Ph.D is a 4 year course. The first year comprises 24-hour credit course work. The research work spans over 3 years. M.Phil students are exempted from course work, but they must undergo training in the deficient areas.
MS / M.Phil in all fields of Biological and Allied Sciences (Zoology, Botany, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Medicine, Agriculture Biotechnology, Veterinary Sciences or equivalent.
And Clause 24 (b), Admission Regulations 2016-17, Page (8)
Academic record: As per basic Criteria