Ph.D. (Microbiology)

About Course

PhD Microbiology is a Doctorate course of about 3-5 years time duration. In this course student mainly deals with the research work and lab work. The main area of study in PhD course is about advanced study of micro-organisms which are microscopic, unicellular and cell cluster organisms.

In SoLST we have full time as well as part time course available for student-s. Full time course is of 3 years and part time is of about 5 years duration.


  • Research and find ways to enhance the productivity and well-being of people.
  • Covers the topics like Molecular Biology, Immunology and Microbial genetics etc.
  • Proper equipped laboratories with functioning apparatus are available.
  • Smart classes and guest lectures are organized
  • Online courses like NPTEL and MOOCS are available in this course.
  • Provided with training to write research reports.

Career Prospects

After PhD a scholar has a job opportunities like:

  • Assistant Professor,
  • Veterinary Microbiologists,
  • Scientific Laboratory Technician,
  • Research scientist and many more.

Eligibility Criteria & Duration

Eligibility: PG in the relevant Subject with 55% marks/NET/GATE/IIMTU-Entrance

Duration: Minimum 3 years