About IIHMR University

The genesis of IIHMR University dates to October 5, 1984, when the Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) was established. IIHMR University has been established and incorporated as a postgraduate research university by the Government of Rajasthan vide the IIHMR University, Jaipur Act, 2014 (Act No. 3, of 2014). IIHMR University is UGC recognized, NAAC accredited and ranked 73rd NIRF 2021 (Management). IIHMR University has a unique organizational culture that enshrines core values and ethos of autonomy, accountability, openness, and transparency. The multi-disciplinary teams of faculty representing public health, management, economics, statistics, demography, social and behavioural sciences, constitute an enabling environment for learning, professional growth and development. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India identified the university as an ‘Institute of Excellence’ for its significant contribution in training and capacity building.
Campus of IIHMR University

Vision

To become a world-class higher education institution by promoting education and research for betterment of the society.

Mission

IIHMR University is dedicated to the improvement in standards of health through better management of health care and related programmes. It seeks to accomplish this through management education, research, training, consultation and institutional networking in a national and global perspective.

Academic Programmes

IIHMR University offers the following programmes:


  • MBA (Hospital and Health Management)
  • MBA (Pharmaceutical Management)
  • MBA (Development Management)
  • Master of Public Health (in collaboration with Johns Hopkins University, USA)
  • Master of Public Health in Implementation Science (WHO-TDR Fellowship Program)
  • Executive MPH
  • Executive MHA
  • Ph.D

Management Development Programme / Training

IIHMR University has significant contribution towards capacity building of in-service professionals. The University has consistently engaged in capacity building programmes for national and international participants working with government, national and international NGOs, and private sector organizations. We organised Management Development Programmes (MDPs), WHO Fellowship Programmes, Professional Development Courses (PDCs) in Management, Public Health and Health Sector Reforms for District Level Medical Officers of Government of Rajasthan (sponsored by MOHFW-GOI), and Customised Training Programmes for various organizations. We have designed and organised training on Financing Healthcare in Developing Countries for many years. The participants from more than 40 countries were benefitted by our short-duration training programmes. Our programmes focused on developing competencies in leadership and management required for in-service participants working with government and non-government organizations for improving the performance of health systems. We have organised Training on Vaccine Economics in collaboration with Johns Hopkins University, USA and trained more than 100 mid-level professionals working for Universal Immunization Program.

Executive Education

The IIHMR University offers executive degree programmes in emerging and industry specific areas. We offer two-year (four-semester) executive degree programme in MPH (Executive), MHA (Executive). The executive programmes follow Learning Outcome Curriculum Framework (LOCF) as suggested by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The executive programmes of the IIHMR University are flexible to suit the needs of executive learning and are aligned to the New Education Policy 2020, Government of India.

Collaborations

IIHMR University has a strong collaboration with Johns Hopkins University, USA for academics and research. Under this collaboration, we offer a joint degree MPH programme, implementing number of multi-country research studies/programmes for improving health systems outcomes. Apart from Johns Hopkins University, we have collaborations with Chester University, UK; University of Montreal, Canada; Curtin University, Australia; Kandahar University, Afghanistan; Jhpiego; American Society for Quality; Imperial College, UK for student exchange, faculty exchange and joint research programmes.


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