MUMBAI: There is a massive growth of PhD enrollment under medical field. The number of medical experts under the field of Neurology, Pharmacology, Ayurveda, Nursing, for PhD has been gradually increased.
Nearly about 5,981healthcare professionals registered for doctoral studies during the year 2016-2017. In the year 2019-2020, nearly about 9,330 medical professionals have enrolled under 48 streams. Whereas, the highest number of enrollment was done in Pharmacy, and Ayurveda has 361 enrollments, dentistry has 507 registrations.
Medical doctors from para-clinical subjects likely Biochemistry, Pharmacology, physiology, anatomy, and pathology are highly involving in taking up the PhD degree.