BLDE University PhD Admission 2023: Dates, Application Form

BLDE University PhD Admission
BLDE University PhD Admission

BLDE University PhD Admission 2023 – BLDE University invites application for PhD admission in various medical disciplines under the Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Allied Health Sciences through BLDE University All India Entrance Examination for the academic year 2023-24.

Check complete details of BLDE University PhD Admission 2023 below here.

Available PhD Programs


  • PhD Anatomy
  • PhD Physiology
  • PhD Biochemistry
  • PhD Pharmacology
  • PhD Pathology
  • PhD Microbiology
  • PhD Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
  • PhD Community Medicine
  • PhD General Medicine
  • PhD General Surgery
  • PhD Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • PhD Orthopedics
  • PhD Ophthalmology
  • PhD Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
  • PhD Pediatrics
  • PhD Dermatology
  • PhD Radiology
  • PhD Anaesthesiology
  • PhD Emergency Medicine
  • PhD Psychiatry
  • PhD Respiratory Medicine

Allied Health Sciences

Life Science

  • PhD Biotechnology
  • PhD Biochemistry
  • PhD Cell Genetics
  • PhD Microbiology
  • PhD Molecular Biology
  • PhD Molecular Genetics

Medical Laboratory Science

  1. PhD Cytotechnology
  2. PhD Forensic Science Technology
  3. PhD Histotechnology
  4. PhD Hemato Technology
  5. PhD Medical Lab Technology

Nutrition Science

  • PhD Dietetics
  • PhD Clinical Dietetics
  • PhD Food Service Dietetics
  • PhD Public Health Nutrition
  • PhD Sports Nutrition

Community Care

  • PhD Community Health
  • PhD Environmental Health

Behavioral Health Science

  • PhD Psychology
  • PhD Behavioral Health
  • PhD Mental Health


  • PhD Physiotherapy

Science & Technology

  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Biochemistry
  • PhD Microbiology
  • PhD Biotechnology

BLDE University PhD Admission 2023 Important Dates

Date of Notification1 July 2023
Date of availability of application forms1 July 2023
Last Date for receipt of application15 August 2023
Last Date for receipt of application with late fee10 September 2023
Date of Entrance Test20 September 2023
Examination CentreAnatomy Lecture Hall
Entrance Test Result Declaration4th Week of September 2023
Interview for the eligible candidates2nd Week of October 2023
Declaration of results4th Week of October 2023
Last date for Admission30 November 2023
Distribution of Provisional Registration11 December 2023
Commencement of course work classes1st week of January 2024
Submission of the Synopsis2nd week of June 2024
Pre Ph.D. course work examinationIn the month of July 2024

Eligibility Criteria for BLDE University PhD Admission 2023

  • A recognized qualifying higher specialty postgraduate degree/diploma is essential with a minimum of 55% of the aggregate marks (45% in case of SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently Abled Candidates) in the qualifying examination. Candidates with the following qualifications are eligible for registering for the Ph.D. (Medical & Allied Health Science) Degree.
    • Candidates with MD/MS in different specialties recognized by Medical Council of India & its Amendments thereof Candidates with super specialty degrees D.M. Doctor of medicine, and M.Ch., Master of Chirurgiae, recognized by Medical Council of India & its amendments thereof.
    • Candidates with MD/MS, MRCP/FRCS (granted in UK on or before 11.11.1975 as per MCI Act 1956, second schedule) or equivalent Master’s degree awarded by a College/University recognized by MCI are eligible to register for Ph.D. Programme in their subject of specialization.
    • Post Graduate Diploma in different Specialties: D.C.P., D.Ch., D.O., D.Ortho, D.L.O., D.G.O., D.A. or any other postgraduate diploma recognized by Medical Council of India & its amendments thereof.
    • Candidates with qualification of Diplomate of the National Board, D.N.B. in specialties/super-specialties held by the of the National Board of the Examination after completion of the prescribed period for eligibility to be considered equivalent to M.D. / M.S as per the norms and approved by the MCI/ Governing Council of this University as equivalent thereto.
    • Candidates with M.B.B.S. Degree, recognized by Medical Council of India & with Three years of Teaching / Clinical / Laboratory Experience after the completion of the degree.
    • Candidates with M.Sc. (Medical) – Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology are eligible to register for Ph.D. Programme in the Faculty of Medicine.
    • Candidates who have from M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences, M.Sc. in Medical Physics/Biophysics, M.Sc. in Nursing Sciences, M.Pharm/Pharm.D., M.Sc. Biotechnology, M.Sc. in Human Genetics, MPH and MHA are eligible to register for Ph.D. Programme in Allied Health Sciences.

For exact eligibility criteria refer to information brochure.

Selection Process

  • The selection of the candidates will be based on the merit obtained in the BLDE (DU) All India Entrance Examination and on the performance of the candidates in the interview.
  • For selection of candidates a weightage of 70% to the entrance test and 30% to the performance in the interview/viva-voce shall be given.

Entrance Tests

  • Question Pattern – Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
  • Division of Marks allotted to
    • Concerned Subject – 25 marks
    • Research Methodology – 25 marks
  • Total Marks – 50 marks
  • Duration – 1 hour

BLDE University PhD Admission 2023 Application Process

  • The application can be downloaded from university website and submit the duly filled application along with requisite documents accompanied with application fee paid receipt.
  • Application fee of Rs.2000/- shall be paid through online mode.
  • Application should reach the Registrar, BLDE (Deemed to be University), Smt. Bangaramma Sajjan Campus, B.M. Patil Road, Vijayapura – 586103 (Karnataka) on or before Last date.

Important Links

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Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here
BLDE University WebsiteClick Here
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Important Dates

Date of availability of application forms20 June 2022
Last date for receipt of application31 July 2022

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BLDE University PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Date of availability of application forms23 July 2021
Last date for receipt of application31 August 2021
Date of Entrance Examination4th week of September 2021
Declaration of Entrance Test Result2nd week of October 2021
Interview for the Eligible Candidate (viva-voce)3rd week of October 2021
Declaration of Results of the Successful Candidates4th week October 2021