Friday, July 13, 2012


( Dept. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, 
Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. of India)
Head Office: Guindy, Chennai – 600 032      , 
FAX : 044 - 22254787.


Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET) is a premier Academic, Technology Support & Research institute well equipped with state of art machinery/equipments for  pursuing interdisciplinary  R&D  activities in Polymer Science & Engineering with specialization in Materials & Product Development  in the areas of  Biopolymer, green transportation network, health care, water conservation, automotive, e-waste recycling etc. 

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) is a government owned autonomous university in Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India. CUSAT is an unique university of its kind aimed at promotion of excellence in graduate, post graduate studies & advanced research in applied sciences, technology, engineering and social sciences. 

Centre for Biopolymer Science and Technology (CBPST) -- a unit of CIPET -- is  one of the specialized centres of CIPET focus on  Academic & Research  Programmes in the niche areas of    Biopolymer Science & Technology  aimed at promoting  Bioplastics and allied industries  in the country in general and Kerala in particular. 

M.Sc. in Biopolymer Science is a Four semester regular course ( 2years ) offered by Centre for Biopolymer Science & Technology-CBPST, Cochin - in collaboration with CUSAT. Biopolymers is an emerging area, which is gaining attention due to its sustainability and environment friendly characteristics.


1. Candidates for admission to the Master of Science in Biopolymer Science Degree Course shall be required to have passed the B.Sc. Degree examination  with Chemistry as one of the subjects  ( Main or one of the subsidiary subjects ) of any University / Institution approved by UGC. The candidate should have passed the qualifying examination with a minimum of 50% Marks in the main and subsidiary subjects taken together.  Communal reservation of seats shall be as per existing rules of the University. 

2. Candidates, who have completed the course or have appeared for the final qualifying examination, can apply for the said Course. Such candidates shall attain eligibility before taking admission to the Course and shall submit Provisional Certificate and all marklists of the qualifying examination as a proof of fulfilling eligibility criteria.     

Selection of Candidates 
Candidates for this course  will be selected based on Departmental Admission Test
( DAT ) / Interview , jointly conducted by Department of Polymer Science & Technology, 
CUSAT and CBPST , Cochin.

Application fees :
o Rs. 100/- for General candidates; Rs. 25/- for SC/ST candidates 
o SC/ST candidates shall submit copy of caste certificate along with application.
o Amount shall be  submitted in the form of Cash/Demand Draft in favour of                  
CIPET-CBPST payable at KOCHI, along with the application.

Please send the filled-in application to:
Manager ( Project ),
Centre for Biopolymer Science & Technology ( CBPST ),
( A Unit of CIPET )123,1stSouth Left, Mather Nagar,
Pathadipalam,  Cochin – 682033. Kerala

For any further clarifications, please contact :
Dr.T.O.Varghese  , Manager (Project ). 
Ph :  ( 0484) 255 7750,(M) 94961 56777;
Mr.K.A.Rajesh : (M) 8129497182

Closing date for the application is: July 27, 2012

Lourdes Matha College of Science And Technology,MBA MANAGEMENT SEATS ADMISSION 2012

Lourdes Matha College of Science & Technology
Lourdes Hills, Kuttichal P.O,
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695 574
Fax: 0472-2853846
Website :


The eligibility for admission to MBA full time degree course under the University of Kerala  is a pass in BA, B.Sc, B.Com with 50% marks in aggregate in Part III and for all other degree 50% marks in aggregate. The degree shall be one recognized by the University of Kerala.  

The MBA applicants need to have a valid MAT score conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA) during September 2011, December 2011, February 2012 & May 2012 and Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) conducted by AICTE. 

Selection Procedure 
• A Valid MAT/ CMAT Score approximated to 80% weightage.  
• Group Discussion (approximated 10% weightage) and Personal Interview (approximated 10% weightage). 

How to Apply 
The candidates seeking admission to MBA programme should apply to the college in the form available at the college office or can be downloaded from the college website along with DD for Rs.500/- favouring “Principal LMCST” may be given directly to the Principal or sent to: The Director/ Principal, Lourdes Matha College of Science & Technology, Kuttichal – PO, Trivandrum – 695574. 

Tuition Fee 
First Semester : 50,000/- (Excluding caution deposit, University Registration  Fee, Bus Fee, Hostel Fee etc) 
Second Semester : 50,000/- 
Third Semester : 50,000/- 
Fourth Semester : 50,000/- 
* Laptops have to procure by the students as per the specification of the department. 
GD & Interview for 2012 – 2014 admission is scheduled on Wednesday, January 18th and Saturday January 21st 2012, at 10.00 am in the college. 

