National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences: Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for the vacant posts mentioned below in the prescribed form from the Indian Nationals for appointment on contract basis. The details of vacant posts, the minimum education required, experience required, age limit, consultancy fees etc.are as under:

Post Name – Psychiatric Social Worker, Junior Scientific Officer, Cohort Manager & Other Post

Total Post of No. – 16

Post Date – 17/03/2020


Important Dates
  • Start Date of Online Submission of Application – 17/02/2020
  • End Date of Online Submission of Application – 02/04/2020
Payment of Application
  • Application Fee for UR/OBC- Rs.590/-
  • Application Fee for SC/ST – Rs. 295/-
  • Payment Method – State Bank of India

Vacancy Details 

Post Code Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceSalaryAge
01 Psychiatric Social Worker09
  • Master’s Degree in Social Work from a recognized University / Institution and
  • Class two years M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work from a recognized University / Institution.
Rs. 35,400/-35 Years
Junior Scientific Officer01
  • M.Sc in Biochemistry/ Medical Biochemistry
  • One year experience in diagnostics, Analytical methods and research in the relevant field.
Rs. 38,500/-30 Years
03Cohort Manager01
  • M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology/ Social work.
Rs. 29,700/-35 Years
04Senior Scientific Officer01
  • Ph.D in Life Sciences
    02 Years with Technical expertise in Primary Culture maintenance of cell lines, all sterility techniques associated with running a tissue culture laboratory,immunocytochemistry, confocal microscopy, western bolt.
Rs. 71,500/-30 Years
05Office Assistant01
  • Any Degree from a recognized University /Institution. 
Rs.23,100/- 30 Years
06Data Manager02
  • M.Sc Biostatistics/ MCA from a recognized University.
Rs. 27,500/-40 Years
07Yoga Therapist01
  • 3 years B.Sc Degree in Yoga OR Graduation with 1 year Postgraduate Diploma in Yoga from a recognized University /Institution. 
  • 1 year teaching or research experience in a recognized Institution after obtaining the qualifying degree as above.
Rs. 29,300/-32 Years

Other Information

How to Apply:  
  • The application form should be downloaded from the Institute Website & submitted along with required copies of certificates of the Age Proof, Academic Qualification, Experience Certificate, photo etc, so as to reach The Registrar, NIMHANS, P.B.No.2900, Hosur Road, Bengaluru – 560 029.
  • Any modification or Corrigendum will be updated in the Institute Website only.
  • The prescribed application processing fee is Rs.590/- (including 18% GST) for UR & OBC Candidates and Rs.295/- (including 18% GST) for SC & ST Candidates) shall be remitted to State Bank of India, NIMHANS Branch, Bengaluru, Beneficiary Name: The Director, NIMHANS, S.B Account No:64118462718 and IFSC Code No: SBIN0040675, MICR Code: 560002480 and Branch Code – 40675 through online mode only.
  • No applications shall be entertained if it is incomplete/received after the last date prescribed/not forwarded through proper channels. 
  • Candidates are informed to write their email id in the application form and to regularly check their emails as call letter for the said posts will be sent through email only. 
  • The last date for receipt of filled in application together with the relevant documents is on or before 02.04.2020 upto 4.30 P.M. 

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