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Chennai Mathematical Institute (CMI) 2021 Application




Chennai Mathematical Institute is a centre of excellence for teaching and research in the mathematical sciences. It was founded in 1989 as a part of the SPIC Science Foundation, funded by the SPIC group in Chennai. Since 1996, it has been an autonomous institution

The main areas of research at CMI are Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics. In addition to a vibrant PhD programme, the Institute conducts BSc programmes in Mathematics and Computer Science as well as Mathematics and Physics, along with MSc programmes in Mathematics, Applications of Mathematics and Computer Science.


Courses Offered


  • Bachelor of Science honours in Maths & Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science honours in Maths & Physics


Eligibility Criteria


  • Academic Qualification: Students who have already passed, or expect to pass in 2020, the 12th standard (or equivalent) examination from a recognized board are eligible for admission to the programme


How to apply


Step 1: Candidate have to register themselves online
Step 2: Fill the application form
Step 3: Upload the required documents
Step 4: Pay the application fee

Click here to apply

Application fee

The application fee for B.Sc programmes is 1000/-



Selection Process


Admission will be done on the basis of Entrance Exam

The entrance examination is a test of aptitude for Mathematics at the 12th standard level, featuring both objective questions and problems drawn mostly from the following topics: arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus.



Entrance examination schedule

The entrance examinations will be held on Sunday, June 27, 2021 at designated exam centres at the following locations.

Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Calicut, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Durgapur, Goa, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indore, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Kolkata, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Shillong, Silchar, Siliguri, Srinagar, Tiruchi, Trivandrum, Visakhapatnam

All entrance examinations will be conducted in a single afternoon session, from 14:00 to 17:00.



Important dates


  • Application start date: 1st May 2021
  • Last date to apply: 31st May 2021
  • Entrance Exam: 27th June 2021