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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 Fellow Program in Management.

Why FPM from 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:

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 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/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 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
  • Personal interview
  • 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. 25% early bird discount in overall fees till 15th May 2022

    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 April 15, 2022
    Last date of receiving Application Form July 25, 2022
    Entrance Test (FPET) August 5, 2022
    Personal Interview August 12, 2022
    Result declaration August 19, 2022
    Last Date of Acceptance of Admission Offer with Admission Fee August 31, 2022
    Registration & Inauguration of the Programme September 8, 2022

    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: June 15, 2022

    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