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IISER Cutoff: 2021, 2020, 2019 Cutoff for KVYP, JEE & SSB Channels

Updated On - January 13 2021 by Sakshi Sharma

The IISER Aptitude Test 2021 Cutoff is the minimum marks required for admission in Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), in BS and BS-MS (Dual-Degree) programmes in on of the seven IISER across India. IISER, a Central Government Funded Technical Institute admits students via KVPY, JEE-Advanced, State and Central Boards Channel (SCB). Find the cutoff criteria for all the channels below:

IISER Aptitude Test Cutoff Latest Update

  1. IISER Aptitude Test will be held on last week of May 
  2. Marks requirement reduced from top 1 percentile to top 20 percentile.

IISER Aptitude Test Cutoff

The candidates’ Class (10+2) marks should be within the cut-off of various boards (generally, top 20 percentile). When the cut off for boards are unavailable, cut-off scores of CBSE board will be applicable. Additionally, for admission to engineering program through JEE-Advanced channel, candidates with a minimum of 75% marks for GEN/PWD/OBC-NCL and 65% marks for SC/ST/PWD in class XII or equivalent exam is required. The previous year’s cut-off marks are given below. The link for 2021 will be updated when available.

IISER Cutoff for 12th Board & Councils
Boards/CouncilsCut-off Marks (out of 500) for IISERs Admission 2020
Central Board Of Sec. Edu. (CBSE), New Delhi431420401385385
Board Of Intermediate Education (Andhra Pradesh)469465452447447
Assam Higher Secondary Education Council368364353322322
Aligarh Muslim University Board Of Secondary & Sr. Sec. Education, AligarhNANNANANA
Bihar School Examination Board, Patna310305295299295
Council For The Indian School Certificate Examinations, Delhi441424412381381
Goa Board Of Sec. And Higher Sec.Education371355348349348
Gujarat Sec. And Higher Sec. Education Board357335325299299
Kerala Board Of Public Examinations (Kerala Board)447425402393393
Board Of Sec. Education, Madhya Pradesh400391376360360
Meghalaya Board Of School Education366337336345336
Mizoram Board Of School Education364356332343332
Nagaland Board Of School Education368368346340340
Punjab School Education Board389387375366366
Telangana State Board Of Intermediate Education, Nampally, Hyderabad468465454457454
Tripura Board Of Secondary EducationNANANANANA
Maharashtra State Board Of Secondary And Higher Education342344325318318
U.P. Board Of High School & Intermediate Education, U. P.358347339333333
Board Of Secondary Education Rajasthan390391375368368
Himachal Pradesh Board Of School Education Dharmashala, H. P.399388384383383
Board Of School Education Haryana, Bhiwani405397381347347
Council Of Higher Sec. Education, Manipur337340330358330
Govt. Of Karnataka Dept. Of Pre- University Education, Karnataka419400346360346
Council Of Higher Sec. Education, Odisha321321291266266
Chhatisgarh Board Of Secondary Education375379355355355
Jharkhand Academic Council, Ranchi314318300292292
Jammu & Kashmir State Board Of School Education395383325303303
Uttarakhand Board of School Education312310296292292
West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education347352327294294
Tamil Nadu Board of Higher Secondary Education431432429409409
National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)343332327329327

Download the IISER official cutoff list PDF here. 

IAT Previous Year Cut off

IISER Aptitude Test previous year cutoff is released by IISER officially. Candidates can refer this while filling the aptitude test for IISER various programs.

Cutoff for JEE Channel

In 2029 IISER Aptitude Test cut off for JEE channel (general category) was within 10000 ranks in the CRL (Common Rank List) of JEE Advanced examination.

SCB channel (last year)

IISER Cutoff for SSB Channel 2019
Board NameCut-Off PercentageBoard NameCut-Off Percentage
Andhra Pradesh94.8AMU Board81.4
Jammu Kashmir86.2Himachal Pradesh79.3
Madhya Pradesh85.2Kerala93.1
Uttar Pradesh74.3Tamil Nadu95.1
West Bengal75.9Tripura60

IISER Result 2021

Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research will release IISER 2021 result through online mode. IISER Result will be out on 1st week of June 2021. Candidates can check their result by entering Email Id and Password. After checking the result, qualified candidates can attend the counselling and another admission process. 

IISER Admission Process 2021

IISER Admission process is supposed to be started from 22 June 2021 (SCB), 05 June 2021 (KVPY) & 11 June 2021 (JEE Advanced). IISER 2021 counselling will be conducted in online mode. Candidates seeking admission through KVPY & JEE channel have to fill the application form based on which seats will be allotted to candidates.

For SCB channel, candidates must have to qualify the aptitude test. After that, applicants will be called for counselling based on cut off marks set by the institute. After the seat allotment, candidates can download their call letters from the website. Candidates have to report to the allotted institutes along with some document and fees to confirm their admission.


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