Yenepoya University PhD Admission 2024


Yenepoya University announces Admission to PhD Program 2024 (January Session), Apply now


Yenepoya University PhD Admission 2024 – Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) invites applications in the prescribed format from the eligible candidates for admission to PhD Program for the January 2024 Session.


Yenepoya University PhD Admission 2024


PhD Disciplines

  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Allied and Health Care Professions
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Commerce and Management
  • Faculty of Ayurveda
  • Faculty of Homoeopathy


Important Dates

  • Last date for submission of applications- 30.09.2023
  • Entrance examination- 20.11.2023
  • Announcing result of entrance examination- 01.12.2023
  • Interview (Preliminary)- 05.12.2023
  • Final Ph.D. Admission Committee Interview- 18.12.2023 (Tentative dates)
  • Course work reporting date- 18.01.2024
  • Orientation Day- 20.01.2024
  • Course work start- 22.01.2024 


Eligibility Criteria

    • Medical and Dental: Candidates with M.D. or M.S.,or Medical P.G. Diploma, M.D.S., or M.Sc. in medical subjects, including MSc in Oncology & MSc in Human Genetics are eligible for enrollment for Ph.D courses.
  • Pharmacy: Candidates with M.Pharm, Pharm D and Pharm- D (PB) degree awarded by a College/University recongnized by AICTE/PCI/RGUHS or a P.G. degree in Pharmacy are eligible for enrollment for Ph.D. course in Pharmacy of this University.
  • Physiotherapy: Candidates with a PG degree in Physiotherapy, i.e., MPT degree or a Master’s degree considered as equivalent by Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) are eligible for enrollment to Ph.D course in Physiotherapy.
  • Ayurveda: Candidates with Ayurveda Vachaspathi (M.D (Ayu) /MS (Ayu) in Ayurveda in all the specialties or an equivalent P.G. qualifications awarded by any other College/University recognized by CCIM are eligible for enrollment for Ph.D courses in Ayurveda of this University.
  • Homeopathy: Candidates with M.D. in Homoeopathy degree or an equivalent P.G. qualifications awarded by a College/ University recognized by CCH are eligible for enrollment for Ph.D course in Homoeopathy of this University.
  • Nursing: Candidates with M.Sc/M.Phil in Nursing degree or a P.G. Degree in Nursing considered as equivalent by Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) awarded by a College/University recognized by INC.
  • Arts, Science, Commerce, Management: MA (Master of Arts), M.Sc. (Master of Science), M.Com (Master of Commerce), MBA (after BA/B.Sc/B.Com), PG Diploma in Management of 2-year duration (after BA/B.Sc/B.Com)
  • Marks/ Grade : Candidates for admission to the Ph.D. Programme with a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 5% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7- point scale are eligible to apply for Ph.D.
  • 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 the UGC.


Application Process

    • Applications shall be submitted in the prescribed format, which can be downloaded from the university website 
  • Link for online application:
  • Application Form complete in all respects together with registration fee of Rs. 3500/- (non-refundable) so as to reach the university latest by 4.00 pm on 30th Sep. 2023.
  • Envelope containing the completed application should be superscribed as “Application for PhD Programme – January 2024 batch”.


Admission Procedure

  • Admission to Yenepoya University PhD Program is a two stage process
  • Entrance Test
  • Interview


Exam Pattern

  • Type of Questions : Questions with multiple choice answers.
  • Number of questions : 60
  • Total Marks : 60
  • Research Methodology : 30
  • Subject specific : 30 


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


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