MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH (MPH)

University of Lahore

The University Institute of Public Health is a pioneer Institute of the University of Lahore among private sector a Universities for the award of Master of Public Health since 1999. It is a two years post graduate professional degree program comprising of 4-semesters. During the first three semesters, the course work of 49 credit hours are studied and in the fourth semester 10 credit hours of research and thesis dissertation has to be completed. Public Health is a joint venture public Health Physicians and organized by the society, to protect, promote and restore the health of the public at large through collective social actions. Public Health paradigm changes with the changing need, technologies, values and the objectives for the reduction in the magnitude of disease problem/disease load/disease burden, preventive and early deaths and to relieve the community from discomfort, disability and sufferings. The teaching faculty is highly qualified, trained and specialized.

Degree

Requirements

16 Year of Education, MBBS, BDS, Pharm-D, DPT, DNNS, DMLS, Nursing and degree programs (4/5-years).

Why this

Degree

Students learn through a wide variety of courses, exercises, assignments and skills that help them in the problem solving situations faced by the community/society. After qualifying the MPH degree, they are eligible for promotion in Public and private sector Institutions.

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 FPH610
Foundations of Public Health
3    
2 BE611
Basic Epidemiology
2    
3 BB612
Basic Biostatistics
2    
4 HP613
Health Promotion
3    
5 CCD614
Communicable and Non-communicable Diseases
3    
6 FQR615 Foundation of Qualitative Research 2    
7 HSA616
Health System Analysis 3    
           
Semester 2
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 RR620
Research Process Part I
2

2 RH621
Reproductive Health
2

3 CH622
Child Health
3

4 AEB623
Applied Epidemiology & Biostatistics
2

5 HSM624
Health System Management
2

6 HPL625
Health Planning
3

7 IPD626 Introduction to Population Dynamics 2    
8 IEH627
Introduction to Environmental  Health
2    
           
Semester 3
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 RR630
Research Process Part II
2

2 CBRHI631
Community Based Reproductive Health Interventions
4

3 HM632
Hospital Management
4

4 OH633
Occupational Health
4

5 RRPD634
Research Project and Dissertation
6

           
           
Semester 4
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 RRP640

Practicum (On Job assignment)
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Offered at Campuses
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2 Years
02:00am -05:00pm Monday to Friday

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