Kerala University of Health Sciences is a medical university located in the city of Thrissur, Kerala and shares the campus of Government Medical College, Thrissur. It was established by the 'Kerala University of Health Sciences Act 2010'. It was set up in an attempt to ensure proper and systematic instruction, teaching, training and research in Modern Medicine, Homoeopathy and Indian Systems of Medicine including Ayurveda, Siddha, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani and other allied sciences and also to have uniformity in the various academic programs in medical and allied subjects in the State of Kerala. The University has a total 249 professional colleges affiliated to it.
The university offers various courses in disparate fields of Health and Medical Sciences, from nursing to Ph.D. It also supports interdisciplinary studies in order to produce experts in various fields of medical sciences.
The university offers 2 M.Phil. Programs and subjects for Ph.D. programs can be chosen from any department at KUHS. The admission to the programs are based on candidate’s performance in the entrance test and interview conducted by the university.
Application Process Starts From: First working day of Every January and July of the year
Application Process Ends On: Last working day of January and July of the year.
| M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,|
M.Phil/Ph.D in Pharmacy
The eligibility criteria for M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programs offered at KUHS has been explained below:
Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.):
Psychiatric Social Work:
Selection of candidates to the M.Phil./Ph.D. program will be based on previous academic record of the candidate, and also on one’s performance in the entrance test conducted by the university. Final selection to the program will be based on an interview conducted by university at a later stage.
Entrance Test Pattern and other details:
All candidates seeking admission to the Ph. D. Program shall be required to present themselves for an interview with the Admission Committee, at which the academic record of the candidate, the research proposal made by him/her in the application, long-term plan of academic work to be undertaken by the candidate and other related matters may be discussed.
The committee shall satisfy itself that the candidate possesses the competence to carry out the proposed research and that the research work can be undertaken and uninterruptedly pursued in the University/Research Centre.
Following students will exempted from appearing for the entrance test:
The application procedure for M.Phil./Ph.D. courses offered by KUHS has been explained below:
For General Candidates: Rs. 2000/-
For SC/ST candidates: Rs. 1000/-
Remitted in form of Challan in the A/c Number: 31340212316 - KUHS Students Registration Fund Account, of SBI, KUHAS, Branch.
IFSC Code: SBIN0014682.
Reservation of seats at KUHS will at par with predefined norms set by Government of Tamil Nadu and Ministry of Human Resource Development, GOI.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College