Ph.D. Public Health (Evening Program)

Ph.D. is a minimum of three years program that can be extended up to 5 years. A candidate will take 18 credit hours course work followed by 48 Credit hour dissertation. Prior to being eligible to write a dissertation, a student must clear a comprehensive written examination and a viva voce. The language of instruction and dissertation is English.

Ph.D. dissertation is evaluated by both national and international external evaluators.

ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION
MPhil/MS in any Public health discipline from a PMDC/HEC recognized university.
MPhil/MS/FCPS in community medicine.
SELECTION PROCEDURE
Written test 40 marks
Academic Qualifications 40 marks
Interview 10 marks
Publication (One mark each) 05 marks
Professional Experience (one mark per year) 05 marks
No. of Seats 10
PROGRAM STRUCTURE:
Duration 3 years
Total Credit Hours 66
Course work 18 CH
Research Work 48 CH
SEMESTER-I
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PH 701 Advance Epidemiology 03
PH 702 Advanced Quantitative Research Methods in Public Health 03
  PH 703   International Health 03
SEMESTER-II Credit Hours 
PH 704 Advanced Qualitative Research Methods in Public Health 03
PH 705 Public Health Ethics 03
PH 706 Qualifying Paper/Synopsis Writing 03
PH 711 Thesis Writing 48