PhD in Public Health Online


In an academic partnership with the University of Central Nicaragua, Texila American University offers a PhD in public health online.

  • Well-structured, international standard curriculum
  • Gain proficiency to become a public health professional
  • Complete the online PhD program in public health with ease

TAU’s acclaimed PhD in public health online is provided on a par with the regular program as this PhD in public health blends the flexibility of online learning with extensive research to build your expertise and skills and become a more effective public health professional. Earning a PhD in public health will fetch you a better opportunity in the public health sector.


90 Credits – 3 Years
110 Credits – 3.5 Years


90 Credits

  • A Master’s Degree in Public Health or Medical Science from Recognized University

110 Credits

  • A Master’s Degree in Health Science from a Recognized University

What Do You Gain?

  • Critically evaluate the interdisciplinary role of stakeholders in the application and evaluation of population-based public health strategies
  • Evaluate strategies to educate and impact public health implementations
  • Apply advanced research methods to investigate public health issues and challenges
  • Evaluate evidence-based research and cases used in public health
  • Implement strategic and efficient skills to promote public health advocacy and policy and impact social changes positively
  • Use assessment techniques to execute better solutions to problems prevailing in your community public health

Course Structure

Block Subjects Credits
I Principles and Applied Epidemiology 4
II Research Methodology 4
III Applied Biostatistics 4
Capstone Project 2
IV Public Health Management 4
V Population and family health 4
VI Health Economics and Health Financing 4
VII-XVIII Research Work 64
Total Credits 90

Why Choose Us?

Texila American University is the best university that offers a range of online programs for working professionals. TAU strives to offer quality higher education in the public health domain. Our PhD degrees are affordable and recognized worldwide. We offer excellent support services for international students as well.

Teaching Method

TAU’s online programs are delivered through a uniquely designed teaching/learning methodology, the BBRRIICCSS model, exclusively designed for the distance and online learning program (DBLP). This model helps students learn the subjects in blocks. Each block lasts 2 months or 8 weeks, where students concentrate on one subject at a time. This methodology is followed for TAU’s all DBLPs as a way to help students learn the subjects online with more focus.


Doctoral Structure

Our PhD in Public Health 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 on being able to provide you with experienced, international faculty, and world-class support.


Our faculty members come from international backgrounds and are committed to ensuring your period of study. They are advising and guiding the students to complete their Academic Requirements on time. Our prime focus is to deliver timely and constructive feedback to complete the program successfully.

Student Mentors

Our Student Mentors are experts in delivering the academic support, and they are specifically assigned to help you on completion of academic requirements on time, they will assist and guide students on academic issues whenever required.

Academic Advisors

Our academic advisors will guide, develop, and manage comprehensive academic activities, also render the faculty support to the students on submission and evaluation to complete the program on time.

Academic Head

Our experienced academic heads provide expert guidance to our students to ensure that their period of study is smooth and effortless. They provide guidance in all subject matters and can be reached either through emails, skype, or telephone calls.

Online Resources

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


Our e-journals are published periodically and is accessible to all our students. Since 2012, we have developed an extensive collection of journals that will be extremely useful for your thesis and dissertation research and planning.

Thesis/Dissertation Support

A successful dissertation requires both extensive research and planning. With the help of our dissertation and academic planning tools, you will be able to identify focus areas and successfully create noteworthy research papers and dissertations.

Apply Now

Please provide details below and we will mail you the details for Tuition Fees and Scholarships.

course after mbbs

Student Testimonials

Hear From Our Student


What is Public health?

Public health is the science of protecting and improving the health of people and their communities. This work is achieved by promoting healthy lifestyles, researching disease and injury prevention, and detecting, preventing, and responding to infectious diseases.

Why should I study Public health?

They are able to make a global presence by guiding public policy and international programs aimed towards improving health in developing nations and preventing disease outbreaks. Knowing that they are making a lifelong difference can be the most rewarding reason to study public health.

Is Public health a Good Career?

Yes, it is, public health jobs are plentiful and fulfilling across the globe. A public health professional salary will always better as the demand is increasing continuously. Public health professionals have opportunities in multiple sectors including health care, non-governmental organization, government agencies, and a lot.

Are Public health jobs in demand?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the overall job growth is expected to be between 10 and 21 percent through 2022, depending on the public health field. An increasing number of professionals trained in public health principles are now finding jobs in diverse medical and business fields.

What is the Eligibility Criteria to do PhD in Public health?

Master degree in Public Health/Medical Science from a recognized university - 90 credits
Master degree in Health Science from a recognized university - 110 credits

What is the difference between 90 and 110 credits?

PhD-90 Credit program is for MPH Graduates
PhD-120 Credit Program for other allied health professionals with master's degrees wanted to do a PhD in public health. Where they will get additional 20 credit Public Health foundation courses

What is the major curriculum difference between PhD in Public health 90 credits and 110 credits ?

This 6 months difference between 90 and 110 credits allow students to study the bridge course on the foundation of Public health.

What is the Career prospects if I complete PhD in Public health?

Jobs could include: -
Public Health Program
Biostatistician Behavioral
Policy Developer
Public Health Administrator
Nutritionist and Epidemiologist
Possible Employers Include Colleges and Universities

What is the mode of Payment?

Students can pay in three options,
1. Bank Transfer / Wire Transfer
2. Online Payment Gateway
3. PayPal payment

Is the Payment done through one time?

There are 3 types of payment plans available.
1. Installment plan
2. Yearly plan
3. Complete Tuition fee payment plan

What is the Eligibility Criteria to do Doctor of Public health Administration?

DPHA - Any master's degree with a minimum of 5 years of Administrative experience in Public Health Sectors.

How much is the Fees involved for Doctor of Public health Administration?

Actual Tuition Fee - $8700
Total Tuition Fee after Scholarship - $7700
Note: $1000 Scholarship for the upcoming intake

What is the Career prospects if I complete Doctor of Public health Administration?

Jobs could include: -
Public Health Program
Behavioral Scientist
Policy Developer
Public Health Administrator
Nutritionist and Epidemiologist
Possible Employers Include Colleges and Universities

Copy link
Powered by Social Snap