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Advanced PG Diploma in Public Health Research

Online Public Health Courses | Online Public Health Diploma | Public Health Training

Online Public Health Courses | Online Public Health Diploma | Public Health Training


Public Health is the scientific discipline of safeguarding and enhancing the well being of general public by means of education, promotion of healthy ways of life, and extensive study of diseases and injury prevention. Public health experts review the impact on health of genetics, individual choice and the surroundings so as to create plans that safeguard the health of your family and local community.
In general, public health is concerned with safeguarding the overall health of whole populations. These populations can vary in size from a small neighborhood, to as big as an entire nation.
Public health also caters to serve those people who live in remote areas that lack basic amenities to health facilities and improve their quality of life. Many organizations have initiated several public health projects that encourage countries to take part and focus on issues such as rights of humans, fight for justice, and other health-related programs that aid to create awareness of the many severe maladies that various communities and populations are faced with.
This Public Health Research Program examines some public health interventions thus delivering a new understanding of the advantages, expenses, acceptability and broader impacts of interventions supposed to enhance the health of the community and decrease inequalities in health. The program is comprehensive, and covers a wide range of study modules that explain in detail the various interventions that help to enhance public health.
It also stresses on public health administration which is the part of public health that focuses on management of people and initiatives relating to public health. This field of administration pertains to hypothesis and methods derived from a range of fields, chiefly management. To work as a public health administrator requires a thorough understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the personnel involved in this niche area.
Public health administration includes finance, human resources planning and management, performance metrics and improvement, marketing and communications, and sustaining relations with personnel in the media and local governmental bodies.

Course Structure

    TOTAL CREDITS: 32

    program curriculum

Course duration

Self Paced 6 to 8 months (Maximum duration 24 months)

A student enrolled in the Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Research Program (APGDPHR) is expected to study online for a minimum of fifteen hours per week.


Course Assessment

Course assessment involves online multiple choice questions for each lecture, followed by assignments for each study module.


Overall academic performance in the program is measured on a 4 point Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) scale. More information about this is available here: Evaluation System

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum eligibility criteria for Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Program (APGDPH) would include either of the following:

  • MBBS/BHMS/BAMS/BPT/MPT/BDS/Bachelor in Naturopathy & Veterinary Science /MD/MS.

  • Graduate/Postgraduate degree in Pharmacy/ Pharmaceutical Sciences.

  • Graduate/Postgraduate degree in Life Sciences (Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Biotechnology).

  • Graduate or equivalent degree in Nursing/Allied Health.

  • Students in their final year of graduation for the above courses may also apply.


Fee Structure

Course fee for all JLI courses is very reasonable. Please use our Course Fee Calculator below to know the course fee applicable to you.



If you are not sure about the fee applicable to you for Advanced Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Health Research (APGDPHR), please send an email to admissions@jli.edu.in or chat with our online counsellor.

For more details about the admission procedure please click here.


Academic Support

Throughout the course, the students can interact with the faculty and other students via the “Online Campus Tutoring Centre” to discuss any coursework related issues.


Each student enrolled in the Advanced Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Health Research (APGDPHR) is assigned a mentor throughout the course who will be a senior professional from the industry. Students are in close contact with the “Student Success Team” during this public health research course and thereafter as alumni. To know more about the “Student Success Team”, click here.


Optional Master's Upgrade

This program can be upgraded to a Master of Science in Health Management by submitting the difference in fee plus a transfer fee of USD 250/-. To know more about this program please click here.




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