MHA Syllabus

The Master in Hospital Administration programme comprises a series of well integrated courses grounded in reputable research theories and findings relating to healthcare management and business leadership.

Salient Features of MHA Syllabus



The distribution of papers is as follows
  Semester 6+ (Computer & IT Practical)
  Semester 6+ (Know your hospital)

  Semester 6+ (Commencement of Dissertation)

  Semester 4+ (Internship & Dissertation Submission and viva-voce)

Semester I


Semester II

Hospital Organization and
Management Theory

  Hospital Financial Management
  Hospital Accounting System

  Human Resource Management (HRM)
  Legal & Medical Issues in Hospital
  Computer & IT for Hospitals

  Bio Statistics
Health Economics

  Principles of Marketing

  Operations Research and
Research Methodology in Hospitals

  Strategic Management in Healthcare
  Management of Hospital Services
  Know your Hospital

  Inventory Control and Purchase
Management (ICPM) in Healthcare

Semester III


Semester IV

Patient Care Management

  Total Quality Management
  Management of Healthcare Services

  Hospital Planning
  Biomedical Instrumentation
  Hospital Information Systems
Health Insurance and Medical Tourism

  Special Paper

  Biomedical Waste Management and
Hazards in Hospita

  Grand Viva

  Entrepreneurship and
Consultancy Management

Special Papers (any one)



  Marketing of Hospital Services
  Medical Records Management

  Hospitality Management

  Drug Management

  Healthcare Quality Management

  Nutrition and Dietetics

Courses at DSMS

Irrespective of the sector students opt for they will be better prepared and skilled to excel at senior managerial and leadership positions.

Courses are designed to prepare the participants to engage in the increasingly challenging business environment.

The programme focuses not only on academic excellence, but ensures that students experience their 'DSMS Years' as a life changing experience.