IGNOU has launched a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare and Hospital Management under its School of Health Sciences. The program aims to train managerial professionals for healthcare sectors, both public and private. Applicants can apply via IGNOU's official website, with the course spanning between 2 to 4 years, structured around a credit-based system totaling 112 credits. The curriculum, developed by experts from universities, hospitals, and management institutions, focuses on management, hospital administration, and public health. Eligibility requires a minimum 50% in a 3-year Bachelor's degree (45% for reserved categories). Semester fees range from Rs 15,500 to Rs 19,500, with additional registration and development fees applicable.

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