The National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE) was established on July 2, 1999 by merging the Central JALMA Institute for Leprosy (CJIL Field Unit), Avadi with the Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (IRMS), Chennai. The broad objectives of the Institute cover Development of human resources in epidemiology and bio-statistics, Networking of the various ICMR and non-ICMR Institutes at the national level for epidemiological purposes, and Consultancy. NIE was conducting two programmes of Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), Thiruvananthapuram: (1) Master of Applied Epidemiology (MAE) since 2001 and (2)Master of Public Health (Health Services Development Research) (MPH-HSDR) Since 2008, at NIE, Chennai. These programmers were primarily aimed at developing a cadre of trained public health professionals in the country by training the ‘in-service’ health professionals working in government health departments.
Eligibility criteria for NIE Candidates fulfilling the following criteria are eligible to apply for the course M B B S degree recognized by Medical Council of India Working in public health preferably regularized and permanent employees of State or Central...More Details >>
selection procedure for nbsp MPH Course in NIE A Selection Committee constituted by SCTIMST will select the candidates based on the following Review of the application form Written test if necessary Personal interview at NIE Chennai Reservation of seats will...More Details >>
Application procedure for nbsp MPH In NIE ndash The prescribed application form can be downloaded from the Institute rsquo s Website www nie gov in The prescribed application form given in the website or its photocopy alone should be used...More Details >>