Dr. M. L. Dhawale Memorial Homoeopathic Institute, Palghar

About College

Launched in 2002, Dr M L Dhawale Memorial Homoeopathic Institute (MLDMHI), Palghar draws its inspiration from the immense work put in by the late Dr. M. L. Dhawale. He was an eminent Homoeopath of international fame. He based his work on the three cardinal principles viz. Evolving a Standardized approach to clinical practice (a common practice in all Institutes of Excellence the world over), Case-based integrated teaching and training (a sound pedagogy in all Postgraduate Education) and the Principle of Tri-coordinate Care where the teacher is a facilitator and through caring for the Patient and for the Learner (student) is able to demonstrate the care for Knowledge.

Rich clinical exposure and Homoeopathic hospital training in the OPD, IPD & ICU and in Rural, tribal and urban communities. Exposure to modern practices of patient centred medical education and technology
  • 100 bedded multi-specialty integrated Hospital offering secondary level care
  • Competence in Primary Health Care with Homoeopathy
  • Training and Participation in Research Projects in Homoeopathy
  • Exposure to In-patients in closed ward and to Community Psychiatry initiatives for Psychiatry students.
  • Community based exposure with insight into integration of Homoeopathy in community medicine.
  • Exposure to NICU for Paediatric students and ICU for Medicine students
  • Scholarships
  • Openings of full-time careers in Homoeopathic Medical Care, Education & Research
  • Affiliation
    • The Training is based on the Homeopathy (Post graduate Degree Course) M.D. (Hom.), 1989 and 2001, 2012 notification issued by the Central Council of Homeopathy, New Delhi and the Syllabus adopted by the MUHS, Nashik.
    • All rules prescribed by the Central Council of Homeopathy and the MUHS, Nashik with respect to the Dissertation project-based study etc. are strictly adhered to.
    • Centre of Excellence in Homoeopathy recognized by Ministry of AYUSH, Govt of India of the Departments of Psychiatry,  Pulmonology, Clinical Research and  Medical Informatics
    • Public Health Initiatives supported by Ministry of AYUSH, Govt of India
    • Central Council of Research in Homoeopathy for community research projects and research training.
    Subjects & Intake

    Total capacity for 36 admissions with 6 per subject

    1. M.D. (Hom) Organon of Medicine and Homeopathic Philosophy (P)
    2. M.D. (Hom) Materia Medica (MM)
    3. M.D. (Hom) Repertory (R)
    4. M.D. (Hom.) Medicine (Md)
    5. M.D. (Hom.) Paediatrics (Pd)
    6. M.D. (Hom.) Psychiatry (Ps)
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    Candidate should pass the Degree examination obtained after undergoing a course of study in Homoeopathy of not less than five and a half years duration including the period of compulsory internship.


    1. Online registration by candidates for AIA-PGET
    2. Candidates appear for AIAPGET
    3. Result declared for AIAPGET  & merit list will be shared by AIIA/ MoA with States/UT/ Universities/ Deemed University/ AYUSH Colleges/Institutes.
    4. Merit list for counselling will be prepared by the concerned states/ UT/ Universities/ Deemed University / AYUSH Colleges/Institutes based on applicable regulation and/or their eligibility criteria, guidelines, applicable reservation policies, benefits for In-service candidates,Rural Service (if applicable) etc.
    5. Candidates will contact/apply to the concerned State AYUSH Authority (s) / Counseling Authority(s) of the States/UT/ Universities/ Deemed University /AYUSH Colleges/ Institutes for admission based on their choice and fulfillment of eligibility criteria, guidelines, domicile criteria, applicable reservation policies etc.
    6. Candidates will participate in the Counseling for Admission to available seats in Universities/ Deemed University /AYUSH Colleges/Institutes based on their choice and fulfillment of eligibility criteria, domicile, quota etc.


    In five sets of Point 1 to 13. (All copies of Certificates and Testimonials are to be attested by a Gazette Officer / Headmaster or Principal. Originals to be submitted at the time of the selection interview).

