M.Phil/Phd Fellowship in Regenerative Medicine and Translation Sciences: 2015
The above M.Phil/PhD and fellowship program is conducted by the Department of Regenerative Medicine and Translational Science, School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata, West Bengal, India under the West Bengal University of Health Sciences. This Department is the first of its kind in India and possibly first or second clinical course in the world which operates with a view to propagate basic and translational research in Stem Cell science to further the emerging field of healing through cell therapy and its clinical applications. The course feature opportunities for workshops and hands on training in various centers of excellence in the country in core and allied fields of basic and translational aspects of modern medicine
The course objectives are:
1. To spread knowledge about this newly emerging field of modem medicine and cell therapy as this holds immense potentialities for future clinical and experimental therapies.
2. To explain the principles and clinical applications of stem cell therapy for regenerative purposes.
3. To promote theoretical and practical knowledge on the subject.
4. To teach stem cell biology and the application of technologies therein.
5. To develop research and analytical skills.
6. To promote independent/group original research and project work.
Fellowship Eligibility criteria:
No. of seats: 100 (One hundred only)
Duration of Course: 1 year eventually leading to M.Phil/PhD
M.Phil/PhD eligibility criteria:
No. of seats: 30 (Thirty only)
Duration of Course: 2 years eventually leading to a PhD
Educational qualifications (both M.Phil/PhD and Fellowship): MBBS (for Doctors), MD, BDS, MDS, M.Sc in any branch of Life Science/M Tech Biotechnology/BDS/B.VSc or equivalent degree and background; Students with Clinical Embryology and other paramedical courses and a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate, are also eligible.
THE WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Prof. Niranjan Bhattacharya, DSc, MD, MS FACS, Head of the Department, Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine (STM), Kolkata and Prof. Dr. Subhas Mukherjee, Chair Professor, Deptt. of Regenerative Medicine and Translational Science, Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata on behalf of institute invites applications from the intending candidates for admission in the academic session 2015 for following courses:
1. M.Phil / Ph.D in Regenerative Medicine and Translational Sciences
2. Fellowship in Regenerative Medicine and Translational Sciences (FRMTS)
Interested candidates may like to see the notice in respect of (i) Background and rationale of the course, (ii) its objective, teaching – learning methods, (iii) Method of selection, (iv) Course structure, (v) eligibility criteria, (vi) number of seats, (vii) course fees etc. for both the courses.
For details, candidates may contact any of the following officials through email or telephone:
S.N. Official designation Email Mobile no.
Intending candidates who are eligible as per the qualifications stated in the literature may apply within 23/11/2015 by person and 24/11/2015 by speed post along with a demand draft, personal details,a recent photograph, registration number (wherever applicable), copies of final year marks card (for MBBS/BDS 3rd-Part II and 4th year) and certificates.
Interested candidates can also visit the Department of Regenerative Medicine and West Bengal University of Health Sciences website for further detailed information pertaining to admission.