Doctorate in Biomedical Science Program

Doctorate in Biomedical Science Program


Pursuing a Ph.D in Biomedical Science is an advanced academic and research program designed for individuals who want to delve deeply into the interdisciplinary field of biomedical research.

A Ph.D in Biomedical Science is a research-focused program. Candidates undertake original research to contribute new knowledge to the medical field. The research topic is typically chosen in collaboration with a supervisor or research advisor.

The core of a Ph.D program is the dissertation or thesis. This is an in-depth, original research project that makes a significant contribution to the field of medicine. The candidate is expected to defend their research findings in front of a panel of experts.

Ph.D candidates in Biomedical Science may specialize in specific areas such as molecular biology, genetics, immunology, pharmacology, neuroscience, or other specialized fields. The choice of specialization depends on the candidate's interests and the research focus of the program.

Ph.D graduates in Biomedical Science often pursue careers in academia, research institutions, pharmaceutical companies, healthcare organizations, or government agencies. They may work as researchers, professors, principal investigators, or in leadership roles in biomedical research and development.


3 Years Extendable upto max 6 Years

Eligibility Criteria

  • Passed with 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent in a post graduate degree in Biomedical, Bioscience, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Animal Science, Veterinary Science, Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, allied health sciences and any related life sciences programs awarded by a recognized college / University considered equivalent by Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University are eligible for enrolment for Ph.D course in concerned discipline only.
  • A relaxation of 5% marks (from 55% to 50%) or an equivalent relaxation of grade, shall be allowed for those belonging to SC / ST / OBC (non-creamy layer) / differently abled and other categories of candidates.

Admission Process

  • Apply Online
  • Based on University Entrance Test and Viva-voce.
  • Provisional Admission order to shortlisted candidates.
  • Reporting to the institute for admission formalities.

Specializations Offered