All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH), an autonomous Institute under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India; Naimisham Campus, Manasagangothri, Mysuru- Karnataka -570 006, has invited applications for admission to various Under Graduate, Post Graduate and PhD Programmes for 2019.
The details and eligibility of the different Programmes admission to which are based on All India entrance examinations are as follows.
Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology (B.ASLP): The Programme is offered at AIISH (62 seats) and at Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Medical College (NSCBMC), Jabalpur (10 seats). The course is of 4 years duration with 6 semesters and a year of internship.
Applicant should have passed the 2-year Pre-University examination conducted by the Pre-University Board of the State of Karnataka or any other examination (10+2) considered as equivalent thereto by the University of Mysore. Applicant should have studied at least three subjects from among Physics (P), Chemistry (C), Biology (B) and Mathematics (M) and should have obtained a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) in the PCMB group or combinations thereof, in their II PUC or qualifying examination. In addition, the candidate who has studied Biology or Mathematics/ Computer Science/ Electronics/ Psychology are also eligible. .
The Entrance Examination will have 50 questions to be answered in 50 minutes from each of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology. A candidate would have to answer questions from Physics and Chemistry and from one of Biology or Mathematics (PCM or PCB combination). Questions will be based on the CBSE syllabus of 11th and 12th standards. There is no negative marking for wrong answers. The entrance examination scores are valid for admission to BASLP programme in both Institutions to be conducted as per their respective admission regulations.
Those admitted through the Entrance examination for BASLP will be get a stipend of Rs.800/- per month for 10 months in a year in the first 3 years. The stipend during their internship posting (4th year) will be as per their placement in the various regions of the country, which will be, Rs.6,000/- per month for North-Eastern States and Rs.5000/- per month for Other States.
M.Sc. (Speech-Language Pathology): Applicant should hold a B.Sc. (Speech & Hearing) / BASLP / B.ASLP degree of the University of Mysore or any other University, considered as equivalent thereto with RCI recognition (except National Institutes of Importance) with an average of not less than 50% of marks. The Programme is of 4 Semesters (Two years) and 36 students will be admitted. Entrance examination will be based on the B.Sc. (Sp. & Hg.) / BASLP / B.ASLP syllabus and will be conducted at various centres. The duration of the test will be 100 minutes and there will be 100 questions to be answered. There shall be negative marking for wrong answers calculated @ - 0.25 marks per wrong answer. Students admitted to M.Sc. (SLP) will be given a stipend of Rs.1300/- per month for 10 months in a year.
M.Sc. (Audiology): Applicant should hold B.Sc. (Sp. & Hg.) / BASLP / B.ASLP degree of the University of Mysore or any other University, considered as equivalent thereto with RCI recognition (except National Institutes of Importance) with an average of not less than 50% of marks. Selection will be based on an entrance examination of 100 minutes duration and 100 questions, based on the B.Sc. (Sp. & Hg.) / BASLP / B.ASLP syllabus and will be conducted at various centres. There shall be negative marking for wrong answers calculated @ -0.25 marks per wrong answer. The duration of the course is 4 Semesters (Two years) and the number of Seats is 36.
Students admitted to M.Sc. (Audiology) will be given a stipend of Rs.1300/- per month for 10 months in a year.
Master of Education Special Education (Hearing Impairment) (M.Ed. Spl. Ed. (HI)), affiliated to University of Mysore & Recognized by RCI: Applicant should have B.S.Ed. (Hearing Impairment) / B.Ed. Spl. Ed. (HI) degree of the University of Mysore or any B.Ed. (HI) recognized by RCI of any other University considered as equivalent thereto with an average of not less than 50% (45% for SC/ST) of marks in the qualifying examination. Applicant should not have completed 35 years of age as on 1st July, 2019. Age relaxation of up to 5 years will be considered for candidates on deputation/in-service with the approval of the University of Mysore. Course duration is 2 years (Four semesters) and intake is 20.
