Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and ICRI India are inviting applications for admission into M.Sc. in Clinical Trials for the academic year 2011-12. ICRI is the leading institute for training in Clinical Research in India. This is a full time face to face Post Graduate Program. Admissions are open for the current academic session starting from July 2011. The degree will be awarded by the IGNOU, New Delhi. Following are details of program, eligibility and application procedure:
M.Sc. in Clinical Trials: Eligibility Requirements: Applicants should have B.Sc. in Life Sciences (Biology, Genetics, Microbiology, Zoology, Botany, Nursing, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry) / B.Pharm / M.Pharm / MBBS / BDS / BAMS / BHMS.
Course Structure: The course will have following papers in 1st ad 2nd years.
1) Paper I: Introduction to Clinical Trial and Pharmaceutical Medicine
2) Paper II: Basic Principles of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
3) Paper III: Drug Regulations and Bioethics
4) Paper IV: Phases of Clinical Trials and Biostatistics
1) Paper I: Clinical Trial Management – I
2) Paper II: Clinical Trial Management – II
3) Dissertation / Project
Interested candidates can apply online through ICRI website http://www.icriindia.com/ignou/. Details of application procedure can be obtained from the websites of IGNOU and ICRI at www.ignou.ac.in and www.icriindia.com respectively. Last date for the receipt of filled in applications is 10th August 2011.
ICRI Address: Delhi Campus: A-201, Okhla Industrial Area, Phase-I, New Delhi. Phone: 011- 4065 1004. Mobile: 097170 94061 / 63. Dehradun Centre Contact No: 097191 11106.