Bachelor in Public Health (BPH) program of Tribhuvan University is a Four year course, which proposes a professional public health specialist. He/she bears a responsibility of providing leadership to the community and to the middle a grass root level health workers. This will help to deliver health care services to the people as designed by Government.
Currently five Public Health Colleges offers BPH Program in Nepal with affiliation from Tribhuvan University.
- To provide advance knowledge and practical skills in primary health Care to those who have qualified the certificate level programs in medicine, nursing, health sciences & also to other related professionals.
- To develop skills in measurement, design, analysis and evaluation for appliced public health sciences research and programme management.
At the end of each academic year, examination will be held which requires all the students to pass in all the subjects.
Must have passed Proficiency Certificate Level or 10+2 Science group and must have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Biology from a recognized educational institution with a minimum of 50% or a GPA of 2.4,
Must have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in A-Level and must have passed with an overall score of at least 50% marks or a GPA of 2.4,
Must have passed Certificate of Health Science Proficiency Certificate/ Diploma (General Medicine, Medical Lab Technology, Ophthalmic Science, Dental Science, Pharmacy, Ayurved, Radiography, Physiotherapy) with a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and must have obtained an equivalence and be registered with the concerned council.
Provisions for Admission Process
In order to pass the integrated admission process, a minimum of 50 percent marks should be obtained.
There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.
Candidates who have been successfully selected in the admission process will have to submit the following original and 1/1 photocopy of the following documents to the concerned educational institution at the time of admission.
Certificate of qualification, Transcript and Character Certificate of 10+2 and SLC/SEE or Equivalent.
Copy of Citizenship / Passport.
Admit card of the Entrance Examination.
Documents submitted for reservation.
Certificate of Equivalence for the students with certificates from foreign institutions.
*Foreign candidates wishing to study in the vacated seat for foreign students must fill in the online application form mentioning the academic program of their choice within the time limit mentioned in this notice.
Provisions for Scholarships
As per Rule 20 of the National Medical Education Rules, 2077, out of the total scholarship seats to be awarded to the Government of Nepal at the undergraduate level, 55 percent of the seats will be distributed through open competition and 45 percent of the seats will be distributed on the basis of the following:
Candidates from Backward community
Families of martyrs, families of disappeared persons, families of injured warriors, and conflict victims
Question type: Single best response type of multiple-choice questions
Option: Four options (A,B, C,D)
Number of questions: 200
Full marks: 200
Cognitive ratio: Recall: Understanding: Application- 30:50:20
Biology, origin, and evolution of life
General characteristics and classification of protozoa to Chordata.
Plasmodium, earthworm, and frog,
Human biology and human diseases
Environmental pollution, adaptation and animal behavior, application of zoology
Basic component of life and biodiversity
Ecology and environment
Cell biology and genetics
Anatomy and physiology
Developmental and applied botany
General and physical chemistry
Heat and thermodynamics
Geometrical optics and physical optics
Current electricity and magnetism
Soundwaves, electrostatics, and capacitors
Modern physics and nuclear physics
Solid and semiconductor devices (electronics)
Particle physics, source of energy, and universe
Pre-requisite Health Knowledge (Basic Concepts)
Determinants of health and illness
Communicable diseases including vector-borne diseases and zoonotic diseases
Water, sanitation, and hygiene(WASH)
The basic concept of biostatistics and epidemiology
Mental Agility Test (MAT)
Spatial relation/Abstract reasoning