PhD Physiology


PhD program in Physiology provides a platform for comprehensive understanding of the physiological processes, pathophysiological basis of diseases, current advances in the field of Physiology and their application in normal and morbid states.

Eligibility Criteria:
  • MBBS or equivalent with First Division in the Annual System/ CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 in the Semester System (For Molecular Medicine MBBS/BDS/BS or equivalent can apply)


MPhil/ FCPS or equivalent degrees in relevant discipline after MBBS First Division in the Annual System/ CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 in the Semester System           

  • Valid registration with regulatory body (where applicable)
  • NUMS Entry Test with minimum 70% qualifying score
  • NUMS interview
  • Each applicant will submit an Academic Statement of Purpose (ASOP)*.

* Academic Statement of Purpose.

  • Word limit.
  • Approximately 800 to 1000 words (12-point font)
  • It should have four sections, though they don’t need to be clearly defined as sections in the document:
  • Academic & Professional Preparation
  • Focused Interest in the Field
  • Career plans upon completion of the program
  • Any relevant strengths or weaknesses in background or ability to carry out professional responsibilities.


Commencement of Session:


Tentative Date

Admissions Start

July/ August

Merit List Display

October/ November

Commencement of Academic Year

1st week of January

NUMS Tuition Fee Structure:

Fee Structure

PhD Physiology

Tuition Fee

Pkr 136,000 /year

Institutes offering this course:
  • Army Medical College, Rawalpindi