*PhD MET Mock Test rescheduled to July 1, June 5 PhD MET rescheduled to July 3 and June 6 PhD MET rescheduled to July 4, time slots remain same.
*Last date of PhD Applications extended to June 25.

All India PhD Manipal Entrance Test (MET) 2021 – July 2021 Admissions


Section 1 : Applicant Categories

Category 1: Applicants with valid National Fellowships Candidates with UGC - CSIR - NET-JRF / ICMR - JRF / DBT – JRF / JEST / INSPIRE Fellowship or having qualified other UGC recognized National or State level eligibility test with a valid fellowship, at the time of admission are exempted from the All India PhD Manipal Entrance Test (MET). Email cds.mahe@manipal.edu for more details
Category 2: Dr. TMA Pai Scholarships - Candidates interested in applying for the Dr. TMA Pai Scholarship MUST appear for the admission process through All India PhD Manipal Entrance Test (MET).
Category 3: Research Centres / Funded Projects - Candidates who work in research centres affiliated / collaborating with MAHE Manipal or work in funded projects within MAHE Manipal, are eligible to apply for Full-Time PhD program under this category. Email cds.mahe@manipal.edu for more details

Section 2 : Eligibility

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 MCI / DCI

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

• Others: Master’s Degree 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 or 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

Section 3 : 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

For Faculty

Sequence of Events

Online application opens April 6, 2021
Online application closes June 25, 2021
Online Test (Remote Proctored) July 3 and July 4, 2021
Test Shortlist Updated Shortly
Interview process Updated Shortly
Selected Shortlist July 10 , 2021
Course Commencement August 01 , 2021