Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science 36 months PHD Program By Taylor's University |Top Universities
Program Duration

36 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

15,321 USDTuition Fee/year

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Main Subject Area

Medicine Related StudiesMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Medicine Related Studies

Degree

PhD

Study Level

PHD

Study Mode

On Campus

Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science is a prestigious doctorate degree where students will develop capabilities that would allow them to carry out research in a leadership role, and allow the development of innovative approaches to achieve success of science in extending the frontiers of knowledge in a broad range of disciplines of health sciences. Students of this programme are required to pass the Research Methodology modules (6 credit hours) in the first year of their candidature. This PhD programme is suitable for candidates who are interested to pursue their career pathway in biomedical research institutes, pharmaceutical industries, academia, government and private agencies. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science is a prestigious doctorate degree where students will develop capabilities that would allow them to carry out research in a leadership role, and allow the development of innovative approaches to achieve success of science in extending the frontiers of knowledge in a broad range of disciplines of health sciences. Students of this programme are required to pass the Research Methodology modules (6 credit hours) in the first year of their candidature. This PhD programme is suitable for candidates who are interested to pursue their career pathway in biomedical research institutes, pharmaceutical industries, academia, government and private agencies.

Program overview

Main Subject

Medicine Related Studies

Degree

PhD

Study Level

PHD

Study Mode

On Campus

Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science is a prestigious doctorate degree where students will develop capabilities that would allow them to carry out research in a leadership role, and allow the development of innovative approaches to achieve success of science in extending the frontiers of knowledge in a broad range of disciplines of health sciences. Students of this programme are required to pass the Research Methodology modules (6 credit hours) in the first year of their candidature. This PhD programme is suitable for candidates who are interested to pursue their career pathway in biomedical research institutes, pharmaceutical industries, academia, government and private agencies. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science is a prestigious doctorate degree where students will develop capabilities that would allow them to carry out research in a leadership role, and allow the development of innovative approaches to achieve success of science in extending the frontiers of knowledge in a broad range of disciplines of health sciences. Students of this programme are required to pass the Research Methodology modules (6 credit hours) in the first year of their candidature. This PhD programme is suitable for candidates who are interested to pursue their career pathway in biomedical research institutes, pharmaceutical industries, academia, government and private agencies.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

60+
6+

Pre-requisites:

  • Master's Degree in Medical Science: The Master's degree (Level 7, MQF) in relevant field; OR
  • Relevant Bachelor's Degree: The Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (or its equivalent) / Bachelor of Dentistry (Level 6, MQF) and evidence of postgraduate specialist which is equivalent to Master's Degree (Level 7, MQF); OR
  • Other Qualifications: An equivalent qualification approved by Taylor's Senate; AND Evidence of adequate training and ability to undertake the Degree programme of study; AND Satisfies the Department responsible for the candidate’s programme of study of suitability of candidacy in a selection interview by the Faculty members.

International Students

IELTS 6.0 / TOEFL 60 (Internet Based Test) (May join IEN preparatory course and achieve the IELTS score) The validity of the IELTS or equivalent is within 2 years from the date of the examination.

3 Years
Sep
Apr

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

10,460 USD
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International Students

15,321 USD
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