About IISc

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.

Bengaluru, India
Establishment year
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
Continuousno breaks
Financial Aidallowances and other types of social assistance
173 USD/year
173 USD/year

IISc campus

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.

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2191Indian Institute of Science, BengaluruIndiaBengaluru
100220Indian Institute of Management BangaloreIndiaBengaluru
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2,500 USD
2,500 USD
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Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
2191Indian Institute of Science, BengaluruIndiaBengaluru
3252Indian Institute of Technology DelhiIndiaDelhi
745 USD
2,999 USD
3363Indian Institute of Technology BombayIndiaMumbai
8,736 USD
from  5,385 USD
to  26,301 USD
3704Indian Institute of Technology, MadrasIndiaChennai
1,091 USD
848 USD
3805Indian Institute of Technology KanpurIndiaKanpur
1,091 USD
424 USD