The National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE) was established by merging the Central JALMA Institute for Leprosy (CJIL Field Unit), Avadi with the Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (IRMS), Chennai. This institute was established with an objective to cover the Developments of Human resources in Epidemiology and biostatistics as well as for networking of the various ICMR and non-ICMR Institutes at the national level for epidemiological purposes, and Consultancy.
The Institute carries out a variety of research activities which include areas such as interventional studies, disease modeling, health systems research, evaluation of health schemes and disease control programs, issues of statistical methodology, epidemiological investigations, and clinical trials of traditional remedies. It has been conducting training programs annually in biostatistics, controlled clinical trials, and basic epidemiology for medical doctors, PG medical students and Paramedical workers.
What are the Jobs in NIE?
Project Scientist – C Vacancy in NIE Recruitment 2020. NIE will show all the active jobs on the current dates. The jobs will be available for various posts and various exams to be conducted by the NIE. So candidates can visit the NIE and if they are eligible for the job they can apply for it.
What is the Selection Procedure for NIE Project Scientist – C?
The Selection Procedure for NIE Project Scientist – C is Prelims Exam, Mains Exam and Interview. Candidates qualifying in the prelims exam will be eligible to appear for the mains exam. Those candidates who qualify in the mains exam will be eligible to appear for the interview which is the final stage. Candidates qualifying in all the selection process will be hired as Project Scientist – C in NIE.
What is the minimum attendance requirement in the Masters Courses?
75% attendance is essential.
What is the course fee of master of Science (Biostatistics)?
The course fee is INR 60,00 for four semesters (non-refundable).