The Department of Epidemiology and Public Health was established in August 2016. It offers two years Master Degree in Epidemiology and Public Health. Provides teaching, research, and service activities that helps public health practitioner, health care providers, and researchers to develop and apply population based approaches to maintain and improve the public’s health in the heartland and the nation.
The M.Sc., degree in EPH (Epidemiology and Public Health) is offered through the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, at CUTN. Known as the first University offering M.Sc in Epidemiology and Public Health, in the Country, this programme provides students with strong foundation in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, complemented by Qualitative and Behavioural Sciences.
Mission of the Department:
To provide trans-disciplinary research approach to students to create and communicate knowledge on the causes and prevention of disease in the population, to promote health and health services
Vision of the Department:
Our mission is to provide a friendly, productive environment, training in academics, provide greater exposure to industry and real time experiences, to develop students as health care professionals.
EPH degree holders can be placed as specialists in health service administration, epidemiologist, health education, environmental health, nutrition, biomedicine, health educators, policy analysts, food safety inspectors, researchers, health inspectors, in pharmaceutical companies, in Health insurance companies, in health service companies, in NGOs of health care sectors, in local/state govt. health departments, in govt./private hospitals.