IISER Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019
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IISER Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019 - The Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research had released a notification that IISER 2019 aptitude test was conducted in computer-based test mode only. The aptitude test of IISER was of duration 3 hours comprising multiple choice questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology. The authorities had released the syllabus and other details related to exam pattern of IISER admission 2019. Having an idea about IISER 2019 Syllabus and Exam Pattern helped the candidates plan their preparation strategy. IISER 2019 exam pattern provided a basic idea about the pattern of the aptitude test including the number and type of questions, test duration, marking scheme, etc. IISER syllabus 2019 helped the candidates get familiar with the topics and sub-topics of all four subjects that they had to prepare for the aptitude test. Check all the relevant details related to the IISER syllabus and exam pattern 2019.
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IISER Syllabus 2019

Candidates could go through the syllabus of IISER 2019 to plan out how to prepare for the entrance test. Having a prior knowledge about the syllabus helped the candidates to figure out the important topics and ensure that no topic was left out. Check the subject wise syllabus of IISER given below.

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IISER 2019 Syllabus- Physics


Electronic devices


Behaviour of perfect gas and kinetic energy



Communication Systems


Physical World and Measurement

Current Electricity


Properties of bulk matter

Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter

Laws of Motion


Electromagnetic Induction

Magnetic effect of current and magnetism


Electromagnetic Waves

Motion of Systems of Particles and Rigid body

Work, Energy and Power


IISER Syllabus 2019- Chemistry

Structure of Atom

p-block Elements

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

Organic Chemistry – Some Basic Principles and Techniques

The d & f-block elements

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure


Co-ordination Compounds

States of Matter

Environmental Chemistry

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes


The Solid State

Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers



Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

Redox Reactions


Organic Compounds containing Nitrogens


Chemical Kinetics


s-block Elements

Surface Chemistry


Chemistry in Everyday Life

IISER 2019 Syllabus- Mathematics

Applications of integrals

Inverse Trigonometric Functions


Binomial Theorem

Limits and Derivatives

Relations and functions

Complex Numbers and Quadratic equations

Linear Inequalities

Sequences and Series

Conic Sections

Linear Programming


Continuity and Differentiability

Mathematical Reasoning




Straight Lines

Differential equations

Permutations and Combinations

Three dimensional geometry


Principle of Mathematical Induction

Trigonometric Functions

Introduction to Three Dimensional Geometry


IISER Syllabus 2019- Biology

Biology and human welfare

Diversity in the living world

Plant physiology

Biotechnology and its application

Ecology and environment


Cell structure and function

Genetics and evolution

Structural organisation in animals and plants

Human physiology

IISER Exam Pattern 2019

Candidates preparing for IISER 2019 were advised to go through the exam pattern to have an idea about the pattern of the exam. Check the IISER 2019 exam pattern given below:

IISER 2019 Exam Pattern



Mode of the test

Online (Computer-based test mode)

Test Duration

3 hours


Comprises four subjects of equal weightage: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology

Total Marks


Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Questions asked in each subject


Total number of questions


Marking Scheme

3 marks will be awarded for each correct response.

There is negative marking. 1 mark will be deducted for wrong attempt.

Exam Date

June 6, 2019

IISER Sample Papers 2019

Candidates could practise the sample papers of IISER 2019 to boost up the preparation level. Practising the IISER 2019 sample papers and previous years’ question papers helped the candidates self evaluate their preparation level and figure out the weak areas to focus more on. This also helped in getting an idea about the types of questions asked in the test. Candidates could download the sample papers from the links given below:

IISER Model Paper-1 (In English)

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IISER Model Paper-2 (In English)

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IISER Model Paper-1 (In Hindi)

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on which date application will be open

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 8th Oct, 2019

Candidates can fill the application form of IISER 2020 from the month of May 2020. IISER Application Form 2020 will be available through online mode.

I hope this helps

is this cource is btech and where are the institutions

Vishwaksen Gouda Student Expert 2nd Oct, 2019
Hello mujahed,
The basic mandate of theIISERsis to carry out research in frontier areas of science and to provide quality science education at the undergraduate and the postgraduate levels.
And this are located various parts of india
And to get admission into this institutions will be carried out by
1.jee advanced

All the best

can anyone plz let me know how can i check that i am qualified in iiser aptitude test 2019 or not ..i am not getting result. application id no. 19042630 and also i dont even know how much score i secured in the test ..

Apoorva Student Expert 5th Oct, 2019

Hello Dear Student,

It is not possible to check the score you got in aptitude test because IISER has closed its result displaying portal and that is the only way to check the score as allotments for all the respective streams like SCB, JEE-Advanced and KVPY. I hope this was helpful.

Best Wishes!


what is eligibility criteria for CBSE improvement candidates

Aditya kumar Student Expert 26th Sep, 2019

Hello there!


Improvements Exams are for students who have passed but are not satisfied with their marks and are willing to take the exams again .

Only such Candidate who has passed the examination of the Board in 2019 can apply in 2020 for improving his/her performance in one or more subjects provided he/she should have appeared in the same subjects in the examination held in March 2019. So this is the eligibility criteria to give cbse improvement exam 2020.



what is SCB channel in iiser exam

Vishwaksen Gouda Student Expert 22nd Sep, 2019
Hello prateek
IISERAdmissions are conducted through threechannels- Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), Joint Entrance Examination of Indian Institutes of Technology (JEE Advanced) and State and Central BoardsChannel(SCB).
Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) offers academic courses in science education & research field. Various campuses ofIISERoffer admission in five years dual degree programme (BS-MS). It organizesIISERaptitude test to offer admission only forSCBchannel (State Board Toppers).

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