Contact Numbers 
Principal :  0472 - 2851166 
HOD- MBA : 0472 – 25853550, Ext: 157,158,192  

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Madurai Kamaraj University SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES,PhD programme in genomics Admissions 2012

Madurai Kamaraj University
MADURAI - 625 021 
Phone: 0452-2458478 or 0452-2459873

DBT-MKU Interdisciplinary Program of Life Sciences
Palkalai nagar, Madurai

PhD programme in genomics Admissions 2012

Applications are invited in the prescribed format  for admission to the PhD programme in genomics offered by  the School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai - 625 021 for the academic year 2012. Details of the course and application form can be downloaded from the websites on or after 15.07.2012 , ,

Important dates:

Last date for submitting filled in application : 13.08.2012
Entrance Test : 26.08.2012

Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology BSc Medical Technology Admissions 2012

Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology 
Dr. M.H Marigowda Road, 
Bangalore - 560029, Karnataka , India 
Phone: 091-080-26094000 , Fax: 091-080-6560723, e-mail:kidwai@kar.nic.inn

Regional Centre for cancer Research & Treatment
(Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka)
Bangalore-560 029.

BSc Medical Technology Admissions 2012

Regional Centre for Cancer Research & Treatment, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore has invited applications for admission to the following under graduate courses of Academic Year 2012

BSc in:
Medical Imaging Technology
Operation Theatre Technology
Anesthesia Technology

The applications can be obtained only through DD payable in favour of the Director, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore - 29 and also applications can be downloaded from the Website on payment of Rs.400 (in person) and Rs.450 (by post).

Last date for submission of application is 25-07-2012
Date of Interview : 03.08.2012

For Further Details refer prospectus
contact no: 080-26094024

Mizoram University Mizoram, MSW /M.Phil ADMISSION NOTICE 2012

Mizoram University, Aizawal, Mizoram


An  Honors Bachelor Degree in Arts, Science, Social Sciences and Humanities with a minimum pass mark 
A General (Non- Honors) Bachelor Degree in Arts, Science, Social Sciences and Humanities  with a minimum 63% marks

Total Number of Seats : 30 (Thirty)

Important Dates
Last date for submission of completed application   14th July 2012 
Display of List of Eligible Applicants for Admission Test  23rd July 2012, 2:00 PM 

1. Written Test  24th July 2012 11 AM 
2. Group Discussion  25th  July 2012 
3. Personal Interview and Certificate Verification*  25th   July 2012 
Display of List of Provisionally Admitted Candidates  26th July 2012  2 PM 
Last date of payment of fees of provisionally admitted candidates (based on first list). 
Second list (waiting list) of selected candidates will be displayed on 31st July, 2012 at 10 AM only if seats are vacant.30th July 2012  up to 4 PM 

*All candidates are requested to bring the necessary Certificates (in Original) in support of their candidature at the time of admission test. 
** Applicants with incomplete application on 23.7.2012 ( 10 AM) will NOT be permitted to take the admission test. 
All the graduates with qualifying marks will be admitted to the admission test. Admission to MSW programme will be based on both the percentage of marks scored in the under graduation and marks secured in the admission test. The written test will be for 100 marks. The admission will be based on the aggregate marks of the marks secured in graduation (50% weightage) and the admission test (50% weightage). Admission Test is as per details below. 
I Written Test 
1.                  Objective 50 Marks 
2.                  Descriptive 30 Marks 

                                     Total 80 Marks 

II Group Discussion(GD)  20 Marks 

Grand Total  100 Marks 

Marks 50
I.  Written Test 
1. Objective  
a) English Comprehension and Grammar  (25)   
b) Reasoning and Numerical Aptitude (10) 
c) Social Work Aptitude (10)                            
d) General Knowledge (5) 
2. Descriptive 
Social Problems: Global, National, Regional and Local Contexts (30) 
II. Group Discussion 
Social Problems: Global, National, Regional and Local Cont (20) 
III Personal Interview and Certificate verification. 
Attendance in each component of the Admission test ( I – III above)  is mandatory. Equal weightage is given to academic performance in undergraduate exam and admission test. Seats will be filled in on the date mentioned  only for the candidates with complete applications. Kindly note that seats for MSW will be filled in only from the Eligibile 
The departments conducts an orientation programme in the first week of August. All admitted candidates are required to attend the same mandatorily and no candidate will be admitted following the first week of August, even if there are vacancies. 

M.Phil ( SOCIAL WORK)-  July 2012 
Last date for submission of completed application   14th July 2012 
Display of List of Eligible Applicants for Admission Test  23rd July 2012, 2:00 PM 

M. Phil Admission Test 
1. Written Test  24th July 2012 11 AM 
2. Research Proposal Presentation  25th July 2012   2  PM onwards 
3. Personal Interview and Certificate Verification*  25th July 2012 

Display of List of Provisionally Admitted Candidates  To be announced*  

Last date of payment of fees of provisionally admitted candidates (based on first list). 
Second list (waiting list) of selected candidates will be displayed on 31st July, 2012 at 10 AM only if seats are vacant.

To be announced* 
*All candidates are requested to bring the necessary Certificates (in Original) in support of their candidature at the time of admission test. 
*** Applicants with incomplete application on 23.7.2012 ( 10 AM) will not be permitted 
to take the admission test. 

