National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences – NIMHANS Admission

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NIMHANS Admission 2019

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences invites admission application for eligible candidates to the following academic programs for the academic year 2019 – 2020.

  • PhD – Doctor of Philosophy
  • DM – Doctor of Medicine
  • M.Ch – Master of Chirurgical
  • MD – Doctor of Medicine
  • Diploma Courses
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship Courses
  • MPhil – Master of Philosophy
  • MPH – Master of Public Health
  • MSc – Master of Science
  • BSc – Bachelor of Science

NIMHANS Eligibility 2019

Minimum qualification for admission : Qualifying degree as specified for the concerned Course

External Fellowship including sponsorship Category

  • Indian National Applicants who are / have been :
    • Awarded external fellowship from various governmental Agencies like UGC, CSIR, ICMR, DBT and AYUSH ( specific references to courses in Yoga and Ayurveda ) ( JRF / SRF only ). Such applicants can activate JRF / SRF only after joining respective Ph.D. Course at NIMHANS.
    • Permanent / tenured employees of NIMHANS who are sponsored to pursue Ph.D. Program at NIMHANS.
    • Permanent / tenured employees of Government of India / State Government Institutions / Universities and Public Sector Undertakings sponsored / deputed to pursue Ph.D. Program at NIMHANS.
    • Sponsored by Non – Governmental organizations ( NGOs ) to pursue Ph.D. Program at NIMHANS.
  • Foreign Nationals Applicants sponsored / deputed by Governmental Organizations and recognized Universities and National Scholarships from reputed / recognized organization to pursue Ph.D. Program at NIMHANS.
  • Applicable for courses with external fellowship / sponsorship category only

Other requirements : Applicants should have pursued and been awarded qualification from a recognized Institution / University ( In case of Medical Qualification, Medical Council of India recognized and University Grants Commission, Rehabilitation Council of India and Indian Nursing Council recognized in case of Non-medical qualification ).

Qualifying percentage in Online Entrance Test : UR / SC / ST / OBC – 50%

Age Criteria ( as on day of course commencement ) : No age limit.

UG

Course NameSpecializationEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
B. Sc.Nursing10, +2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology with 45% marksOn the basis of marks in an online test conducted by the institute
Radiography
Anesthesia Technology
DiplomaClinical Neurophysiology Technology

PG

Course NameSpecializationEligibility Criteria
MDPsychiatryBachelor’s degree in MBBS or DPM from a recognized institute or university
M. Sc.Psychiatric NursingB.Sc Nursing/B.Sc Hons. Nursing/ Post Basic B.Sc Nursing with minimum of 55% aggregate marks.
BiostaticsBachelor’s degree in Mathematics or Statistics with at least 55% marks in aggregate
MPH #rowspan#MBBS degree from a recognized University or from any other University recognized as equivalent thereto by NIMHANS/MCI
PG DiplomaBiochemistryMaster’s degree in Biochemistry with 50% marks in aggregate
Post Basic DiplomaNeuroscience NursingBachelor’s in the relevant discipline
Psychiatric / Mental Health Nursing
DMNeuroanesthesiaBachelor’s degree in MD / DNB in Anesthesia / Anesthesiology from a recognized institute or university
Child & Adoloscent PsychiatryBachelor’s degree in MD/DNB in Psychiatry from a recognized institute or university
NeuropathologyBachelor’s degree in MBBS or MD/DNB in Internal (General) Medicine or Pediatrics from a recognized institute or university.
Neuroimaging & Interventional RadiologyBachelor’s degree in MBBS/MD or DNB in Radio diagnosis /M.Sc in Medical or Subjects/BE/B.Tech./M.Tech from a recognized institute or university
NeurologyBachelor’s degree in MBBS or MD/DNB in Internal (General) Medicine or Pediatrics from a recognized institute or university
Addiction PsychiatryBachelor’s degree in MD/DNB in Psychiatry from a recognized institute or university
M. ChNeurosurgeryBachelor’s in MBBS or MS/DNB in General Surgery from a recognized institute or university

