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NIMHANS Bangalore PhD, MPhil, Fellowship Admission 2018

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Science (NIMHANS) announces Doctoral & Postdoctoral Courses 2018-19

NIMHANS Bangalore PhD, MPhil, Fellowship Admission 2018 - National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience (NIMHANS) is announced online applications on prescribed form for admission to the following courses for the academic year 2018-19.


It is for admission to programs such as PhD, Super-speciality, Post-Doctoral, Post Graduate, Graduate Diploma Courses, B.Sc. and CCNT/DCNT/DPN/DNN Courses. NIMHANS is an Institute of National Importance in Bangalore, Karnataka.


Get complete details of NIMHANS 2018 Entrance Exam such as dates, application form, eligibility criteria etc on the page below.

 

Also See : MedicalEntranceExams 2018

 

Courses Offered at NIMHANS

  • PhD Courses Institute Fellowships
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship Courses
  • External Fellowship - Super Specialty Courses
  • M Phil
  • *Sponsored and Deputed candidate/s means permanent employees sponsored/deputed by the State/Central Govt. or Public Sector undertaking of State/Central Govt.

 

Also See : PG MedicalEntranceExams 2018

 

Important Dates for NIMHANS PhD, MPhil and Fellowship Admission 2018

  • Online Application Form is available for Registration: 20th September 2018
  • Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form: 20th October 2018
  • Online Entrance Test Date: 18th November 2018
  • Counselling and/or Interview: 01st week of December 2018
  • Commencement of the Courses: 01st January 2019
  • A mock test demo will be hosted on the NIMHANS website 15 days prior to the Online Entrance Test
  • The Entrance Test will be held in Online Mode (i.e. Computer Based) in Bengaluru only

 

Number of Seats

  • PhD Degree in Clinical Neuroscience (ICMR Fellowship) - 05 Seats; 05 for Institute Stipendiary & Sponsored Nil
  • PhD Degree in Clinical Neuroscience (ICMR Fellowship) - 05 Seats; 05 for Institute Stipendiary & Sponsored - Nil
  • DM in Neurology - Post MD /DNB Category - 06 Seats; 06 for Institute Stipendiary & Sponsored - Nil
  • Master of Public Health - 10 Seats
  • Sponsored Candidates Stipendiary - Nil & Sponsored - 05 Seats
  • Institute Stipendiary - 05 for Institute Stipendiary & Sponsored Nil

Post-Doctoral Fellowship Courses

  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Acute Care & Emergency Psychiatry 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Addiction Medicine 02 Seats (02 Seats Sponsored)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - 01 Seat & Sponsored - 01 Seat
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Neuroscience & Therapeutics in Schizophrenia - 02 Seats (Sponsored- 02 Seats)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Cognitive Neurosciences 01 Seat (02 Seats Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship Community Mental Health 02 Seats (02 Seats Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry 01 Seat (02 Seats Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Epilepsy 03 Seats (02 Seats Institute & 01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Geriatrics Psychiatry 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Hospital Infection Control 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Movement Disorders 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuromuscular Disorder 02 Seats (01 Seat for Institute & 01 Seat for Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuroinfectious 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation of Psychiatric Disorders 01 Seat (01 Seat Sponsored)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Neurology 01 Seat (01 Seat Institute & Sponsored - Nil)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Stroke 01 Seat (01 Seat Institute & Sponsored - Nil)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Transfusion Medicine 02 Seats (01 Seat Institute & 01 for Sponsored)

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • DM Degree in Neuroimaging & Interventional Radiology: MD/DNB in Radiodiagnosis; the duration of the course will be for a period of three years
  • DM Degree in Neurology: MBBS degree from a recognized University or from any other University recognized as equivalent thereto by NIMHANS and by the Medical Council of India
  • Post MBBS: The duration of the course will be for a period of five years
  • Post MD/DNB in Internal (General) Medicine or Paediatrics: The duration of the course will be for a period of three years.
  • DM Degree in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: MD/DNB in Psychiatry; the duration of the course will be for a period of three years
  • DM Degree in Addiction Psychiatry: MD/DNB in Psychiatry; the duration of the course will be for a period of three years
  • DM Degree in Neuro-anaesthesia: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia; the duration of the course will be for a period of three years
  • DM Degree in Neuropathology: MD/DNB in Pathology; the duration of the course will be for a period of three years

