PhD Programme Admissions January 2019 | AIIMS Bhopal: AIIMS Bhopal is one of the seven AIIMS apex healthcare institutes being established by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna(PMSSY). With the aim of correcting regional imbalances in quality tertiary level healthcare in the country, and attaining self-sufficiency in graduate and postgraduate medical education and training the PMSSY planned to set up 6 new AIIMS like institutions in underserved areas of the country.

PhD Programme Admissions January 2019 | AIIMS Bhopal

AIIMS Bhopal PhD Programme Admissions January 2019

AIIMS Bhopal PhD Programme Admissions January 2019

AIIMS Bhopal PhD Programme Admissions January 2019

General Eligibility:

Qualification for Ph. D course– Non-Sponsored

A candidate seeking admission to the course of study Resulting in the award of a Degree of Doctor of Philosophy must possess a Minumum of One of the following qualifications:

Non-Medical — For nonmedical applicants, eligibility will be Master’s Degree (two years course) given by Indian Universities or equivalent in the subject according to the requirement of this project. Candidates holding M.Sc. (Aside from M.Sc. Nursing) M.Tech. Degree & BAMS is going to be eligible for the Non-Medical Qualification Category.

Candidate possessing a Masters Degree through distant learning course shall not be eligible

Candidate having eligibility under non-medical category should possess at least 55% marks in the last eligibility exam qualified.

Desired qualifications. The non-medical candidates must possess preferably qualified in any one of the following national entry tests in the past 2 years:

  • Joint CSIR-UGC NET for JRF
  • ICMR – JRF
  • DBT – JRF
  • DBT – SRF
  • NBHM screening test
  • Graduate aptitude test (GATE)
  • INSPIRE fellowship
  • UGC – JRF
  • UGC – SRF
  • CSIR – JRF
  • CSIR – SRF
  • DST – JRF
  • DST – SRF


  • Candidates who have qualified in preceding said examinations leading to the award of fellowships will receive special weightage in the entrance examination as detailed in the method of selection part of guidelines.
  • Candidates working under Central Govt. /Semi Govt. /Autonomous organization must submit their applications through a proper channel i.e. employer. They’ll be asked to submit a’No Objection Certificate” from their employer before they’re permitted to join the PhD.. Course.
  • The candidates that are likely to complete the requisite eligibility and degree by 30th January 2018 can also apply. However, the candidates that are finishing their requisite qualification after 30th January 2018 aren’t qualified to take up this examination.

Duration of the Course

(I) The duration of the course shall be the time period from registration to submission of thesis. The minimum period of registration in respect of all the candidates who are registered for Ph.D. shall be three years. The maximum period of registration shall not exceed five years. Extension beyond the period of 5 years can be given for a maximum period of 6 months on the recommendation of Dean Academic and final approval by the Director.

(II) Further extension of six months beyond 5 ½ years can only be given by the Academic Committee for a maximum period of 6 months in highly exceptional circumstances (like medical exigencies, natural calamities etc.) and such extension may not be given retrospectively.

(III) The Chief guide of Ph.D Student shall give clear reason for the delay to the Academic Committee and must present the case before Academic Committee.

(IV) In case of extension beyond 5 ½ years without justifiable reasons and circumstances as mentioned above, the PhD registration of the candidate shall be cancelled.

(V) Failure to submit thesis within stipulated time period of maximum 5yrs. with extension after approval upto 5½ years (6 years in exceptional circumstances by prior approval of Academic Committee) shall lead to cancellation of PhD registration of the candidate.

Method of Selection The applications will be invited on a prescribed Performa. The application form and fees must be submitted latest by 30th November, 2018. In the Office of Registrar, AIIMS Bhopal.

Application fees is: For General/OBC candidates Rs. 1000/- For SC/ST/PwD/ Women candidates – Nil Fees to be paid by Demand Draft only in favour of “AIIMS Bhopal” Fee once remitted will not be refunded in any circumstance Inadequately filled / incomplete applications may be summarily rejected.

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