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Healthcare has become one of India’s largest sectors – both in terms of Revenue and Employment. Healthcare comprises hospitals, medical devices, clinical trials, outsourcing, telemedicine, medical tourism, health insurance and medical equipment which constitutes 65 per cent of the overall market. The Indian healthcare sector is growing at a brisk pace due to its strengthening coverage, services and increasing expenditure by public as well private players..

It has been predicted that with increased digital adoption, the Indian healthcare market, which is worth around US$ 100 billion, will likely grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 23 per cent to US$ 280 billion by 2020.

The healthcare market can increase three fold to US$ 372 billion by 2022. The hospital industry in India stood at Rs 4 trillion (US$ 61.79 billion) in 2017 and is expected to increase at a CAGR of 16.17 per cent to reach Rs 8.6 trillion (US$ 132.84 billion) by 2023. The Healthcare Information Technology (IT) market is expected to grow 1.5 times by 2020.

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Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed).A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 50% to 45%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, is allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/ OBC(non-creamy layer) / Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.Candidates having a UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/SLET/GATE/teacher fellowship holder or M. Phil. degree are exempted from PhD. Entrance Test.Admissions shall be confirmed only on Qualifying PhD. Entrance Test and subsequent interview


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PhD Rs. 60,000

Administrative Fee – Rs. 7,500 (one time); Caution Money - Rs. 5,000

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2. Any admission after 30 days of commencement of class will not be eligible for any refund of any sort

*As per session 2020-21, subject to change for session 2021-22

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Online Application Forms are available for the candidates on the payment of Rs.1200/- each form 20th August, 2022
Last date of filling the application form and its online submission 4th September, 2022
Last date for submission of academic documents (X/XII/UG/PG)/ and/ or other relevant documents, if any, to be emailed at: 6th September, 2022
Ph.D. Entrance Test & Personal Interview 9th September, 2022
Result Declaration 12th September, 2022
Admission Confirmation, fee Deposition & Original documents verification 12th-17th September, 2022
Commencement of PhD. Course-work classes 19th September, 2022
Schedule of Entrance** Exam Mode (online) & Time of Entrance exam will be informed through email at least one week before the examination
**Please Note: The schedule of the Entrance exam & Exam pattern is subjected to change under certain circumstances and will be notified through email

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