National Institute of Social Defence (NISD), New Delhi, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission into One Year PG Diploma Course in Integrated Geriatric Care, to be offered in the session 2012. The course is being offered under Government of India’s project, National Initiative on Care for Elderly (NICE). The course is purely non-residential and the selected candidates will have to make their own arrangements for boarding and lodging. Selection will be made through a Common Admission Test (CAT), followed by Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI).
Date of Exam
The test is scheduled to be held on April 29, 2012.
See the prospectus
How to Apply
Interested candidates may obtain the prospectus and application form in person, from Old Age Care Division, National Institute of Social Defence, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, West Block-1, Wing-3, First Floor, R K Puram, New Delhi- 110066 (Telephone No.: 26106883) from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm (on all working days) on payment of Rs 50. In addition, one can get the same through post by sending requisition along with draft / pay order of Rs 80 drawn in favour of “The Director, National Institute of Social Defence, payable at New Delhi.
The application form can also be downloaded from Ministry’s official website: http://socialjustice.nic.in/. However, such applications should be sent along with DD / Pay Order of Rs 80 as mentioned above. The duly filled in and completed application form along with all the requisite documents should be sent to “Deputy Director, Old Age Care Division, West Block-1, Wing-3, First Floor, R K Puram, New Delhi- 110066, latest by the last date(s) mentioned below. For more details, one can visit the aforementioned official website of the Ministry.
Date of Issue of Application Form
March 19, 2012
Last Date of Submission of Application Form
April 11, 2012
Last Date of Receipt of Application from North-Eastern Region and Andaman & Nicobar Island is April 16, 2012