PhD MET Test Results declared in the candidate portal. Humanities, Library and Media & Communication PhD Test Domain results will be declared after 12 Noon, Jan 18.

All India PhD Manipal Entrance Test (MET) 2021 – 22 Batch 2 Admissions

Applications are invited from interested and eligible candidates for 2021 – 22 Batch 2 PhD Admissions, in the following domains

StreamPhD Domains
Health Science (HS) Allied Health (Nuclear Medicine, Physiotherapy, Speech & Hearing), Biotherapeutics, Dentistry, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy (Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance & Pharmaceutical Management; Pharmacology, Pharmacy Practice, Pharmacognosy & Pharmaceutical Biotechnology), Public Health, Regenerative Medicine
Science, Technology & Management (STM) Architecture, Basic Sciences (Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics), Engineering (Biomedical, Biotechnology, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electronics, Instrumentation, Mechanical & Manufacturing, Power & Energy Systems), Hotel administration, Management, Natural Sciences
Humanities, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (HLS) Humanities, Media and Communication, Social Science
Kindly go through the PhD Brochure and Online Application Form (OAF) form filling instructions before starting the application

Applicant Categories

Category 1: Candidates with Valid National Fellowships
Category 2: Dr. TMA Pai Scholarships
Category 3: Self-Financed PhD
Refer PhD Brochure for Eligibility & Admission Process for above categories


A candidate seeking admission to the PhD. program must have an aggregate of 60% or an equivalent grade, in any of the following

1. Indian Qualifications

• Medicine & Dental: MBBS / BDS / an undergraduate degree of atleast 5 year duration or MD / MS / MDS / PG Diploma from an institution recognized by National Medical Council (NMC) (erstwhile Medical Council of India (MCI)) / Dental Council of India (DCI)

• Pharmacy: Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD or PharmD Post Baccalaureate) from an institution / university recognized by Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)

• Others: Master’s Degree of minimum two years’ duration or equivalent from an institution / university recognized by UGC / respective regulatory body
2. Foreign Qualifications

• Candidates with master’s degrees or equivalent from foreign universities will have to produce a certificate of recognition / equivalency by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), as equivalent to the corresponding Indian degrees, for the purpose of higher studies.
3. Deakin – MAHE Cotutelle Program

• If you are seeking admission to the Deakin-MAHE Cotutelle Program, you need to have a minimum of 70%. As and when the information is available regarding the program, it will circulated amongst all PhD students of MAHE Manipal

Terms and Conditions

1. MAHE Manipal reserves the exclusive right to reject applications without assigning any reasons thereof
2. Registration Fee paid by the candidate at the time of application is Non-Refundable. MAHE Manipal will NOT entertain any request for fee refund under any circumstances
3. MAHE Manipal reserves the right to re-schedule the test at its sole discretion, without assigning any reasons thereof, and as warranted by the circumstances

2021 – 22 Batch 2 Important Timelines

ActivityTimelines *
PhD Applications Open Nov 17 – Dec 31, 2021
PhD MET Mock Test Jan 6 – 7, 2022
PhD MET Jan 8 – 9, 2022
Declaration of PhD MET Shortlist for Interviews Jan 14, 2022
PhD Interviews Feb 1 – 10, 2022
Declaration of PhD Interview Results Feb 12, 2022
Offer Acceptance & Fee Payment

Feb 12 – 25, 2022
Reporting to MAHE Admissions for Document Submission & Course Commencement
* Above timelines are tentative & subject to change

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