MGM Institute of Health Sciences (Deemed to be University), Navi Mumbai announces Admission to PhD Program 2024, Apply now


MGMIHS PhD Admission 2024 – MGM Institute of Health Sciences (Deemed to be University), Navi Mumbai invites application for admission to PhD Program for the academic Session 2024-25. MGM Institute of Health Sciences was established in 1982 by the Mahatma Gandhi Mission Trust. It is a deemed university which is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The institute is accredited by the NAAC ‘A’ grade and affiliated with the Medical Council of India. Mahatma Gandhi Mission Institute of Health Science offers undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and fellowship programmes across various streams.



MGMIHS PhD Admission 2024



PhD Program Offered

  1. Medical Anatomy
  2. Medical Physiology
  3. Medical Biochemistry
  4. Medical Microbiology
  5. Medical Pharmacology
  6. Pathology
  7. Community Medicine
  8. General Medicine
  9. Respiratory Medicine
  10. Anesthesiology
  11. Pediatrics
  12. Dermatology
  13. Radiology
  14. Ophthalmology
  15. Obstetrics and Gynecology
  16. Orthopedic
  17. ENT
  18. Psychiatry
  19. Surgery 
  20. Plastic Surgery
  21. Urology
  22. Nephrology
  23. Medical Biotechnology
  24. Medical Genetics
  25. Molecular Biology
  26. Health Profession Education
  27. Biostatistics
  28. Physiotherapy
  29. Hospital Administration
  30. Optometry
  31. Clinical Nutrition
  32. Nursing


Important Dates

  • Last date for the receipt of completed application forms: 05th July 2024
  • Entrance Examination: 14th July 2024
  • Viva-Voce examination: Exact dates will be declared later on the official website
  • Result declaration along with Guide allocation : August 2024
  • Commencement of PhD Course Work : 01st September 2024


Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Essential Qualification for Admission:

  • Medical Anatomy : MS/MD/M. Sc. in Medical Anatomy
  • Medical Physiology : MD/M. Sc. in Medical Physiology
  • Medical Biochemistry : MD/M. Sc. in Medical Biochemistry/Biotechnology
  • Medical Microbiology: MD/ M. Sc. in Medical Microbiology/Biotechnology or
  • Parasitology, MD in Immunology, Virology or Parasitology
  • Medical Pharmacology : MD/M. Sc. in Medical Pharmacology/ Pharmaceutical Medicine/ M. Pharma
  • All Clinical subjects : MD/MS in respective subjects
  • Super specialty subject : Mch/DM in respective subjects
  • Medical Biotechnology : MD in Microbiology, Pathology or Biochemistry/ M. Sc. in
  • Biotechnology/ M. Sc. in Medical Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry or Molecular Biology/ M.Sc. Life Sciences
  • Medical Genetics : M.Sc. in Medical Genetics/ M.Sc. in Medical Biotechnology/ M.Sc. in Life Sciences
  • Molecular Biology : M.Sc. in Molecular Biology/ M.Sc. in Medical Biotechnology/ M.Sc. in Microbiology/ M.Sc. in Life Sciences
  • Health Profession Education : PG degree holder in any Health Sciences programs.
  • Biostatistics : M. Sc. in Statistics/M.Sc. in Biostatistics
  • Physiotherapy : Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)
  • Hospital Administration : Masters in Healthcare / MBA in any non-medical specialty with five years of experience working at managerial level in a Healthcare Industry / Any PG degree in Health Sciences.
  • Optometry : M.Sc. in Optometry
  • Clinical Nutrition : M. Sc. in Clinical Nutrition
  • Nursing : M.Sc. in Nursing


  • Please note that the candidates with M. Sc. Degree (Non- Medical / Allied) are eligible for admission in related Ph.D. (Medical Subject) programs at MGMIHS. However, as per MCI/NMC norms only those candidates who have M.Sc. degree in Medical Subject are eligible for faculty position in Medical Colleges after acquiring PhD.
  • MGM CET 2024 Score is valid for one year. Therefore, willing candidates may be admitted later in the year as and when a guide is available for a particular specialty.
  • MGMIHS will accept UGC NET scores for AY 2024-25 in life science subjects (From sr. No 23 to 25 & 31) and candidate would be exempted from appearing in MGM CET for PhD Program of MGMIHS.

Other Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum 55% marks or B+ Grade at master level Degree Programme from recognized Institute / University. A relaxation of 5% of marks from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC.
  • Candidates appearing in the final year examination of master (PG) degree are also eligible to apply and appear in the Common Entrance Test. However, their enrolment in PhD program will be subject to the completion of all the requisite requirements. The results of the Common Entrance Test of such candidates will be announced only after verification of marks at the PG level examinations.


Application Process

  • Online application form, PhD Guidelines and other details are available on our website


Selection Procedure

  • Selection will be based on Entrance Test and Interview.



For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website


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