PhD in Public Health (90 Credits & 110 credits)


Our PhD public health is an online program that helps you gain the specialization necessary to obtain a research position within the medical field or to gain employ in the highest levels of the domain; as a research director or an administrative manager.

The skills learned in our doctoral program in public health are extremely valuable to modern health organizations of all types and levels of complexity. Our program is designed with a unique multi-disciplinary approach and help students address the challenges in the public health sector successfully.


90 Credits – 3 Years
110 Credits – 3.5 Years


  • Master degree in Public Health/Medical Science from recognized university – 90 credits
  • Master degree in Health Science from recognized university – 110 credits

What do you Gain?

As a part of our PhD program, you will be required to undertake research, and gain the skills required to confront some of the biggest health concerns facing the world today. You will also learn how to assimilate views from several disciplines as well as learn how to use research to assess, design, and implement public health policies, programs, and services.

Our program enables you to use research to improve the organization of healthcare systems and health promotion programs. Moreover, our students are encouraged to become involved in cohort studies, clinical experiments and community projects. You will work with experts in the field of public health during collaborative publications and projects.

Course Structure

Block Course/Research Credits
I Principles and Applied Epidemiology 4
II Research Methodology 4
III Applied Biostatistics 4
Capstone Project 2
IV Public Health Management 4
V Population and family health 4
VI Health Economics & Health Financing 4
VII-XVIII Research Work 64
Total Credits 90

Why Choose Us?

Texila American University, is a Tier-1 private university that offers quality higher education in the public health domain. Our PhD degree is respected and recognized wold-wide and we offer affordable costs and excellent support services for international students as well.

Teaching Method

We at Texila use BRICS Method. BRICS (BBRRIICCSS) is a uniquely designed teaching learning methodology designed for the distance and online learning program where students will learn the subjects in blocks. Block based learning is dedicated learning of one subject at a time, which focuses on more immersed learning. Each block is for 2 months or 8 weeks


Doctoral Structure

Our PhD in Public Health program is designed to remove roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation process. This unique approach centers on supporting you in three ways: through program structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and online resources. To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll begin your dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support team, and online resources will help guide you every step of the way.

Doctoral Structure

Career Path

The PhD in Public health prepares you for a research career as examine issues affecting public health in

  • Global Health Professional
  • Consultant
  • Perhaps as a Public Health Policy Advisor
  • Doctoral Health and Safety Engineer
  • Environmental Scientists
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Biostatistician
  • Community Health Worker
  • Health Educator
  • Health Specialties Teacher
  • Healthcare Social Worker
  • Natural Sciences Manager
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Worker
  • Mental Health Counsellor
  • Medical and Health Services Manager
  • Public Health Nurse

Public health professionals are employed in both private and public sector organizations and can work in hospitals and universities with high salary packages.

Faculty and Support

At Texila, we pride ourselves on being able to provide you with experienced, international faculty, and world-class support.


Our faculty members come from international backgrounds and are committed to ensuring your period of study. They are advising and guiding the students to complete their Academic Requirements on time. Our prime focus is to deliver timely and constructive feedback to complete the program successfully.

Student Mentors

Our Student Mentors are experts in delivering the academic support, and they are specifically assigned to help you on completion of academic requirements on time, they will assist and guide students on academic issues whenever required.

Academic Advisors

Our academic advisors will guide, develop, and manage comprehensive academic activities, also render the faculty support to the students on submission and evaluation to complete the program on time.

Academic Head

Our experienced academic heads provide expert guidance to our students to ensure that their period of study is smooth and effortless. They provide guidance in all subject matters and can be reached either through emails, skype, or telephone calls.

Online Resources

We understand that academic resources are a vital aspect of succeeding in your doctoral program, and keeping this in mind, we ensure that our online resources are always up-to-date and of the highest quality.


Our e-journals are published periodically and is accessible to all our students. Since 2012, we have developed an extensive collection of journals that will be extremely useful for your thesis and dissertation research and planning.

Thesis/Dissertation Support

A successful dissertation requires both extensive research and planning. With the help of our dissertation and academic planning tools, you will be able to identify focus areas and successfully create noteworthy research papers and dissertations.

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