M.Sc. (Applied Nutrition) & M.Sc. (Sports Nutrition) at National Institute of Nutrition
ICMR- National Institute of Nutrition (NIN), Hyderabad Telangana - 500 007, has invited applications for admission to the M.Sc. (Applied Nutrition) & M.Sc. (Sports Nutrition) Program for the Academic Session 2021-23.
The M.Sc. (Applied Nutrition) Program is supported by ICMR-NIN & M.Sc. (Sports Nutrition) Program is supported by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS), Government of India. The Institution is affiliated toOsmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana State.
Eligibiltiy: For admission to M.Sc Applied Nturition (AN) & M.Sc Sports Nturition (SN), applicant should hold an MBBS or B.Sc. in Nturition/ Food & Nturition/ Applied Nturition/Nturition & Dietetics; Home Science/ Food Science/ Biochemitsry/ Zoology; Applied Nturition & Public Health or Clinical Nturition & Dietetics.
For M.Sc Applied Nutrition those who have passed B.Sc. Nursing can also apply. For M.Sc Sports Nutrition those with B.Sc. in 'Food Science and Quality Control, B.Sc. Life Sciences (Botany, Genetics, Microbiology) or BAMS can also apply.
Selection: Selection will be based on All India - NIN Common Entrance Test (N-CET) to be held from 02.30 pm to 04.00 pm 18.09.2021 at Hyderabad, New Delhi, and Kolkata, followed by Counselling. N-CET exam will be a computer-based test of 90 minutes duration and will have multiple-choice questions (MCQs) of 1 mark each, carrying a maximum of 100 marks. It will have questions from Nutrition (40 questions); Biochemistry (20), Physiology (20), General Knowledge and Aptitude (20). For each incorrect answer, one-third mark will be deducted. In case of a tie of marks in the Entrance Test, the total percentage of the marks in the qualifying examination (up to two decimal places) will be taken into consideration for fixing the merit of candidates.
Application: Applications can be submitted online at the admission link provided at the Notification link of https://nin.res.in/ latest by 11.59 pm on 31.8.2021. Application Fee is Rs. 3000/- for General/EWS/OBC and Rs. 2700/- for SC/ST. For details, visit https://nin.res.in/.