Eligibility Criteria, Available Seats, Entrance examination model, Fees other Information - MPH (BPKIHS) 2017
B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences is a leading Health Sciences University of Nepal. It is known around the globe by virtue of its innovative curricula. Every year BPKIHS gets substantial number of candidates to enroll in its academic programs. Its educational philosophy was conceptualized by eminent medical educationists from Nepal, India & various international communities including WHO.
BPKIHS was established on January 18, 1993 and subsequently upgraded to an autonomous Health Sciences University on October 28, 1998 with a mandate to work towards developing socially responsible and competent health workforce, providing health care and engaging in health research.
The School of Public Health was established in 2005 and it is running a two year MPH program.
BPKIHS has postgraduate, undergraduate, and university certificate programs. It has four colleges: Medical, Dental, Nursing, and Public Health. Its Central Teaching Hospital has 733 beds and well established major clinical and basic sciences departments.
- BPKIHS is a leading scientific institution in Nepal.
- Among the medical institutions of Nepal, the faculty members at BPKIHS publish maximum number of scientific articles in national and international reputed periodicals and journals. It has made BPKIHS well known worldwide in the field of biomedical and educational research.
a) Bachelor degree in any health related sciences from recognized university (e.g. Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Public Health, Biological Sciences, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Laboratory, Physiotherapy, Ayurveda and Optometry) with one year work experience.
b) 4 years bachelor degree or 16-years of education in any social or management sciences from recognized university (e.g. Sociology, Population Studies, Management, Economics, Psychology, Anthropology and Social Work) with two year work experience.
- Work experience in recognized public or private health or developmental organization or in teaching institutes/universities related to health sciences is mandatory.
- Work experience is not mandatory for Medicine, Dentistry and Public Health graduates.
MPH The Entrance examination will be of 3 hours duration with 200 single best response multiple choice questions carrying 200 marks. A master merit list of all candidates who appeared in the entrance examination and scored at least 50% marks (cut-off mark) will be drawn. There is no negative marking. The Entrance Examination is common for both Nepalese and International candidates. The subjects from where the questions will be asked are:
Health Related 80
Research Methodology 60
General Knowledge & Aptitude on Public Health 20
Total 200Notice for Admission (MPH & other Programs) - B.P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (16th May 2017)