    1. Nationality certificate or photocopy of valid passport duly attested by Dean/Principal/Domicile Certificate/Birth Certificate
    2. Entrance Test Mark Sheet
    3. First to Final Year Mark sheets of qualifying examination
    4. Passing/Degree Certificate qualifying examinations
    5. Internship completion Certificate
    6. Caste Certificate (If applicable and for residents of Maharashtra)
    7. Caste Validity Certificate (If applicable)
    8. Non-Creamy Layer Certificate for DT/VJ, NT-1, NT-2, NT-3, OBC (If applicable)
    9. VALID Registration Certificate from the  Central /State Council (Provisional Registration Certificate will not be considered)
    10. College Leaving Certificate (LC/TC) or continuation letter
    11. Migration Certificate issued by the respective University (If applicable)
    12. Self Educational Gap (if the GAP is more than 6 months after completion of internship/qualifying Degree). Affidavit by student. (If applicable)
    13. Medical Fitness Certificate/Physically Handicapped Certificate
    14. Undertaking for paying additional fees, if approved, by the Fees Regulating Authority
    15. Character Certificate from the College Principal mentioning the status of the behavioral pattern especially as to whether he/she has displayed persistent violent or aggressive behavior to harm others. (A format of the same has been reproduced in the prospectus)
    16. Eight (8) photographs (5 passport size and 3 revenue stamp size)
    17. Anti ragging affidavit for each year

    Important Dates


    1. When will the application process for M.D.(Course) admissions begin?

    Tentatively starts from July. It may vary every year due to many reasons.

    2. What are the eligibility criteria for applying for M.D.(Hom) Course?

    Should appear for  PGH-CET 2017 conducted by the Government of Maharashtra, State Common Entrance Test Cell, Mumbai and preferences given by the students.www.mahacet.org / www.mahaayush.gov.in

    3. What are the eligibility criteria for applying for MD/BHMS for out-of-state students?

    Candidate should pass the Degree examination obtained after undergoing a course of study in Homoeopathy of not less than five and a half years duration including the period of compulsory internship.

    4. What is the duration of the course?

    3 years including 1 year of compulsory house job and 2 years of resident Post-graduate studentship.

    4. What are the likely timelines to start the college?

    Anytime from September to November depending upon particular year’s exam schedule.

    5. What is the fee structure?
    Will be displayed on website.

    6. How & when do I pay my fees?

    By Cheque/DD or NEFT. Details will be provided once admission process will begin.

    7. What is the procedure for admission through Management Quota?

    Applicant has to fill up and submit management quota application form.  S/he will be called for an interview. The seat will be allotted on Merit basis. The further admission process is same as regular admission.

    8. Is scholarship/free ship provided for economically deprived students?

    Merit based scholarships are offered by the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust to deserving students of this Institute during  MD (Hom) Part I and are continued subject to satisfactory performance. Announcement would be made when intimation is received from the Trust office.

    Scholarships to students from the minority communities (Parsi/Sikh/Buddhist/Muslim/Christian) whose income is below Rs. 2.50 lakhs per annum are offered by the Government of Maharashtra. The College forwards these applications to the authorities.

    Scholarship for SC students whose income is below Rs. 6 lakhs per annum are offered by the Government of India.(Bharat Sarkar Shishyavruti).

    The Institute offers special concessionary fees to deserving and meritorious candidates. The details are available on the website.

    9. Is it mandatory to stay on campus even if I am a resident of the same city?

    Yes. It is compulsory for everyone to stay on campus till completion of the course. Separate  Girls and Boys hostel is available in the campus.

    10. Do you have any policy for Anti ragging?

    Dr. M. L. Dhawale Memorial Homoeopathic Institute

    Address: Palghar – Boisar Road, Opp. S.T. Workshop, Palghar-401 404, Dist. Palghar, Maharashtra, India
    Contact Person: Mr. Vithal More
    Phone: 022-28961661
    E-mail: mldmhipg@gmail.com
    Find the location: https://goo.gl/maps/d15seiwVBKy

    • “I can positively say MLDMHI has made me a better person. It has helped me develop a positive attitude, confidence, sensitivity and discover more about myself. Our postings in rural, tribal and urban areas gave us an opportunity to see the variety of patients from all across the strata which no other institute can provide. I feel fortunate to be the alumni of the MLDMHI

      Dr. Sunil Pakode
      Batch: 2009-2010
    • MLDMHI is one of the topmost institutes in India to learn complete homoeopathy through ICR method. The well designed coursework, teaching methodology with supportive learning environment, great faculty all together form all the axis of the knowledge.

      Dr. Pranav Nimankar
      Batch: 2010-11
    • I have learnt here the homoeopathic principles and practice in most scientific way. Other than curriculum, the teachers have also taught me the value education which indeed helps me to see with patient and deal with the problems confidently. Professors here are well experienced and experts of the subject. I shall be always indebted for everything the institution has given me. Thanks for making me realize who I am.

      Dr. Deepak Harugale
      Batch 2010-11