INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR POPULATION SCIENCES
(Deemed University)
Govandi Station Road, Deonar, Mumbai – 400088.
Ph. 91-022-42372400, 25563254/55 Fax: 91-022-25563257
Website : http://www.iipsindia.org

ADMISSION ANNOUNCEMENT

Applications are invited for admission to the following courses of the Institute during the academic year 2013-2014:


  
  

Degree
(Full-Time)

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

Duration

Fellowship

Deadline for Submission of Application

Master of Arts/Science in Population Studies (M.A./M.Sc.)
(50 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with at least 55% of marks or equivalent grade. Preference shall be given to candidates holding a bachelor’s degree in Math/Stat/Eco or any social science subject.
The upper age limit is 30 years as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of a common entrance test, personal interview, and academic merits.

Two years

Rs. 5,000/- p.m.

1st July, 2013

Master of Science in Bio-Statistics and Epidemiology
(50 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with at least 55% of marks or equivalent grade in Math/Stat/ Health Sciences, Life Sciences, B. Pharma, Medicine, etc.
The upper age limit is 30 years as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of common entrance test, personal interview and academic merits.

Two years

Rs. 5,000/- p.m.

1st July, 2013

Master of Population Studies
(50 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

Master's degree from a recognized university with at least 55% of marks or equivalent grade in Math/ Stat/Eco or any Social Science subject.
The upper age limit is 30 years as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of a common entrance test, personal interview, and academic merits.

One year

Rs. 5,000/- p.m.

1st July, 2013

Master of Public Health
(50 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

Master’s degree from a recognized university with at least 55% of marks or equivalent grade in Economics, Health Economics, Population Studies/Demography, Life Sciences and equivalent, Health Sciences- Public Health/Community Health, Sociology, Psychology, Bio-Statistics, Bio-technology, Epidemiology, Social Work, Public Administration, Public Management, Pharmacy, Nursing, Mass Communication and five year Medical Degree.
The upper age limit is 30 years as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of common entrance test, personal interview and academic merits.

One year

Rs. 5,000/- p.m.

1st July, 2013

Master of Philosophy in Population Studies
(50 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

Master in Population Studies/ M.A/M.Sc. in Demography from a recognized university with at least 55 per cent of marks or equivalent.
The upper age limit is 30 years as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of a common entrance test, personal interview, and academic merits.

One year

Rs. 6,000/- p.m.

1st July, 2013

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Population Studies
(21 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

M.Phil or Master's degree in Population Studies of a recognised university with atleast 55% of marks.
The upper age limit is 30 years for general candidates and 35 years for SC/ST/OBC & Women candidates as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of common entrance test on Research Methodology, personal interview and academic merits.

Three years to a maximum of seven years

*

31st July, 2013

Post Doctoral Fellowship
(5 Seats with Govt. of India Fellowship)

Ph.D. degree in Population Studies of a recognised university.
The upper age limit is 40 years as on 30.6.2013.

On the basis of submission of comprehensive research proposal and interview.

One year

Rs. 50,000/- p.m.

31st July, 2013


Degree/Diploma

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

Duration

Fellowship

Deadline for Application

Diploma in Population Studies (Distance Learning)
(60 Seats)

A graduate degree or equivalent from recognized Indian/Foreign universities.

On merit basis

One year to a maximum of three
years.

N.A.

31st July, 2013

Master of Population Studies (Distance Learning)
(100 Seats)

Master’s degree in any social science subject/ Health/Math/Stat or allied subjects from recognized Indian/Foreign universities.

On merit basis

Two to
four years

N.A.

31st July, 2013


* Government of India Fellowships @ ` 16,000/- per month for 1st and 2nd years and ` 18,000/- per month for 3rd year respectively available for the Indian students who have qualified NET for Lectureship only in population or its inter-disciplinary subjects conducted by the UGC. Such Ph.D. fellowship also carries a contingency grant of ` 10,000/- per year for the first two years and ` 20,500/- for the third year. However the candidates, without NET qualification shall be given fellowship @ ` 12,000/- per month for the 1st and 2nd years, and ` 14,000/- per month for the 3rd year, with a contingency grant of ` 10,000/- per year. Number of seats will be as per the availability of fellowships at the time of admission. In addition, UGC-JRF and other fellowship holders will also be considered for admission as per availability of seats.

Eligible foreign students may apply, provided they secure funds from appropriate agencies.
Foreign candidates may apply for the Government of India Post Doctoral Fellowship for consideration.

All the above fellowships shall be offered to only eligible Indian students. Reservation for SC, ST, OBC & PH candidates will be considered as per the Government of India norms. For further details see our website http://www.iipsindia.org.

Date: 12/12/2012                                                                                                                            DIRECTOR & SR. PROFESSOR