• TU Rector Prof. Dr. Sudha Tripathi visiting CDPH

  • Prof. Dr. Yogendra Pradhananga with Faculties and Master Program students 2019

  • Orientation of Master Programs, 2019

  • Master Programs 2018

  • Collaborative visit from Tampere University, Finland, 2019

  • Masters Students 2017 and Faculties

Central Department of Public Health

Message from the head

The Department, which is based in the premises of IoM, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, has an annual enrollment of close to a hundred candidates, including bachelors, masters and doctoral students of public health, health promotion and education, and public health nutrition. CDPH has more than 1500 alumni around the world (but mostly in Nepal) working to improve health outcomes for all through the many professional settings such as government offices, civil society, academics, international organization...

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Highlights

Our Courses

PhD in Public Health

PhD in Public Health

PhD in Public Health program started in the year 2011. Until now, three PhD students including one foreign student have completed their degree, whereas three are pursuing their study program. Eligibility criteria for en...

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Master in Public Health

Master in Public Health

The master degree program in public health is designed for individuals seeking academic professional training in public health. The program equips students with the specific knowledge and skills of public healt...

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Master in Public Health Nutrition

Master in Public Health Nutrition

The master degree program in public health nutrition is designed for individuals seeking formal academic professional training in nutrition applied to public he...

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Master in Health Promotion and Education

Master in Health Promotion and Education

The master degree program in health promotion and education is designed for individuals seeking formal academic professional training in health promotion and ed...

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Meet Our Faculties

Mr. Sushan M Shrestha

Mr. Sushan M Shrestha

Coordinator - MPH Program, Asst. Professor

Biostatistics

Mr. Durga P Pahari

Mr. Durga P Pahari

Coordinator - MHPE Program, Asst. Professor

Health Promotion and Health Education

Mr. Ramesh Sigdel

Mr. Ramesh Sigdel

Coordinator – CBL unit, Asst. Professor

Medical Anthropology

Dr. Amod K Poudyal

Dr. Amod K Poudyal

Head of Department, Associate Professor

Biostatistics

Alumni Testimonial

Here are several of our alumni.

About Us

Overview of the Central Department

The Central Department of Public Health is a leading central department of the Tribhuvan University devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines of public health who make a difference in professional practice, health systems, and ultimately human lives both locally and globally. It contributes to community medicine, public health methods and research to other clinical, nursing and allied health science programs as well. The department largely contributes to produce competent and socially responsible public health professionals through community-based learning approaches and focus on research in the fields of public health importance.The Department, which is based in the premises of IoM, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, has an annual enrollment of close to a hundred candidates, including bachelors, masters and doctoral students of public health, health promotion and education, and public...