National Institute for Mentally Handicapped Admission to B.Ed, M.Ed, M.Phil in Special Education

Name of Institute / University

National Institute for Mentally Handicapped

Courses Offered

Applications are invited for admission to the following programmes:

1. B.Ed Spl Edn (MR) - 1 year duration

2. PG Diploma in Early Intervention (PGDEI) - 1 year duration

3. M.Ed Spl.Edn.(MR) - 1 year duration

4. M.Phil Rehabilitation Psychology - 2 years duration

5. M.Phil Spl.Edn (MR) - 1 year duration

6. Master in Disability Rehabilitation (MDRA) - 2 years duration

7. M.Sc. Disability Studies (El)


For B.Ed. Spl. Education: BMR or BRS (MR)/ B.Sc/ B.A./B.Com or any degree recognized by Osmania University with 50% Gen./ OBC/PH and 40% SC/ST category

For PG Diploma in Early Intervention (PGDEI): MBBS, BMR/ BRS (MR) / B.Ed in Spl.Edn./Masters in Child Development / Bachelor in Occupational Therapy/Bachelor in Physiotherapy/Bachelor in Speech Therapy/ Masters in Child Psy with 50% General & OBC and 40% for SC / ST category.

For M.Ed Spl. Edn. (MR): B.Ed Spl. Edn. (MR) or B.Ed General with one year Diploma in Spl Edn. (MR) recognized by RCI or BRS (MR) with specialization in Special Education with 50% Gen/OBC/PH and 40% SC/ ST category

For M.Phil Rehabilitation Psychology: PG Degree in Psychology from a recognized University with 55% in the case of General category and 50% of pass in the case of SC/ST category
For M.Phil Spl.Edn (MR): M.Ed.Spl.Edn.(MR) from recognized university 55% in the case of General / OBC/ category and 50% in the case of SC/ST Category

For Master in Disability Rehabilitation (MDRA): Bachelor degree in disability rehabilitation field recognized by RCI or MCI and/or Paramedical professionals relating to rehabilitation (Physiotherapy/ occupational therapy/ nursing / Laboratory technology with minimum 50% marks (or) Masters Degree from a recognized university in the field of Psychology, Rehabilitation Psychology, Social work Rehabilitation Social Work , Business Management with a minimum of 50% marks

For M.Sc. Disability Studies (El):

The candidate should have a degree from a recognized university in the following courses — MBBS, BUMS,BAMS, Naturopathy, BHMS, BMR, BRS (MR),BRT, BOT, BPT, B.Sc.(HLS), PGDEI, Masters in Child Development, M.Phil in Psychology.

The candidate should have secured 50% aggregate marks in the qualifying degree examination in case of general/OBC/ candidates and 45% marks in case of SC and ST candidates.

How To Apply

Cost of Prospectus:

For General & OBC Category: Rs.450/-
For SC / ST / PH Category: Rs.350/-

The cost of form should be made in the form of DD drawn in favour of “Director, NIMH, Secunderabad - 9”.

The application cum prospectus can be obtained from the Assistant Administrative Officer (TP&S), NIMH, Manovikasnagar, Secunderabad – 500 009.

The application form can also be downloaded from the institute’s website.

Contact Details

Address: Manovikasnagar, Secunderabad – 500 009
Tel: 040 27751741 to 27751745
Fax: 040 - 2775 0198

Important Dates

Last date for submission of form:

For all the courses except MDRA: 7th June, 2010
For MDRA: 11th May, 2010

Entrance Examination

1. B.Ed Spl Edn (MR): 27th June, 2010
2. PG Diploma in Early Intervention (PGDEI): 27th June, 2010
3. M.Ed Spl.Edn.(MR): 27th June, 2010
4. M.Phil Rehabilitation Psychology: 27th June, 2010
5. M.Phil Spl.Edn (MR): 27th June, 2010
6. Master in Disability Rehabilitation (MDRA): 8th June, 2010
7. M.Sc. Disability Studies (El): 27th June, 2010

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