The BS-MS curriculum is organized around a credits based semester system with two semesters in each academic year. The emphasis is on concept based and enquiry driven education integrating teaching with research in an interdisciplinary manner . The BS-MS program offers basic courses in all Sciences for the first four semesters I-IV of the program. This is followed by advanced courses at MS level, in semesters V-VIII where students have the option to choose their courses based on their intertest and inclination. In the final year, students do a research project leading to MS thesis.
IISER Tirupati invites applications from prospective candidates for admission to the PhD programme, August 2022. IISER Tirupati admits students in the disciplines of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Earth and Climate Sciences and associated interdisciplinary areas of research. In addition to research, the programme involves coursework and teaching assistantship.
The department-specific eligibility criteria for August 2022 admissions are given below. Information about individual faculty profiles and areas of research can be obtained from the IISER Tirupati website.
In this round, the departments of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Earth and Climate Sciences will admit PhD students.