PhD Medical Education

PhD Medical Education Program:

Admission Requirements

For admission into the PhD minimum CGPA 3.0 (out of 4.0 in the Semester System) or First Division (in the Annual System) in MPhil/MS/Equivalent degree is required.

Subject Test:

Conduct the test of the equivalent level at the University. Passing marks are 70%.

University Committee consisting of 3 PhD faculty members in the subject area prepare the Test at par with GRE Subject Test and qualifying score for this will be 70% score.

Course Work:

Course work of 18 credit hours preferably in the first year is required to be completed and followed by a comprehensive examination for granting candidacy as PhD researcher.

Sr. #

Course Work

Credit Hours

1

Advanced Biostatistics & Research Methodology

04

2

Qualitative Research

03

3

Education Policy & Program Evaluation

02

4

Educational Leadership & Management

02

5

Quality Assurance in Education

02

6

Medical Professionalism

03

7

Educational Psychology

02

Foreign Expert Evaluation:

The PhD Dissertation will be evaluated by two PhD experts from technologically /academically advanced foreign countries. One local evaluation will also be done.

Open Defense: An open defense of Dissertation is essential part of PhD Program after positive evaluation of Dissertation.

Research Paper: Publication of at least one research paper based on the PhD research in an HEC approved “W, X or Y? category journal is a requirement for the award of Ph.D Degree (“Y? in case of Social Sciences only).

Plagiarism Test: The Plagiarism Test must be conducted on the Dissertation before its submission to the two foreign experts.