M.Ch. Degree in Neurosurgery:

  • Post MBBS: The duration of the course will be for a period of five years
  • Post MS/DNB in General Surgery: The duration of the course will be for a period of three years
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: MD/DNB in Psychiatry.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Neuroanaesthesia: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Neurocritical Care: MD/DNB in Anaesthesia/ MD in Internal Medicine/ DM in Neuroanaesthesia /DM/DNB in Neurology or M.Ch./DNB in Neurosurgery.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Neuro-infection: MD in Microbiology.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Hospital Infection Control: MD/DNB in Microbiology.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Neurology:
  • Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Neuromuscular Disorder, Stroke: DM/DNB in Neurology
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropathology: MD/DNB in Pathology.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Transfusion Medicine: MD/DNB in Pathology / Medicine / Pediatrics / Microbiology / Anaesthesia / Emergency Medicine or any other clinical equivalent degree recognized from a recognized institution in India
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Acute Care & Emergency Psychiatry: MD/DNB in Psychiatry
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Community Mental Health: MD/DNB in Psychiatry.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Addiction Medicine: MD/DNB in Psychiatry
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry: MD/DNB in Psychiatry.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Obsessive Compulsive disorder & related disorders: MD/DNB in Psychiatry.
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Neuro Sciences & Therapeutics in Schizophrenia: MD/DNB in Psychiatry. (The duration of Post Doctoral Fellowship courses will be for a period of one year)

MD in Psychiatry

  • MBBS: The duration of the course will be for a period of three years
  • Diploma in Psychiatry (DPM): The duration of the course will be for a period of two years for DPM candidates
  • Fellowship in Psychosocial Support in Disaster Management: M.Phil. in Psychiatric Social Work/Clinical Psychology/Psychosocial Rehabilitation/Disaster Management or M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing with one year experience after completion of M.Sc. course.
  • Fellowship in Psychiatric Rehabilitation: Candidates who possess the following degrees/diplomas a) Diploma in Psychiatry/Psychological Medicine or MD (Psychiatry) or DNB (Psychiatry), b) M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology/Psychiatric Social Work, c) M.Sc. in Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Direct candidates as well as those deputed from other organizations can be admitted to the course
  • Those with MBBS and those with MA in Psychology/MSW/M.Sc. Nursing who have had minimum of 2 years of experience of having worked in a mental health setting are eligible. (If M.Phil. or Diploma is for only 1 year duration, then 1 additional year of experience in mental health setting is necessary).
  • The duration of Fellowship courses will be for a period of one year

Ph.D. in Clinical Neurosciences (ICMR Program)

  • Minimum Qualification: MBBS degree with not less than 55% of the Marks of any University recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI). The Candidate should have completed satisfactorily one-year compulsory rotating internship or its equivalent as recognized by the MCI after passing the final MBBS examination and must have full registration with a State Medical Council.
  • The duration of the course will be for a period of five years.
  • M.Phil. in Biophysics: MBBS/B.Tech in Biotechnology / Electronics / Computer Science / M.Sc. in Biophysics / Physics / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Life Sciences / Zoology / Chemistry/Physiology
  • M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology: 2 years full time MA/M.Sc. in Psychology/Counseling Psychology / Psychological Counseling / Applied Psychology /Clinical Psychology
  • M.Phil. in Neurophysiology: MBBS/BAMS (Ayurveda)/BDS/M.Sc. in Physiology / Neuroscience / Anatomy / Biochemistry / Zoology / Biotechnology / Life Science/Molecular Biology/Bachelors in Unani Medicine
  • M.Phil. in Neurosciences: 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
  • M.Phil. in Psychiatric Social Work: 2 years full time MA/MSW degree in Social Work.
  • Masters in Public Health: MBBS
  • M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing: Should be a Registered Nurse & Midwife with any State Nursing Registration Council with minimum passing of B.Sc. Nursing/B.Sc. Hons. Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing with minimum of 55% aggregate marks from an Institute recognized by INC with minimum of one-year experience after Basic B.Sc. Nursing as on the day of counseling.
  • Minimum of one year of work experience prior or after Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing as on the day of counselling
  • Candidate shall be medically fit
  • The duration of M.Phil, M.Sc. and MPH courses will be two years

