Tamil Nadu MGR Medical University invites application for POST GRADUATE DEGREE IN M.Sc PUBLIC HEALTH 2017 session
Last date for receipt of filled in Application Form completed in all respects 11.08.2017
Number of seats : Sixteen (16) Duration : 2 (Two) years – Full time Course
Course ObjectivesOn completion of MSc (PH) course, candidate as a public health professional should be able to: 1. Identify and prioritize key public health issues. 2. Understand the principles involved in the management of health service organizations and in planning the development of health services 3. Conduct critical assessment in specific domains of public health 4. Do research in accordance with ethical principles relevant to public health work.
The proposed programme would tie-up with Directorate of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (DPHPM) and its extended facilities. At the DPHPM the students will have an exposure to public health
programmes that include National Health Mission, disease control/surveillance programmes. The extended facilities include Institute of Public Health [IPH] (Poonamallee) /Institute of Vector Control and Zoonosis (Hosur) and all the Public Health training institutes across the State would be utilised as appropriate. The programme will have partnership with medical colleges and its clinic facilities.
QualificationBachelor degree in health or health-related programs such as Medicine (MBBS), Dentistry (BDS), AYUSH (BAMS, BUMS, BSMS, BNYS, BHMS), Veterinary, Nursing, Physio/Occupational Therapy and Pharmacy