Research Course

Course NameSpecializationEligibility Criteria
M. Phil.NeuroscienceMBBS / BE / B.Tech Electronics / Electrical / Computer Science / Biotechnology / M.Sc in Physics / Chemistry / Biochemistry / Anatomy / Physiology / Molecular Biology /Genetics / Biotechnology / Zoology / Life Science / MA Psychology / M.Sc Psychology
Neurophysiology"MBBS / BE / B.Tech Electronics / Electrical / Computer Science / Biotechnology / M.Sc in Physics / Chemistry / Biochemistry / Anatomy / Physiology / Molecular Biology /Genetics / Biotechnology / Zoology / Life Science / MA Psychology / M.Sc Psychology "
BiophysicsMBBS / B.Tech in Biotechnology / Electronics / Computer Science / M.Sc in Biophysics / Physics / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Life Science / Zoology / Chemistry / Physiology
Clinical Psychology2 years full-time MA / M.Sc in Psychology / Counseling Psychology / Psychological Counseling / Applied Psychology / Clinical Psychology
Psychaitric social work2 years full-time MA/MSW degree in Social Work.
Ph. D.Clinical NeuroscienceMBBS degree with not less than 55% marks. The candidate should have completed one-year compulsory rotating internship or its equivalent after passing the final MBBS examination. Candidates with postgraduate medical qualifications can also apply (but no special reservation or preference will be given)
NeurophysiologyM.Phil in Neuroscience / Neurophysiology / MBBS / MD in Physiology / MD in Ayurveda /BE /B.Tech. Electronics /Electrical / Computer Science / Biotechnology / M.Sc in Physiology / Biochemistry / Anatomy / Neuroscience / Life Science / Biotechnology / Zoology / Masters in Physiotherapy / Masters in Unani Medicine
Clinical Psychology2 years full-time MA / M.Sc in Psychology / Counseling Psychology / Psychological Counseling / Clinical Psychology / Applied Psychology / M.Phil degree in Mental Health and Social Psychology / M.Phil in Clinical Psychology
Psychiatric Social work2 years full-time Masters Degree in Social Work/ M.Phil in Psychiatric Social work
Speech pathology & AudiologyM.Sc in Speech Pathology & Audiology or M.Sc in Speech-Language Pathology or M.Sc in Audiology.
BiostatisticsM.Stat. (ISI) / M.Sc in Statistics / Biostatistics / Medical Statistics / Health Statistics / Agricultural Statistics
NeuroscienceM.Phil in Neuroscience / Neurophysiology / MBBS / MD in Physiology / MD in Ayurveda /BE /B.Tech. Electronics /Electrical / Computer Science / Biotechnology / M.Sc in Physiology / Biochemistry / Anatomy / Neuroscience / Life Science / Biotechnology / Zoology / Masters in Physiotherapy / Masters in Unani Medicine
History of PsychiatryMBBS or Post graduation in Social Sciences/Humanities (History/Psychology/Sociology/ Social Work/ Cultural Studies)
BiophysicsM.Phil Biophysics / Neuroscience / MBBS / M.Sc in Biophysics / Physics / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Life Sciences / Physiology
Child & Adolescent PsychiatryMD in Psychiatry or DNB in Psychiatry or M.Phil in Clinical Psychology or M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work
Human GeneticsM.Sc in any Life Sciences discipline
Mental Health EducationMaster’s in Public Health, Health or Behavioural Sciences
NeurochemistyM.Phil in Neurosciences / M.Sc in Biochemistry / M.Sc in Medical Biochemistry / M.Sc in Biotechnology
Neurological Rehabilitation55% marks in MBBS, MPT, MOT, Masters in Orthotics & Prosthetics, M.Phil in Clinical Psychology, M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work, M.Phil in Clinical Neurosciences, M.Sc in Nursing or M.Sc in Speech Therapy OR MD/DNB in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
NeuromicrobiologyMBBS / MD Microbiology / BE Biotechnology / M.Phil Neuroscience / M.Sc in Medical Microbiology / Microbiology / Biotechnology / Molecular Biology / MLT / Applied Microbiology / Biochemistry / Biomedical Genetics / Neuroscience
NeurovirologyMBBS / MD in Microbiology / M.Sc in Medical Microbiology / Microbiology / Biotechnology / Virology
NeuropathologyMD in Pathology / M.Sc in Life Sciences/MBBS
Psychiatric NursingMaster’s Degree in Psychiatric Nursing
Mental Health RehabilitationM.Sc in Psychosocial Rehabilitation / M.Phil in Clinical Psychology / M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work / M.Sc in Psychiatric Nursing / MBBS
PsychiatryMBBS / MD / Postgraduate degree in the Basic Sciences or Humanities / BE / B.Tech. / ME / M.Tech.
Post-Doctoral Fellowship (PDF)Pediatric NeurologyDM/DNB in Neurology
Community Mental HealhMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Non-invasive Brain Stimulation of PsychdisordersiatricMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Forensic PsychiatryMD/DNB in Psychiatry
NeuroanesthesiaMD / DNB in Anaesthesia
NeuropathologyMD/DNB in Pathology
Child & Adoloscent PsychiatryMD/DNB in Psychiatry
NeuroinfectionMD in Microbiology
Neurology (Epilepsy & Movement disorders)DM/DNB in Neurology
Acute care & Emergency PsychiatryMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Addiction MedicineMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Consultation Laision PsychiatryMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Geriatic PsychiatryMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Obsessive compulsive disorders & related disordersMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Clinical Neuroscience &Therapeutics in SchizophreniaMD/DNB in Psychiatry
Therapeutics in Schizophrenia
Hospital Infection ControlMD / DNB in Microbiology
Neuro Muscular DisordersDM/DNB in Neurology
Stroke
Transfusion MedicineMD / DNB in Pathology / Medicine / Pediatrics / Microbiology / Anaesthesia / Emergency Medicine or any other clinical equivalent degree
Neurocritical careMD / DNB in Anaesthesia, MD in Internal Medicine, DM in Neuroanaesthesia, DM / DNB in Neurology or M.Ch / DNB in Neurosurgery.
Psychiatric RehabilitationDiploma in Psychiatry / Psychological Medicine or MD (Psychiatry) or DNB (Psychiatry), OR M.Phil in Clinical Psychology / Psychiatric Social Work, OR M.Sc in Psychosocial Rehabilitation. Those with MBBS/ MA (Psychology / MSW/ M.Sc Nursing with minimum two years work experience are also eligible
Neuroimaging and Interventional RadiologyMBBS/MD or DNB in Radiodiagnosis/M.Sc in Medical Subjects/BE/B.Tech./M.Tech. Degree
Neurological RehabilitationMD / DNB (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)
NeurophysiologyMBBS / BAMS (Ayurveda) / BDS / M.Sc in Physiology / Neuroscience / Anatomy / Biochemistry / Zoology / Biotechnology / Life Science / Molecular Biology / Bachelors in Unani Medicine
Women’s Mental HealthMD/DNB in Psychiatry
PsychopharmacologyMD in Pharmacology / Physiology / Biochemistry / MBBS / BE Biotechnology / Bioinformatics / B.Tech. Biotechnology / Bioinformatics / ME Biotechnology / Bioinformatics / M.Sc in Pharmacology / Physiology / Biochemistry / Life Sciences / Biotechnology / Bioinformatics
EpilepsyDM/DNB in Neurology
Movement DisordersDM/DNB in Neurology

