The Centre for Bioinformatics, Kerala University, has invited applications for admission to its M.Phil. course in bioinformatics. The course is of one-year duration and the entry qualification is a Master's degree in computer science, life sciences, mathematics, engineering, bioinformatics and in allied subjects such as M.Sc., M.Tech., MCA, M.Sc. agriculture and M.Pharm. Website: www.cbi.keralauniversity.edu.
The Regional Vocational Training Institute for Women, Kazhakuttom, Thiruvananthapuram (phone: 0471- 2418391) has invited applications for short-term vocational courses on designing, computerized fashion designing, machine embroidery and MS office. Most of the courses will commence from June 7. Website: www.dget.nic.in.
Amrita School of Pharmacy have invited applications for admission to Doctor of Pharmacy course (six years for Plus Two holders and three years for B.Pharm. degree holders). Last date: June 19. Website: www.amrita.edu (phone: 0484-2858037).
St. Joseph College of Communication, affiliated to MG University, Kottayam, offers degree courses in multimedia, animation and graphic design, MA in cinema and television. Website: www.sjcc.co.in, www.mediavillageindia.com (phone: 0481–2722225).
Lekshmibai National University of Physical Education, Gwalior, have invited applications for admission to various courses including four-year B.PEd. (integrated), M.PEd., M.Phil., Ph.D., postgraduate diplomas in sports coaching, sports management, sports journalism, adventure sports and tourism management and fitness management. Website: www.lnupe.gov.in
Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (a deemed university under Government of India) Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, have invited applications for admission to MA in career counseling, youth empowerment, gender studies, local governance and life skills education. Last date: June 5. Website: www.rgniyd.gov.in. (phone: 044-27162622).
Regional Institute of Education, Mysore, has invited applications for admission to its four-year integrated B.Sc. (education), B.Ed., M.Sc. (education), M.Ed. M.Phil. and international diploma in guidance and counseling. Website: www.riemysore.ac.in. Last date: June 21.
Applications are invited for admission to diploma in education and training in fashion and apparel. The one-year training programme will be conducted at various Apparel Training and Design centres across the country including Thiruvananthapuram. Website: www.aeta.co.in. (phone: 0471-2706922).
Apply before July 15 for U.S. India Foundation Nehru Fellowships of USIEF. Website: www.usief.org. (phone: 044- 28574423)
C-DAC, Hyderabad, has invited applications for a common entrance test to be held on September 13 for admission to its diploma courses in embedded systems designs, system software development and advanced business computing. Last date: July 24. Website: www.cdachyd.in.
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University has invited application for M.Tech. courses in petroleum technology, nuclear engineering and M.Tech. energy systems technology. Last date: June 11. Website: www.pdpu.ac.in.GOPAKUMAR KARAKONAM