The Indian Law Society, Pune, India and the VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands – as partner institutions are jointly inviting applications for admission to the Ph.D. programme in Human Rights, Law, and Policy: Health (Including Mental Health) of the VU University, Amsterdam from Indian students (i.e. a student who is a citizen of India and resides in India at the time of application) who have completed a Master’s degree in the disciplines of either Health or Law or Social Sciences from a recognized university.

The Regulations for the Ph.D. and application form are available at

Applications may be submitted up until midnight on the 30th May 2013

Shortlisted students will be called for a personal interview in the second week of June 2013 at Indian Law Society, Pune. The exact date and timing will be communicated later. Students called for the interview will have to bear the travel costs on their own.

Honorary Secretary,
Indian Law Society,