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Indian Institute of Science

A makeover for IISc, where brilliance begets a better future

Interestingly, IISc began with just two departments: General and Applied Chemistry and Electro-Technology.

14 Oct 2019 4:18 AM

Top IISc professor on 'compulsory' retirement over sex harassment charges

The internal complaints committee of the IISc, which investigated the matter, found truth in the complaint, the institute said.

31 Oct 2018 9:19 AM

Scientists find 2 new species of lizards in Western Ghats

In 2008, it was described as a new species based on a detailed study of the museum specimen.

28 Sep 2018 2:02 AM

Teck check: Shock waves to revitalise

Artificial insemination is practised widely by the dairy industry, but these researchers have proved higher success rates using shock waves.

20 Sep 2018 2:23 AM

Trail blazer: Chasing quakes to dissect their phenomena

After completing her Master’s, she joined the Centre for Earth Science Studies (CESS) in Trivandrum as a junior scientist.

26 Aug 2018 6:39 AM


Research: Magic leaf that can generate fuel, oxygen

Conventional approaches to artificial photosynthesis yielded limited dividends, and the observed efficiencies were typically too low to be useful.

06 Jul 2018 2:03 AM

IISc Bangalore back in world top university list, Oxford drops few notches

Indian Institute of Science is the only Indian University to have made it to the prestigious list.

31 May 2018 10:42 AM

IISc best institution, IIT-M best for engineering

In the university category, IISc stood first, followed by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Banaras Hindu University (BHU).

04 Apr 2018 1:37 AM

One tree for every four persons: BMC census

According to an Indian Institute of Science (IISc) report from 2014, the ideal ratio tree-human ratio should be seven trees for every person.

21 Dec 2017 2:45 AM

Final frontier: Sky is the limit for 2 IISc start-ups

Rocket science? Bellatrix Aerospace and Astrome Technologies could well be one up on SpaceX, OneWeb, Boeing.

24 Sep 2017 6:19 AM


IISc-Bengaluru tops HRD ranking list

Prakash Javadekar said the institutions that fared well in the annual rankings will be provided with more funding and enhanced autonomy.

04 Apr 2017 3:23 AM