Health sector is one of the priority sectors in the country. The sector is expecting huge investment in near future and will generate millions of employment opportunities. With the rapid expansion of management education in healthcare sector in India, it has become inevitable that business school caters skilled human resources to the sector. Management education will only be powerful and effective if the people with their real-life experiences are brought to the academic forefront. Fellowship Programme in Management (FPM) at IIHMR Delhi is an attempt in this direction to draw the best talent. It is specially designed for individuals working in Healthcare Industry, Government, and Social Sector and interested in pursuing research in the health sector. Upon successful completion of the programme, the participant will receive the degree of Fellowship Programme in Management.

Advantage IIHMR Delhi:

  • 37-years-old legacy and pioneer institute in health and hospital management. Ranked among 100 ‘B’ Schools in the country.
  • Multidisciplinary, experienced faculty working closely in connect with the industry
  • Opportunity to select from list of specializations currently in demand.
  • Preparation for a career in academics with strong foundation in research methodology.
  • Focus on translating research into publications for wider dissemination in industry circles.
  • Flexible structure for differential needs.

Programme Benefits:

  • Acquiring appropriate skills of research and training in healthcare management
  • The knowledge acquired will be helpful in become highly skilled and innovative researchers and teachers in the field

Programme Duration:

A Candidate shall submit his/ her Thesis only after a minimum period of three years after registration. However, the maximum period allowed for the submission of the Thesis is five years from the date of admission to the Programme. A six month extension beyond the aforesaid maximum period of 5 years can be considered at extreme cases.

Specialization Offered:

  • Health Management
  • Hospital Management
  • Health Information Technology Management

Eligibility Criteria:

PGDM from Indian Institutions must be recognized as equivalent to MBA by AIU and approved by AICTE.


Master’s degree or its equivalent in any Health and allied discipline with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (Relaxation of 5% is given to SC/ST candidates)


Five-year Integrated Master’s degree in any discipline, with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (Relaxation of 5% is given to SC/ST candidates) or equivalent grade point average, obtained after completing the higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent.


Four Year/Eight Semester M.B.B.S/ Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Information Technology (B.E./B.Tech.) / M.D.S with a minimum of 60% marks (Relaxation of 5% is given to SC/ST candidates) or equivalent grade point.


2 years of working experience in relevant sectors. Candidates will be assessed based on outstanding intellectual ability, motivation, faculty recommendations and personal characteristics required for an international academic career. There is no requirement concerning fields of study at the undergraduate level, but standard postgraduate entry tests (GMAT / GRE / CAT / JRF) will be used to assess general ability and, if necessary, proficiency in English. If the candidate has not appeared for the above-mentioned exams, he/ she should compulsorily attend the Fellowship Evaluation Test that will be conducted by IIHMR.

Selection Process

The following criteria approved by AICTE will be followed for selection of Fellowship program

  • Academic qualifications and work experience
  • A valid test score in postgraduate entry tests (GMAT / GRE / CAT / JRF) OR in Fellowship Program Evaluation Test (FPET) that will be conducted by IIHMR
  • Tentative research proposal and its presentation before the Selection Committee
  • Personal interview: The decision of the Institution Fellowship Selection Committee (FPSC) regarding admission shall be final. Communication shall be sent only to the selected candidates. The Institution shall not entertain any queries or correspondence in respect of those not selected.
  • Program Fee:

    Student Category 1st Year (Rs) 2nd Year (Rs) 3rd Year (Rs) Total Fee (Rs)
    General 255000 200000 145000 600000
    Scholarship Scheme (UGC-NET/ CSIR) 120000 65000 30000 215000
    Alumni 220000 165000 113000 498000
    The course fee each year can be paid in 2 instalments.

    Process of obtaining FPM Certification:

    The FPM programme consists of two phases. The first phase of the programme involves course work, followed by a comprehensive course evaluation. The second phase requires scholars to work on their thesis, which involves synopsis submission, seminars, paper publications, preparation of a thesis proposal, data collection & analysis, writing of the thesis, and finally a viva examination based on the thesis. In partial fulfilment of the requirement of the Fellowship Programme, the following of Course credits are required to be earned as prescribed below:

    Year No. of Courses Credits
    1st 14 42
    2nd 6 18
    Total 20 60

    List of Courses

    • General Management
    • Health & Development
    • Health System Approach to Management
    • Research Methodology
    • Biostatistics
    • Overview of Hospital Management
    • Health Policy & Healthcare Delivery
    • Digital Health
    • Health Economics
    • Advanced Quantitative Methods
    • Qualitative Methods
    • Academic Writing and Ethical Issues in Research
    • Stream Specific Courses - 5

    Please Note

    The list is indicative and subject to change as need arises. New extra courses may be recommended by the Supervisor depending on the research needs.

    All the credits specified above shall be earned within a maximum of three years from the date of admission to the Programme.

    Stream Specific Courses

    Health Management 

               Hospital Management

    Health Information Technology Management


    • Program Monitoring and Evaluation 
    • Health Finance 
    • Environmental Health
    • Healthcare Quality Accreditation &Patient Safety 
    • Hospital Pricing and Cost Management
    • Hospital Information System
    • EMR/ EHR and Design Thinking for Health Information System
    • Standards and Interoperability
    • Project Management for Health Information

    Electives (Any two)

    • Global Health
    • Health Management Information System
    • Health Survey Methods
    • Disease Surveillance
    • Home Healthcare Services 
    • Business Development in Healthcare 
    • AI in Healthcare
    • AI & ML
    • System Security and Block Chain
    • Remote Monitoring & Telemedicine 
    • Health Technology Assessment 

    Program Schedule

    Date of FPM Announcement July 17, 2021 (Saturday)
    Last date of receiving Application Form September 30, 2021 (Thursday)
    Entrance Test (FPET) October 5, 2021 (Tuesday)
    Personal Interview October 7, 2021 (Thursday)
    Result declaration October 12, 2021 (Tuesday)
    Last Date of Acceptance of Admission Offer with Admission Fee October 21, 2021 (Thursday)
    Registration & Inauguration of the Programme October 29, 2021 (Friday)

    How to Apply

    The students applying for FPM program need to download the application form and email the scanned copy of Application Form along with the application fee of Rs 1000/- to Attested scanned copies of the documents mentioned in application form should be sent with the application form.

    Apply Online

    For more details, kindly contact at +91-9312096282

    Last Date to Apply: September 30, 2021 (Sunday)

    Payment Details:

    Bank Details of NEFT/RTGS

    Bank Name: HDFC Bank Ltd.
    Bank Address: Plot No.11, Aggarwal Central Plaza, DDA Shopping Complex, Sector-5, Dwarka, New Delhi-110075
    Bank Account: 02490330000019
    IFSC Code: HDFC0000249
    BIC (Swift) code: HDFCINBBDEL
    Bank Account Holder Name: International Institute of Health Management Research
    Address of Account Holder: Plot No.3, HAF Pocket, Phase-II, Sector-18A, Dwarka, New Delhi-110075