Doctorate in Medicine

Doctorate in Medicine


Pursuing a Ph.D in Medicine is an advanced academic and research endeavor that allows individuals to make significant contributions to medical knowledge.

A Ph.D in Medicine 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 centerpiece 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 graduates in Medicine often pursue careers in academia, research institutions, pharmaceutical companies, healthcare policy, or government agencies. They may work as researchers, professors, principal investigators, or in leadership roles in medical research and development.

Some Ph.D graduates may choose to continue their academic journey by pursuing postdoctoral research or additional specialized training.


3 Years Extendable upto max 6 Years

Eligibility Criteria

  • Passed with 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in MD / MS / Medical Post Graduate Diploma / M.Sc in Medical subjects 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