Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), Thiruvananthapuram announces Admission to PhD Program in the Division of Cancer Research for Session 2023, Apply now


RCC Trivandrum PhD Admission 2023 – Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), Thiruvananthapuram has invited applications for admission to the Full-Time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program offered by the Division of Cancer Research, RCC is currently recognized by University of Kerala, Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS) and Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE). for the academic session 2023.


RCC Trivandrum PhD Admission 2023


Important Dates

  • Application Process: Ongoing
  • Last Date to Apply: 27th March, 2023


Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should possess a first class (not less than 60% in aggregate) Master’s degree in Life Sciences/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology.
  • Applicants must have cleared the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) examination conducted by UGC/ CSIR/ INSPIRE/ICMR/ KSCSTE/AYUSH/DBT or other recognized funding agencies. The candidates who have cleared National Eligibility Test (NET) and with a valid GATE score are also eligible to apply


Application Process

  • Application can be submitted in the prescribed application form attached to the Notification available at
  • Copies of all relevant documents should also be attached along with the application. Application fee of Rs. 250/- should be sent along with the application as Demand Draft in favor of the “Director, Regional Cancer Centre”, payable at Thiruvananthapuram. The filled in application form along with supporting documents and demand draft should be sent to the following address on or before February 27, 2023.
  • The Additional Director (Academic) Academic Cell, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College Post Thiruvananthapuram – 695011


Selection Process

  • Selection will be based on performance in the written test followed by Interview. 


Fee Structure

  • The candidates are required to remit the institutional research fee of Rs. 25,000/- per year for the entire period of five years and Rs. 10,000/- for each additional year. 


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