NIMHANS 2009 Medical

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) is a deemed university situated in Bangalore. This year National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) invite all the applicants seeking admission into any of these courses:

  • Ph.D. Degree in Mental Health & Social Psychology
  • Ph.D. Degree in Neurophysiology
  • Ph.D. Degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology

Number of courses provided to candidates having sponsorship:

  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Mental Health & Social Psychology
  • Epidemiology
  • Mental Health Education
  • Human Genetics
  • Neuroanaesthesia
  • Neurochemistry
  • Neuroimaging and Interventional Radiology
  • Neurology
  • Neuromicrobiology
  • Neuropathology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurovirology
  • Nursing
  • Psychiatric & Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric Social Work
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Speech Pathology & Audiology.

Post Graduate courses provided by the NIHAMS along with no of seats vacant for the applicants:
MD Degree in Psychiatry -14 Seats
Diploma in Psychiatry (DPM) -7 Seats
M.Phil. in Mental Health & Social Psychology -15 Seats
M.Phil. in Psychiatric Social Work -15 Seats
M.Phil. in Neurophysiology -2 Seats
M.Phil. in Biophysics -2 Seats
M.Phil. in Neurosciences -4 Seats
M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing -6 Seats

Diploma Courses:
Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing (DPN) -30 Seats
Diploma in Neurological and Neuro surgical Nursing(DNN) -6 Seats

Eligibility Criteria:
Candidate can also apply for more than 1 course at a time.
Candidate must not be more than 32 years of age.
Candidate must have bachelor’s degree from any of the reputed Institute with not less than 55 % aggragate.
Relaxation of 5 % is given to SC/ ST candidates.

Key Dates:
Last date for issue of application form: Third week of October, 2009.
Last date for receiving completely filled application form: First week of November, 2009.
Entrance test will be held in Bangalore: Mid of February, 2009.
Commencement of Course: First week of May, 2009.