Admission in MPH program for Autumn 2018 session is open now. Last date for form submission is 7th September 2018 till 04:00 PM.

MPH Program Description


MPH course details


Core courses

The core courses are designed and taught in a manner to give students a basic foundation of understanding, interpreting and problem solving skills for public health issues.
All core courses are mandatory for students enrolled to the Master of Public Health (MPH) program. The ‘Human Health and Disease ‘course is compulsory only for students from a non-medical and dental background.
The following is a list of core courses and credits hours.


Sl. No. Course # Title Credits

1.

HSC-530

Human Health & Disease      

1

2.

HSC-531

Epidemiology I 

3

3.

HSC-532

Epidemiology II (Pre-requisite: Epidemiology I)  

3

4.

HSC-533

Biostatistics I

3

5.

HSC-534

Biostatistics II (Pre-requisite: Biostatistics I)  

3

6.

HSC-535

Health Economics & Management

3

7.

HSC-536

Global Health, Population & Development

3

8.

HSC-537

Environmental Health & Management

3

9.

HSC-538

Research Methods I

3

10.

HSC-539

Research Methods II (Pre-requisite: Research Methods I)  

3

11.

HSC-540

Research Methods III (Pre-requisite: Research Methods I & II)

3

12.

HSC-541

Project Design & Evaluation

3

13.

HSC-542

Society, Culture & Public Health Nutrition

3

Total

37


At the end of the first semester, students have to select three courses with in an area of concentration. The areas of concentration have been formulated so as to incorporate most in-demand public health areas of expertise.
For a particular concentration/track course to be offered, a minimum enrollment of 5 students is required.