Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health Administration (PGDPHA)


The PGDPHA is a 32 credit program. 24 credits have been distributed over 08 modules, 05 credits have been allotted for the field work, and 3 credits to Internships. The program is structured on a multi-disciplinary curriculum. The disciplines included in this program focus on management of public health, biostatistics, demography, epidemiology, ethics, health promotion and education, health resources & finance management, health legislation, equity, and the social sciences.




{ Minimum Graduation Required }

The Program is open to All Public Health Management & Social Work Students and Practitioners.

In-service candidates are working in INGOs, NGOs, NPOs, VOs, and local governments’ health sector Professionals.

Applicants should have MBBS/ BDS/ B. Sc nursing/ Health Science/Physiotherapy/Pharmacy/BPH/MPH/ Natural Sciences/B.A. or M.A. in Social Sciences, Political Science, commerce, economics, developmental studies/BSW/MSW or equivalent qualification.

They must be involved in Public health activities at the community, hospital, or district level in public health or family welfare or other health-related organisations.

Preference will be given to Early Birds.



  • Public Health Project Management
  • Organisational Process
  • Scientific Writing & Research Methods
  • Global Health
  • Project Communication Management
  • Public Health Event Management & Mass Campaigns
  • Financial Analysis for Mangers
  • Contract Reading & Writing
  • Internship