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Purpose: The aim of this analysis is to quantify the research productivity of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Kolkata) as it appears in the Web of Science (WoS) database from 2006-2020.

Design/Methodology/Approach: The necessary data for the research was drawn from the Web of Science (WoS) database in order to achieve the study's objectives. The bibliographical data presented with MS-Excel 2007 sheet in tabular format for analysis and interpretation.

Findings: The overall research output from 2006 to 2020 was 3,495 publications, with the year 2020 appearing to have the highest research output with 504 publications out of a total of 3,495, followed by 458 in 2019—the lowest number of research output 2 in 2006.

Research Limitations/Implications: The current analysis is limited to IISER Kolkata's research production from 2006 to 2020, which is available in the WoS database, and the research findings are limited to this database.

Originality/Value: The study looks at the research performance of IISER Kolkata over a 15-years period, from 2006 to 2020, with an emphasis on the WoS database. Furthermore, the paper is applicable to those interested in the analysis of research output of the institution. It also provides a detailed overview of various aspects of the literature, such as year-by-year development, language, research area, institutional collaboration, and so on.