Due Date: July 31, 2019

The BRAC James P. Grant School of Public Health (BRAC JPGSPH) at BRAC University in Dhaka, Bangladesh, is happy to reveal a Require Applications for the award of TDR Postgraduate Training Scholarships for one- year Master of Public Health (Miles Per Hour) 2020-21 program start in January2020 Taught in English, the Miles Per Hour Program is a 12- month full-time program which promotes problem-based experiential knowing.

This complete scholarship is supported by TDR, the Unique Program for Research Study and Training in Tropical Illness, hosted by the World Health Company in Geneva, Switzerland. Prospects and homeowners in low- and middle-income nations (LMICs) of WHO South-East Asia and Western Pacific Regions are qualified to use.

Program Information

The training will concentrate on courses pertinent to a profession in application research study. Application research study is a growing field that supports the recognition of health system traffic jams and methods to resolve them, and is especially beneficial in low- and middle- earnings nations (LMICs) where lots of health interventions do not reach those who might gain from them. The objective of this plan is to improve graduate training capability and enhance the number and quality of scientists in LMICs. Additional info on application research study.

The scholarship receivers will perform their Thesis/Summative Knowing Job (SLP) on application research study on contagious illness of hardship, consisting of overlooked tropical illness, malaria and tuberculosis, in Bangladesh. Receivers will be registered as postgraduate trainees. The fellows will be needed to sign up on the TDR International platform developed to offer networking chances for all TDR alumni and stakeholders.


The scholarship covers:

  • One return economy airline tickets in between the house nation of the trainee and Bangladesh;-LRB- **************).
  • Tuition and scholastic charges;-LRB- **************).
  • Standard medical and mishap insurance coverage;-LRB- **************).
  • Regular monthly stipend to cover living costs consisting of lodging equivalent to regional living expense;-LRB- **************).
  • Access to laptop computer throughout whole Miles Per Hour Program; and
  • Assistance for Thesis/Summative Knowing Job (SLP) costs throughout information collection.


Candidates must:

  • Ideally have 1-2 years of expert public health experience in overlooked tropical diseases/other contagious illness;-LRB- **************).
  • Have Bachelor and/or Masters degree( s) in Health Sciences (Medication, Nursing, Midwifery, consisting of allied Health Sciences) or in Social Sciences (Sociology, Public Health, Food and Nutrition, Sociology, Psychology or any other Social Sciences Discipline);-LRB- **************).
  • Have exceptional scholastic track records with GPA 3.0 or above;-LRB- **************).
  • Have efficiency in oral and written English and standard Mathematics;-LRB- **************).
  • Have standard computer system abilities consisting of Microsoft Workplace and Data Analysis Software Application;-LRB- **************).
  • Be nationals of and homeowners in low- and middle earnings nations (as specified by theWorld Bank) of WHO South-East Asia and Western Pacific areas;-LRB- **************).
  • Typically be under 35 years of age at the time of application for the Master’s program;-LRB- **************).
  • Send a declaration of function and recommendation letter from manager;-LRB- **************).
  • Have an interest in establishing a profession in application research study on contagious diseasesof hardship; and
  • Supply proof of capability to get research study leave from work (if suitable) prior to start of program
  • Females and prospects from less fortunate areas or groups in addition to prospects with specials needs are motivated to use


Trainees should send their online applications for Miles Per Hour Program at BRAC JPGSPH here

For additional information, see TDR Postgraduate Scholarship

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