Bachelor of Public Health

Bachelor of Public Health

CMC is committed to bring out the best of its public health education through its teaching institution and community. This program is a 4 years course, which proposes a professional public health specialist.

A BPH Student bears the responsibility of providing leadership to the community and to the middle level health workers. BPH course aims to provide advanced knowledge and practical skills in primary health care to those who have qualified the certificate level programs in medicine, nursing, health sciences & also to other related professionals.

The Bachelor of Public Health (BPH) programme offered at Chitwan Medical College trains its graduates to deal with the health of the community and prevent diseases through organised community actions, information resources and education efforts.

BPH programme covers multidisciplinary approaches including health service management, epidemiology, public health administration and management. It also deals with these sub-fields: community health, behavioural health, health-economics, occupational health, public policy and environmental health along with biostatistics

Salient features of Bachelors of Public Health programme at Chitwan Medical College:

 

  • Extended community and organizational exposure.
  • Curriculum of Global Standards.
  • Experienced Faculties from diverse backgrounds.
  • Unlimited Access to printed library resources including digital resources.

 

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  1. Candidate should have completed 10+2 or intermediate of science or equivalent course with English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry as major subjects securing at least 50 per cent marks in each subject and in aggregate from a recognized college.
  2. Candidate (both Nepalese and foreign nationals) must have passed the entrance exam set by Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the same year candidate is seeking admission in.

 

CANDIDATE SELECTION PROCESS

Eligible candidates should appear for the entrance exam conducted by IOM, Exam section and the merit list will be published based on the marks secured in the entrance examination. The candidate selection and admission will then be done following the guidelines set by IOM (on merit basis and post-counseling sessions held by IOM).

Please check notices on website of IOM (www.iom.edu.np) for regular updates

For international students

  • International students should have an eligibility certificate from the concerned authority of their country, a valid student visa (if visa is required to stay in Nepal) and eligibility certificate issued by IoM or Ministry of Education of Nepal.

ADMISSION PROCEDURE

After fulfilling the aforementioned criteria, students have to visit CMC College along with the guardians and have to present the original copies of all the academic certificates. Thereafter, students have to fill up necessary documents and agreement papers as per the rules and requirements of CMC.

 

MEDICAL FITNESS

Successful candidates will have to undergo medical test by a Medical Board constituted by the College and must be declared fit for final admission.

[See attachment for the list of the investigations and vaccinations]

 

PROGRAM DETAILS

The course is of 4 academic years affiliated to Institute of Medicine (IOM), Tribhuvan University (TU). The students will follow the academic calendar prepared by the concerned department.

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TUITION FEES

As per TU rules

SCHOLARSHIP

There are limited numbers of scholarship seats available every year for this program for the deserving students (10% of the total approved seats for the academic year). The candidates, who study under scholarship scheme, are finalized during counseling sessions held by IOM. For further details regarding the counseling sessions, please check the website of IOM regularly.

PROGRAM CO-ORDINATOR

Mr Harish Chandra Ghimire

Ms Shakuntala Chapagain

Ms Amrita Poudel

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Please contact CMC Administration, Kailashnagar for further details

Phone no. +977 56520172