Sir Dorabji Tata Trust Advertisement for NFSC-Tata Fellowships 2012 in Folklore Program for Mizoram University

Tata Fellowships in Folklore 2012-2013
Call for proposals


NFSC-Tata Fellowships in Folklore Program for Mizoram University, supported by ‘Sir Dorabji Tata Trust’. The Fellowships Award is for one year with monthly stipend (Rs.9450/-) and annual contingency (Rs.50,000/-). 

ELIGIBILITY : M.Phil level scholar and / or Ph.D enrolled at Mizoram University. 

LAST DATE : On or before July 17, 2012 (Tuesday). 

For further details go to 
Contact : Prof. Margaret Ch.Zama. Email id :

National Folklore Support Centre’s Tata Fellowships in Folklore are meant for M.Phil level students/ scholars residing in the geographical areas of participating Universities/colleges. This program facilitates an M.Phil level scholar belonging to one community to work collaboratively with another community’s elder or an artist to document the community elder/ artist’s folklore/tradition for a year-long period. Each fellowship will carry an award of Rs.9450/- per month for the scholar and another Rs.9450/- per month for the community elder or artist. In addition to the monthly award each fellowship carries a contingency of Rs.50,000/- per annum to cover travel and documentation expenses. National Folklore Support Centre will coordinate with the departments of the participating Universities/colleges to select and eventually archive the audiovisual documentation resulting out of this program. National Folklore Support Centre will also use the documentation for its teaching program. The application must be sent by the scholar along with the consent letter of the community elder/artist.

To apply, please submit a proposal to the professor of participating University/college closest to you describing
• The specific cultural tradition of the community elder/artist you seek to research and document
• The research questions that are central to your project
• The research and documentation methods you seek to follow
• Description of what you consider important in the collaborative undertaking between you and the other community elder/ artist
• A monthly work plan for a period of one year starting from September 2012 to August 2013
• The proposed outcomes of the project including how the documentation can be used in teaching programs.
Please remember to include the following with your proposal
• Supporting material to show your experience in undertaking this research and documentation project
• Your bio-data
• Your postal address, telephone/fax numbers, and email address
• Consent letter from the other community elder/artist to collaboratively work with you for a period of one year to facilitate the research and documentation process.
• Postal address and bio-data of your collaborator
Selection Procedure
• The concerned professors would advertise the fellowship announcement in the geographical areas of their University/college
• Out of the all application received the concerned professors would shortlist five applications and send them to NFSC
• NFSC would further shortlist three out of five applications from each participating University/college.
• Two out of three applicants from each participating institution will be chosen in an interview with the selection committee.

Total Number of Fellowships for the second round of fellowships in the year 2012-2013: 20 (Twenty):- Two per participating institution.

You are eligible to apply if you are an Indian national living in the geographical area of the participating Universities/colleges. Senior scholars above the age 55 and retired scholars are NOT eligible for this fellowship.

Important Dates
Your application should reach the concerned professor on or before July 10, 2012.
The shortlisted applications from the professors should reach NFSC on or before July 20, 2012.

Interview and training
The interview for shortlisted candidates will take place on August 10, 2012 at the Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, Ranchi, Jharkhand.
NFSC will organize a three-day training workshop for the selected candidates from August 8 to 10, 2012 at the Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, Jharkahnad. NFSC collaborates with Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, Jharkhand for the conduct of the training program.

Host Professor:
Dr. Rabindranath Sarma, Assistant Professor, Centre for Indigenous Culture Studies, Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, Ranchi- 835205 Phones: 07549198583, Email:
List of Participating Universities/colleges and the Names of Professors
1. Dr. Kishore Bhattacharjee, Head, Folklore Research Department, Guwahati University, Guwahati, Assam. Phones: 0361 -2544370/ 09706011139 Email:
2. Dr. Desmond Kharmaphlang, Professor, Department of Cultural and Creative Studies, North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong, Meghalaya Phones: 0364-2723374 /09863060983 Email:
3. Dr. Nongthombom Premchand, Director, Educational Multimedia Research Centre, Manipur University, Chanchipur, Imphal, Manipur Phone: 09436039679 Email:
4. Dr. Anungla Aier, Department of Anthropology, Kohima Science college, Jotsoma- 797002, Kohima, Nagaland Phone: 09436014540 Email:
5. Dr. Rabindranath Sarma, Assistant Professor, Centre for Indigenous Culture Studies, Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, Ranchi- 835205 Phones: 07549198583, Email:
6. Dr. Tamo Mibang, Director, Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies (AITS), Rajiv Gandhi University, Rono Hills, Doimukh, Arunachal Pradesh – 791 112, Mobile: 09436633920, Tel: 0360-2277372(Office) 0360-2277971, Email:
7. Dr. Basanta Kumar Mohanta, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, P.O.- Amarkantak, Distt.-Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh – 484 886, Mobile: 09407343438 Tel: 07629269432, E-mail:,
8. Dr. Sadhana Naithani, Professor, Centre of German Studies, School of Languages, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi – 110 067, Mobile: 09810898015 E-Mail:
9. Dr. Margaret Ch Zama, Dept of English, Mizoram University, Post Box 190, Aizawl – 796009, Mizoram, Mobile: 09436142413, Tel: (0389) 2330631 / 233705, E-mail:
10. Dr. Makbul Islam S. K., Associate Professor, Department of Bengali, St. Paul’s Cathedral Mission College, 33/1, Raja Rammohan Roy Sarani, Kolkata – 700009, West Bengal, Phone: 033-23503682 Mobile: 09830309751, Tel: 91-33-65455110, Email:
“Tata Fellowships in Folklore”

