The human society is keeping the mental health disorder patients far away. Further the patients are providing separate and alone treatment in the separate hospitals. Truly speaking this kind of treatment is not required in mental health disorder cases and no necessity can be seen to keep such patents away from the general public. The necessary treatment can be provided to them as in the general cases and they can be rehabilitated successfully. Recently this kind of thinking has come in progress and occupied very importance position. Keeping in view of the welfare of the Mental health patients, the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore has commenced the departments of Psychiatric, Neuroscience and became a very big teaching hospital. In this hospital the research will be conducted on several future mental health problems. The human mind working style will be controlled with their Jeans only and the influence of surroundings will lead the major part. The surroundings atmosphere will cause in the development of human mind. On this subject large scale researches are conducting at NIMHANS, Bangalore
The NIMHANS was established during the year 1974. Before this organization during the 19th century the King of Mysore has commenced the mental disorder Ashram. During the year 1925 the name of the ashram has been changed as Mental Health Hospital. In the year 1954 the Government of India has established the National Mental Hospital. In the year 1974 these two organizations have been clubbed and formed as NIMHANS as a autonomous body. On 14th November, 1994 the University Grants Commission has recognized the NIMHNAS as a deemed university. Further the UGC has taken a decision to remove the words of “Deemed” from the name of the institution. As such it has become an independent autonomous University.
In selection of Lessons and in planning of the studies related to different courses this organization can act as independently and freely. This institute will works under guidance of Karnataka Government. The funds are providing for the researches which are conducting by this Institution through the National and International organizations.
This autonomous organization is providing the prestigious courses in the field of mental health and offering the courses of certificate to doctoral courses. The courses such as Bio-physics, bio-statistics, clinical neurosis, mental health and social physiology, epidemiology, Human genetics, Mental health education, Neuro chemistry, Neuro Microbiology, Neuro physiology, Neuro virology, Nursing, Sciatic social work, are made available in this institution. In the sectors of Saco pharmacology, Speech pathology, audiology, the doctoral degrees courses are provided with all kind of facilities and for conducting the research in these sectors.
The admissions of these courses provided by this organization are meant to the 10th class passed candidates to M.B.B.S. passed candidates. As per their individual educational qualifications the courses will be offered. To complete the course of MFL the post graduation is required.
For the course of B.Sc., (Nursing) the Intermediate qualification with science English subjects and with 50% aggregate marks are required. To join in this course the candidate has to attend for the written examination. Generally this examination paper will be very tough. Highest competition is there for the courses related to Psychiatry. For one seat there is a competition with 150 candidates.
If the fees of NIMHANS have been compared with other corporate organizations it can be found that the fees NIMHANS are less and affordable by the students. For PhD courses the minimum tuition fee is Rs. 18,000/- For B.Sc., (Nursing) M.D. courses Rs. 45,000/- to 50.000/-
The candidate who possess the qualification of M.B.B.S. they can work as Residential doctors, and they will be paid with remuneration of Rs. 10,000/- The other candidates have also get the same benefit through the Indian Council of Medical Research organization in the shape of stiffened.
At present there is shortage in the sectors of Psychology and Psychiatry. In the M.B.B.S. Lessons the syllabus related to this sector is not shown as importance. In Physiology the study on mind is not made so much importance. Hence NIMHANS organization is concentrating on the cases related to mental health, the clinical management and on specialization on these branches. If necessary the methods of Yoga and Ayurvedic treatment procedures are adopting in the treatment of mental health cases. In cases of the mental health control, the researchers and the students are providing several opportunities to study such cases.
In this organization the students may felt the freedom of education. They will be provided with several research chances. The highest facilities, are provided to the students to work in the good atmospheric conditions. The mode of education with clear-cut planning and programmes are useful for the development of the students quality of work. The doubts can be clarified immediately by the teachers. For development of studies to clear the doubts is an important factor. The education classes will be run in the style of residential education. In the National Neurosciences information sectors the prestigious library provision is made available to the students. For students recreation the highly sophisticated sports facilities are made available by the NIMHANS.
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Mental health and Neuro sciences sectors this institution is a prestigious organization.
Address: Present director/vice-chancellor.
Hosur road. Bangalore -0 560039
Phone Numbers : 080 -26995001/02
Official website: www. nimhans.kar.nic.in
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