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Entrance Requirements for the PhD in Physiology

The following is projected for students entering the university in 2019-20 and is subject to change.

The entrance requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy in Physiology are:

  • MS in Physiology or equivalent degree; MS in Maharishi AyurVeda and Integrative Medicine; MD, DO, or ND degree; or certification as a nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or equivalent health-professional training
  • Satisfaction of entrance requirements must be approved by the department’s graduate faculty, in addition to receiving approval by the director of the program and the dean of the graduate school.

English language verification

For students whose first language is not English: official English proficiency test scores within the past 2 years, unless you have earned a full-time, on-campus degree from Canada, Australia, the UK, or the US within the past 2 years. Students with scores below 6.5 on IELTS Academic, 90 on TOEFL iBT or 58 on PTE will be asked to take the test again or change their program to English as a Second Language.

Transcendental Meditation technique

All MUM students practice the Transcendental Meditation® (TM®) technique. For information on the TM technique or finding a TM teacher, please visit TM.org.