MUHS offers several specializations across undergraduate courses such as MBBS and BDS, postgraduate courses such as M.Sc, MDS, MD and MDS, and superspeciality courses like DM and M.Ch. It also provides courses in Nursing, diplomas, and courses in alternative medicine such as homeopathy, ayurveda and unani medicine. Fellowship, M.Phil and PhD courses are also available. The application mode is online. Application forms for diploma courses are available in July.
Maharashtra University of Health Sciences was established in 1998 in Nashik. It is a state university that has been approved by the UGC and the MHRD.
|Name of Institute||Maharashtra University of Health Sciences|
|Institute Type||State University|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit-based|
|Entrance Exam||MBBS, BDS: NEET UG;|
MD and MS: NEET PG;
MDS: NEET MDS;
DM and M.Ch: NEET SS;
M.Sc, MPH: MUHS CET
|Course||Total Fees/ year||Eligibility|
|Fellowship||₹1 Lakh||Post Graduation|
M.Phil/Ph.D in Medicine,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Paramedical,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Dental,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
|NEET UG Registration||02 Dec, 2019 - 31 May, 2020||-|
|NEET PG Registration||01 Nov, 2019 - 24 Jul, 2020||-|
|NEET PG Exam||05 Jan, 2020||-|
|MUHS CET Registration||30 Jun - 21 Jul, 2020||-|
|MUHS CET Exam||29 Jul, 2020||-|
|Diploma Registration||03 Jul - 24 Jul, 2020||-|
|PhD in Preventive Cardiology and Yoga registration deadline||30 Jun, 2020||Apply|
The university offers the MBBS and BDS courses as part of its undergraduate programme. The course has a duration of four years and six months. In addition to that, students have to undertake an internship for a year.
|Duration||4 years 6 months (and 1 year’s internship)|
|Eligibility criteria||10+2 with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Biotechnology|
|Entrance Exam||NEET UG|
To be admitted to the MBBS or BDS course, candidates have to clear the NEET UG. To apply, follow these steps:
The institute offers a number of courses in alternative medicine such as Ayurveda, Unani and Homeopathy.
|Course||Eligibility criteria||Selection criteria|
|Bachelor of Homeopathy Medicine and Surgery (BHMS)||10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English with 50% marks||NEET UG|
|Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)|
|Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (BUMS)|
|Courses||Specializations||Eligibility criteria||Selection criteria|
|B.Sc (Optometry)||-||10+2 with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology||Merit-based|
|B.Sc (Paramedical Technology)||Anaesthesia|
Forensic Medical Science
|B.Sc Nursing||-||General Nursing and Midwifery from a recognized institute||NEET UG|
|B.Sc Nursing (Post-Basic)|
|Bachelor of Physiotherapy||10+2 with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology|
|Bachelor of Occupational Therapy|
|Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Therapy|
|Bachelor of Prosthetics|
The institute offers 23 branches under the MD course and five under the MS course. The duration of both the courses is three years.
|Specializations||MD: 23; MS: 5|
|Entrance Exam||NEET PG|
Top specializations (MD)
The university offers 19 other specializations in the MD course.
Top specializations (MS)
|General Surgery||Obstetrics and Gynaecology||Ophthalmology||Orthopaedics||Otorhinolaryngology|
To apply for MD or MS, candidates have to take the NEET PG. To apply, follow these steps:
MUHS invites applications for 13 specializations under the MDS course. The course is three years long.
|Entrance Exam||NEET MDS|
|Oral Pathology and Microbiology||Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics||Paediatric Dentistry||Periodontology|
The university offers nine other specializations under MDS.
For admission to MDS, candidates have to take the NEET MDS. To apply, they have to follow these steps:
The university offers postgraduate diplomas on a number of subjects. The duration of these courses is six months.
|Eligibility criteria||Graduate degree in the relevant field|
|Selection criteria||NEET PG|
|Hospital Management||Medical Laboratory Technology||Clinical Pathology||Anaesthesiology|
MUHS offers Master’s degrees in homeopathy, ayurveda and unani.
|Courses||Specializations||Eligibility criteria||Selection criteria|
|MD Homeopathy||International Post Graduate in Homeopathy|
Practice of Medicine
Repertory and Case Taking
|MD/MS Unani||Ilmul Saidla Ilmul Advia Kulliyat-e-tib Moalijat Tahaffuzi-Wa-Samaji|
Hifzan-e-sehat Ilmul Jarahat Ilmul Qabalat Wa Amraze Niswan
|MD/MS Ayurveda||Agad tantra avum vidhi vaidyaka|
Chhaya avum vikiran vigyan
Dravya guna vigyana
Bala Roga Kayachikitsa
Kriya Sharir Mano Vigyan avum manas roga
Panchkarma Rachana sharir
Rasashastra and Bhaishajya
Kalpana Rognidan Avum Vikruti Vigyan Samhita and Siddhant Sangyaharana Swastha
Vritta Yoga Asthi Sandhi and Marmagat Roga Prasuti Tantra and Stri Roga Shalakya Danta avum Mukha Roga Shalakya Nasa-Karna avum Kantha Roga Shalakya- Netra Roga Shalakya Tantra Shalya Samanya Shalya Tantra- Kshar Karma avum Anushastra Karma Shalya
MUHS offers postgraduate courses in M.Sc, M.Sc Nursing, MHPE, MPHN, physiotherapy and occupational therapy.
|Courses||Specializations||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|B.Sc degree in the relevant field||MUHS CET|
|Master of Health Professions Education||-|
|Master of Public Health Nutrition||-|
|M.Sc Nursing||Advanced Nursing|
Nursing Medical Surgical Nursing
Critical Care/Cardiovascular and thoracic nursing
HIV/AIDS Nephrology Oncology
Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing
Orthopaedic Nursing Nursing
Research and Statistics
Philosophy and Guidelines
Cardiovascular and Respiratory
|MOTh||Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences|
Community Medical Sciences
Mental Health Sciences
|Master of Audiology Speech and Language Pathology||-|
The institute offers 12 specializations under the DM course and seven specializations under the M.Ch course. Both the courses are three years long.
|Specializations||DM: 12; M.Ch: 7|
|Entrance Examination||NEET SS|
Top specializations DM
|Paediatric Haematology-Oncology||Cardiac Anaesthesia||Cardiology||Clinical Haematology|
The institute offers eight other specializations in this field.
Top specializations M.Ch
|Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery||Neurosurgery||Paediatric Surgery||Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery|
The university offers three other specializations under M.Ch.
Candidates who wish to study for DM or M.Ch have to clear the NEET SS. To apply, follow these steps:
The university invites applications for over 200 branches under the post-doctoral fellowship course. The course is one year long. For admission, candidates should have cleared postgraduation in medicine (this includes MD, MS, DM, M.Ch degrees, and so on). Selection is merit-based.
|Eligibility criteria||Postgraduation in medicine|
|Basic Training Programme in Clinical Research||Adolescent Medicine||Advance and Difficult Airway Management||Advanced Clinical Research|
The university offers a M.Phil course on Psychiatric Social Work. To be eligible, candidates should have a postgraduate degree in medicine. Selection is merit-based.
|Specialization||Psychiatric Social Work|
|Eligibility criteria||Postgraduate degree in medicine|
The university invites applications for 121 specializations under the PhD course. To be eligible, candidates need to have a postgraduate degree in the relevant field. For selection, candidates have to take the MUHS PET.
|Eligibility criteria||Postgraduate degree in the relevant field|
|Selection criteria||MUHS PET|
|Allergy and Infectious Diseases||Anaesthesiology||Anatomy||Applied Medical Biology|
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