The institute is spread over an vast area of about 125 acres. The land was given by the Punjab Government to institute.
The institute library is spacious and well stocked. The library about 8 newspapers, 10 magazines, about 18 current journals, 6,700 monographs, CD ROMS, e- books & e- Journals for student reference. The books can be searched through the Library OPAC ( Online catalogue)
The institute has well equipped computer labs the computing facilities is based on Linux & open-source and are also facilitated with Internet facilities.
How to Reach
Nearest Railway Station – Chandigarh Junction
Nearest Airport – Chandigarh Airport
Why to Join Indian Institutes of Science Education & Research (IISER)?
1. Research Projects –
A number of research projects conducted in the IISER. The institute is facilitated with latest technology and equipments foe conducting research process the institute ha NMR Research facility, X- Ray facility, Laser Raman& AFM facility and Atmospheric Chemistry Facility. The research projects are also sponsored by some funding agencies like DST, DST Fast track, Max-Planck & DST; MHRD etc. the students can also be a part of a research project
2. Summer/ Winter Internship –
The students of IISER pursue research project in an industry & academy through internship. The opportunity cell of institute facilitates students’ bay establishing contact with industries & research institute for the application process in a research