NIMHANS, Bengaluru Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology & M.Phil in Clinical Psychology Admission Open, Session 2022—UPS Education


NIMHANS, Bengaluru has invited online applications from eligible candidates to apply for the entrance test of Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology and M.Phil Clinical Psychology for admissions in the academic year 2022-24. Further details regarding the admission and courses are given below.

The National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) is a leading mental health institute in India, located in Bengaluru. The establishment of NIMHANS dates back to colonial times as Dr. Charles Irwing Smith (a British Medical practitioner) established it as a lunatic asylum. In 1994 NIMHANS was declared a Deemed University, which has academic autonomy. The Central Government of India designated NIMHANS, Bengaluru, as a DEEMED University in 1994. It not only provides students with training but also numerous chances on a regular basis. In the year 2012, NIMHANS was designated as an “Institute of National Importance.”

Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology

No of seats: 03


M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology OR M.Phil. in Mental Health and Social Psychology OR 2 years Master’s Degree in Applied Psychology/ Clinical Psychology/ Counselling Psychology/ Psychological Counselling/ Psychology.

Age Limit: 40 Years

M.Phil in Clinical Psychology

No of Seats: 32

CategoryAll India CategoryKarnataka DomicileExternal Fellowship
Number of Seats230603


2 years MA/M.Sc degree in ClinicalPsychology / Applied Psychology / Counselling Psychology / Psychological Counselling / Psychology.

Age Limit: 32 Years

Date of the advertisement: 11/April/2022

Exam Pattern:

The question paper for the Entrance test will contain multiple-choice objective-type questions. The duration of the test for each course will be 90 minutes and the number of questions to be answered is 100.

Application fees: ₹1500/- for General Catagory.

Emoluments: Rs. 25,000/- per month + Rs. 15,000/- as Contingency Grants per annum.

Total fees: ₹23,140/-

Application Procedure:

The candidate is required to click on the link given below in order to fill up the online application form where they are required to fill in all the details and attach their related documents followed by payment of the applications fee.

Note: The entrance examination will be held in Bengaluru City Only.

Important Dates:

Last Date to Apply: 10th May 2022

Admit Card release date: Will be announced soon

Date of Entrance Test:

  • M.Phil in Clinical Psychology: 11th June 2022
  • PhD. in Clinical Psychology: 12th June 2022

Timing of the Entrance(for both): 11:30AM to 01:00PM

Date of Admission: 20th June 2022

Important Links:

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