The National Institute of Communicable Disease (NICD) was established on July 30, 1963, subsequent to the decision of the Government of India to expand and reorganise the activities of the Malaria Institute of India (MII) which remained in existence under different names since its inception in 1909.The reorganised Institute was established to develop a national centre for teaching and research in various disciplines of epidemiology and control of communicable diseases.The Institute was envisaged to act as a centre par excellence for providing multi disciplinary and integrated expertise in the control of communicable disease and More…
Candidates possessing MBBS degree from any recognised institution are eligible to apply for the course.
Age: The upper age limit is 45 years for in-service candidates and 35 years for others as on
Seats: Intake will be limited to a maximum of 15 seats. (The matter regarding increase in number of seats from 15 to 20 is under consideration of the University.) Of these, two seats are earmarked for World Health Organisation sponsored fellows. For the remaining 13 seats, admission will be done on the basis of an entrance test. These 13 seats will be distributed in the ratio of 60% for In-Service Candidates (working in Health Institutions/Organisations in Central/State Government or Public Sector and having five years' experience, of which at least three years should be in Public Health activities) and 40% for Direct Candidates.
In-Service Candidates shall, at the time of application or counselling for admission, furnish a letter from their employer that, if they are admitted, they would be relieved for two years for undertaking the course on a full-time basis at NICD. Reservation will be as per Government/University norms: 27% for other Backward Classes; 15% for Scheduled Castes; 7.5% for Scheduled Tribes; 5% for Defence category and 3% for Physically Handicapped Candidates. One seat, which is supernumerary in nature; is earmarked for Kashmiri Migrants; for which the admission will be based on the Entrance Test.
Selection: Selection will be on the basis of an Entrance Test, to be conducted on
Application Form and Information Bulletin for admission to MPH (FE) for the academic session 2009- 10 will be available between 10.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. on all working days from 4 June 2009 to 22 June 2009 on payment of Rs. 400/- (Rupees Four Hundred only) in the form of a Demand Draft in favour of "Director, National Institute of Communicable Diseases" payable at "Delhi". For obtaining the same by registered post, a Demand Draft of Rs. 450/- (Rupees Four Hundred and Fifty only) in favour of "Director, National Institute of Communicable Diseases" payable at "Delhi" should be sent to the Administrative Officer (I), National Institute of Communicable diseases, 22 Shamnath Marg, Delhi-110054, so as to reach the Institute by 5.00 p.m. on 11 June 2009. Application Form & Information Bulletin can also be downloaded from the www.nicd.nic.in. Those who use downloaded Application Form must enclose a demand draft of Rs. 400/- (Rupees Four Hundred only), drawn in favour of "Director, National Institute of Communicable Diseases" payable at "
Submission of Applications: Applications complete in all respects, should be submitted to the Director, National Institute of Communicable Diseases on or before on
Applications complete in all respects, should be submitted before on
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