Indian Institute of Science Education & Research (IISERs)

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Thiruvananthapuram

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram (IISER-TVM) is dedicated to scientific research and science education of international standards. The institute aims to provide high quality education in modern science, integrating it with outstanding research at the undergraduate level itself, and develop a spirit of research cutting across disciplines. The faculty are engaged in research in the frontier areas of basic sciences, with a high degree of autonomy and creativity. IISER-TVM is an autonomous institution awarding five year BS-MS degree in addition to Ph.D. degrees in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and inter-disciplinary areas. Student selection is highly competitive, with only KVPY fellows, students in the IIT-JEE merit list, and students in the top one per cent of the respective boards eligible to apply for BS-MS admissions. The institute has developed various facilities to promote education with a research aptitude that include virtual classrooms, library, full-fledged laboratories and a computer centre.

Research Areas: Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Mathematical Sciences

Contact Name: Prof. Jarugu Narasimha Moorthy, Director

Contact Address: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram (IISER TVM), Maruthamala PO, Vithura, Thiruvananthapuram - 695551, Kerala, India

State: Kerala

Contact Phone: 0471-2778009, 2778044, 2778028