This prize is for outstanding contribution in Science and Technology. In 2010, this award was given to Sanjeev Galande.
This award was given to K.N. Ganesh in 2006.
This award was given to Krishanpal Karmodiya in 2016.
This award was given to Mousomi Bhakta in 2018.
This scholarship is given to those candidates who are admitted through JEE advanced and through SCB channel.
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune (IISER) was established in the year 2006 under the recognition of the Ministry of Human Resource Development with the aim to provide dedicated research and training program to the students for basic science courses. The institute since its establishment has done remarkably great in the field of education and in the year 2012 by an Act of Parliament it was announced as an Institute of National Importance. Fulfilling its vision to “Establish scientific institutions of the highest caliber where teaching and education are totally integrated with state-of-the-art research and make learning of basic sciences exciting through excellent integrative teaching driven by curiosity and creativity,” IISER has successfully formulated the curriculum for its postgraduate and research programs to encourage the curiosity and nurture it with best of facilities. The institute is one of the premier research institutes of national aims to be the Institute of highest eminence in both teaching and research.
IISER Pune is spread in the 98-acre of land which was provided to the institute by National Chemical Laboratory of CSIR. The entire campus is divided into two parts, 37,000 sq. MT dedicated to academic activities and 80,000 sq. MT is allotted for the residential purpose. The campus is designed with the modern approach and have a 4-star rating from Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA).
Understanding the needs of research-oriented higher education IISER Pune has introduced an integrated 5 years Master's programme and for students who further want to be in the field of research a Ph.D. programme in Integrated Sciences is also being offered at IISER. The institute focus on the complete development of the individual to help them excel not just in academics but in personal and professional life too, At IISER majors, are taken for developing traits like problem-solving ability, intellectual and communication skills, proficiency with modern technology and electronics, instrumentation and workshop practices.
The Institute is in discussion to provide latest of research facilities to its student and to establish an advanced teaching and research labs so that student can be familiar to the modern research in basic sciences under the guidance of faculty around the world where students will have the opportunity to pursue experiments as well as advanced research under the mentorship of world-class faculty. The aim is to make education and career options in the field of basic science more interesting and in return will benefit society.
Research is the core of all the academic activities at IISER, intense research facilities are offered in the below-mentioned discipline:
IISER Pune has recently introduced Humanities and Social Sciences programme in its research curriculum.