FAQ (Academic Programmes)


1) What is the general phone number and mailing address of NISH?

Phone number: 0471-3066666 / 2596919 / 2596920 (Front office)
Mailing Address: National Institute of Speech & Hearing (NISH)
NISH Road, Sreekariyam P.O., Thiruvananthapuram -695017 Kerala, India

2) What is the contact number for admission enquiries?

Phone number for admission enquiries: 0471-3066635 / 0471-2596919

3) Are there any hostel facilities available?

No, NISH does not provide any hostel facility.

4) Fee details of each programme

BASLP (Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology)

Fee Item General seat Second Merit seat
Tuition Fee र 42,500 per year र 81,750 per year
Special Fee (laboratory, library etc.) As per prospectus As per prospectus
Caution deposit (refundable) र 10,000 र 10,000

MASLP ( Master of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology)

Fee Item General seat Second Merit seat
Tuition Fee र 1,09,000 per year र 2,18,000 per year
Caution Deposit र 15,000/- र 15,000/-

DECSE(HI)

Fee Item General seat
Tuition Fee र 13,500 (payable at the time of admission)
Special Fee र 5,000 (payable at the time of admission)
Caution deposit (refundable) र 1500 (payable at the time of admission)
Examination Fee As specified by RCI

Degree (HI)

Fee Item Seat
Tuition Fee र 6,000 per semester
Caution deposit र 2,000 (payment on admission)(refundable after programme completion)

DISLI (Diploma in Indian Sign Language and Interpretation)

Fee Item Seat
Tuition Fee र 10,000
Caution deposit र 5,000 (payment on admission)(refundable after programme completion)
Educational Tour र 2000 *(Likely to change)
Library र 1000
Examination Fee As specified by RCI
Total fee at the time of admission र 18000

5) Programme duration?

BASLP - 4 years (3 yrs. classroom education and 1 yr. compulsory internship)
MASLP - 2 years
DECSE(HI) - 1 Year
DISLI - 1 Year
BSc (Computer Science)(HI)- 4 yrs
Bachelor of Fine Arts (HI)- 5 yrs
BCom(HI)- 4 yrs

6) Mode of applying?

Please visit http://admissions.nish.ac.in

7) Admission procedure?

Please visit http://admissions.nish.ac.in

8) Seat divisions?

Degree (HI)- 90 seats

BASLP - 28 seats 50% of the seats are merit seats and remaining are Second Merit seats.

MASLP - 10 seats 50% of the seats are merit seats and remaining are Second Merit seats.

DECSE(HI) - 25 seats

DISLI - 15 seats

Reservation for SC/ST shall be as per University / RCI norms.

9) Portions for DACE?

6th and 7th Standard English and Mathematics as well as Logical Ability.

10) How far is NISH from Trivandrum Central??

NH 66 - 10.6 kms.
Kaithamukku Petta Rd and NH 66 Bypass - 10.3 kms.

11) Should the internship certificate be produced at the time of admission for MASLP?

Yes, it has to be produced at the time of admission.

12) Who issues the certificate for the DECSE(HI) and DISLI?

RCI

13) Is there any scholarship available at NISH?

It is not available at the initial stage. The scholarship is based on the academic performance of the student in each semester.

14) Are there any sports facilities available at NISH?

Facilities for Badminton, Caroms, Chess, Table Tennis and basketball are available. Volley ball court, indoor cricket court and gym and fitness centre are getting ready.