IIPS Mumbai announces Master of Population Studies (MPS) Distance Education Admission 2019
IIPS Mumbai MPS Admission 2019 – Applications are invited for admission to Masters in Population Studies (M.P.S.) by International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai during the academic session 2019-20
No. of Fellowships: 50 Seats with Government of India Fellowship
Duration: One Year (Full-Time) [Distance Education Course]
IIPS Mumbai MPS Admission 2019Dates
The portal for submitting application will remain open from 26th November 2018
Last Date for Online Application Submission Form: 04th January 2019
Eligibility Criteria for IIPS Mumbai MPS Admission 2019
Candidates having MA/MSc. degree (passed/appearing) in Anthropology, Biostatistics, Economics, Geography, Health Statistics, Mathematics, Political Science, Population Education, Psychology, Rural Development, Social Work, Sociology, and Statistics from a recognized university in India or abroad with a minimum of 55% of aggregate marks/equivalent grade.
Candidates having Master degree, other than subjects specified above and having at least two years of experience in Population and Health related field are also eligible to apply.
Eligible foreign candidates can also apply for admission provided if they secure financial support from any outside agency.
Candidates who have already passed the qualifying degree examinations and those who have already appeared/ shall be appearing in the final qualifying examinations are eligible to apply. However, the admission of the candidate will be cancelled, if s/he fails to furnish final result by 30th September 2019.
Age: The upper age limit is 28 years as on 30th June 2019. Marks and age are relaxable for candidates belonging to reserved categories as per GOI rules
The selection will be made on the basis of a written test and personal interview; only shortlisted candidates will be called for the test and interview
Shortlisted candidates appearing for admission test are entitled to claim sleeper class train fare by the shortest route on production of original tickets and in case of road journey normal fare will be paid only for travel by public transport run by a Govt. body
Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates will be considered as per the Govt. of India norms
IIPS Mumbai MPS Admission 2019Application Process
All eligible candidates are required to register online by visiting the Institute’s website www.iipsindia.org during 26th November 2018 to 04th January 2019
The non-refundable processing fee is Rs. 1000/- for General category, Rs. 500/- for OBC (Non Creamy Layer) category, Rs.250/- for SC/ST/PWD category. Processing fee will not be charged from the foreign candidates while submission of completed application forms.
The hard copy of the online application form along with supporting documents should reach to “The Assistant Registrar (Academic), International Institute for Population Sciences, Govandi Station Road, Deonar, Mumbai-400088”
For more information visit website www.iipsindia.org
International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), (Deemed University) Govandi Station Road, Deonar, Mumbai-400088, Tel.: 022-42372400, Website www.iipsindia.org