Masters in Public Health

MPH is an inter disciplinary programme that prepares the candidates to become leading public health professionals who are capable of addressing the current global public health issues through multi disciplinary approaches and latest scientific knowledge.

The MPH programme has been designed to develop conceptual understanding of public health issues, impart research and analytical skills to engage in evidence based planning, implementation and management of public health initiatives at various levels.

It aims at developing public health leaders with expertise in related areas of community health including disease characteristics, their prevention and control, management in crisis situations, forecast strategic disease prevention policies, quality assurance and regulatory affairs. The field challenges its professionals to confront complex health issues, such as improving access to health care, controlling infectious disease, and reducing environmental hazards, violence, substance abuse, and injury.

The main focus of this programme is to emphasize on preventive measures that pose a threat to public health than treatment that has become a focal point in the current global scenario.

Duration of Course

Two (2) years (4 semesters)

 

Eligibility


  Candidates for admission to MPH course should have any bachelors degree from any university established under law considered equivalent thereto by RGUHS.

  The candidate should have a minimum of 50% marks in respective Bachelors program

  In case of SC/ST candidates the minimum marks shall be 45%.

 

MPH with Concentration

Candidates, who wish to specialize in area of interest, can select MPH with

concentration in subjects mentioned below.

         1. Biostatistics and Epidemiology

         2. Public Health Informatics

         3. Environmental and Occupational Health

         4. Health Systems Management and Health financing

 

Electives: MPH program provides candidates to opt elective courses of their choice.

 

Semester-3 optional subjects

Sl. No.

Elective Subjects

1.

Public Health in Rural and Urban Areas

2.

Emergencies And Disaster Management

3.

Health Policy, Health Economics and Health Financing

4.

Public Health Leadership

5.

Public Health Nutrition

6.

Health and Human rights

7.

Health Education and Health Promotion

8.

Aging Population




    1.  Application duly filled ( hard copy or online) Application

    2.  Marks cards

          i.  Copy of 10th marks card

         ii Copy of 12th or PUC marks card

        iii Copy of degree marks card ( all years)

    3.  Copy of Degree certificate

    4.  Academic transcript

    5.  Transfer certificate

    6.  Migration certificate

    7.  Copy of internship certificate ( where applicable)

    8.  Copy of council registration ( where applicable)

    9.  Statement of Purpose

         The statement of purpose should be a concise, well-written essay about your educational background and reasons for pursuing a degree in public health, specifically the area of study you wish to follow. This essay should be approximately 1,500 words in length. You should give information about

            i.  Your background as it pertains to your academic and professional goals.

           ii Your future career goals and objectives.

          iii The motivating factors that stimulated interest in public health career

    1.  Application duly filled ( hard copy or online) Application

    2.  Marks cards

          i.  Copy of 10th marks card

         ii Copy of 12th or PUC marks card

        iii Copy of degree marks card ( all years)

    3.  Copy of Degree certificate

    4.  Academic transcript

    5.  Transfer certificate

    6.  Migration certificate

    7.  Copy of internship certificate ( where applicable)

    8.  Copy of council registration ( where applicable)

    9.  Nationality / citizenship certificate (translated in English)

  10.  Eligibility certificate from RGUHS

  11.  Equivalence certificate from AIU ( if required)

  12.  Passport copy

  13.  Demand draft of required fee

  14.  Statement of Purpose

         The statement of purpose should be a concise, well-written essay about your educational background and reasons for pursuing a degree in public health, specifically the area of study you wish to follow. This essay should be approximately 1,500 words in length. You should give information about

            i.  Your background as it pertains to your academic and professional goals.

           ii Your future career goals and objectives.

          iii The motivating factors that stimulated interest in public health career

International students are an important and integral part of the PSPH family providing valuable perspectives and contributions. To comply with the government laws, applicants who are not citizens or permanent residents of India have to complete additional steps when applying to a program at PSPH. As a result, it is extremely important for international applicants to submit their applications early

    1.  Application duly filled ( hard copy or online) Application

    2.  Marks cards

          i.  Copy of 10th marks card

         ii Copy of 12th or PUC marks card

        iii Copy of degree marks card ( all years)

    3.  Copy of Degree certificate

    4.  Academic transcript

    5.  Transfer certificate

    6.  Migration certificate

    7.  Copy of internship certificate ( where applicable)

    8.  Copy of council registration ( where applicable)

    9.  Nationality / citizenship certificate (translated in English)

  10.  Eligibility certificate from RGUHS

  11.  Equivalence certificate from AIU ( if required)

  12.  Passport copy

  13.  Demand draft of required fee

  14.  Statement of Purpose

         The statement of purpose should be a concise, well-written essay about your educational background and reasons for pursuing a degree in public health, specifically the area of study you wish to follow. This essay should be approximately 1,500 words in length. You should give information about

            i.  Your background as it pertains to your academic and professional goals.

           ii Your future career goals and objectives.

          iii The motivating factors that stimulated interest in public health career