Department of Community Medicine

Master of Public Health in Community Medicine (MPH-CM)

Course Duration

  1. The courses is for one academic year
  2. July of each year

Course Structure

Part - I From July to December, and
Part - II From January to June



The purpose of the course is to produce medical postgraduates who will be skilled in teaching, training and research in the field of Community Medicine and will be able to identify community health problems for effective preventive and control measures.


MBBS or its equivalent degree recognized by the BMDC One year internship. BDS or its equivalent degree recognized by the BMDC Veterinary Medicine
4 years of University education with 2nd class (or equivalent GPA Grade) in Nutrition, Home Economics (Nutrition Group), Biochemistry and Zoology with 2nd class (or equivalent GPA Grade) from a recognized University or BDS or its equivalent degree recognized by the BMDC


Assessment will take place in 1st week of January and 1st week of July in each academic session or at a date fixed by appropriate authority on recommendation of the Dean of Faculty of post- graduate Medical sciences and Research.
Formative assessment will take account of performance in written assignment during the course and / or assessment at the conclusion of study units and residential field visits as well as the final examinations.
University examinations (summative) for the all courses will be divided into two parts. The Part-I Examination will be conducted at the end of initial six months of the course. The Part-II examination will be conducted at the end of the second six months of the course and will cover subjects taught and research work done during Part-II.


Tuition fees for all MPhil Courses will be TK.2, 65,000/- (Two Lac Sixty Five Thousand) and for the all MPH courses will be TK.1, 95,000/- (One Lac Ninety Five Thousand ) only for Bangladeshi candidates. The Tuition fees may be paid in installments. Students from countries other than Bangladesh will pay tuition fees in foreign exchange equivalent to US$ 5400/ (for MPhil) and US$ 4500/ (for MPH) only. Tuition fees once deposited will not be refundable.

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