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PIMS MPH Diploma Optometry & Ophthalmic Asst. Admission 2018

PIMS announces MPH, Diploma in Optometry & Ophthalmic Assistant Course admission 2018-19

PIMS MPH Diploma Optometry & Ophthalmic Asst. Admission 2018 - Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) (Deemed University) Loni invites applications from the eligible candidates for the admission into 2-year (four Semesters) Master of Public Health (MPH) & Diploma in Optometry & Ophthalmic Assistance (D. Opt& OA) for the academic year 2018-19


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Important Dates

  • Availability of Admission Form: 15th May 2018
  • Last Date for submission of filled in Admission Forms: 15th June 2018
  • Admission of Selected Candidates: 20th June 2018
  • Academic Session Begins 01st July 2018


MPH Programs

  • The Master of Public Health - a 2 years full time postgraduate degree course, which is recognised by UGC, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, is developed in the context of positioning qualified and skilled professionals who can execute and monitor National & International Public Health Programs such as WHOs "Health for All", Govt. of India's "National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)" and other Public Health Programs

Duration: Two Academic Years (Four Semesters)
Medium of Instruction: English
Intake: 10 students per year


Also See : Masters in Public Health Admission 2018


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have B.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Botany, Zoology, Public Health, Nursing, Biotechnology, Dairy Science, Veterinary Sciences, Home Science, Computer Science, Health Science, Agriculture, etc.)
  • Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Journalism, Law and Social Work Graduate in Medical Science (MBBS, BAMS, BHMS and BUMS), Dentistry, Physiotherapy and Pharmacy
  • Candidates with minimum 50% marks in above subjects from any Indian University or their equivalent


Selection Process

  • Those satisfying the eligibility requirements will be included in the selection process. Selection for Admissions in the course will be done purely on merit basis i.e. marks obtained at the qualifying examination

Diploma in Optometry &Ophthalmic Assistance

  • The Diploma in Optometry & Ophthalmic Assistance is a visual health care course, where students learn to deal with the exam, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system

Duration: 2 years (4 Semesters)
Intake Capacity: 10 students per year


Eligibility Criteria:

  • 10+2 or its equivalent with Science subject (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) with minimum 45% marks. SC/ST & OBC category students the minimum marks required will be 40%
  • Age limits of the Students: Minimum 17 years of age


Selection Process

  • Admission is done purely on merit in the qualifying examination, first-cum-first served and a formal interview, after submitting all documents and verifications


Application Procedure

  • Those who are interested to take admission into the aforementioned courses should obtain the Prospectus and Application form, which can be obtained through the following ways:
  • By sending a request letter to the Director, Centre for Social Medicine along with DD for Rs.300/- in favour of Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences- Deemed University
  • By downloading from the website www.pravara.com and submitting the downloaded Application Form along with a DD for Rs. 300/-
  • From the Counter of Center for Social Medicine on cash payment of Rs. 300/- on working days from 09.00 am to 05.00 pm
  • If you are unable to download prospectus & application form, request the prospectus by email from office. Email: csm@pmtpims.org
  • The Application forms will be accepted only at The Office of the Director, Center for Social Medicine "Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni 413736 Tal - Rahata, Dist - Ahmednagar, (M.S.)
  • The Prospectus (Information Brochure &Application form) can be downloaded from www.pravara.com



(Deemed-University, Established u/s 3 of UGC Act 1956) Director, Centre for Social Medicine, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (DU), Loni-413736, Tal: Rahata, Dist: Ahmedangar (M.S.), Tel.: +91-024-22-273600, Email cms@pmtpims.org, Website www.pravara.com