NIMHANS Admission Application Form 2019

NIMHANS Admission Application Form available at the official website www.nimhans.ac.in.

Application form can be filled online by following the below – listed steps

  • Visit the official website of NIMHANS and fill the application form online.
  • Pay the application fee of ₹ 1500/- per course for general candidates and ₹ 1000/- per course for SC / ST candidates.
  • The payment can be made online with Debit / Credit cards or Net – banking.

NIMHANS  Admission Selection Procedure 2019

Mode of Selection

  • Seats under Institute Fellowship : Online Entrance Test + Interview
  • Seats under External Fellowship : Online Entrance Test and / or Interview*
  • Mere qualifying in Online Entrance Test and / Interview does not entitle admission to a Ph.D. Course. Selection is subject to availability of eligible guides in the respective departments.

NIMHANS Admission Important Dates 2019

Dates for Session 1 :

S.NoEventDate
1Date of Advertisement of Admission Notification17th January, 2019
2Start Date and End Date for submission of Online Application Forms17th January, 2019 to 16th February, 2019
3Date of conduct of Online Entrance Test for Ph.D., Super speciality, Postdoctoral and Postgraduate Courses30th March, 2019 & 31st March, 2019
4Date of conduct of Online Entrance Test for B.Sc. Courses21st April, 2019
5Date of Interview for Ph.D Programs28th May, 2019 to 30th May, 2019
6Date of admission for Ph.D., Super speciality, Postdoctoral and Postgraduate Courses4th June, 2019
7Date of admission for B.Sc. and Diploma Courses7th June, 2019
8Date of course commencement1st July, 2019

Contact Details

NIMHANS,
Hosur Road,
Bangalore – 560 029,
Karnataka, India.,
Phone : 91-080-26995201, 26995202,
Email : ms@nimhans.kar.nic.in,
Websitewww.nimhans.ac.in.

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Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.