Contact Information
National Folklore Support Centre,
No. 508, Fifth Floor, “Kaveri Complex”,
96, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Nungambakkam,
Chennai- 600034. Phones: 044-28229192/ 044-42138410/044-28212706

Tata Fellowships in Folklore are implemented by NFSC from a grant received from Sir Dorabji Tata and Allied Trusts.

For further information contact:
Ms Niyati Mehta
Program Officer
Media, Art and Culture
Sir Dorabji Tata Trust and the Allied Trusts
Eruchshaw Building, 5th Floor,
249 DN Road, Mumbai 400 001.
Tel: 022 6665 7697 Fax: 022 66100484

MIZORAM UNIVERSITY Admission Notification for Mass Communication 2012-2013

AIZAWL : MIZORAM – 796 009
Post Box No : 190                    
Phone : 0389-2330106(O)  e-mail :

Irene Lalruatkimi                
Head In-Charge        
No. MZU/JMC-1/2011/ 
Dated Aizawl, the 11th July, 2012 


Admission Notification for Mass Communication Department

 It is notified to all concern that Admission to First Semester MJMC in Mass Communication will be done according to the schedule given below:- 
1. Last date of received application form : 20th July, 2012(Friday)
2. Written Test :23rd July, 2012 (Monday) at 11:00 AM
 (Test will be out of 100 marks on Media awareness, General knowledge and simple English) 
3. Personal Interview : 24th July, 2012 ( Tuesday) at 11:00 AM
4. Notice of selected applicants : 25th July, 2012 ( Wednesday)
5. Selected applicants must take admission within five days from the date of Notice of selection (i.e. 31st July, 2012), failing which their seats will be offered to those in the waiting list in order of serial number. 
6. No admission will be entertained after starting of regular classes. 

 The decision of the Department Admission Committee will be final in all matters of selection for admission within its power as per Ordinance  of the University. 

           ( IRENE  LALRUATKIMI ) 

Course: Master in Journalism & Mass Com. (MJMC) for Year 2012-13

Eligibility: Graduate with 50% (SC / ST / OBC 45%) can apply for the course.

How to Apply:
Prescribed application forms with prospectus will be available in the Office of the Controller of Examinations during office hours on payment of Rs. 350/- for SC / ST and Rs. 700/- for others in cash or through SBI / UBI Demand Draft in favour of Mizoram University.

Application Forms/Prospectus can also be obtained through post by remitting Rs. 50/- extra as postal charges.

For details, log on to the link:

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan - Mukta Svadhyayapeetham Admission Notification 2012-2013 (DDE)

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Deemed University
Mukta Svadhyayapeetham -  Centre for Distance Education
Institutional Area, Janakpuri, New Delhi - 110 058

Admission Notification 2012-2013

Mukta Svadhyayapeetham, the Centre for Distance Education under The Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Deemed University, has invited application for the admission to the following courses of Academic Year 2012-13 from the candidates having eligibility as under:

1. Prak-Shastri Programme: 10th exam passed with Sanskrit or Equivalent Exam
2. Prak-Shastri Bridge: 10th Examination passed or equivalent without Sanskrit, and seeking admission in Prak-shastri Programme
3. Shastri (Vyakarana / Sahitya / Phalita Jyotisha): Prak-shastri / Uttar Madhyama or +2 / Intermediate with Sanskrit or Equivalent Exam
4. Bridge Course for Shastri Programme: Pass in 12th or equivalent without Sans
5. Acharya (MA) (Vyakarana / Sahitya): Pass in 3 years degree course or equivalent examination with Sanskrit.
6. Acharya Bridge Programme: BA or equivalent exam without Sanskrit.

The application form and Prospectus can be obtained from either Headquarters of Mukta Svadhyayapeetham, 56-57, Institutional Area, Janakpuri, New Delhi - 110 058 in person on production of D.D. of Rs.300/- (For SC / ST / PH Rs. 250/-) or through post by sending a D.D. for Rs. 350/- (For SC / ST / PH Rs. 300/-) drawn in favour of "Director, Mukta Svadhyayapeetham, New Delhi". 

The Prospectus & Application Form can also be downloaded from Website: and have to attach a demand draft of Rs.300/- in favour of the "Director, Mukta Svadhyayapeetham, New Delhi" separately other than the Programme Fees

Last Date for submission of filled in applications to any of the Study Centers of MSP, without fine is 08.08.2012 and with late fee of Rs.100/- is 15.08.2012

For further details, log on to website:

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan
Under Ministry of Human Resource Development
56-57,Institutional Area,Janakpuri, New Delhi - 110 058 India
Tel : 91-11-28520977, 28521994, 28524993,28524995 Gram: 'SAMSTHAN'
Fax : 91-11-28520976(Registrar)

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Notification of Scholarship 2012-2013

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan
(Deemed University) 56-57, Institutional Area, Janak Purl, New Delhi-110058 

Notification of Scholarship 

Scholarship for the Year 2012-13   (Last Date 13-08-2012)

Note-(No Application for Grant of Scholarship for the next Year i.e. 2012-13 would be considered/Entertained prior to the Sansthan made official announcement in the Newspaper/Website.)

