National Institute of Social Defence One Year Post Graduate Diploma Course in Integrated Geriatric Care

Name of Institute / University

National Institute of Social Defence

Courses Offered

Application in prescribed form from interested candidates is invited for admission in One - Year Post Graduate Diploma Course in Integrated Geriatric Care (Full-time) at New Delhi, under Government of India’s Project, National Initiative on Care for Elderly (NICE).

The Course aims to develop a cadre of skilled personnel at Managerial and Supervisory level to meet the demand for providing skill based, field oriented trained personnel in Age Care in NGOs Sector (National as well as International), Government/Corporate Sectors, Academic Institutions, etc.

The course covers subjects like Gerontology, Public Policy and Planning, Clinical Geriatrics, Geriatric Management, Psychology and Counselling, Research Methodology.

Eligibility

a) Educational Qualifications:

Essential: 55% Marks in Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) from a recognised 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 experience(s) of working in Age Care Organizations.

Holding certificate(s) in the fiield of Old Age Care.

b) Age Limit: He/she should have completed the age of 21 years as on October 1, 2009 and should not be more than 45 years as on October 1, 2009.

How To Apply

Interested candidates may send their application in a 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, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on all working days by paying Rs. 50/- personally or by sending Draft / Pay Order for Rs. 80/-. The Draft / Pay Order should be in favour of the Director, National institute of Social Defence payable at New Delhi.

Application should be sent to

Deputy Director, Old Age Care Division,
west Block-1,Wing-3, First Floor, R.K. Puram,
New Delhi-110066

so as to reach latest by June 18, 2010.

Contact Details

Address: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, West Block-1,Wing-3, First Floor, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066
Tel: 011 – 26106883

Entrance Date

11-Jul-2010

Note

Last date for receipt of application from North-Eastern Region and Andaman & Nicobar Island is June 25, 2010.

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