Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Administration (PGDPHA)


The PGDPHA is a 52 credit program. 42 credits have been distributed over 21 modules and 10 credits have been allotted for the project work. 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.


1 Year

No of Seats



Rs. 1,50,000/-


{ 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
  • Organizational Behavior & Social Sector Development
  • Grant Seeking
  • Public Health Leadership
  • Health Policy & Economics, Foreign Health Policy
  • Global Health & Public Health Ethics
  • Research Methodology (Statistical Analysis: Impact Evaluation – Quantitative, Qualitative)
  • Public Health & Global Health Administration
  • Strategic Planning, Thinking & Sustainability
  • Public Health & Global Health Administration
  • Advocacy & Liaising
  • Writing & Communication
  • Delegation & Time Management
  • Negotiation: Persuasion, Discussion & Needs Assessment
  • Financial Analysis for Managers
  • Detailed Project Reports & Budgeting
  • Contract Reading and Writing
  • Field Work/Project Work (Mandatory 4 Months)