National Institute for Science Education and Research

An autonomous institute under the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India and a unique institution of its kind, NISER continues to strive to be recognized as a centre of excellence in science education and research in Basic Sciences and related areas.


The sprawling 300 acres campus is located at Jatni, which is about 25 kms from Bhubaneswar Airport. NISER presently has about 600 students for its 5-year M.Sc. in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. In addition, it also runs a doctoral programme in all Basic Sciences. In near future, NISER would initiate undergraduate programmes in the areas of Earth and Planetary Science, Computer Science and MSc-PhD dual degree.

The vibrant and extremely talented faculty members drawn from the most reputed institutes and universities across the globe have set highest standards for themselves. At NISER they are committed to nurture world class scientists and prepare the students to take up cutting edge research and neo-age teaching assignments in academia, R&D labs and industries.