PHD Programs


Riphah International University offers PhD Program in Medical Sciences. We have state of art research labs in IIMC campus and Molecular and Genetics lab. Another Hi-Tech research lab is available in Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences. In addition we collaborate with other institutions for research such as Army Medical College, AFIP and ASAB of NUST. Clinical Material for research is collected from our own affiliated hospitals, Military Hospital and Combined Military Hospital. Our PhD students are funded by HEC and other National and International Agencies.

Our PhD programs are:

  • PhD Physiology
  • PhD Pharmacology
  • PhD Chemical Pathology
  • PhD Biochemistry
  • PhD Hematology

Eligibility Criteria:

  • MBBS and MS/ M. Phil with 3.0 CGPA or FCPS/ equivalent degree in relevant discipline from a recognized university/ Institute.
  • Shall have to appear in University based test in which qualifying score will be 70% and have to clear the interview.

Research labs

IIMC provides a rich environment for cutting edge research in Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical SpecialtiesMedical Education, and Cross-Disciplinary research with Bio-Medical Engineering, Information Technology, Rehabilitation, and Pharmaceutics. The research Journal of IIMC provides yet another platform for exploring new horizons in basic and clinical subjects.

IIMC has state-of-the-art research labs and equipment for observation and practical research work at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Besides this, more than 50,000 e-books and 2,500 journals in the field of medical education are available on our information portal.

College Location:

Islamic International Medical College. Al-Mizan IIMCT Complex, Old Supreme Court Building, 274 – Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi

  • Pakistan Railway Hospital, Westridge, Rawalpindi
  • Riphah International Hospital, Sihala, Zone V, Islamabad
  • Hearts International Hospital, Near PC Hotel, The Mall, Rawalpindi
  • Max Health Hospital, G-8 Markaz, Islamabad.

Course Facts

Study Level Study Mode Course Length Intake Credit  Hours Class Timing Fee Structure
Doctor Full Time 3 to 5 Year Fall     



Seats Selection Criteria Scholarships Offered at Start Date Application
    3 to 5 years   Al-Mizan Campus Oct-012-2017

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