Notification Scholarship-2012-13
Application Form
Newspaper Advertisement

Rashtriya   Sanskrit   Sansthan (Deemed University) set up by the Government of India for propagation and promotion of Sanskrit language invites applications in the prescribed form for award of merit scholarship to:

i. Regular students studying Sanskrit including Pali and Prakrit in any recognized traditional Pathshalas/ modern institutions / Secondary / Senior Secondary Schools from 9,h to 12* standard.
ii. Scholarship is per year Rs. 25007-,for 9^,10* , Rs. 3000/- for 11th , 12th.

Details of advertisement see the website of


National Academy of Agricultural Research Management Training Programme on Information and Communication Technologies for Agricultural Knowledge Management October 3-17, 2012

National Academy of Agricultural Research Management 
Rajendranagar, Hyderabad-500 407 

National Agricultural Innovation Project 
Component 1: Learning and Capacity Building (L&CB) Programme 

Training Programme on 
Information and Communication Technologies for Agricultural Knowledge Management  
October 3-17, 2012

Programme Directors 
N.Sandhya Shenoy  
 V.K.J. Rao

With the onset of new advances in information technology, especially in computing and communications, the support  resources created in digital media are gaining ground especially in teaching/ research and technology transfer organizations. Digital tools have become very effective in producing various modules that help enhance the database management, education, information sharing and agri business. Development of multimedia-based web environment facilitates effective communication that support decision-making. There is, therefore, a need to expose these to the scientists, faculty of ICAR/SAUs and programme coordinators of KVKs and the NAIP consortia members who are involved in information development, teaching and technology transfer as well  as agribusiness. Considering these needs the programme is designed to enhance the skills in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) for Agriculture Knowledge Management.  

• To sensitize the participants on the ICT models in agriculture using traditional and modern ICT tools for information sharing and agri business 
• To orient the participants on the latest content management practices, Database management Technologies and enhance their skills in making use of these tools  
• To expose the participants on Participatory Geographic information Systems (PGIS) for decision support, and, e-learning modules 
• To facilitate the participants in generation of web based and multimedia based information modules. 

Course Content  
ICTs application for content modules development in agriculture education, research and technology transfer in  regular and web based environments, ICT models in agriculture using traditional and modern ICT tools, content capturing practices, Knowledge sharing in web based mode, Database management, PGIS, Reusable learning objects (RLOs) and ICTs for Agribusiness.  

Senior and Middle level Scientists and Faculty in ICAR institutes, SAUs KVKs and NAIP Consortia members involved in Education, Research, Training & Technology Transfer activities.  Basic knowledge of computers is essential. Participants are advised to bring the background material, relevant graphics and data for developing web based and multimedia based modules. 

October 3-17, 2012 (both days inclusive). Participants are expected to arrive latest by evening of October 2, 2012, and can leave after 1600 hrs on October 17, 2012. 

The Traveling cost, boarding etc. of the selected participants will be met out of the grant from the Learning and Capacity Building Project of NAIP. All participants will be reimbursed to and fro travel fare for the journey to Hyderabad by rail or bus or other means of transport used, on production of certificate for travel by the shortest route. 

The TA is restricted to the maximum of AC II tier train fare. Participants are required to produce a Photostat copy of the rail/bus ticket (only by public transport) for reimbursing the travel expenditure.  DA will be paid as per NAIP/ICAR rules. Local participants will be provided lunch and inter session tea.   Participants are requested not to bring any family members along with them. Accommodation and boarding will be provided by the institute organizing the training. 

Board and Lodging 
The programme is fully residential. Accommodation will be provided with singleseated and furnished rooms. Bed tea, breakfast, lunch, evening tea and dinner will be served in the hostel.  

Hyderabad is well connected by air, rail, and road. Participants travelling by train should alight at Secunderabad or Hyderabad railway station. City transport service is available to reach the Academy. Bus route No.95R from Koti opposite to Osmania Medical College is the most convenient service as it plies through the Academy Campus. Other routes 94R, 94H  from Koti can be used to reach Rajendranagar bus stop (about a kilometer away from NAARM) from where auto can be hired to reach the Halls of Residence. The participants may also hire auto directly from the Railway Station. Participants are advised to make their return journey reservations at their end before leaving for Hyderabad. 

Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 17 September, 2012 

Further information can be obtained from:  
Dr N. Sandhya Shenoy, Head I/c Extension Systems Management (XSM), NAARM, Hyderabad 
Phone: 040-24581336(0), Fax: 040-24581452/ 24015912,  
e mail:
Dr V.K.J.Rao, Principal Scientist, XSM, NAARM, Hyderabad 
Phone: 040-24581396(0)

Applications can be downloaded from the website:
For details, log on to the link:

National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health NIRRH Admission to Ph.D. Programme – 2012

National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health
(Indian Council of Medical Research ) 
Jehangir Merwanji Street, Parel, Mumbai 400 012 

Advertisement No. 1/NIRRH/Ph.D. 2012

Admission to Ph.D. Programme – 2012

National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, Mumbai, a premier institute of the Indian Council of Medical Research, conducts basic, clinical and operational research in different areas of reproductive health. The thrust areas of research include: Fertility Regulation, Infertility and Reproductive Disorders, Reproductive Tract Infections, Maternal and Child Health, Osteoporosis, Genetic Disorders, Stem Cell Biology, Structural Biology, Bioinformatics and Reproductive Toxicology. Institute is affiliated to the University of Mumbai for the award of Ph.D. degree in Applied Biology, Biochemistry, Life Sciences and Biotechnology. The institute invites applications from young and bright students for enrollment in Ph.D. programme.

Who can apply:
Candidates with M.Sc. in Biological Sciences/ M.Pharm./ M.V.Sc. or M.B.B.S. (securing not less than 60% marks for general category candidates and not less than 55% for SC/ST candidates in all major examinations from higher secondary (10 + 2) onwards), and willing to take up challenges in modern biology through Ph.D. programme of the Institute may submit their application in the prescribed format. Candidates who have qualified in the Ph.D. entrance test conducted by the University of Mumbai OR qualified in the fellowship examination conducted by CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR/DBT only are eligible to apply.

Upper age limit is 28 years as on 10 th August 2012 (the deadline for submission of application) and it is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/Physically handicapped persons as well as women candidates as per Government of India rules in this regard.

How to apply:
Application form available at the NIRRH website ( should be duly filled and submitted online. Printed copy of the filled application form should be submitted alongwith a Demand Draft for Rs 300/- (no application fee for SC/ST/PH candidates provided they submit supporting document) drawn in favour of “Director, NIRRH Mumbai” to In-charge, Post Graduate Studies, National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, Jehangir Merwanji Street, Parel, Mumbai 400012, so as to reach on or before 10 th August 2012. Envelope should be marked as “NIRRH Ph.D. 2012”. Incomplete applications and applications received after the closing date will be disqualified.

Selection Procedure:
The names of the short listed candidates to be called for interview will be displayed on the NIRRH website along with Date and Time of interview (candidates have to note that individual letters regarding date and time of interview will not be sent).

The selected candidates, who have passed CSIR/UGC/ICMR/DBT examination will be preferred and avail fellowship as per the rules of these agencies. Other selected candidates will initially be paid Rs 8000/- per month for two years and encouraged to seek fellowship from other funding agencies. Reservation for various category candidates will be as per University of Mumbai guidelines.

NIRRH reserves the right to change the minimum eligibility requirements in case of receipt of large number of applications. The decision of the Admission Committee will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard. Canvassing in any form and/or bringing in any influence will be treated as disqualification. No traveling allowance shall be provided by the Institute and outstation candidates appearing for interview should make their own arrangements for their stay in Mumbai.

Limited Hostel facility is available for outstation women candidates selected for the Ph.D. programme.

For details, log on to the link: 

EYE MICRO SURGERY AND LASER CENTRE BSc (Hons.) in Optometry and Opthalimic Techniques/ DOT (Diploma in Ophthalmic Technology) Course Admission Notice 2012-2013

International Complex, Pushpagiri Road
Thiruvalla - 689 101
Ph: 0469-2605727, Mob: 9249100692, 9847373395

BSc (Hons.) in Optometry and Opthalimic Techniques

Who is an Optometrist? 
Optometrists are primary eye care and health professionals concerned with vision care. They are experts in determining one's refractive error and prescribing appropriate correction. Optometrists are trained professionals involved in the treatment of visual defects with the help of optical instruments.

They deal with vision screening (eye testing), diagnosis of visual problems, orthoptics and vision training, optometric counseling of patients with partial sight, colour blindness and hereditary vision defects, and designing and fitting of spectacles, contact lens and low vision aids. They also prescribe vision therapy eye exercises to patients complaining of visual symptoms such as squint etc.

What is an Optometry Course?
Today, problem of vision is common among people of all ages in India. Advancement in scientific technology and diagnostic methods has made the profession of Optometry one of the best career options. Also, the ability to choose your type of practice, attractive compensation, flexible hours, and status within health care are a few reasons why more individuals choose optometry as their best profession.

Why to choose Optometry Course?
Optometry is one of the top ten income-earning professions in the country today - a profession offering you regular hours, flexibility in the type of practice, and a myriad choices in geographic location. And if you are looking for a dynamic and challenging paramedical career which allows you to help people, achieve personal growth, community respect, job flexibility and financial success and offers virtually unlimited opportunities. 

What is the scope for Optometry Course?
An Optometrist can start his or her own eye clinic, Optical shop, lens manufacturing unit, etc.

