Kozhikode: National Institute of Speech & Hearing (NISH), NISH Road, Sreekariyam P. O., Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695017, has invited applications for admission to the 2 year, 4 semesters, Master of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology [MASLP] course for 2017-18, approved by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) and affiliated to the Kerala University.
The programme aims at training students for professional career in Audiology, Speech Therapy and allied fields. The curriculum consists of advanced theory and practical classes in the field of Speech- Language Pathology, Audiology and allied subjects. Students will be provided with advanced training in the assessment, management and rehabilitation of persons with speech, language and hearing disorders such as Aphasia, Learning Disability and other childhood communication disorders resulting from hearing loss, mental retardation, cerebral palsy, autism etc. There is no mandatory internship for the course other than the regular clinical practice and external postings during the course.
Eligibility: Applicant should be an Indian citizen of Kerala origin and should hold a Bachelor degree in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology from any recognized University or any other degree recognized by the RCI and University of Kerala as equivalent thereto, with minimum pass percentage required as per university norms.
Application: Application can be submitted only online at http://admissions.nish.ac.in latest by 3rd August, 2017. Applicants should have an email id and a mobile phone number in which notifications can be received. This should be entered correctly in the application form. No paper notifications through postal mail will be sent to the candidate.
Application fee is Rs. 500/- for the general candidates and Rs. 250/- for SC/ST candidates. This can be paid any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) using a challan form…