Notification for Entrance Exam for M.Sc. Programme in Epidemiology and Public Health
15 Jul 2017
The Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Central University of Tamil Nadu is having few seats vacant for the M.Sc. Epidemiology and Public Health Programme only in OBC(Non-Creamy Layer), SC and ST categories. A Departmental level entrance test will be conducted on 26th July 2017.
The course is suitable for the aspiring graduates who would like to develop a career in public health. The discipline has scope in practice, policy level jobs and health research apart from job opportunities in various NGOs and MNCs which has a focus on health related issues.
Students with graduation in any discipline such as Arts, Sciences, Humanities, Engineering, Medical Sciences, Agriculture, Allied Health Sciences, AYUSH, Dental Sciences, Veterinary, Commerce and Management are eligible to apply.
Candidates should have secured a minimum of 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) in the qualifying degree examination for General Category, 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (on a 10 point scale) for OBC (Non-creamy layer) and 50% aggregate marks or 5.5 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
An entrance test (50 MCQs) will be conducted in the department on 26th July 2017 at 10 AM. Questions will be generally from health related GK, apart from disciplines like biology and social sciences in health. The results will be declared by afternoon and the selected students can get the admission on the same day, provided they produce all the necessary and supporting documents.
The classes for the first semester will commence from 27th July 2017.