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Post Graduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM)

Post Graduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management

Are you a medical or dental graduate and looking for postgraduate options in health management? Or, you are a simple graduate but passionate about making a career in hospital administration? In both cases, a course in Postgraduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management will do justice to your career. Read here for details.


With the rapid expansion in the healthcare industry and the growing numbers of new age hospitals in the country, the demand for professionals trained in hospital and healthcare management is seeing a new high. The course is for professionals who are already in the healthcare industry as doctors, practitioners, nurses, paramedical staff as well as for students who are from an altogether different field. A career in this field is very rewarding and with experience and hard work one can very well reach the top managerial positions within a short span of time.

This Diploma will enable students in getting information and knowledge related to organisation of healthcare system with a more detailed understanding of hospital maintenance. Personnel already working in Hospitals will be equipped with more in depth knowledge about the various departments involved in the administration. These Participants will acquire a sound basic knowledge of how Hospitals work.

Eligibility and course duration

Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university, but preferably from fields related to medical, dental, nursing, life sciences, pharmacy, homeopathy and other healthcare related fields. Those having degrees or diplomas in business administration, personnel, finance or material management are also preferred. Having some years of work experience in healthcare or in hospitals also works wonders.

Duration of this postgraduate course is 1 year.

Post Graduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM) 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


Post Graduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM) - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering Post Graduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM) course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
A.d.n. Institute of Paramedical SciencesIndira Gandhi National Open UniversityMaharashtra
Adesh Institute of Medical Science & Research, BathindaBaba Farid University of Health SciencesPunjab
All India Institute of Local Self Government (aiilsg) Ahmedabad CampusSaurashtra UniversityGujarat
Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management (BITM)Savitribai Phule Pune UniversityMaharashtra
D.s. Institute Of Paramedical Science & HospitalUttar Pradesh State Medical FacultyUttar Pradesh
Dr. N.G.P. Arts and Science CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Garware Institute Of Career Education And DevelopmentUniversity of MumbaiMaharashtra
Gayatri College of ManagementBiju Patnaik University of TechnologyOdisha
Goutham College of PhysiotherapyRajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesKarnataka
Guru Nanak Dev University CollegeGuru Nanak Dev UniversityPunjab
IILM Institute for Higher Education CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Indian Institute of Public Health BhubaneswarAutonomous CollegesOdisha
Indira Gandhi National Open UniversityIndira Gandhi National Open UniversityDelhi
KGiSL Institute of Information Management (IIM)Bharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Nehru Arts and Science CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Rajdhani Institute of Information TechnologyPunjab Technical UniversityOdisha
The Maharashtra Technical Education Society's College of Hospital Management.Savitribai Phule Pune UniversityMaharashtra
Vinayakrao Patil MahavidyalayaDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, AurangabadMaharashtra

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More about the course

The course program includes theory and practical classes along with project work. It aims in improving the managerial capacities of the students for an effective career in hospital administration. Along with theoretical knowledge you learn the practical skills and apply scientific principles towards managing men, material and money in a hospital or a healthcare setup. Managing human resources is an essential skill that you learn through this course. Other than that, you get to learn about managing the different units and departments in a health care facility for smooth functioning of its day to day operations. You get to learn on skills to see that the patients and the medical staff are in no way inconvenienced because of any lag on the part of the hospital administration. You also gain upon skills in communication, finance, information management and material handling through this course. Understanding clinical and non-clinical needs of patients, decision making and problem solving are the other skills that you pick up.

Job opportunities

As is very obvious, most of the jobs in this field are in the numerous hospitals, nursing homes, hospices, health care facilities, healthcare resorts, spas, consultancies and many more. In this respect you can get employed in both the private as well as government healthcare facilities. You can either get into administrative, managerial or consultative position in any of the healthcare organization in India and even abroad.

The holders of this diploma will have a better chance to spear head the healthcare and hospital management industry. Those people who completed this course will be considered for Medical and Health Service Managers. Hospital Managers, senior management positions in medical colleges and hospitals.

Post Graduate Diploma Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM) Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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