Tata Memorial Centre, a grant in aid institution of Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr. E Borges Road, Parel, Mumbai-400 012, has invited applications for admission to the One year ‘Post Graduate Diploma in Fusion Imaging Technology’ (PGDFIT) Programme, for Academic year 2019-20, commencing on 1st July 2019, followed by mandatory one-year Internship at Dept. of Nuclear Medicine, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
Fusion Imaging is the melting together images from different modalities to create a new (hybrid) image. This course is intended to impart education and training in nuclear medicine and fusion imaging technology and radiation safety. The Course is accredited by Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB), Mumbai. The Diploma is awarded by Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI) a Deemed to be University.
Eligibility: Applicant should hold B.Sc with minimum 50% marks in one of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Statistics, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry or Biotechnology.
Age Limit: Applicant should be between 20 and 30 years. Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST and by 3 years for OBC applicants.
Selection: Selection will be based on the evaluation of performance in Written Test (as per attached syllabus) followed by Interview. Questions will be from Basic Physics, Basic Chemistry, Basic Mathematics and Statistics, Basic Computer, Basic Biology, Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology and Nuclear Medicine. The detailed syllabus is available at https://tmc.gov.in/m_events/Events/JobDetail?jobId=1363
Duration: The duration of the course is 2 years which include 1 year Mandatory Internship. The degree will be awarded only after successful completion of the Internship.
There are 10 seats for the Programme. A Stipend @Rs. 11,000/-p.m. will be paid during the training for non-sponsored applicants. Candidate will be required to complete 1 year Mandatory Internship at TMH on remuneration @ Rs. 18000/- p.m. for successful completion of the course. National candidate sponsored from Cancer Centers / Hospitals for training will not be paid any stipend. But course duration will include 1 year mandatory Internship at TMH as mentioned for Non-Sponsored candidates.
Annual College tuition fee will be charged at the rate of Rs.20,500/- per year.
Selected candidates from outside Mumbai will be provided hostel accommodation & Cafeteria facility on payment. They are required to keep refundable deposit of Rs. 3000/- for diet. Library deposit of Rs. 1000/- is applicable to all students.
Applications can be submitted online at https://tmc.gov.in/tmc_pg latest by 5.30 p.m on 3.05.2019.
General & OBC candidates have to pay the Online Registration Fees Rs.300/ by using Debit Card/Credit Card only. SC / ST / Female Candidates / Person with disabilities are exempted from paying of fees while submitting application.
Hard copy of the online application has to reach Academics office, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr.E.Borges Road, Parel, Mumbai-400012, latest by 10.05.2019.
For details, visit https://tmc.gov.in/m_events/Events/JobDetail?jobId=1363