Admission in MPH program for Summer 2020 session is open now. Class start Date: May 15, 2020.
New program: Graduate Certificate in Public Health (First in Bangladesh, only 12 credits course)

MPH Program Description

MPH Course format

The MPH program will consist of a series of courses culminating to a 52 credits MPH degree in a span of 20 months. All students need to complete the following:

  • Core courses
  • Three courses from a chosen area of concentrations and
  • A culminating thesis project

Students with a medical background will get a waiver on ‘Human Health and Disease’ course. All other students without a medical background including students from a dental background will have to take the ‘Human Health and Disease’ course.
The following is a tabular presentation of the MPH program format:

Type of courses Number of courses Credit hours

Core courses

12 + 1(for nonmedical students)


Track courses

3 selective courses