BPH is a three-year course, which proposes a professional public health specialist. He/she bears a responsibility of providing leadership to the community and to the middle a grassroots level health workers. This will help to deliver health care services to the people as designed by the government.
- To provide advance knowledge and practical skills in primary health Care for those who have qualified the certificate level programs in medicine, nursing, health sciences & also to other related professionals.
- To develop skills in measurement, design, analysis and evaluation for applied public health sciences research and programme management.
Course of Study:
In the first year, students study seven papers carrying a total of 700 marks.
In the second year also students study seven papers carrying a total of 700 marks.
In the third year also students study seven papers carrying a total of 700 marks.
There will be concurrent and residential fieldwork from the first year to the third year. In the second and third year, there will be one-month residential field work. Besides that, they perform a personal research work in the third year.
This course admits candidates with a proficiency certificate in general medicine, or any other certificate-level course of the Institute of Medicine, with at least 50% in aggregate in certificate final examination. The candidates either complete 10+2 in science stream. An entrance examination is held to select candidates on the basis of merit.
Public Health Services Administrator.
Epidemiologist and Clinical Researcher
Biomedical Laboratory Technician
Environmental Health Specialist