Mangaluru: How Masters of Public Health degree at Yenepoya can transform students’ life?

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Mangaluru, May 15: A Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is a postgraduate programme at the department of public health at Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) in association with Edward & Cynthia Institute of Public Health which is an advanced technical cooperation center that provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to become public health professionals.

It is a comprehensive program that covers a broad range of topics related to public health, including epidemiology, biostatistics, environmental health, health policy and management, social and behavioral sciences and global health.

Doing a MPH after bachelor’s degree is one of the best thing one can think of.

Career scope

One of the most significant benefits of obtaining an MPH degree is the career opportunities it can open up. Public health is a vast field, and an MPH degree can lead to various career paths, such as:

Epidemiologist: An epidemiologist studies the distribution and causes of diseases in populations and among community settings. They use statistical methods to analyze data and develop strategies to prevent and control the spread of diseases.

Health policy analyst: A health policy analyst analyzes healthcare policies and their impact on public health, and develops recommendations for improving health policies.

Public health administrator: A public health administrator manages public health programmes and organizations, and develops policies and procedures to improve health outcomes.

Health educator: A health educator develops and implements educational programmes to promote healthy behaviors and prevent diseases.

These are just a few examples of the many career paths available to individuals with an MPH degree. With an MPH degree, one can make a significant impact on public health, and help improve the lives of people in the community and around the world.

An MPH degree helps one to work as a consultant in government departments, United Nations Agencies, corporate companies, research institutions, academic set ups, civil society, pharmaceutical firms and international organizations.
One can switch between any sectors at any time of their career and can travel anywhere in the world and work anywhere in the world with an MPH degree.

Career growth and scale

Another advantage of obtaining an MPH degree is the potential for higher salaries. Public health professionals are in high demand, and many organizations offer competitive salaries and benefits packages to attract top talent. Entry level salaries in India usually start above Rs 3,50,000-Rs4,00,000 annually and rises up based on the skill set of individuals concerned.

Furthermore, many public health careers offer opportunities for advancement and higher salaries. With experience and additional education, public health professionals can move into leadership positions, such as department heads or program directors, which can lead to even higher salaries.

Networking opportunities

Obtaining an MPH degree also provides opportunities for networking with other public health professionals. Yenepoya’s MPH programme is designed to build you for the industry and train students with practical experience which cannot be compared anywhere in the country or even in the Asia Pacific region. Global networking opportunity exists through the shared network of CHD Group worldwide.

Improved skills and knowledge

Obtaining an MPH degree can also improve one’s skills and knowledge in various areas related to public health. MPH programmes cover a broad range of topics, such as epidemiology, biostatistics, environmental health, health policy and management, social and behavioral sciences, and global health. This interdisciplinary approach provides students with a comprehensive understanding of public health and prepares them for a variety of career paths.

MPH programmes also provide opportunities for students to develop practical skills, such as data analysis, research, communication, and leadership. These skills are essential for public health professionals, as they are required to analyze data, communicate effectively with stakeholders, and lead public health initiatives.

Personal fulfillment

Finally, obtaining an MPH degree can provide personal fulfillment. Public health is a rewarding field that allows individuals to make a significant impact on the health and well-being of their communities. Working in public health can provide a sense of purpose and satisfaction, as individuals are contributing to the greater good and making a positive difference in the lives of others.

Job placement

Yenepoya’s placement teams will support for placement assistance globally.


Anyone who has completed their bachelor’s degree can sign up for a Masters of Public Health (MPH) at Yenepoya (Deemed to be University).

Limited intake available hence first cum first is being prioritized.

For admissions, call: 7619633674/9699789383









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  • Dr Kusuma Kumari Gunji MBBS DGO, Nellore Kodyadka

    Tue, May 16 2023

    Yes its a good degree to have

    Reply Report Abuse Agree

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