Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences Guwahati PhD Admission 2021

SSUHS PhD Admission 2021 – Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences (SSUHS) has invited applications for admission to the PhD Programme in the faculties of Allopathic Medicine/Dentistry/Ayurvedic Medicine/Homoeopathic Medicine/Nursing/Pharmacy/Allied Health Sciences under Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences for the academic session 2021-22

Eligible students can apply through offline

PhD Programme in the Faculties

Allopathic Medicine


Ayurvedic Medicine

Homoeopathic Medicine



Allied Health Sciences

Important Date



Last Date for Submission of Application Forms

15th March 2021

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates seeking admission to the PhD shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7 point scale in the disciplines as mentioned in Clause 1.5.
  • Criteria of 55% marks as above shall not be applicable for those Post Graduate degree holders in whose case grades/marks were not issued by the concerned 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 (non creamy layer)/differently abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of UGC from time to time.
  • Candidates awarded DNB (Diplomate of National Board) are also eligible for pu rsuing the PhD program
  • Candidates with MSc in medical faculty of Anatomy/Physiology/Biochemistry/ Microbiology/Pharmacology from a recognized Institute are also eligible.

Application Procedure

  • Applicants shall have to pay the application fee of Rs.5000/- only through the SBI payment gateway available in the University Website
  • The filled in application form is to be submitted to the Registrar (Academic), Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences, Narakasur Hilltop, Bhangagarh, Guwahati 781032, on or before 15th March 202 1
  • The date of Entrance Examination for the Ph.D. Programme shall be posted at the University website and published in local daily newspaper(s) in due time.

Application Fee

  • Candidates should pay Rs. 5000/- only through the SBI payment gateway.

Scheme of Entrance Test

  • The Entrance Test shall comprise of two parts:

Written Entrance Test

  • Written Entrance Test shall consist of two theory papers, each carrying 4 0 marks and each of 1 ½ one & half) hours duration.
  • Syllabus for the theory paper

Paper I

Research methodology including research design etc., Basic Statistics and Biostatistics.

Paper II

Subject specific to faculty of Master’s Degree standard

  • The theory examination shall be conducted by the University at the notified centre
  • A candidate must secure minimum 50% marks in the theory part of the Entrance Test in both Paper I and Paper II to be eligible for appearing in the Interview/ viva voce

Interview/viva voce

  • Candidates are required to discuss their research interest/area through a presentation before the Departmental Selection Committee of the concerned Department of the concerned College/Institution where Ph.D. work is planned to be carried out


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