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IIPH Gandhinagar PGDPHM Admission 2017

IIPHG Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Mgt. (August 2017 - July 2018)

Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar (IIPHG), Ahmedabad invites applications for admission to one-year full time Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM) Programme for the year 2017-18

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 2017 - July 2018, at the Indian Institutes of Public Health, Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Delhi, Gandhinagar (Gujarat), & Hyderabad (Telangana)


This one-year, full time course is developed for the Ministry of Health, Govt. of India under National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)

The program started in 2008 and is currently running its 7th batch. A total of 140 participants have successfully completed the course so far

The course is offered in a modular manner requiring eight months institution-based teaching in combination with three months of field based project work, including dissertation writing

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

Course Duration
The programme 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

IIPH Gandhinagar PGDPHM Eligibility Criteria

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 instiute (Delhi, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad and Bhubaneswar) in the application form

IIPH Gandhinagar PGDPHM Selection Process

The selection will be made strictly on the basis of merit. Eligible candidates would be screened, based on their application and statement of purpose by a specially constituted screening committee

Short-listed candidates would then be interviewed and the final list will be announced. The final selection of the candidate is based on qualifications, relevant experience, statement of purpose and interview
The weightage for each component will be as follows:
Qualifications - 30%
Relevant experience - 30%
Statement of purpose - 10%
Interview - 30%
Total - 100%
Decisions taken by the selection committee will be final

Course Fee
The fee structure for PGDPHM for self-sponsored candidates in the year 2017-18 will be as follows:

For Indian and South Asian Nationals [Tuition Fee - The annual tuition fee for the academic year 2017-18 is Rs.1.80 Lakhs per student. (which includes Rs. 10,000/- admission fees and Rs. 10,000/- exam fee)]

For International Candidates: [Tuition Fee - The annual tuition fee for the academic year 2017-18 is 5500 USD per student]

IIPH Gandhinagar PGDPHM Application

Program brochures and application forms are available on the IIPHG website www.phfi.org
Interested candidates may apply through following steps:
a) Download application form from www.phfi.org
b) Complete the application form and e-mail to mph_admission@iiphg.org or post/hand deliver to Assistant Manager (Academic Programs) (detailed address at the end of the brochure).
Please submit your filled application form at the address given below: Senior Program Officer Academic Programs Public Health Foundation of India, Plot No.47, Sector-44, Institutional Area, Gurgaon-122002 India

IIPH Gandhinagar PGDPHM Important Dates

Last date for receipt of filled application is 15th June 2017

IIPH Gandhinagar

Indina Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar is institute of Public health located in Ahmedabad Gujarat. IIPHG has 13 faculty departments related to public health. The institute was established in the year 2008 and offers UG and  PG courses in Public health.

Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar (IIPHG), Ahmedabad

(University formed under IIPHG Act, 2015 of Gujarat State), Assistant Manager (Academic Programs), IIPH Gandhinagar, Sardar Patel Institute Campus, Oppt. Udgam School, Drive-in Road, Thaltej, Ahmedabad-380054 (Gujarat), Phone No.: +91-079 40240444, Email: mph_admission@iiphg.org, Website www.phfi.org

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