M.Phil Admission 2017 in Natural Resource Management (NRM)

Applications are invited by Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM), Bhopal for admission to Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in Natural Resource Management (NRM) program for 2017 session.

Last date for submission of application form on April 2017

Eligibility Criteria for MPhil Admission 2017

The minimum qualification for all the applicants shall be post graduate degree/diploma in Science/ Agriculture/ Forestry/ Environment/ Life Science/ Engineering/ Management & related Social Sciences (The equivalence will be decided by the Institute) or its equivalent with a minimum of 55 percent marks aggregate recognized by an Indian university or Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

The relaxation of 5 percent marks at the Masters Degree (P.G) eligibility criterion shall be given to Applicants belonging to SC/ST/PD category as per the guidelines of UGC.

Seats: The total number of seats available is 20; out of which maximum of 10 seats will be filled by in-service officers from Indian Forest Service, State Forest Services, Group A officers or equivalent from other Govt. Departments/Public Sector and Representatives from NGOs with minimum three years of experience in fields related to Natural Resource Management.

Remaining 10 seats shall be filled by other eligible Applicants.

Reservation: Reservation of seats will be applicable to the Applicants as per the prevailing Govt. of India norms.

Selection Procedure

The institute shall set a cutoff limit for the written exam. Applicants qualifying the written test shall be invited for the interview. Based on the performance in the interview a merit list of suitable Applicants will be released for admission.

The UGC/CSIR/ICAR- NET qualified applicants & applicants with PGDFM from IIFM with a minimum of 3.0 OGPA shall be exempted from written test and shall be directly called for interview.

Fee: The total cost of the programme is Rs.1,50,000/- (Rupees one lakh, fifty thousand only).

How to Apply IIFM MPhil Admission 2017 ..?

Interested applicants are required to submit their applications in the prescribed application form with all supporting documents.

Application form and details about the programme are available at the website www.iifm.ac.in.

Completed application form along with a Demand Draft (DD) of Rs.500/- in favour of Director IIFM, payable at Bhopal, must be sent to Chairperson, M.Phil (NRM) Admission, Indian Institute of Forest Management, Nehru Nagar, Bhopal-462003, Madhya Pradesh so as to reach IIFM latest by April 2017.