BSHRF has partnered with Center of Doctoral Studies, MAHE, Manipal to offer a joint PhD Program.
Since 2019 BSHRF is recognized as Research Centre for the doctoral programme by the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE).
Enrolled candidates will be guided by supervisors at BSHRF and registered guides under MAHE. While students will have to conform to the rules and regulations of MAHE, BSHRF will foster good research atmosphere and highest level of research and ethical standards.
To apply, candidates require a certificate of the eligible degree completed.
Applications are invited throughout the year. Interested candidates can download the application for the BSHRF in download section and submit it through email. However processed applications are submitted to MAHE only twice a year, Jan and June of every year.
Currently one JRF is awarded and pursuing PhD. Every year eligibible candidates will be considered for JRF pending approval from funding agencies.
Also candidates who have cleared UGC-CSIR-NET JRF / ICMR-JRF / DBT-JRF Category 1 Fellowship are welcome to apply for PhD.
Candidates with JRF can apply throughout the year. These admissions are dependent on available positions with faculty with periodic interviews held.