The institute was established in the year 1984. Earlier the institute was known as Indian Institute of Health Management Research. The institute is a paradigm in Health Management systems and service research. The programmes are affiliated and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation, AICTE, and Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
The Institute offers the following two-year full-time AICTE Approved Postgraduate Programs
Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Management (PGDHM),
Postgraduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Management (PGDPM),
Postgraduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM),
Fellow Programme in Health and Hospital Management (FPM),
Master Of Public Health Program (MPH)