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Health sector is one of the largest growing sectors in the country in terms of opportunities, employment and revenue. This is backed by the focussed structural and policy level reforms in the health sector, rapid digital advances, huge investments, changes in population demographics and disease epidemiology. Sustainability of the health sector growth also depends on the availability of trained resource with requisite technical and managerial skills. While acquiring technical knowledge is easy, knowledge pertaining to management requires collation of real-world experience and research. Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) conducted at IIHMR Delhi is an attempt in this direction to develop best healthcare management 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 Fellow Programme in Management

Why FPM from IIHMR Delhi?

  • 38-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:

The candidates for the Programme must have one of the following qualifications obtained from any of the universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India, or other educational institutions established by an act of parliament or declared to be deemed as a university under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, or an equivalent qualification from an institution approved by AICTE. The degrees of candidates from foreign universities must be recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

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


Master’s degree or its equivalent in any Health and Social Science/ 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/M.D. S/BAMS/ B.Sc. Nursing Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Information Technology (B.E./B.Tech.) 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.

Those appearing for their final examination in the respective discipline can also apply provided they have earlier work experience of 2 years. Such students if selected shall be provisionally admitted provided they complete all requirements in obtaining their master’s degree before 30th September of the year of admission. The admission of these candidates shall remain provisional until they produce the mark sheet proving that they satisfy the eligibility criteria. The deadline for submitting the final year mark sheet is 31st December.

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 Fellow Evaluation Test that will be conducted by IIHMR.

Age Limit

There is no age restriction

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
  • Personal interview
  • 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 Pre- registration seminar, application for registration, pre-synopsis, data collection & analysis, paper publication, teaching assitance, writing of the thesis, submission of synopsis, thesis submission, viva examination. In partial fulfilment of the requirement of the Fellow Programme in Mangement, the following of Course credits are required to be earned as prescribed below:

    Year No. of Courses Credits
    1st 12 36
    2nd 3 9
    Total 15 45

    List of Courses

    • General Management
    • Health System Approach to Management
    • Research Methodology
    • Biostatistics
    • Overview of Hospital Management
    • Technology for Healthcare
    • Health Economics
    • Stream Specific Course 1
    • Stream Specific Course 2
    • Stream Specific Course 3
    • Credit Seminar (General Topic)
    • Advanced Qualitative & Quantitative Data Analysis
    • Academic Writing & Ethical Issues in Research
    • Credit Seminar (Research Topic)
    • Paper Publication

    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.

    Health Management

    Hospital Management

    Health Information Technology Management




    Health Policy & Healthcare Delivery ( FP 08)

    Healthcare Quality Accreditation & Patient Safety (FP 11)

    Design Thinking for Health Information System (FP14)

    Programme Monitoring & Evaluation (FP 09)

    Hospital Pricing and Cost Management (FP 12)

    Health Technology Assessment (FP 15)

    Global Health (FP10)

    Hospital Information System (FP 13)

    Entrepreneurship and Innovation (FP-16)

    Program Schedule

    Date of FPM Announcement March 15, 2024
    Last date of receiving Application Form May 30, 2024
    Entrance Test (FPET) July 15, 2024
    Personal Interview & Presentation July 1, 2024
    Result declaration July 15, 2024
    Last Date of Acceptance of Admission Offer with Admission Fees August 1, 2024
    Registration & Inauguration of the Programme August 8, 2024

    How to Apply

    The student applying for FPM programme need to fill the application form online in the portal Non-Refundable application fee to Rs. 1000/- should be paid while filling the form.

    Apply Online

    For more details, kindly contact at +91-7428895943

    Last Date to Apply: May 30, 2024

    Payment Details:

    Bank Details of NEFT/RTGS

    Bank Account: 100148774167
    IFSC Code: INDB0000016
    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