Master of Public Health (Executive)

About the Programme

Master of Public Health (Executive) programme is a two-year executive premium high-end degree programme organized in four semesters, offered to the middle to senior working professionals working with government, non-government organizations and development agencies, who do not wish to leave their well paying full-time jobs for earning a higher education credential.

The programme structure is designed in such a way that executives spend 48 days on campus attending classes and completing the rest of the MPH Executive programme while working. The programme is designed to equip public health professionals with knowledge, skills, and competencies, required to manage the public health care delivery system.

The format allows the participants to continue to work while pursuing an intensive, rigorous and enriching programme. The format has been tailored to ensure participants from all geographies can come to the campus for classes.

Programme Structure

For Session 2022-24
Two-year degree programme | 4 Semesters | 81 Credits

Semester 1

  • Principles of Public Health Management and Practice
  • Health Systems and Policy
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Demography
  • Data Management

Semester 2

  • Human Resource Management
  • Health Economics and Financing
  • Financial Management and Budgeting
  • Effective Communication and Negotiation Skills
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of Public Health Programmes
  • Strategic Management

Semester 3

  • Elective (Choice Based)
  • Law and Ethics
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation Writing
  • Effective Academic and Case Writing
  • Dissertation Proposal

Semester 4

  • Case/Paper Writing
  • Dissertation

Elective Courses (Select any one)

  • Quality and Accreditation
  • Digital Health
  • Public Health Emergency Management

Eligibility

Graduation Degree

Graduates in Medicine (MBBS), Dentistry (BDS), AYUSH (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences (BNYS), Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery (BUMS), Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery (BSMS), Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS), B. Tech. or BE (Any Branch)/Graduates of four- year degree programmes in Veterinary Sciences, Nursing Sciences, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy/Graduates of three-year degree programme/postgraduate degree in Science/Mathematics/Statistics/Biostatistics/Demography/ Population Studies/Nutrition/Economics/Psychology/ Sociology/ Anthropology/Social Work/Management/Commerce with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and for candidates belonging to reserved category, there is a relaxation of 5% marks i.e. 45% marks in aggregate will be considered.

Work Experience

At least 5 years of work experience in healthcare or related field is required.

Selection Procedure

  • Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria can apply by filling the application form available on the following link: https://applications.iihmr.edu.in.
  • Candidates will be assessed based on the information provided in the application form and shortlisted for the interview process.
  • Candidates invited for the Interview will be intimated about the venue, mode of interview (Online/offline) and the time slot through E-mail / telephone
  • The selection process includes Personal Interview, apart from screening for academic performance and quality of work experience
  • Clarity of purpose in pursuing executive management education as evidenced by performance in interview and overall assessment of academic achievements will be the basis of final selection.

Dates for Personal Interview (Virtual)

Month Dates
June 21
July 02, 09, 16, 23, 30
August 06, 13, 20, 27
September 03, 10, 17, 24
October 01, 8, 15, 22, 29

The programme will commence in November 2022.

Note:

  • Number of seats are limited in the programme and will be filled on first come first serve basis.
  • Subsequent rounds will be conducted only if seats remain vacant.

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