Common for All Courses

  • The qualifying degrees for all the above-mentioned courses should be from a University recognized by NIMHANS. For Medical qualification the degree should be recognized by the Medical Council of India
  • For Medical Courses, the applicant should have completed compulsory rotation internship of one-year after MBBS or its equivalent as recognized by Medical Council of India (MCI) and a certificate to that effect has to be produced by the applicant, on or before the date of commencement of course i.e. 01st January 2019
  • The Candidates should have obtained not less than 55% of Marks in the aggregate in qualifying degree for non-medical courses and a relaxation of 5% on the aggregate of marks obtained will be given for non-medical and PhD Courses in respect of SC/ST candidates
  • 10% relaxation in the qualifying marks of the Online Entrance Test will be given all Post- Doctoral Fellowship Courses for the Sponsored /Deputed Candidates.

Age Limit

  • For PG Medical and Super-speciality Courses, age should not be more than 35 years for PG Medical degree holders as on 01st January 2019 (not applicable for PDF Courses)
  • Age is relaxable by a maximum of 5 years in the case of SC/ST candidates and by a maximum of 3 years for OBC candidates as on the date of commencement of courses.
  • Age should not be more than 45 years as on the date of commencement of courses in case of sponsored/deputed candidates. Employees of NIMHANS applying for PhD should have at least 10 years of service left before registering for PhD.
  • Age is relaxable by a maximum of 5 years in the case of PWD candidates as on the date of commencement of course (check PWD block under reservation of seats section for more information)

Reservation of Seats

  • Reservation Roster prescribed by the Govt. of India will be followed for each course as applicable; if suitable candidates are not available under the reserved category, they will be filled up by General category candidates
  • Number of seats and reservation may vary from time to time as per the directions of the Govt. of India through relevant notifications
  • There is no reservation of seats for super speciality courses
  • Nine seats in MD in Psychiatry (1 for sponsored) and three seats in M.Phil.in Clinical Psychology are reserved for domiciles of Karnataka State
  • Age is relaxable by a maximum of 5 years in the case of PWD candidates as on the date of commencement of course (check PWD block under reservation of seats section for more information)

Online Entrance Test

  • The Entrance Test will be held online (i.e., computer based)
  • The seven cities identified for conduct of online entrance test in the year 2018-19 are Bengaluru, Chennai, Cochin, Hyderabad in the South, Pune in the West, Delhi in the North, and Kolkata in the East
  • A mock test demo will be hosted on the NIMHANS website 15 days prior to the Online Entrance Test. The Online Entrance Test will be conducted for 2 - 3 days at all the Test Centres across the country

 

Application Form for NIMHANS Phd, MPhil and Fellowship Admission 2018

  • Application forms for all the courses are available online at the NIMHANS website www.nimhans.ac.in
  • The applications have to be filled online and submitted online. Applications with enclosures will be received online only. Abstract need not be sent separately A candidate can apply for a maximum of three courses only, provided they are eligible
  • The Application fee is Rs.1500/- per course for General candidates and Rs.1000/- per course for SC/ST candidates for each course.
  • The payment is to be made online only with Debit/ Credit Cards and/or online transfer. Other mode of payment including Demand Draft will not be accepted at any cost.
  • Foreign Nationals are required to submit their applications through the Diplomatic Channel (through the Ministry of External Affairs).
  • They shall also appear for the common Entrance Test along with the other candidates
  • In addition to the online application, sponsored/deputed candidates should submit their application through proper channel and they should also appear for the Common Entrance Test. The candidates should produce the sponsorship/deputation certificate in the prescribed format and should be uploaded along with the online application
  • NIMHANS reserves its absolute rights to modify/alter/amend the admission guidelines

 

NIMHANS, Bengaluru

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Hosur Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560029, Website www.nimhans.kar.nic.in

 

 

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