Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune

The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune is a premier institute dedicated to research and teaching in the basic sciences. Established in 2006 as a unique initiative in science education in India, IISER aims to be a Science University of the highest caliber devoted to both teaching and research in a totally integrated manner, with state-of-the-art research and high quality education, thus nurturing both curiosity and creativity.

IISER Pune is spread over a 100-acre campus in Pashan, an educational and research hub with National Chemical Laboratory, University of Pune and many other premier academic organizations in the vicinity. IISER Pune offers a BS MS dual degree, Integrated PhD, and PhD programs in Biology, Chemistry, Earth & Climate Science, Mathematics and Physics disciplines. Apart from classroom instruction, IISER builds student skills in areas such as scientific inquiry, problem solving, communication skills, computational sciences, electronics and instrumentation and workshop practices. IISER plans to develop advanced teaching and research labs where students will have the opportunity to pursue experiments as well as advanced research under the mentorship of world-class faculty.