Working towards a healthier India
PHFI is helping to build institutional and systems capacity in India for strengthening education, training, research and policy development in the area of Public Health.
header image
You are here  : Home Our Activities Academic Programmes On Campus Courses

Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management PDF Print

The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is pleased to announce its call for applications, for the tenth consecutive year, for the Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management being conducted in the academic year August 2018 - July 2019, at the Indian Institutes of Public Health, Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Delhi, Gandhinagar (Gujarat), & Hyderabad (Telangana).


To enhance the capacity of the public health managerial workforce through the conduct and delivery of a specially designed post graduate diploma course in Public Health Management.


Applicants should have a graduate/postgraduate degree in medicine, AYUSH, dental, nursing, pharmacy, health sciences, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, natural/life sciences, management, social sciences, social work, economics, statistics or any equivalent qualification.

Candidates with work experience in health/ development sector will be given preference.

Candidates from across India and from other countries can state their preference of the institute (Delhi, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad and Bhubaneswar) in the application form.

Course Focus & Teaching Methods

This program is interdisciplinary both in its content and teaching. It utilizes a variety of teaching/ learning techniques, including seminars, journal clubs, collaborative learning, group discussions, case studies, lecture discussions, assignments, hands- on training on computers, visits to organiza ons of public health interest, prac cum and field projects. Faculty with diverse disciplinary backgrounds, na onal and international experience combined with a breadth and depth of public health experience would be teaching this course.

Course Fee

The fee structure for PGDPHM for self-sponsored candidates in the year 2018-19 will be as follows:

For Indian Nationals:

  • Tuition Fee

The annual tuition fee for the academic year 2018-19 is Rs.1.80 Lakhs per student

(which includes Rs. 10,000/- admission fees and Rs. 10,000/- examination fee)

For International Candidates:

  • Tuition Fee

The annual tuition fee for the academic year 2018-19 is 5,500 USD per student.

*Accommodation in hostels is subject to availability, at an additional cost

Course Available in

Gandhinagar, Hyderabad , Delhi & Bhubaneswar



Public Health Management form_thumb
Brochure Application Form

Course Duration

The program would be a regular course lasting for nine months of class room teaching and three months of project work including field study. The total duration of the course is twelve months.

Project Work

Each candidate working under close guidance of a faculty advisor, will develop and work on a project. Each candidate will be evaluated concurrently on the study protocol, while the study is in progress and terminally on his/her report.

Last Modified : February 17, 2018, 8:49 am