PG Diploma in Hospital & Heath Management through Distance Learning

As demand for doctors with managerial skills has increased by significant level in the recent past, there is a growing demand amongst young graduates to pursue a correspondence PG diploma in hospital and health management.

List of Institutes that Offer this Course

Some of the popular institutes approved by AICTE, which offer PG diploma courses in hospital and health management through distance education method are as follows:

University Contact Details
IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University) : Maidan Garhi, Delhi – 110 068Phone – 91-11-2953 5924-32

Fax : 91-11-2953 2312

Email :

Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences Senapati Bapat Road,Pune 411004 (INDIA).Tel. +91-9552599863



Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya Distance Education Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya,Bhopal Hoshangabad Road Bhopal-26Telephone No.–0755-2491888, 2491786
The Indian Institute of Health Management (IHMR)- Jaipur Institute of Health Management Research1, Prabhu Dayal Marg,Sanganer Airport, Jaipur – 302 011

Phone: 91-141-3924700,(30 lines)

Fax: 91-141-3924738



Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College for Women and Hospital New Medical College Building,Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyanagar,Sector 5 , Nerul,

Navi Mumbai – 400706

Maharashtra India

Tel: 91 22 27709218

91 22 27702218

91 22 27877352

91 22 27709227

Fax: 91 22 27709576

E Mail:

National Institute of Health and Family Welfare Baba Gang Nath Marg,Munirka, New Delhi-110067.Phones: 91-11-2616 5959, 91-11-2616 6441, 91-11-2618 8485, 91-11-2610 7773

Fax: 91-11-2610 1623

E-Mail: Web Site:

IIHMR The Indian Institute of Health Management Research (Society) 1, Prabhu Dayal Marg, Sanganer Airport, Jaipur – 302011.Phone(s) – +91-141-2791431-32, 3924700Fax – +91-141-3924738

Email :

Amity Institute Delhi/Noida CampusBlock – J2, Ground FloorAmity University Campus

Sector-125, Noida – 201 303 (UP)

TATA Institute of Social Sciences TISS – Mumbai Mumbai:P.O. Box 8313,Deonar,

Mumbai 400 088.

Tuljapur: P.O. Box 09 ,

Tuljapur, Dist.

Osmanabad 413 601.


Annamalai University Annamalainagar Tamil Nadu-608002Phone : 04144-38610Fax : 04144-38987


Manonmaniam Sundaranar University Abishekapatti, Thirunelveli – 12. Tamil NaduPhone : 0462-33741, 338721Fax : 0462-334363, 322973

Email :

Website :

Madurai Kamaraj University – Madurai, Tamil Nadu Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University (1991)Red Cross Bhawan, Shivaji Nagar, Bhopal-462016,Madhya Pradesh,


Tel.: 91-755-550606

Fax: 91-755-550606

E-mail :

U.P.Rajarshi Tandon Open University 17, Maharshi Dayanand Marg (Thornhill Road),Allahabad -21100,Uttar Pradesh,


Tel.: 91-532-621839

Fax: 91-532-621839

E-mail :

List of Overseas Institutes Offering this Course

If you want to have an international degree in hospital and health management, then pursuing a course through distance learning from an overseas institute can be done.

Some popular overseas institutes that offer PG diploma in hospital and health management are as follows:

University Contact Details
The University of Auckland – New Zealand  22 Princes Street Auckland 1010, New Zealand(09) 373 7999


McGill University – Canada  James Administration Building845 Sherbrooke Street West

Montreal, Quebec H3A 3R1


Australian National University – Australia  The Australian National UniversityCanberra ACT 0200


Telephone: 1800 620 032



Eligibility Criteria for the Course

Admission to this course is offered to candidates who have completed graduation degree in medicine (Allopathy, Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Siddha, Unani, Yoga and Naturopathy). Applicants with an MBA degree or a PG diploma in Personal, Material or Finance Management, with 5 years of hospital experience are also considered for admission. Some private institutes offer admission to graduates (preference given to candidates having a degree in biological sciences or medicine), who have secured a minimum of 50% in aggregate. Some institutes may also conduct entrance examination and/or personal interview. The admission procedure varies from one institute to another.

Duration of the Course

The duration of this course is generally 1 year. However, under the distance mode, students get the flexibility to extend it until 3 years. Some institutes also offer this PG diploma for a course duration of minimum 2 years.

Career Prospects

After completion of the course, you can get employment in government and private hospitals, nursing homes and other health sectors.

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