• What is the difference between “Distance Education” and “full-time” course?
    The major differences are as follows:-
    1. The fee is minimal.
    2. The course can be pursued as per the student’s convenience as he/she can continue to be employed while doing the course.
    3. Everyday attending the college is not required.
    4. The knowledge imparted in distance education is at par with the regular course.
    5. Course material is also provided to the students by the institute.
  • What are the GIHM autonomous courses?
    All 11 months P.G. Diploma/ Advance Diploma are GIHM autonomous courses like PGDHM, PGDMLM, PGDHRM etc. These course are our autonomous courses and does not come under any university.
  • What all courses do you offer?
    We offer almost all courses related to healthcare (medico legal, operation & management, material management, masters in public health etc.), courses other than healthcare and skill development courses (television, electrician, mass communication etc). In totality we offer 260 courses.
  • Which course should I opt for?
    It depends on many factors viz. your academic background, your interest, financial backing etc. However, the need of the hour is definitely healthcare.
  • What is the duration of the courses?
    It varies depending upon your educational background and the type of course. (Say, students who have done only 10th, would take 3 years for a course which would be of 2 years duration for 10+2 students. Then there are also some certificate courses extending from 3 to 6 months.
  • What is the course fee?
    The fee for the courses differs and is around Rs 28, 000/-per year for PG Diploma courses. (The brochure has the complete list of fee / course and eligibility conditions)
  • How do I pay fee?
    Payment mode is cash or DD. Cheques are not acceptable make DD in favour of “Global Institute of Healthcare Management”payable at De;hi. A/C no.: 0172102000010566 (IDBI Bank- Branch-Dwarka, Delhi), NEFT Code- IBKL-0000172
  • Can I give the course fee in installments?
    Yes, you can pay in maximum 2 equal installments by taking written approval.
  • Where do I get the application form from?
    You can either download it from www.gihmdelhi.com or collect it from GIHM centers.
  • How much will the form cost?
    The cost of application is Rs 500 only along with the brochure. Even for the form downloaded from the website, Rs 500/- would have to be paid with the course fee.
  • Do these courses make me eligible for doing higher courses?
    Yes. All these courses are recognized and approved by the concerned authorities for all purposes – be it employment in Government agencies, private industry, enrollment for higher courses or anything else.
  • Are there any other charges in addition to the course fees?
    you have to pay examination fees for each examination- which varies from Rs 1500/- to Rs 2000/- or will be applicable as per latest changes in fee structure by University.
  • What is the role of the Information and assistance centre?
    They are your contact points for all issues pertaining to the Course – from admission to the results. They are your facilitation agency for interaction with the University as the University does not entertain any communication directly from the students.
  • Can I come to the Institute for clarifying any doubts about the course?
    Yes. We encourage students to visit the Institute as often as possible and our faculty assists/helps them with clarifications on the course content.
  • Is facility of a library available to the students?
    Yes, you can refer to the books available in the library of the Institute but no books are issued for taking out of the Institute premises.
  • What is the last date for application?
    it varies from course to course. It depends on the commencement date of the course.
  • Can I get a “Lateral entry”?
    Yes, you can, subject to your eligibility (of courses successfully completed) and with prior approval of the university.
  • Will I get placement after the course?
    Yes of course. The Institute has a very good record for placements. It provides 100% assistance to get a suitable placement
  • How much will be my financial package after completion of the course?
    It depends upon the performance both in exams and during the interviews and the place of employment.
  • Can I do more than one course at one go?
    Yes, you can do it with prior permission of the University. But it is generally not recommended to do 2 courses simultaneously as the exams date may clash. Some universities do not permit it as a matter of their policy.
  • Will I get any concession in terms of course-fees?
    It is strictly against the University norms to give any concession(s).
  • Where will be my exam center?
    It may or may not be the center from where you have registered.
  • Where do I deposit the fee?
    It is to be deposited at the GIHM or at the center from where you enroll for a course.
  • Can GIHM help me in clearing the exams in any way?
    The only help GIHM can provide is guidance about preparation for the examinations.
  • How will we get the study material?
    It depends on the course and the university. However, we generally try to give a soft copy through the internet, or may also give a hard copy if the University provides one. Sometimes only the course text books may be prescribed which you may have to purchase from the market.
  • Can we also get a hard copy of the same?
    Yes, but only on request (and as an exception and not as a rule).
  • Will the hard copy be free of cost?
    Depends.
  • When will I get the hall ticket?
    Before the first examination - on the date of the exam.
  • If I have not completed 12th then what will be the course duration?
    It will be 3 years and only for those courses for which 10th pass is eligibility.
  • Are all the courses approved by UGC?
    Yes, you can visit the university and center website for the same.
  • Do we also need to produce any project reports?
    Depends. You have to prepare one provided your course curriculum states so.
  • Can you help me out for preparing the report?
    Yes, we definitely guide you but major effort will be yours.
  • What is the marks distribution like?
    It differs as per the subjects, but generally internal assessments are of 30% weightage.
  • What if the University fails me?
    We assure that in this scenario nothing but reappearing for the same exam with the next batch is the best solution.
  • How many students are doing this course at present?
    Many batches have passed for the courses offered. The number of students is generally 50 plus for a batch in various subjects.
  • Where are the seniors placed?
    The placements are in different agencies – but generally in various hospitals and healthcare organizations in NCR of Delhi.
  • Are there any contact programs?
    At the end of the curriculum we schedule a contact program to clear the doubts of the students. It is for specific duration for specific subjects as per a program.
  • The Certificate will be given by GIHM, the Assistance Center or the University?
    It will be from the University concerned but given through GIHM/Center only.
  • What all documents the person has to carry at the time of admission?
    The following documents are required to carry at the time of admission:-
    1. 10th mark sheet & passing certificate
    2. 12th mark sheet & passing certificate
    3. Graduation mark sheets (All years) for seeking admission to Post graduation courses
    4. Diploma mark sheets (all years) for seeking admission to lateral entry courses
    5. Migration certificate
    6. Three passport size photographs
    7. ID proof (Voter-ID or Driving license or PAN Card)
    8. Residential proof
    9. Caste certificate (if applying for scholarship or loan on reserved category basis)
  • Who will be contact person to address any queries?
    It will be the Chief Coordinator/ Course Coordinator of each centre of GIHM. This information will be provided to you at the time of admission.
  • What if I miss an examination for reasons of sickness or not getting leave from ny employers/ office?
    You can take the examination with the next batch. Each university specifies the maximum duration within which the specific course has to be completed.
  • If I have to discontinue the course for any reason, will the fees be returned to me?
    No. the course fee is not refundable.