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Masters of Public Health - IIPHD PDF Print

Available in Gandhinagar, Delhi and Hyderabad

(2017 – 2019)

The public health system in India can be strengthened through the presence of well-trained and competent public health professionals. Qualified public health professionals are a necessity to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Such an inter-disciplinary public health workforce can also advance the vision of Universal Health Care. The aim of our MPH program is to make public health education and research activities relevant to India in content and context, while attaining standards which are qualitatively comparable with the best in the world. The Indian Institute of Public Health - Delhi (IIPH-Delhi) is pleased to announce its call for applications, for the second batch of Master of Public Health being offered in the academic year July 2017 - June 2019, affiliated to Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST) Trivandrum, an Institute of National Importance under Govt. of India.

Program Duration

The program is divided in four semesters over a period of two years. Students must complete 60 credits to graduate


Medical graduates (MBBS), dental graduates (BDS), graduates of ayurvedic medicine, homeopathy and siddha, and graduates of four-year degree programs in veterinary/nursing sciences, Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Occupa onal Therapy, Bachelor of Pharmacy, Engineering graduates, or students with a postgraduate degree in Sta s cs/Biosta s cs, Demography, Popula on Studies, Nutri on, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Anthropology, Social Work, Management or Law. Work experience in a health-related field is desirable.

Admission and Selection

Applications would be screened based on eligibility criteria. Eligible applicants would then go through a selection process, which includes a written test and an interview.

Number of Seats: 50

Course Fees

  • For Indian and South Asian Nationals: The annual tuition fee for the students admitted in academic year 2017-18 is INR 1.80 Lakhs per student per academic year. (The total fee for the two year program is Rs. 3,60,000/- which includes Rs. 10,000/- admission fees and Rs. 10,000/- examination fees)
  • For International Candidates: The annual tuition fee for the students admitted in academic year 2017-18 is 5,500 USD per student per academic year.
*This does not include hostel fee, cost of books, stationery, certificates, food, field trips, dissertation, convocation etc.


Limited number of scholarships for MPH students may be awarded to the deserving and meritorious candidates, subject to availability of funds. Please visit PHFI website, www.phfi.org for more details on scholarships.


MPH MPH Application Form
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Course Duration

2 years

Last Modified : February 7, 2017, 1:35 pm