Selection will be based on an entrance examination based on B.S.Ed. (HI) / B.Ed. Spl. Ed. (HI). Candidates will have to answer 50 questions in 50 minutes. There will be no negative marking for wrong answers. Stipend will be Rs.650/- per month for 10 months
Entrance examination: The entrance Examination for admission to the BASLP; M.Sc (Audiology) and M.Sc (Speech Language Pathology) will be held at Mysuru, Mumbai, Noida, Kolkata, Chennai, Guwahati, Jabalpur, Thrissur, Secunderabad and Calicut and that for Master of Education Special Education (Hearing Impairment) only at AIISH, from 9 am on 18.5.2019.
Bachelor of Education-Special Education (Hearing Impairment) - B.Ed. Spl. Ed.(HI). Applicant should have passed any degree examination of the University of Mysore or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by the University of Mysore, securing 50% of the aggregate (45% for SC/ST) in the qualifying examination. Applicant should not have completed 30 years of age on the 1st July, 2019. Relaxation of age (up to 10 years) shall be considered for candidates on deputation/in-service. Duration of the Programme is 2 years (Four semesters) and the intake is 20.
PG Diploma: Applications have also been invited to Post graduate Diploma Programmes in (i) Clinical Linguistics for Speech Language Pathology (PGDCLSLP) (ii) Forensic Speech Sciences & Technology (PGDFSST) (iii) Augmentative & Alternative Communication (PGDAAC) (iv) Neuro-Audiology (PGDNA). All courses are of 1 year duration and with 10 seats each except for PGDAAC which has 20 seats. There is no entrance examination for these PG Diploma Programmes.
RCI Entrance Examination based Programmes: Admission to several Diploma Programmes will be based on the entrance examination of Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI). Diploma Programmes are offered in (i) Hearing Aid and Ear Mould Technology (DHA & ET) (ii) Early Childhood Special Education (Hearing Impairment) (iii) Hearing, Language and Speech (DHLS). All courses are of 1 year duration. There are 25 seats for DHA & ET, 20 for Diploma in Early Childhood Special Education (Hearing Impairment). For DHLS, there are 25 seats at each study centre.
PhD Admissions: Ph.D. Programmes are offered in (i) Audiology (JRF) (ii) Speech- Language Pathology (JRF) (iii) Speech & Hearing. One can apply only if he/she has passed the entrance examination conducted by University of Mysore. For details of Entrance Examination of Mysuru University, one may visit www.aiishmysore.in
Application Fee: For BASLP at AIISH alone the fee is Rs.325/- for SC/ST/PWD and Rs.500/- for all others. For NSCBMC alone it is Rs.300/- and Rs.400/- respectively. For both, it is Rs.625/- and Rs.900/- respectively. For B.Ed Special Education (HI), the application fee is Rs.325/- and Rs.500/- respectively. For Diplomas, the fee is Rs.150/- and Rs.250/- respectively. For PG Diplomas and MSc Programmes it is Rs.325/- and Rs.500/- respectively. For PhD, it is Rs.425/- and Rs.625/- respectively. Application Fee can be paid through Debit/Credit Card/NEFT/Net Banking or directly at Bank of Baroda AIISH Counter.
Application: Online applications can be submitted to AIISH, Mysuru, for admission for Entrance Examination for B.ASLP, M.Sc (Audiology / Speech-Language Pathology), M.Ed. Sp. Ed.(HI) at www.aiishmysore.in.
For Non-entrance based programmes (Diploma /PG Diploma / B.Ed. Spl. Ed. (HI)), Applications will be issued and accepted back, filled till 29.4.2019. The application duly filled and signed, should reach ‘Director, AIISH, Manasagangothri, Mysuru-570006 by 29.4.2019
Reservation of seats will be as per Government of India norms for Central Educational Institutions.
For details and Prospectus, visit www.aiishmysore.in