Yenepoya University PhD Program 2023


Yenepoya University announces Admission to PhD Program 2023 (January Session)

Yenepoya University PhD Admission 2023 – Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) invites applications in the prescribed format from the eligible candidates for admission to PhD Program for the January 2023 Session.

Yenepoya University PhD Admission 2023


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

  • Call for the Applications : 16th August 2022
  • Last date for submission of applications : 15th October 2022
  • Entrance Examination : 30th November 2022
  • Announcing result of Entrance Examination : 07th December 2022
  • Interview (Preliminary) : 12th December 2022
  • Final Ph.D. Admission Committee Interview : 20th December 2022 (Tentative dates)
  • Course work reporting date : 20th January 2023
  • Orientation Day : 21st January 2023
  • Course work start : 23rd January 2023 


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.
  • 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.
  • Pharmacy: Candidates with M.Pharm, Pharm-D and Pharm – D (PB) degree awarded by a College/University recognized by AICTE/PCI/RGUHS or a P.G. Degrees in Pharmacy are eligible for enrollment for Ph.D courses in Pharmacy of this University.
  • 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

    • Application for admission for the Ph.D. program is made in the prescribed forms, which is made available at the office of the Registrar /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 by15th October 2022.
  • Envelope containing the completed application should be superscribed as “Application for PhD Programme – January 2023 batch”.


Admission Procedure

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

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