Last updated on: 22 January, 2019

Bachelor of Science (BS) Programme


  • IISER Bhopal offers four years BS Programme for bright and motivated science students who have passed (10+2) with Mathematics as one of the subjects. The programme integrates classroom learning with research. The training during the programme enables students to pursue careers in academia, industry or government organizations.

  • BS Programme is offered in two broad streams

  • Engineering Sciences disciplines (Chemical Engineering and Electrical Engineering & Computer Science)
  • After completing a common curriculum in the first two years, students can choose from one amongst the two Major disciplines currently being offered:
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • The courses in both the Major disciplines are designed so as to enable students to pursue careers in the industry, academia, or government organizations.

  • Humanities and Social Science discipline (Economic Sciences)
  • The first year of the programme consists of core courses in basic sciences and introductory courses in Economics. The next three years are dedicated to specialization in Economic Sciences.

  • The students pursuing the BS Programme can also earn a ‘minor’ degree in other disciplines after fulfilling the prerequisites laid down by the respective department. After spending four years in the BS programme, students have the option to obtain BS-MS (Dual Degree) by spending an additional year devoted to courses and research thesis.

Last updated on: 20 February, 2019