Bachelor of Public Health (BPH) is an undergraduate programme in the field of public health sciences. The duration of the programme is of 3 years inclusive of industrial visits, research projects and internship. A personality obsessed with health and well-being inspired to support others, and love research and education make an excellent candidate for a BPH programme. When considering a future in public health it is important to understand that scientific research and education are the backbones of the profession. The ability to conduct scientific research and translate it into accessible and understandable data is one of the highest qualities in public health. Many students use the BPH as a platform to continue their education in the field of medical, nursing, pharmacy or continue their education (Master’s Degree). In BPH the students also study human anatomy, diseases, and other relevant subjects like women’s health, child & adolescents’ health and nutrition. After completing the BPH programme, a student has the potential to work with public health organizations, in critical care, child-care, maternity care and nutrition consultant.
The Bachelor of Science of Public Health student will be able to:
- Assess individual and community needs, assets and capacity for health education
- Plan effective health education programs
- Implement effective health education programs
- Conduct evaluation and research related to health education
- Administer and manage health education programs
- Serve as a Health Education Resource Person
- Communicate and advocate for health and health education
- Assess individual and community needs for health Accessing existing health related data.
- Plan Health Education Strategies, Interventions, and Programs. Identify populations for health education programs.
- Implement Health Education Strategies, Interventions, and Programs.
- Develop plans for evaluation and research.
Bachelor’s degrees in public health will provide an individual with extensive knowledge in the field of public health due to which there are various career options which the student can choose after successfully clearing the degree. In addition to working in healthcare organizations and government projects, students can also work with international organizations for public health services. An excellent way to use a Bachelor degree in public health is to join a local or state public health organization.
Some of the major recruiters of BPH Course are shown below:-
- Indian Council of Medical Research
- Public Health Foundation of India
- World Health Organization
- Jhpiego India
- Apollo Foundation
- Population Services International (PSI)
- INCLEN Trust International
- SELCO Foundation
Intermediate (10+2) or its equivalent in PCB stream with a minimum of 50 % marks.
|01.||General Anatomy- I|
|06.||General Anatomy- I Practical|
|07.||General Physiology-I Practical|
|08.||General Biochemistry Practical|
|09.||Computer Applications Practical|
|01.||General Anatomy- II|
|05.||Introduction to Health Care/First Aid|
|06.||General Anatomy- II Practical|
|07.||General Physiology-II Practical|
|08.||Introduction to Health Care/First Aid Practical|
|01.||Introduction to Public Health|
|02.||Medical Anthropology and Sociology|
|03.||Introduction of Research Methods in Public Health|
|04.||Communications and Counseling|
|01.||Basics of Epidemiology|
|02.||Health Care Financing|
|03.||Fundamentals of Environmental Health|
|04.||Health System Development|
|05.||Demography and Population Science|
|01.||Project Planning and Management|
|02.||Fundamentals of Health Information Management|
|03.||Public Health Law and Ethics|
|04.||Public Health Nutrition|
|06.||Public Health Nutrition – Practical|
|01.||Adolescence and Mental Health Program|
|02.||Malaria Prevention and Control Program|
|03.||Health Education and Promotion|
|04.||Health Care of Community and Intervention|
|05.||Health Planning and Policy Development|
|07.||Project Work- I|
|01.||Special Internship with Research Project|
How to Apply
If the programme fascinates you yet you are not able to decide upon the right one to choose, you can acquire our Free Tele Counselling session. In case you have any issues or queries regarding the admission, you can fill out the Admission Enquiry form and we shall reach out to you within 24 hours. If you have made up your mind about going ahead with the program, you can fill out the Online Application Form.
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