National Institute of Social Defence (NISD), is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India. The Institute is dedicated to developing and facilitating comprehensive, effective and specialized interventions in the area of Social Defence. NISD functions as an advisory body for Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India and Resource and Training Centre of Excellence in the field of Social Defence.
Age Limit: He/she should have completed the age of 21 years as on June 1, 2021 and should not be more than 45 years as on June 1, 2021, those above the age of 45 years are invited to audit courses of their choice on a nominal payment per course. A maximum of three courses can be audited. An audit certificate will be issued.
Qualifications and Qualifying Examination: Should have a Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) from a recognized University or Institute.
Desirable: Preference will be given to the candidates
· Having a degree in Sociology, Social Work/Social Welfare, Anthropology, Psychology, Nursing, Home Science and related fields
· Having certificates/ experience(s)/training of working in Age Care Organisations.
· Application form is available on the website.
· It can also be collected personally from Old Age Care Division, NISD from 10 am to 5 pm on all working days
· Filled in application forms will have to be submitted on or before May 15, 2021.
The entire course fee is Rs.15,000/-
For More details visit the official website
NISD New Delhi, Office of the National Institute of Social Defence, West Block-1, Wing-7, R. K.Puram, New Delhi-110066
Application form and prospectus would be available from: 16th April, 2021
Last date for Submitting the duly filled in Application Form: 15th May, 2021
Personal Interview: 19th May, 2021
Result Declaration: 21st May, 2021
Final Admission: 31st May, 2021
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Age Limit: He, she should have completed the age of 18 years
No. of seats and selection criteria: There are 30 seats for each Centre. There is no course fee. The course is purely non-residential and the selected candidates will have to make their own arrangements for board & lodging.
Selection will be made through a Common Aptitude Test (CAT) to be held at New Delhi, Bhubatcswar, Kolkata, Agartala, Pune, Bangalore, Cochin and Coimbatore on followed by Group Discussion and Interview.
Reservation of Seats: Fifteen percent of the seats are reserved for the Scheduled Castes, 7.5 percent seats for the Scheduled Tribes candidates, 27% for the OBC candidates not falling within the ambit of creamy layer any 3 percent for the fallowing category of disabled who will be able to take up the job of Care Givers:
Persons with hearing impairment or low vision fitted with appropriate aids, assistive devices to enable them to function with normal hearing, vision, speech etc.
Persons with minor disability in one of the lower or upper limb that does not restrict their job of care giving if fitted with appropriate appliances or even without it.
Interested Candidates may send their applications in prescribed Form given in the Prospectus which can be had from Old Age Care Division, National Institute of Social Defence, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, West Block-1, Wing-3, First Floor, K. K. Puram, New Defhi-110066 (Tel. 26106883) from 10.00 AM to 4.00 PM on working days by paying Rs. 50/- personally or by sending Demand Draft/Pay Order for Rs. 80/-. The Draft/Pay Order should be drawn in favour of Director “National Institute of Social Defence” payable at
The forms can also be downloaded from the Website www.nisd.gov.in of the Institute However, such forms duly filled in should be submitted along with the Demand Draft for Rs. 80/- as explained earlier. Incomplete applications or the applications received after the last date or without Demand Draft/Pay Order will not be considered.
Filled in Application should be sent to Deputy Director, Old Age Care Division, National Institute of Social Defence, West Block-1, Wing-3, First Floor, R. K. Puram, New elhi-110066.