He/She can work for eye testing, Contact lenses, squint exercises, etc.
He/She can work with Optician shops, eye doctors, and Contact Lens and Ophthalmic lens industry, hospital eye departments, etc.
He/She can get jobs with Optician shops and hospitals in India and abroad.
He/She can take up teaching Optometry as a career with schools of Optometry.
The present scope of optometry practice is far more than the historic determination of the refractive state of the eyes and the prescribing and dispensing of glasses.
Today the practice of Optometry also includes the detection of ocular and related systemic diseases, the fitting of Contact Lenses and Low Vision Aids. It extends to public health-vision screening in school and industry - vision problems associated with driving and flying. It involves Optometric counseling of patients with partial sight and hereditary vision defects.
Eligibility criteria for Optometry 
An aspirant of optometry can pursue Diploma or BSc course in Optometry at the initial level. For these programs one must have passed 10+2 Science with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology with 50% marks in aggregate.

How to Apply?
a.     Detailed Prospectus & Application forms will be available from June every Year at the office, Eye Microsurgery and Laser Centre, International Tourist Complex, Pushpagiri Hospital Road, Tiruvalla – 689101, by payment of Rs. 400/- in cash or Rs. 450/-by post. The filled up application for the course along with necessary enclosures shall be forwarded to the office.

b. The application should be hand written and duly filled in block letters by the applicant. 

Please contact the college office for further information and deadline of application Ph: 0469-2605727, Mob: 9249100692, 9847373395

Listed document should be attached with the application.
Attested copy of SSLC mark list.
Attested copy of Plus Two or equivalent mark list.
Attested copy of Birth Certificate.
Character Certificate from the previous institution.
4 Passport size colour photos.
A self addressed envelope with Rs. 5/- stamp affixed.
Original Certificates should be produced only by the time of Interview.

The application form duly filled up and signed, together with the enclosures should be   forwarded to The Director. The applications should reach the office on or before 15th August every year. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

A qualified Ophthalmic technician can be absorbed into the Government or Private Hospitals, Eye Hospitals, Optical shops, Multi nationals associated with ophthalmic products or they can even setup their own optical shop.

DOT (Diploma in Ophthalmic Technology) Course


Christian Medical Association of India (CMAI) is the official health agency for Chirstian Health Institutes and Health Proffessionals committed to the Ministry of Health. CMAI hasfellowship, advisory, assistance, consultancy as well as educational training programmes for institues, doctors, nurses, allied health professinals and administrators. The course approved by the Christian Medical Association of India are coordinated by the Central Education Board (CEB), Plot No.2, A-3, Local Shopping Centre, Janakpuri, New Delhi, 110058. Eye Microsurgery and Laser Centre, Thiruvalla is conducting Diploma in Opthalmic Technician approved by the CMAI:


a. A pass in Plus Two examination or its equivalent with an aggregate of 50% marks for Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
b. The candidate should have completed 17 years and should not be more than 30 years as on 1st June 2007. The candidate should have basic working knowledge in English and should have good physique to carry out the hospital duties.

How to Apply:
The application forms are available at the office of CEO and admistrative officer, Eye Microsurgery and Laser Centre, International tourist complex, Pushpagiri hospital Road, Tiruvalla – 689101. by payment of Rs. 150/- in cash or Rs.200/-by post.

Please contact the college office for further information and deadline of application Ph: 0469-2605727, Mob: 9249100692, 9847373395.


KPC Medical College & Hospital, Jadavpur
2nd Floor, Medical College Building
1F'Raja S.C.Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata 700032
Telephone:  +91(033)3001-6113;  +91(033)3001-6119      
Mobile:  +91 98366 95101      



(1st year,MBBS COURSE 2012-13)

Applications are invited on prescribed form to appear in the Entrance Test for admission to 1st year MBBS Course 2012-13. The College has been permitted by the Medical Council of India and the Govt. of India to admit students for the year 2012-13. The number of seats available under this category through Entrance Test is 77.

Eligibility: The candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized Board, Council or University and must have obtained at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry & Biology taken together and must have passed in English. The candidate must attain the minimum age of 17 years on or before 31st December, 2012.

The application form can be downloaded from our Website ( and application form duly completed in all respect as per the directive together with non-refundable fee of Rs. 6000/- (Rupees Six Thousand only) by a demand draft in favour of “KPC Medical College & Hospital, Jadavpur”, drawn on any Bank payable at Kolkata should be forwarded to College address given above so as to reach us latest by 3 PM on 14th July 2012.

Last Date of Submission of Application Form 14th July, 2012 by 3 pm

Date of Entrance Examination / Admission Test 17th July, 2012 (Tuesday) – 2.30 pm 4.30 pm

Declaration of Results on the basis of Merit List 25th July 2012 after 5 pm

Counseling of Candidates & Admission, (First Counseling)
27th & 28th July, 2012

Counseling of Candidates & Admission, (Second Counseling), if necessary
30th & 31st July, 2012

Venue of the Examination:


Results of the candidates qualified on Merits for admission shall be published on the College Notice Board as well as to be available on College Website only after 5 pm.

