IIPHG aims to strengthen the overall health system in the country through education, training, research, and advocacy/policy initiatives. The institute started its operation in July 2008 from its interim location in Ahmedabad with the commencement of its 1st batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM). IIPHG is recognized as a University under IIPHG Act 2015 of the Government of Gujarat.
A lush green campus spread over 50 acres, with best-in-class research facilities and state-of-the-art laboratories are a matter of envy for many institutes. The permanent campus of IIPHG was inaugurated in 2016 by Shri Vijaybhai Rupani, Honorable Chief Minister of Gujarat in presence of Shri Shankarbhai Chaudhary, Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Gujarat and Shri N. R. Narayana Murthy. IIPHG is India’s largest Public Health University and is the Hub for excellence in Public Health Teaching, Public Health Innovation, Research and Practice. The institute is headed under the directorship of Prof. Dileep Mavalankar, a renowned Academician and Researcher trained in India and United States of America, and working in the field of public health since last three decades.
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