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Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Cochin, Kerala, India is designed to meet the healthcare needs of people. This being a full-time program can be completed in two full years. This sincere venture of Amrita deemed university which started two years ago and we are committed to make this course of global standard. It is a 24-month full time course and has been designed to build an understanding, knowledge, skills and attitude for better public health practice and research. The standards and syllabus are at par with the renowned international and national universities. All students receive a sound education in the core six suites& practicums.
Seat Intake: 20
Total duration of the course is 2 years with a total of 80 credits.
Consists of 6 Core suites = 60 credits, Internship (Internal) consisting of 1 Community Project = 2.5credits, Internship (External) =2.5 credits, Dissertation = 15 credits
|Semester ii||III. Gender, Nutrrition and Population Sciences||
|1V.Environmental & occupational health||
|Semester iii||V. Social and Behavioral Sciences Part 1||
|Semester iv||V-Social and Behavioral Sciences Part 2||
|VI-Health care, health system management, Ethics in Public Health & Research and Health Economics & Policy||
Master of Public Health (MPH) program mission is the education and training of students within a course of study that promotes an understanding of the theoretical, scientific, and practical aspects of public health.
Career Opportunities for MPH Graduates
Graduates of this program typically enter services as public health administrators, advisors, managers, researchers, practitioners, educators, and consultants in a wide variety of public health and NGO and international agencies. Many serve as health educators or health promotion specialists in business, industry, higher education, voluntary agencies, government, and private health care settings.
Scheme of Exam
Two certification programmes will be offered during the course and the decision on the subject for certification will be the prerogative of Amrita centre for public health.
|Total Seats||Duration||Conditions of Eligibility for Admission to the Course|
|20||Two Years||For Indian Students :-
The minimum percentage for eligibility to the course is 50%
Sponsored students (Government of Kerala, Govt. of India & Non-government organizations) : One seat each will be earmarked for these categories.
Age : The upper age limit was kept as 40 and for government sponsored candidates it will be as per government norms.
The Eligibility criteria for the course are as follows:
Demonstrated work experience in a healthcare-related field is highly desirable.
Duration of the course
Special Features of the course:
Selection is based on the Marks obtained in the qualifying examination and Personal Interview and group discussion.
Candidates should submit applications by online mode only.
Online Application Fees: Rs. 750/- (Rupees Seven Hundred and Fifty Only)
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|First Year Other Fees (in INR)||Annual Hostel and Mess Fees (in INR)|
|Admission Cancellation and Fee Refund Policy|
|Withdrawal requests received within 30 days after the formally notified admission.||Tuition fees & Caution deposit is refundable.
Rs. 5000/- as maximum processing charge can be deducted.
|*Note : In the event of a student leaving midstream other than on bonafide medical grounds, the student is liable to pay the remaining fee for entire course as stated in the prospectus in order to indemnify the institution for the loss of seat.|
For any course related enquiries
Dr. Beena K. V.
Head of Public Health department
For Admission & Other Enquiries
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Elamakkara
Medical College Building, 3rd Floor
Contact Numbers: 0484 285 8349,
0484 285 8167,
0484 285 8166,
0484 285 8383,
0484 285 8153,
0484 285 6147