The Masters in Public Health (MPH) is a highly innovative and specialized programme of study developed by the Jindal School of Public Health and Human Development (JSPH). The MPH is a research-intensive two-year postgraduate degree programme that enables students to attain foundational training, skills, and competencies to embark on a career in public health. The programme introduces students to a multiplicity of approaches and seeks to build competencies through a range of core courses, electives, specializations, dissertation, and capstone options.
While both science and non-science graduates are eligible, the programme will also be useful for mid-career professionals working in health and other settings.
The programme is open to both international students and students from India. With reference to India, students with degrees in Medicine, AYUSH, Dentistry, Veterinary Sciences, Allied and Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Statistics, Biostatistics, Demography, Population Studies, Nutrition, Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology, and Social Work as well as any other related degree would be eligible. Foreign Medical Graduates who have not yet qualified FMG exam are encouraged to apply.
Countries Represented by Students
Faculty Student Ratio
Professor & Dean
B.A. in law, Stanford University
M.A., Harvard University
Chief Compliance Officer,
Professor & Vice Dean M.P.T.
Professor and Vice Dean
B.A. , M.A., Delhi University
M.Sc., University College London, UK
ScD, Harvard University, USA
B.A., University of Mumbai
M.S., TISS, Mumbai
D.Phil., University College London
M.Sc. (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London);
Ph.D. (Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai)
M.B.B.S. (West Bengal University of Health Sciences);
Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania)
JSPH attaches a high priority to establishing international collaborations with multiple world-class universities and institutions around the world. Intellectually engaging and professionally relevant teaching, learning, and research work lie at the heart of the partnerships that JSPH seeks to forge with top global institutions with which JGU has already established collaboration.
Successful completion of a Bachelor's degree in any stream from a recognized university in India or abroad. Students with a Foreign Medical Degree (without FMGE Qualified) are encouraged to apply. Please note: Students with any other international Bachelor's degree, must submit an equivalency certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).