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Institute of Science - Admission 2024, Fees, Courses, Placement, Ranking

  • Nagpur (Maharashtra)
  • Government Aided
  • Approved by : NAAC
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Updated on Oct 31, 2023 7:02PM IST

Institute of Science Overview

Institute of Science (formerly known as Government Science College) was established as Victoria Science College in the year 1906. It is one of the oldest science and academic research center in Central India run by the Department of Higher and Technical Education, Govt. of Maharashtra, Mumbai. Institute of Science is famous for excellent research and currently, 153 scholars are pursuing their Ph.D. under numerous departments. The college provides UG and PG programs in various specializations including Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Electronics, Environmental Science, Botany and Zoology. It also offers Ph.D. Program in numerous specializations. Institute of Science, Nagpur is affiliated with the Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University and accredited with “Grade B” by the NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council). It also has been awarded for Excellence in Pure Science Higher Education by the University Grant Commission (UGC). The college is located in the heart of the city with all the modern facilities including Auditorium, Library, Laboratory, Sports, Gymkhana and Canteen. It also provides separate hostel facilities for all the boys and girls. Placement facility is also available at Institute of Science, Nagpur.

List of Departments at Institute of Science, Nagpur

  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Environment Science
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Electronics
  • Department of Languages
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Institute of Science Highlights

Parameters Details
Accreditation Body NAAC
Affiliated University Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur
Year of affiliation 1935
Institute Type State Government
Autonomous No
Established Year 1929
Campus Size 12.73 acres
Hostel Availability Yes
Study Mode Regular
Evening Classes No
Foreign Exchange Program No
Minority No
Gender Accepted coed
Gender Ratio 137:483
Student Faculty ratio 620:0
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Institute of Science Seat Reservation

Gender Male Female
General 6 14
OBC 79 290
SC 31 154
ST 21 25
Muslim 5 10
PWD 0 0
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Institute of Science Scholarship Statistics 2023

Gender Male Female
Total 324 500
OBC 0 0
SC 0 0
ST 0 0
Muslim 0 0
PWD 0 0
Minority Community 0 0
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2 Courses are offered by Institute of Science

Exam Accepted:CBSE 12th, Maharashtra HSCCBSE 12th, Maharashtra HSC
Number of courses:4
Number of courses:7

Institute of Science Awards & Rankings

  • Reaccredited by NAAC, Banglore with 'B' Grade.
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Related Questions


Priya Haldar, Student / Alumni

-Answered on July-20-2023

Dear Chetna, 

If your admission is confirmed at Institute of Science, you may go to the official website of the institute and click on 'hostel admission' tab to register. Fill out the registration form and submit it along with the required documents.


Aditya, Student / Alumni

-Answered on July-17-2023

Dear Aditi Mahesh Sangewar, according to the Institute of Science Nagpur admission eligibility criteria, the minimum required aggregate percentage for admission to B.Sc programmes is 60%. However, there are some exceptions to this rule. For example, if you have scored a high percentage in a particular subject, such as Mathematics or Physics, you may be eligible for admission even if your overall percentage is lower than 60%. Check out the Institute of Science Nagpur official website for more updates.

admission is available in your college
-apurva -Updated on July-07-20231 Answers

Patrichia D, Student / Alumni

-Answered on July-07-2023

Hi Apurva,

Yes, you may apply for the Institute of Science courses. Please make sure that you go through the eligibility criteria for the course that you would like to enroll in.

FAQs about Institute of Science

Is IS , Nagpur a government college?

IS , Nagpur is Private college.

When was the college , IS , Nagpur established ?

IS , Nagpur was established in the year 1906.
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Institute of Science Contact Number, Address & Location Map, Nagpur

  • +91-0712-2565581

Admission Updates for 2024