Ph.D Medical Oncology

Medicine & Allied Healthcare
  • Duration
    3 Years
  • Level
  • Programme
  • Study Mode
    Full Time

Course Description

PhD in Medical oncology is a Doctoral level thesis programme of 3 years which is clinical or experimental research for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer related diseases. Chemotherapy and radiation are two of the main branches the PhD focuses more intensely on. Candidates have the potential to become Medical professionals like Radiation Oncologist, Paediatric Oncologist, Gynaecologic Oncologist in different health institutions and health research departments. Candidates with this degree can also become Medical Professors in reputed Medical colleges. Starting salaries can be expected to range from 6 Lakhs to 15 Lakhs per annum. Eligibility criteria is Merit based and candidates are expected to complete Masters in related Health discipline. Most Universities setting their own criteria of minimum 55% to 60% marks. Many Universities have their own PhD entrance exams. Average Fees for the course is between 20K to 3 Lakhs INR per annum depending on the institution.


The candidate should have Masters or M.Phil. degree in relevant stream from a recognized university with an aggregate of 55% marks and also with valid Ph.D. entrance test (e.g. GATE, NET etc) along with the interview.


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