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Academics : Ph. D. Program



Shortlisted Candidates for the THSTI-JNU PhD (Winter Sesion) admission test 2018-19

Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI) is a recognized R&D institute of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. The THSTI-JNU PhD program is designed for biomedical and clinical research for candidates with medical, life sciences (including biomedical, health, pharmaceutical, nutritional science, public health, and nursing), veterinary science, engineering, or mathematics background.

The broad domains of ongoing research at THSTI are:

  • Vaccines and infectious diseases
  • Translational research in maternal and child health
  • Drug discovery and mathematical modeling to understand disease biology
  • Human microbial ecology
  • Diagnostics, devices and biodesign

Students selected for the program are required to undergo PhD Coursework followed by completion of research ending with submission of a thesis dissertation. This PhD program is governed by rules of JNU.

THSTI is also recognized by the Jadavpur University (JU), Kolkata for the PhD program in Mathematical Biology and Systems Biology. Students selected for the programme are required to undergo PhD course work in Mathematics followed by completion of research ending with submission of a thesis dissertation. This PhD program is governed by rules of JU.