IGNOU Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM)

IGNOU Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM) programme is a 32 credit programme which includes 18 credits of theory and 14 credits of practical.It also includes the project work as well.The main focus of this programme is to improve the managerial skills of Hospital for the effective and efficient performance of the Hospitals. The  programme was launched in January 2001. This programme is now availbale at 23 study centres.

You can get the Common Prospectus from the Registrar (SR&E), IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-110068 and from Regional Centres, Study Centres, and IGNOU ARMY, NAVY, AIR FORCE AND ASSAM RIFLES Recognised Regional Centres. or you can Click here for Common Prospectus to know more details about the course. For more details about the programme : Click Here

Admision Eligibility :  IGNOU provides the eligibilites for the different categories of the target group.These are as follows :

  • Medical/ Dental graduates from a Medical Dental Institute of India or other countries recognised by the Medical Council of India (MCI) or the Dental Council of India.
  • Graduates in the Indian system of Medicine, Homeopathy, Nursing and Pharmacy, recognised by the respective Council, with three years of hospital experience.
  • Graduates holding M.B.A. Degree or P.G. Diploma in Financial, Material or Personal Management, with five years of hospital experience.
Course Fee: The total course fee is Rs. 11,000/-. (Please confirm the fees with your nearest IGNOU Regional Centre as it might have been changed.)

The minimum duration required to complete for this programme is 1 year and the maximum duration for this course is 3 years.Also there is no bar on minimum and maximum age required  to get admission in this programme.

IGNOU PGDHHM Courses & Syllabus :

 CourseCode  Course Name  Credits
 PGDHHM-001  Introduction to Management-I  3
 PGDHHM-002  Introduction to Management-II  3
 PGDHHM-003  Organisation and Management of Hospitals  3
 PGDHHM-004  Clinical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services  3
 PGDHHM-005  Support and Utility Services and Risk  3
 PGDHHM-006  Health System Management  3
 Project (HM)  Project Work  2

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