Value Added Courses

Title: Self, Body and Consciousness(SBAC)


Date: 10/01/2024

With reference to the advertisement published for the Value Added Certificate Course on Self, Body and Consciousness (SBAC) dated 10th July 2023, the duration of the completion of the course is extended till 15th February 2024. The course will be completed tentatively by 15th February 2024.

Dr. Manoj Kumar Panda
Course coordinator

Enrollment Notice


Date: 21/08/2023

With reference to the advertisement published for the Value Added Certificate Course on Self, Body and Consciousness (SBAC) dated 10th July 2023, the date of class commencement of the course will be from 2 nd September, 2023 to 31 st December 2023.

Dr. Manoj Kumar Panda
Course coordinator

Advertisement Notice

Advertisement Date: 10/07/2023

Notice for Short Listed Participants

Course type: Certificate Course

Commencement Date and Time: 10 th August – 30 th November 2023

(Date and Time may be subjected to change)

Duration: 10 th August, 2023-30 th November, 2023

Course Fees: 7200/-

(Mode of payment would be intimated subsequently to the selected participants)

Mode of Course: Online

Eligibility: Under Graduation and Above

Course Coordinator: Dr. Manoj Kumar Panda

Email id:

Course Objective: Understanding a subject and her experience has been one of the key concerns of various disciplines. The objective of this course is to engage deeply with the questions “Who am I?” and “Who are we?” from various philosophical and neuro-scientific perspectives. Self, Body and consciousness though appear to be notions different from each other, a complete account of one of these notions cannot be developed without taking into account the other notions. This course will introduce and critically engage with various philosophical and neurobiological theories of self in relation to consciousness and embodiment.


  • Introducing fundamental questions concerning the relationship between self, body and consciousness
  • Various theories of self: Transcendental, Egological, Phenomenological and Narrative Accounts
  • Self as embodied subject, Theories of embodiment in relation to consciousness and self, Bodily self-awareness
  • Neurobiological Accounts of self and consciousness, Virtual self

Invited Recourse persons:


General Note

Kindly fill the form with correct information within 10-07-2023 to 04-08-2023 midnight, IST.

Once the form is submitted you are not subjected to any further change.

The selection is done on first come and first serve basis, availability of resources and submission of valid application.

Selected participants will be informed about the payment method subsequently via respective email id along with their Application Number. On successful submission of Course fees, participants will be notified about their Enrollment Number and commencement details of the course.

Your fees will not be refunded once enrolled.

Classes will be held online.

The application link is below:

Dr. Manoj Kumar Panda
Course coordinator

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