Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program in Public Health
PhD at IPH, Bengaluru
The PhD program at IPH, Bengaluru is a PhD through research to be completed in a minimum of three years. This is based on original research conducted during the PhD and requires peer-reviewed publications during the course of the research. Coursework is tailored to the individual’s experience and needs and requirement are based on the UGC choice based credit system. One credit is equivalent to one hour of teaching (lecture or tutorial) or two hours of practical work/field work per week.
A minimum of 120 credit hours of coursework is required and includes essential courses plus a choice of coursework relevant to the field of PhD research.
PhD defence: Prashanth N S
PhD defence: Upendra Bhojani
PhD defence: Dorothy Lall
PhD defence: Mrs. Vijayashree H. Yellappa
Meet our present PhD scholars
PhD Topic – Neighbourhood disadvantage and access to healthcare: The case of sickle cell disease in two Adivasi communities in central and southern India
PhD Topic – Exploring Socio-cultural & Historical aspects of Substance use among Soliga Tribes.
Cluster – Health Equity