The most common Question & Answers regarding MBA in Hospital Administration after BDS 

1.What is hospital and healthcare management?

ANSWER : MBA is a management course but an MBA in Hospital Management or Administration is a specialized course to manage hospitals and other industries that cater to healthcare. A general MBA targets subjects that deal with general management of the organization but a specialized course like an MBA in healthcare management teaches its students courses that can be utilized in the healthcare industry. For instance if you study law in an MBA course you will be taught various aspects of the subject  but at an MBA in Healthcare Management you will learn about the laws that can be utilized in healthcare industry.




2.What are the career prospects after pursuing a course in healthcare and hospital management?

ANSWER : The career prospects in this sector our very bright as it is an emerging field in India. People want better hospitals and as our country progresses so will the need for better healthcare institutions. Besides hospitals people can also find jobs in healthcare and medical tourism, resorts, healthcare BPOs, biotechnology firms, biochemistry firms and insurance sector. Companies like Accenture, Infosys, ICICI, HDFC etc are recruiting people who have a specialization in healthcare management. 

3.What is the present healthcare industry scenario?

ANSWER : Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industry. According to a recent published report by the Mckinsey Global Institute, ‘The Bird of Gold’: the rise of India’s Consumer Markets, spending on healthcare will witness the highest growth rate among all spending categories over the next two decades. Healthcare grew from 4 per cent of average household income to 7 per cent in 2005, and is expected to grow to 13 per cent by 2025.

4.What is its scope in India and in other countries?

ANSWER : In developed countries where the ratio of the doctor to the patient is  1:1000 in India it is  still 1:10,000. The hospital or healthcare industry has a huge scope and need for growth. Doctors are a precious commodity in India and it is better to let them focus on patients than to be concerned about the management of the hospitals.
Even government hospitals have now-a-days started to employ people to look after the management of the institutions. In Gujarat the government has taken initiative to train doctors in management.

5.Who should join this course?

ANSWER : This is a specialized courses and all those interested in working in the fast emerging sector can pursue a course in healthcare management. However, it varies from institution to institution. Some institutions offer course only to doctors while others to graduates in science and some others are open to students from all streams.

6.Which are the best colleges in India to pursue this course?

ANSWER : At present there are many colleges in India that offer a course in Hospital and healthcare management. To name a few I would say the course is available at IIMA, ISB, IIMR, Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration, Symbiosis, CREMA, Institute of Public Health and Hygeine, Administrative Staff College of India.

Here we are giving a comprehensive list of colleges that are providing the course in INDIA . This list is just for the PURPOSE OF INFORMATION .  All docs are advised to completely & throughly investigate the college  before joining any college . 


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1. Administrative Staff College of India, Bella Vista, Khairatabad, Raj Bhavan Road, Hyderabad-500 082. (In association with the Hinduja Foundation).

2. All India Institute of Local Self Government, Sthanikraj Bhavan, CD Barfiwala Marg, Andheri West, Mumbai-58.

3. All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110 029.

4. Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration, Apollo Hospital Campus, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-500 033.


5. ASCI-Hinduja Institute of Healthcare Management, ASCI College Park, Banjara Hills, Road #3, Hyderabad-500 034.

6. Birla Institute of Science and Technology, Pilani-333 031, Rajasthan.

7. Birla Institute of Technology, Mestra, Ranchi-835 125, Bihar.

8. Christian Medical College, Vellore-632 002, TN.

9. Department of Management Studies, Madurai Kamaraj University, Palkalai Nagar, Madurai-625 021.

10. Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, Delhi-110 007.

11. Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), Opp.Sanganer Airport, Jaipur-302 011.

12. Institute of Management Studies, Devi Ahalya Viswa vidyalaya, Indore-452 001, Madhya Pradesh.

13. Manipal Academy of Higher Education, University Building, Madhav Nagar, Manipal-576 119, Karnataka.

14. National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Mehrauli Road, Munirka, New Delhi-110 067.

15. School of Medical Education, Gandhi Nagar, Kottayam-686 008, Kerala.

16. Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai-88.

Hospital Management Colleges




Institute of Management Studies,

Talshashila Campus Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya.

Khandwa Road,

Indore, MP – 452017

0731 – 2478800/2470022

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 MBA In Hospital Administration


Indian Institute Of Pharmaceutical Marketing

Derparment of Distance and open Learning

IIPM, Sapt-Rishi, 5/28,
Vikas Nagar,
Lucknow-226022 (INDIA)

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MBA In Hospital Management(MBA-HA)

Executive MBA In Hospital Management(EMBA)

Post Graduate Diploma In Hospital Management(PGDHM)

Advanced Diploma In Hospital Management(ADHM)

MBA-HA – 2yrs

EMBA – 1yr

PGDHM – 1yr

ADHM – 1yr

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Nizam Institute Of Medical Sciences

Punjagutta,Hyderabad – 500082

Andhra Pradesh


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Masters In Hospital Management

School of Medical Education

Mahatma Gandhi University

Gandhinagar P.O.

Kottayam – 686008


481- 2596831

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Masters in Public Health Administration(MPH)Fulltime/2yrs

Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration
(Affiliated to Osmania University and approved by AICTE)
Apollo Hospital Campus, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad 500033.
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Masters In Hospital Management

Full-time/2 1/2yrs

Symboisis Center Of Health Care

Senapati Bapat Road

Pune- 411004  Maharashtra


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Post Graduate Diploma In Health Care Management(PGDHHM)
Post Graduate Diploma In Medicolegal Systems(PGDMLS)

PGDHHM -Part-time/ 2yr

PGDMLS- Part-time/1yr

Sree Balaji Medical College & Hospital

No. 7, Works Road, Chrompet,

Chennai – 600 044, Tamil Nadu
044-22415600/01/02, 22415051

 MBA In Hospital and Health Systems Management


Indian Institute Of Social Welfare and Management

College square west,Kolkata – 700073


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Post graduate diploma programme in hospital management


Tata Institute Of Social Sciences

 P.O. Box 8313 , Deonar, Mumbai 400 088.

              022-2556 2912         022-2556 2912

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 Master Of Hospital Administration(MHA)

Master Of Health Administration

Diploma In Hospital Administration(DHA)


DHA – Part-time/1yr

Department Of Hospital Management

Owasisi Hospital & Research Center,

DMRL ‘X’ Road,Kanchanbagh

Hyderabad – 500058


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Post Graduate Programme in Hospital Management affilated to Osmania University

Fulltime/2 1/2yrs

Faculty of Management Studies
University of Delhi
Delhi – 110007
91-2766 6382 / 6388
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MBA In Health Care Administration


National Institute of Health and Family Welfare (NIHFW),
Munirka, New Delhi-110067
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Post Graduate Certificate course In Hospital Management

Post Graduate Certificate course In Health and Family Welfare Management