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October 23, 2009

National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences

National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences

ONLINE Applications are invited on prescribed form for Admission to the following courses for the Academic Year 2010 - 2011.

1. Ph.D.

Institute Fellowships

a) Ph.D. degree in Mental Health & Social Psychology
b) Ph.D. degree in Neurophysiology
c) Ph.D. degree in Psychiatric Social Work
d) Ph.D. degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology

External Fellowships: Candidates with Sponsorship from Government of India/State Govt. Institutions, Deputed or Sponsored from a recognized University, Fellowships from Government Agencies like UGC/ICMR/CSIR etc., Permanent Employees and tenured employees of NIMHANS can also apply for Ph.D. in the various departments of this Institute, which will be considered at the discretion of the competent authority for Entrance Test. They have to work on
full time basis, for a minimum period of THREE years (Two years in case of Candidates having M.Phil/DNB/MD/MS/DM/M.Ch. degrees). Entrance Test for selection of candidates for Ph.D. programes will be held in the following departments in the months of February and October.

a) Biophysics, b) Biostatistics, c) Epidemiology, d) Human Genetics, e) Mental Health & Social Psychology, f) Neurochemistry, g) Neuroimaging and Interventional Radiology, h) Neuromicrobiology, i) Neurophysiology, j) Neurovirology, k) Psychiatric Nursing, l) Psychiatric Social Work, m) Psychiatry, n) Psychopharmacology, o) Speech Pathology & Audiology

DIPLOMA/CERTIFICATE COURSES

1. Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing (DPN)

2. Diploma in Neurological & Neurosurgical Nursing (DNN)

Eligibility: Qualifying examination requirement for various medical Courses

(a) MBBS degree from a recognized University or from any other University recognized as equivalent thereto by NIMHANS and by the Medical Council of India.

(b) The candidate should have completed compulsory rotation internship of one year after MBBS or its equivalent recognized by Medical Council of India on or before the date of commencement of course. A certificate to that effect has to be produced. The candidate should also have full registration with State Medical Council.

(c) Candidates who have MD/MS/DNB/DPM from a recognized University or from any other University recognized as equivalent thereto by NIMHANS and by the Medical Council of India may apply for the course. However,Candidates who are awaiting the results may also appear for the entrance test subject to production of proof of having passed the examination in writing issued by the University on or before the date of commencement of course.

Qualifying Examination Requirement For Various Non-medical Courses

(d) Candidates with M.Sc./MA/MSW/ Ayurvedic Graduation/ BE/ B.Tech./ B.Sc. /B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing/ B.Sc. Engineering should have passed the examination from a recognized University or from any other University recognized as equivalent thereto, securing not less than 55% of marks in aggregate on or before the date ofEntrance test. Candidates who have appeared for the qualifying examinations and are awaiting results, may also apply. However, such candidates will be eligible to appear in the Entrance test only if they produce the proof of having passed the examination in writing issued by the University as on the date of Entrance test.

(e) Candidates with Master’s degree obtained through research and awarded on the basis of the evaluation of the thesis (from a University recognized by NIMHANS which does not award marks at the master’s level) are also eligible to apply for Ph.D. programme.

(f) Candidates with PUC or 10 + 2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with 50% aggregate in the above subjects can apply for B.Sc. inNursing course.

(g) Candidates with PUC or 10 + 2 with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology or job oriented diploma courses from a recognized board can apply for B.Sc. in Radiography course.

Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing (DPN)

a) Should possess ‘A’ Grade certificate in General Nursing recognized by Indian Nursing council.

b) Should be a registered Nurse in the State Nursing Council with two years experience.

Diploma in Neurological and Neurosurgical Nursing (DNN)

a) Should possess ‘A’ Grade certificate in General Nursing recognized by Indian Nursing Council.

b) Should be a registered Nurse in the State Nursing Council with two years experience.

AGE LIMIT: For MD & DPM Courses the age should not be more than 32 years and, relaxable in case of SC/ST Candidates by a maximum of 5 years as on 2.5.2010. For sponsored candidates age should not be more than 45 years as on 2.5.2010

Application procedure: Application forms for all the courses are available online at the NIMHANS website www.nimhans.kar.nic.in . The applications have to be filled online and submitted online. Printout of the Application Abstract with the latest passport size photograph affixed (in the column provided) along with the Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Director, NIMHANS, Bangalore – 560 029 and relevant enclosures should be sent to the Director, NIMHANS, Hosur Road, Bangalore – 560 029 by superscribing the name of the course(s) applied for, on the Envelope without fail.

A candidate can apply for a maximum of 4 courses only (Medical & Non-Medical inclusive) provided they are eligible.

The Application fee for both Medical & Non-Medical courses is Rs.1000/- per course for General candidates and Rs.750/- per course for SC/ST candidates

Foreign Nationals are required to submit their applications through the Diplomatic Channel (through the Ministry of External Affairs). They shall also appear for the commonEntrance Test along with the other candidates.

Sponsored candidates should submit their application through proper channel and they should also appear for the Common Entrance Test. The candidates should produce the sponsorship certificate in the prescribed format.

National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences
Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560029
Email : academic@nimhans.kar.nic.in
Website: http://www.nimhans.kar.nic.in
Ph: 080 - 26995000/ 26995015

Last date of submission of Forms: Online upto: 23rd November 2009

By post : 28th November 2009

Date of Entrance Test : 28th February 2010

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