Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru (IISc) — public non-profit institution. It is located in Bengaluru, India. As an active member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Association of Indian Universities (AIU), IISc is participating in developing the academic environment.
The university is among the top-160 best institutions in the word, according to QS International Ranking. THE (Times Higher Education Ranking) places the university in 19 position among universities with the most research output.
IISc carries out research in several scientific areas.
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- International students
- Female students
Place in ratings
- Rating QS
- Rating THE
IISc tuition fees
The academic year at IISc is continuous. It means that students have no break between courses. However, for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. For local citizens, the tuition fee at IISc starts from 173 USD per year. The university provides tuition assistance to some students through financial aid programs. They are available to both locals and foreigners. The cost of education and the availability of scholarships can be checked on the official website.
Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.
- Academic calendar
- Financial Aidallowances and other types of social assistance
The city campus of IISc provides students with countless opportunities for work and recreation — from sitting in a coffee shop with a laptop to internships at large companies. Bengaluru has a well developed entertainment infrastructure, but the rhythm of the big city can be distracting for some students. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more. Thanks to international exchange programs at IISc, students can communicate with representatives of different countries and nationalities and thus expand their own horizons. And, the university contributes to this by regularly holding joint events for local and foreign students.
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What to do after graduation
If you want to stay in India after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. Graduates of IISc find jobs without difficulty. One of the reasons is the good reputation of the university among employers, according to the results of the QS ranking. You can find other options for immigration in our article.