01st Apr, 2019
Method of Application
IIPS [International Institute for Population Sciences] is a public university, founded in 1956 in Mumbai, previous known as International Institute for Population Studies. Besides teachings and research activities, the university also offers consultancy to the Government and Non-Government organizations and other academic institutions.
In the teaching programme, the institute presently offers M.A./M.Sc. in Population Studies, M.Sc. in Biostatistics & Demography, Master of Population Studies (MPS), M. Phil. and Ph.D. in Population Studies. The MPS teaching is conducted both as regular, classroom course and through distance learning.
|M.A. /M.Sc. in Population Studies||2||50|
|M.Sc. in Bio-Statistics||2||50|
|Master of Population Studies (MPS)||1||50|
Admission of aspirants to the above-mentioned programmes is done on the basis of their performance in written test and personal interview.
Aspirants who wish to apply can register themselves by submitting finished applications, along with the procedure fees of Rs. 500/- and all the necessary enclosures. For SC/ST/PH aspirants, there is no procedure fee.
01st Apr, 2019
|Last date to Apply||01st Apr, 2019|
|Date of Entrance Exam||26th May, 2019|
|Date of Interview||26th - 27th May, 2019|
The Assistant Registrar (Academic)
International Institute for Population Sciences
Deonar, Mumbai- 400 088
Selected Indian student will be honored by Government of India fellowship of Rs.5000/- per month.
*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification allowed by the University/College
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). The Institute was re-designated to its present title in 1985 to facilitate the expansion of its academic activities and was declared as a 'Deemed University' on August 19, 1985, under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The recognition has facilitated the award of recognized degrees by the Institute itself and paved the way for further expansion of the Institute as an academic institution.
Started in 1956 under the joint sponsorship of Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, the Government of India and the United Nations, it has established itself as the premier Institute for training and research in Population Studies for developing countries in the Asia and Pacific region. IIPS holds a unique position among all the regional centers, in that it was the first such center to be started, and serves a much larger population than that served by any of the other regional centers. The Institute is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.