Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM) is a one-year course which provides competency in Public Health Management. After taking a core course, candidates also carry out a field project. Only doctors having MBBS degree who are sponsored by government are admitted to this course through entrance test.
Master of Public Health
two-year course provides competency in Public Health Management, Teaching,
Research and Leadership. After taking a core course and an elective course in
the first year candidates take a special paper on Epidemiology or Health
Management or Health Promotion in the second year. Graduates of Medicine (MBBS) / Dental (BDS)
/ Veterinary (BVSc) / Engineering (BE) or any Postgraduate degree (MA/M.Sc) who have passed with at least 50% marks will
be admitted through a national entrance test.
Medicine (MD) in Community Medicine
possessing MBBS degree are admitted to this three-year residency programme
through a competitive national entrance test. Aim of this programme is to
prepare Community Physicians of highest caliber who have basic understanding of
clinical practice, a thorough knowledge of epidemiological principles and
methods and the epidemiology of communicable and non-communicable diseases, a
familiarity with statistical methods, the relevant aspects of the social
sciences and the principles of administration and management, and have the
ability to apply this knowledge to the management of health services and the
study of diseases.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
three-year programme prepares research scientist who conduct specific research
that contribute to the advancement of the knowledge of public health method or
practice. Graduates of Medicine (MBBS), or Postgraduates (MA/MSc) in Sociology,
Social Anthropology, Psychology, Economics, Life Sciences (Biology), Nutrition,
and Environment Sciences who have passed with at least 60% marks are admitted
through a competitive national entrance test.
ranging from one to two week duration are planned as per the needs of
trainees for National Health Programme Managers, WHO Fellows, and Faculty of
Academic Institutions at Basic, Intermediate and Advance level on Epidemiology,
Health Programme Management, Health Promotion, Family Medicine, Reproductive
Health, Child Health, Communicable Diseases, Non Communicable Diseases, and