A very good college to pursue master degree course in public health.I am very happy to pursue my career from IIPHG.Faculties are highly educated and all have experienced.They not not only busy in giving bookish knowledge,but they guide us and give us information about the current situation and current happenings in the world.There is no discrimination between the Junior and the senior in the the college campus.Seniors are very helpful for the freshers.
A very good college for those who want to pursue their career in public health.Our college has a good digital library and online subscriptions of more than 400 journals which are accessible for both the faculties and students as well.Every facility is available within the campus.We do not have to go out for our daily needs.Faculty members are also very supportive and at the same time very helpful.
Great experience and a very good college.Our college organizes various field visits for participant as a regular academic activity.This field visits are conducted as a part of course modules.This field visits helps us in gaining practical exposure.We are taken to various places as a part of these visits including civil hospitals, urban healthcare etc.
As part of the academics - field visits, guest lectures, journal clubs and seminars have been the integral part of our courses has value to the classsroom session.All of these helps us to gain practical exposure.Placement cell of our college assists the students in job placements in the self-sponsored participants of the various program.
The Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinagar was started on the World Health Day (7th April 2008). IIPH Gandhinagar is one of the institutions that were established under the umbrella of Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI). The 1st academic program commenced in the year 2008 i.e. Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM). The institute currently has 13 fulltime qualified and experienced faculties who are from diverse backgrounds associated to public health. The institute offers with several programs in related to public health. Some of courses it offers are -A.F.I.H. Course (Associate Fellow of Industrial Health), Associate Fellow of Industrial Health, short course on the Fundamentals of Health Economics, Health Financing and Insurance etc.
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The institute gives Scholarship to its students. Scholarships are provided by the institute under the Dr. PG Tulpule Scholarship Fund to encourage the students who registers in the PGDPHM program of PHFI and MMTC scholarship fund which provides scholarship to meritorious students who are from socially & economically deprived communities, for the (PGDPHM) program offered by IIPH.
Why to Join Indian Institute of Public Health?
1. Research and Academic Collaboration –
IIPH - G has developed research & academic collaborations with some of international institutes and universities like Karolinska Institute Sweden, Aberdeen University, UK, Aberdeen University, NRDC USA, Columbia University USA, and Boston University etc.
2. Training Programs and Workshops –
In order to train service managers in the fields related to Public health the institute organizes and conducts several short term training and workshops. The institute‘s activities like researches receives funding support from Karoliska Institute, IPH Bangalore, CSIR, NABARD, NRDC, etc. IIPH G also provides research based health policy recommendation to the Govt. of Gujarat. The faculty members are also on various Govt. committees, international advisory committees and NGO boards.