IISER 2020: Second Counselling Dates for KVPY Applicants Released; Check Dates Here

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The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) has released the dates for the last round of counseling for KVPY applicants. Candidates can register themselves online on the official website of IISER by entering login details through the KVPY channel.

IISER Admission 2020 into the BS-MS degree program is done through 3 channels i.e. Kishor Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), JEE Advanced, and State and Central Board Channel (SCB).

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IISER Entrance Exam: Important Dates



Release of Application Form

March 23, 2020

Last Date to Apply 

August 18, 2020

Start Date to Upload Class-12 Marks

August 29, 2020

Last Date to Upload Class-12 Marks

September 4, 2020

IISER Mock Test

September 7 to September 17, 2020

Admit Card Issue Date

September 7, 2020

IISER Entrance Test

September 18, 2020

Release of Answer Key

September 19, 2020

Response Sheet and Representation Starts

September 21, 2020

Response Sheet and Representation Ends

September 23, 2020

Revised Answer Key

September 26, 2020

1st Round of Counselling 

October 1 to October 5, 2020

2nd and Final Round of Counselling 

October 8 to October 14, 2020

Last Date for Withdrawal

November 7, 2020

Direct Link to KVPY Counselling Portal 

IISER 2020: Documents Required During Counselling

  • IISER 2020 Counselling Letter
  • 10th and 12th Marks Sheet with Certificates.
  • Passport Size Photo of the Candidate
  • Demand Draft
  • Admit Card of IISER, KVPY, and JEE Advanced exams
  • Reservation Certificate (if applicable)
  • Score/Rank card of IISER, KVPY, and JEE Advanced exam.

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IISER 2020: Counselling Procedure

Candidates who will be appearing for IISER Counselling 2020, can follow the steps below:

  1. Visit the official website of IISER and click on ‘KVPY Counselling’. 
  2. Now, Candidates are required to register yourself by entering the required details.
  3. Third step is to choose the college and the preferred course.
  4. Lock the choices made and proceed to the next step.
  5. After a few days of choice-filling, seat allotment results will be uploaded on the official website.
  6. Seats are allotted to the candidates on the basis of rank, seat availability and choice filled.
  7. Now, candidates have to report to the college with all the necessary documents mentioned in the allotment letter.
  8. Finally candidates have to submit a non-refundable Seat Acceptance Fee to confirm the seat.