The Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs) in Thiruvananthapuram, Pune, Mohali, Bhopal and Kolkata have issued the admission notification for their B.S.-M.S. dual degree for 2014. For eligibility criteria, admission procedure and other details, visit www.iiser-admissions.in

Amrita School of Medicine and Dentistry has invited applications for admission to its MBBS and BDS courses. Selection is based on an all-India level entrance examination to be held on May 18. Those who have passed higher secondary or equivalent examination in the first attempt with at least 60 per cent marks in aggregate for Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and 60 per cent marks in English can apply. Those appearing for the qualifying examination in 2014 are also eligible. Register online at www.aims.amrita.edu. Last date is April 21.

Chennai Mathematical Institute has invited applications for admission to its B.Sc. (Hons) in Mathematics and Computer Science; Mathematics and Physics; M.Sc. Mathematics, Computer Science, and Applications of Mathematics; and Ph.D. in Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics programmes. Apply online at www.cmi.ac.in/admissions. Last date April 5.

The Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, has invited applications for admission to its postgraduate (MDS, MHA, MPH, M.Sc. MLT, M.Sc.) and post-doctoral (DM/M.Ch.) courses for 2014. Last date: April 4. www.pgimer.edu.in

National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi, has invited applications for admission to its diploma courses in Hospital Management; Health and Family Welfare Management; and Health Promotion offered in the distance learning mode. Duration one year. Apply now. www.nihfw.org.

Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, has invited applications for admission to its various undergraduate and postgraduates courses for 2014-15 academic year. Visit university’s entrance test portal www.bhuonline.in. Apply online before March 25. www.bhu.ac.in.

AIIMS has invited online applications for admission to its PG (MD/MS/MCh 6 years)/MDS/MHA and post doctoral (DM/MCh) courses and Ph.D. programmes. Apply at www.aiimsexams.org. Last date is March 31.

Online applications are invited for 10-week certificate courses in programming, data structures and algorithms, from college students under the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning, a joint initiative of the IITs and IISc. Register online before March 17. www.nptel.ac.in.

GOPAKUMAR KARAKONAM