The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is a public private initiative that has collaboratively evolved through consultations with multiple constituencies including Indian and international academia, state and central governments, multi & bi-lateral agencies and civil society groups. PHFI is a response to redress the limited institutional capacity in
Structured as an independent foundation, PHFI adopts a broad, integrative approach to public health, tailoring its endeavours to Indian conditions and bearing relevance to countries facing similar challenges and concerns. The PHFI focuses on broad dimensions of public health that encompass promotive, preventive and therapeutic services, many of which are frequently lost sight of in policy planning as well as in popular understanding.
The Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh, launched PHFI on March 28, 2006 at
Applicants should have at least a Bachelor's degree in Public health / Medicine/ Dentistry/ Nursing/ Pharmacy/ Psychology/ Biological Sciences/ Social Sciences/ Allied Health Sciences or equivalent
Course outline: 30 Credits
The course fee is Rs.33000/- for Indian candidates. The international candidates will have to pay an amount of USD 1100 towards their course fee
This fee is inclusive of complimentary reading material provided during the course work and is non-refundable
Application forms are downloadable from www.phfi.org. To apply for admission, please submit the following before last date mentioned on the website
i) Filled application form
ii) Current resume
iii) Copy of Educational Degree/Diploma/Certificates
iv) A Copy of valid ID Proof
v) A copy of nomination letter (in case of nominated candidate)
Application forms with scanned supporting documents can be submitted via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to 'Course Coordinator- PGD-HP, Public Health Foundation of India, PHD House, 2nd Floor, August Kranti Marg, New Delhi - 110016'
Accepted candidates will be informed via email and asked to submit the fee
For more details, please download the course brochure and application form