PhD in Public Health (90 Credits & 110 credits)



Our PhD public health is an online program that helps you gain the specialization necessary to obtain a research position within the medical field or to gain employ in the highest levels of the domain; as a research director or an administrative manager.

The skills learned in our doctoral program in public health are extremely valuable to modern health organizations of all types and levels of complexity. Our program is designed with a unique multi-disciplinary approach and help students address the challenges in the public health sector successfully.

90 Credits – 3 Years
110 Credits – 3.5 Years
  • Master degree in Public Health/Medical Science from recognized university – 90 credits
  • Master degree in Health Science from recognized university – 110 credits

What do you gain?

As a part of our PhD program, you will be required to undertake research, and gain the skills required to confront some of the biggest health concerns facing the world today. You will also learn how to assimilate views from several disciplines as well as learn how to use research to assess, design, and implement public health policies, programs, and services.

Our program enables you to use research to improve the organization of healthcare systems and health promotion programs. Moreover, our students are encouraged to become involved in cohort studies, clinical experiments and community projects. You will work with experts in the field of public health during collaborative publications and projects.


90 Credits

  • Sl. No. Theory Credits
    1 Principles and Applied Epidemiology 4
    2 Research Methodology 4
    3 Applied Biostatistics 4
    Capstone Project 2
    4 Public Health Management 4
    5 Population and family health 4
    6 Health Economics & Health Financing 4
    7 Research Work 64
    8, 9, 10 Term 1 report & Approval by Guide
    11, 12, 13 Term 2 report & Approval / Journal Publications / E-conference
    14, 15 Term 3 report & Approval / Journal Publications / E-conference
    16 Synopsis
    17 Thesis verification and submission
    18 Viva voce
    Total Credits 90

110 Credits

  • Sl. No. Theory Credits
    1 Introduction to Public Health Practice 4
    2 Epidemiology 4
    Capstone Project – I 2
    3 Social and Behavioral Health 4
    4 Environmental Health 4
    Capstone Project – II 2
    5 Principles and Applied Epidemiology 4
    6 Research Methodology 4
    7 Applied Biostatistics 4
    8 Public Health Management 4
    9 Population and family health 4
    10 Health Economics & Health Financing 4
    11 Research work 10
    12, 13 Term 1 report & Approval / Journal Publications / E-conference
    14, 15 Term 2 report & Approval / Journal Publications / E-conference
    16, 17 Term 3 report & Approval / Journal Publications / E-conference
    18, 19 Synopsis 6
    20 Thesis verification and submission 50
    21 Viva voce
    Total Credits 110

Why Choose Us?

Texila American University, is a Tier-1 private university that offers quality higher education in the public health domain. Our PhD degree is respected and recognized wold-wide and we offer affordable costs and excellent support services for international students as well.

Teaching Method

We at Texila use BBRRIICCSS Method. BBRRIICCSS (BRICS) is a uniquely designed teaching learning methodology designed for the distance and online learning program where students will learn the subjects in blocks. Block based learning is dedicated learning of one subject at a time, which focuses on more immersed learning. Each block is for 2 months or 8 weeks.



Doctoral Structure

Our PhD in General Business Management program is designed to remove roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation process. This unique approach centers on supporting you in three ways: through program structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and online resources. To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll begin your dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support team, and online resources will help guide you every step of the way.

Doctoral Structure

Career Path

The PhD in Public health prepares you for a research career as examine issues affecting public health in

  • Global Health Professional
  • Consultant
  • Perhaps as a Public Health Policy Advisor
  • Doctoral Health and Safety Engineer
  • Environmental Scientists
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Biostatistician
  • Community Health Worker
  • Health Educator
  • Health Specialties Teacher
  • Healthcare Social Worker
  • Natural Sciences Manager
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Worker
  • Mental Health Counsellor
  • Medical and Health Services Manager
  • Public Health Nurse

Public health professionals are employed in both private and public sector organizations and can work in hospitals and universities with high salary packages.

Faculty and Support

At Texila, we pride ourselves in being able to provide you with experienced, international faculty and world-class support.

Online Resources

We understand that academic resources are a key aspect to succeeding in your doctoral program, and keeping this is mind, we ensure that our online resources are always up to date and of the highest quality.

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