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MA, MSc Population Studies Admission 2015, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai

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MA, MSc Population Studies Admission 2015, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai

International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai invites applications for M.A, M.Sc Population Studies for the year 2015.

M.A, M.Sc Population Studies Admission is conducted by International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai

No. of Seats: 50 Seats with Govt. of India fellowship.

Duration: Two years (Full-time)

Fellowship/Sponsorship: Each selected Indian student will be awarded a Government of India fellowship @ Rs. 5,000/- per month.

M.A, M.Sc Population Studies Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates should fulfill following eligibility criteria:

=> Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in social sciences including Mathematics and Statistics from recognized universities in India or abroad with a minimum of 55% of aggregate marks in all subjects (all semesters/parts included) will be eligible for admission to the above programme.

=> Preference shall be given to candidates holding a bachelors degree in one of the following subjects, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Geography and Anthropology, Rural Development & Political Science.

=> In addition to the above subjects, applications from non-social science background having experience in population and health related field shall also be considered for admission. Candidates awaiting results of qualifying examination latest by 30th September 2015 can also apply for consideration.

=> The upper age limit is 25 years as on 30.6.2015. Marks and age are relaxable for candidates belonging to reserved categories as per GOI rules.

Application Procedure for M.A, M.Sc Population Studies:

Candidates are advised to refer to official notifications /documents for detailed application procedure. published details for informational purpose.

=> Prescribed application form and information can be obtained from the Assistant Registrar (Academic), International Institute for Population
Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai-400 088 in person or by sending a self addressed Rs. 50/- stamped envelope (25cm x 12cm) on or before 29th May, 2015. The form may also be downloaded by

=> The completed application form along with necessary enclosures and a non-refundable processing fee of Rs. 500/- (exempted for SC/ST and PH candidates) by Demand Draft, drawn from any nationalised Bank in favour of the Director, IIPS, Mumbai should reach the Assistant Registrar (Academic) on or before 1st June, 2015.

=> The processing fee may also be paid by cash at the cash counter and the cash receipt should be attached along with the completed application
set. Incomplete applications will be summarily rejected. The Institute reserves every right to decide the number of seats to be filled or cancel the course at any moment. The Institute also reserves the right to change/alter certain rules at any time.

Application form can be downloaded from official website of M.A, M.Sc Population Studies:

Fee Details:

Application form : Rs. 500/-

M.A, M.Sc Population Studies Important Dates:

M.A, M.Sc Population Studies Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availability of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

  • Last Date for Registration: 01st June, 2015
  • Date of Examination 2015: 29th June, 2015
  • Interview : 30th June, 2015

Courses Offered:

=> M.A Population Studies
=> M.Sc in Population Studies

Selection Process:

=> The selection will be made on the basis of a written test and personal interview.

=> Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the test and interview.

=> Shortlisted candidates appearing for admission test are entitled to claim sleeper class train fare by the shortest route on production of original tickets and in case of road journey normal fare will be paid only for travel by public transport run by a Government body.

Contact Details

For more details please contact
Govandi Station Road,
Mumbai - 400 088.

International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai
The International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) serves as a regional Institute for Training and Research in Population Studies for the ESCAP region. It was established in Mumbai in July 1956, till July 1970 it was known as the Demographic Training and Research Centre (DTRC) and till 1985 it was known as the International Institute for Population Studies (IIPS).
Related Courses: Master of Arts (MA Population Studies), Master of Science (MSc)

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