(2019 – 2021)

The public health system in India can be strengthened through the presence of well-trained and competent public health professionals. Qualified public health professionals are a necessity to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Such an inter-disciplinary public health workforce can also advance the vision of Universal Health Care. The aim of our MPH program is to make public health education and research activities relevant to India in content and context, while attaining standards which are qualitatively comparable with the best in the world. The Indian Institute of Public Health – Delhi (IIPH-Delhi) is pleased to announce its call for applications, for the fourth batch of Master of Public Health being offered in the academic year July 2019 – June 2021, affiliated to Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST) Trivandrum, an Institute of National Importance under Govt. of India.


The program is divided in four semesters over a period of two years. Students must complete 60 credits to graduate.


Applications would be screened based on eligibility criteria. Eligible applicants would then go through a selection process, which includes a written test and an interview

Number of Seats: 50


Medical graduates (MBBS), Dental graduates (BDS), Graduates of AYUSH [Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Bachelor of Naturopathy & 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) and graduates of four-year degree programs in Veterinary Sciences, Nursing sciences, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, or students with a postgraduate degree in Statistics/Biostatistics, Demography, Population Studies, Nutrition, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Anthropology, Social Work, Management or Law may apply. Work experience in a health- related field is desirable.


For Indian and South Asian Nationals

Tuition Fee: The annual tuition fee for the students admitted in academic year 2019-20 is INR 1.80 Lakhs per student per academic year (The total tuition fee for the two year program is Rs. 3,60,000/- which includes Rs. 10,000/- admission fees and Rs. 10,000/- examination fees)

For International Candidates

Tuition Fee: The annual tuition fee for the students admitted in academic year 2019-20 is USD 5,500 per student per academic year.

*This does not include hostel fee, cost of books, stationery, certificates, food, field trips, dissertation, convocation etc.


Limited number of scholarships for MPH students may be awarded to the deserving and meritorious candidates, subject to availability of funds. Please visit PHFI website, for more details on scholarships.