All payments in the admission process should be made in favour of “KPC MEDICAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL, JADAVPUR”  by means of “Pay Order / Demand Draft.


For details, please contact: Admission Cell
KPC Medical College & Hospital, Jadavpur, Kolkata, Telephone: +91 33 30016113,  +91 33 30016119      , Mobile: 09836695101

Admission Cell
KPC Medical College & Hospital, Jadavpur
2nd Floor, Medical College Building
1F'Raja S.C.Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata 700032
.Telephone: +91(033)3001-6113; +91(033)3001-6119      
Mobile: +91 98366 95101      



Ref. No.: TMC/Med.Sec./1st Batch/2012                                       
July 04, 2012
Adv.No. 60/2012 



The Tata Memorial Centre (Tata Memorial Hospital) announces a Certificate Course for Medical Secretary for 01 (one) year commencing from 03.09.2012 in the department of Medical Administration, TMH. Candidates who pursue this course will not be assured permanent job at the end of the course, however they will be eligible to apply for future vacancies arising in the hospital.

DURATION: Twelve months (12 months) commencing from 03.09.2012 to 31.08.2013

QUALIFICATIONS Graduates preferably from a Science Background with the aptitude to serve patients.  Candidates who have secretarial background will have an added advantage.

AGE Limit    
Below 25 years.  Relaxable for sponsored candidates.

NO. OF SEATS 20 (Twenty)

Non-Sponsored Candidates           :  NIL

Sponsored National Candidate      :  Rs. 12,000/- (Rupees Twelve Thousand Only)
Rs. 6,000/- p.m. (Rupees Six Thousand Only) per month for a period of one year.

No stipend is admissible for Sponsored Candidate.

To provide full fledged understanding of Structures and Processes in various sectors of the hospital thereby equipping prospective Medical Secretaries to facilitate health care delivery to patients in a conducive manner.

Outstation candidates will be provided accommodation @ Rs.300/- p.m. subject to availability of accommodation during the training period.  A Sum of Rs.1400/- p.m. (approx) will be charged towards diet charges, for which a sum of Rs. 4,000/- to be paid as a diet deposit (refundable).   A sum of Rs. 250/- p.m. will be charged towards transportation, if availed. 

The candidate shall submit a non refundable Demand Draft of Rs. 250/- (Rs. 60/- for SC/ST Candidates) drawn in favour of Tata Memorial Centre, Parel, Mumbai on or before 27.07.2012 to the H.R.D. Office, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel,  Mumbai – 400 012.  No other mode of payment will be accepted.  Female candidates are exempted from paying of fees while submitting application.

HOW TO APPLY:               Eligible applicants would be required to apply ONLINE through the link on our website viz. OR and forward a printout of online application along with Xerox copies of certificate.   No other mode of application will be accepted.

For applying Online, the applicant must possess valid email ID and a facility to take printout of the Acknowledgement Receipt.

All correspondence with the applicant will be done through email only.  Information regarding offer letters etc. will be provided through email.  Responsibility of receiving, downloading and printing of related documents will be of the candidate.  Tata Memorial Centre will not be responsible for any loss of email sent, due to invalid/wrong email ID provided by the candidate or delivery of emails to spam/bulk mail folder etc.  
The application can only be submitted after entering the Registration Slip No.  The candidate must submit a recent passport size photograph, attested copies of all certificates regarding Date of Birth, Educational Qualifications, Experience Certificates, Caste Certificate, Physically Handicapped Certificate etc. along with the copy of online application form.  Only committed applications will be accepted.  The candidate will be responsible if the application is not committed online and submitted to H.R.D. Department.

Any trainee leaving or remaining absent from the training before completion of this course will have to refund the amount of stipend together with interest thereon as per the rates, as may be fixed by the hospital.  Those candidates who are found below expected standards with consistent poor performance in studies will be terminated from the training course.

Persons working under Central/State Government/Autonomous Body/Semi Government Organizations and other Public Sector Undertakings must submit their application forwarded through the head of the organization.

Late & incomplete applications are liable to be rejected.  No correspondence of any kind will be entertained.   Last date for receiving applications may be relaxed by two weeks in respect of candidates working or training abroad provided they send a PDF version of the complete application with all relevant attachments before the last date.  

Tata Memorial Hospital reserves the right to restrict the number of candidates for interview to a reasonable limit on the basis of qualification and marks.  Merely fulfilling the prescribed qualifications will not entitle an applicant to be called for the interview.  Tata Memorial Hospital also reserves the right to reject any of the application without assigning any reason thereof. 


For further information contact : 

Medical Courses :-
Directorate of Medical Education & Research,
St. George's Hospital Compound, Near CST, Mumbai - 400 001.
Fax. : +91-22-22652168 / 22620562., Tel. : +91-22-22620363-65

Para-medical courses :-
P.G. Section, 215, IV floor, Service Block Building,
Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai - 400 012.
Fax.: 022-4146937, Tel. : 24177000 Ext. 4665
Website :