PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
As per the guidelines of the statutory regulating council i.e. Dental Council of India, a candidate for admission to the Ph.D. course in the Faculty of Dental Sciences must possess -
a post graduate degree (MDS) in any dental subject
from any approved Indian
University/its constituent and affiliated college r
ecognized by Dental Council of
India. Where marks are given in Masters course exam
ination, the concerned
candidate should have obtained at least 50% marks i
n the P.G. examination.
A relaxation of 5% in the minimum eligibility marks shall be applicable to the candidates belonging to the categories of OBC/SBC/S C/ST/Physically handicapped.
(ii) a post graduate degree with 50% marks or equivalent grade from a foreign University deemed equivalent to MDS degree of this University. No Objection Certificate from the Dental Council of India will h owever be required in these cases.
a teacher of this University or working in other re
cognized University or in a
recognized constituent/affiliated college - possessing eligibility conditions as at
(i) above shall also be eligible for admission in P h.D. programme provided -
a) his supervisor shall be a faculty of Mahatma Gan dhi University of Medical Sciences & Technology.
b) his place of work shall be the concerned departm ent of the respective college of this University and the department of th e co-supervisor (if any), if the co-supervisor is from any other instit ution/centre of repute.