IIPS – The The International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) was declared as a ‘Deemed University’ on August 19, 1985. The institute serves as a regional Institute for Training and Research in Population Studies. The institute is going to conduct an online examination for various M.A, M.Sc., M.Phil courses for which the exam will be conducted on April 15, 2018. The candidates who are interested in any of the course at IIPS can read the article to check the details of the exam such as- the important dates scheduled for IIPS 2018 admission, courses for which the entrance exam is being held, application fees, how to apply and selection criteria.

Latest: Online registration for IIPS Admission 2018 has been started, candidates can register through the link provided below.

IIPS Admission 2018

The applications for 2018 IIPS can be filled online from the official website. Check the schedule for IIPS 2018 admission from below.

Event Date
Start of online application form 30 Jan 2018
Last date of application 15 Mar 2018
Date of Admit card 07 to 13 Apr 2018
Date of Entrance test 15 Apr 2018
MPS
Date of Intimation of interview 27 Apr 2018
Interview Date 21 & 22 May 2018
List of selected candidates 31 May 2018
Payment of fees 11 May 2018
MA/MSc
List of selected candidates 27 Apr 2018
Payment of fees 11 May 2018
MSc. Biostatistics and Demography
List of selected candidates 27 Apr 2018
Payment of fees 11 May 2018
MPhil./Ph.D.
Date of Intimation of interview 27 Apr 2018
Interview Date 16 to 18 May 2018
List of selected candidates 01 Jun 2018
Payment of fees 15 Jun 2018
Post-Doctoral Fellowship(P.D.F.)
Date of Intimation of interview 27 Apr 2018
Academic Session starts 11 Jul 2018

Application Form

The applications must be filled online only. There is no provision for obtaining the form from the institute through post or personally. The application will be registered first and then the student will receive a login id and password. After the registration of the IIPS admission, the candidates will be able to complete the application form. The direct link to register has been provided below.

Apply Online: Click Here to register for IIPS Admission 2018.

How to apply for IIPS

  • The candidates will be required to visit the official website to fill the application form for 2018 IIPS at iipsindia.org or they can click the link provided here on this page for registration.
  • When you click on the link, a window will open where you will see the box where the registration ID and the password are to be inserted.
  • Just below the box, the candidates who have visited the site for the first time will see a link for “Create New User”.
  • Click on the link New user and the applicants will now be required to enter the details such as Email ID, Mobile number, Security question, secret Answer, Password, Confirm password.
  • Registration confirmation- A page confirming the registration will appear with your application number. Please login again to complete the application form.

The application process will be completed in seven steps:

STEP I Personal Details – the candidates will be required to enter the details such as name, father name etc.

STEP II Academic Details – The applicants should check where all the details are to be entered.

STEP III Upload Photo – Candidates must upload Passport Size Photograph (3.5 cm width x 4.5 cm height) without sunglasses in jpg/jpeg format only (The image must be greater than 4 kb and less than 40 kb in size).

Step IV Upload Signature – Candidates must upload their scanned copy of signature with 3.5 cm length x 1.5 cm height (The image must be greater than 1 kb and less than 30 kb in size).

Step V Document Upload – Candidates must also upload a Photo ID proof (Any one: Aadhaar, Voter ID, PAN card), or any government issued photo ID proof.

Step VI Work Experience – if the candidate posses any relevant experience then they must mention it in the space required.

STEP VII Test Centre Preference – here the candidate will be required to provide the choice where they want to appear for the exam. The Institute reserves the right to allot anyone the centre in case there are no seats available at any centre.

STEP VIII Fee Payment – the candidates should check the details of the amount that they have to pay towards the completion of the application fees.

Application Fees for Admission 2018-2019 to IIPS

  • General – Rs. 1000
  • OBC – Rs. 500
  • SC/ST/PWD – Rs. 250

Eligibility Criteria and other details for IIPS 2018

The Upper age limit is calculated as on 30 June 2018.

Course Program Duration Eligibility Criteria Upper Age Limit
Master of Arts/Science in Population Studies (M.A./M.Sc.) 2 year A Bachelor’s degree with 55% in social sciences including subjects Mathematics and Statistics from a recognized university. 25 years
Master of Science in Bio-Statistics and Demography. 2 year Graduation with 55% from a recognized university or equivalent grades. The candidates must have studied Mathematics or Statistics as core subjects. 25 years
Master of Population Studies 1 year A Master’s degree with at least 55% of aggregate marks from a recognized university or equivalent grade in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Geography and Anthropology. 28 years
Master of Philosophy in Population Studies 1 year Master in Population Studies/ M.A/M.Sc. in Demography/ M.Sc. in Bio-statistics and Epidemiology from a recognized university with at least 55% of aggregate marks or equivalent. 30 years

 

Master of Population Studies (Distance Learning) 1 year A Post Graduate degree in any social science subject/Health/Maths/ Stats or allied subjects from recognized Indian/Foreign universities with at least 55 aggregate marks.

Selection criteria for IIPS

For Master of Philosophy in Population Studies- the selection will depend on the basis of an online test for this course and afterwards there will be a personal interview. The candidates who are shortlisted in the online written test will proceed to the next level i.e interview. The Institute will not pay any amount of money or bear any travel expense of the candidates called for the test/personal interview.

  • Online Test
  • Interview

For Master of Population Studies – the selection will depend on the basis of an online test for this course and afterwards there will be a personal interview. The candidates who are shortlisted in the online written test will proceed to the next level i.e interview. The Institute will not pay any amount of money or bear any travel expense of the candidates called for the test/personal interview.

  • Online Test
  • Interview

Master of Science in Bio-Statistics and Demography – The selection process for this course will depend on the performance of the candidates in the made online test. There will be no interview.

  • Online Test

For Master of Arts/Science in Population Studies (M.A./M.Sc.) – The selection process for this course will depend on the performance of the candidates in the made online test. There will be no interview.

  • Online Test

Official Website: www.iipsindia.org.

For more information regarding IIPS Admission 2018, candidates can download information brochure.

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