Why Recruit from IISc
The institute has pioneered nation-leading research and education across a wide range of science and engineering fields, and university rankings by several global organizations testify this. IISc as a whole, and several departments in particular, have been consistently ranked among the best in the world, and as the absolute best in India.
Times Higher Education University Ranking
1st in India, 27th in Asia,
99th in Engineering and Technology, 251-300 overall, worldwide
QS University Ranking
1st in India, 6th among all BRICS countries, 147th worldwide
Academic ranking of World Universities (Shanghai Rankings, 2015)
1st in India, 301-400 worldwide
Times Higher Education Global Employability University Ranking 2015
Only one from India, 5th in Asia, 20th worldwide (22nd in 2014, 23rd in 2013)
National Institutional Ranking Framework by MHRD, GoI
Careers 360: Top Universities in India
..and more reasons …
Our Incoming Students
Student admission to IISc at all levels are based on highly compentitive national level eligibility tests followed by interviews, with participation from candidates. Our cutoff scores are generally the highest in the country. According to our 2016 admissions data, only one candidate each is selected among 12 MTech, 25 research and 115 undergraduate degree aspirants. This indeed shows that we are able to attract students of the highest caliber, from across the country.
In addition, IISc offers admissions to a small number of candidates from the Government and private industries. We also admit students from other countries.
All admitted regular students get a monthly stipend from the Institute. A number of our students are awarded coveted fellowships by Government of India and many agencies/industries from India and abroad.