ICMR-NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NUTRITION
Hyderabad – 500 007, Telangana State
ENTRANCE TEST FOR ADMISSION INTO
M.Sc. (SPORTS NUTRITION)
MINISTRY OF YOUTH AFFAIRS AND SPORTS – NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NUTRITION
DEPARTMENT OF SPORTS SCIENCES,
OFFERED UNDER MOU WITH OSMANIA UNIVERSITY, HYDERABAD
FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-20
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS) – National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) Department of Sports Sciences invites applications from eligible candidates for admission into 1st year M.Sc. (Sports Nutrition) Course at the National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad offered under MOU with Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana for the academic year 2018-20.
- Candidates should have passed Bachelors in Life Sciences/Nutrition or any other examination recognised equivalent thereto or higher degree.
- Any Medical (MBBS/BDS/BAMS/BPT/Allied Medical Science) Degree.
- The minimum percentage of marks at graduation level required to qualify for admission / entrance examination is 50% with weightage for SC/ST Candidates as per rules.
Application Forms: Application forms along with prospectus can be obtained in person from the Head of the Department (HoD), Extension & Training Division, National Institute of Nutrition, Jamai-Osmania PO, Opp. Tarnaka Metro Station, Hyderabad – 500007 or can be downloaded from the website: www.ninindia.org and www.osmania.ac.in. The applications will be available from 10:00 AM of 18.07.2018 to 5:00 PM of 05.08.2018.
Last date for submission of applications: The duly filled in applications, along with the demand draft of Rs. 3,000.00 (for OC/BC/OBC Candidates) and Rs.2.700.00 (for SC/ST Candidates) towards registration fee from any nationalised bank drawn in favour of The Director, NIN payable at Hyderabad and necessary enclosures should be submitted to the HoD, Extension & Training Division, National Institute of Nutrition, Jamai-Osmania PO, Opp. Tarnaka Metro Station, Hyderabad – 500007 on or before 06.08.2018 by 5:00 PM.
Applications received after the last date will not be accepted. NIN or OU will not be responsible for the postal delay or any loss in transit.
Number of seats: 15 students from India and abroad will be admitted to the course. GOI norms would be followed for Admission process.
List of Eligible Candidates & Entrance Test: Admission will be made in the order of merit and based on the aggregate marks secured in the qualifying exam by the candidate in the optional subjects. If the number of qualifying candidates are more, an entrance examination will be conducted. The list of eligible candidates for admission / to appear for the test will be uploaded on NIN Website on 10.08.2018. The candidates should download their hall tickets from NIN Website (www.ninindia.org) from 15.08.2018 or from the exam venue on the examination date two hours prior to exam time. Entrance Test will be conducted in Hyderabad on 21.08.2018 at 11:00 AM. Results of the Entrance Test will be uploaded on the website (www.ninindia.org) on 31.08.2018 from 10:00 AM onwards. First Counseling session will be held at NIN on 31.08.2018 from 10:00 AM onwards. Classes will commence from 10.09.2018.
For further details and for important dates, refer the prospectus and rules & regulations carefully.
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