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Institute of Public Health Lahore maitains laboratories for teaching and training purposes.

The following labs are currently functional in IPH for:

  • Water sample testing a well equipped Lab is present in Epidemiology Department.
  • Routine Tests a well equipped Lab is present in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • Teaching and training becteriology lab in the department of becteriology.
  • Teaching and training Medical Entomology & Paracitology lab in department of MEP.
  • Secuirity Services
    • Guards
    • Cameras
    • Sticker System
    • Employee and Student cards

The water testing lab which was previously working under the epidemiologist to the Govt of the Punjab is currently under the supervision of dean IPH Lahore and provide services to all districts health authoritries Punjab.

The Medical Entomology and Parasitology lab. is currently supporting the dengue prevention and control programe. Adult Mosquito and Larval samples fro all over the Punjab are sent for identification and the lab is currently providing bioessay services for larvicides and insecticides. The lab is also in the process of building an insectary for research purposes.



For Post Graduate students following classrooms are available with audio-visual aids:

  • Niaz-ud-Din Hall
  • Nazir Hall
  • Committee room in the Infectious Diseases Department
  • Conference room in the Nutrition Department

For Paramedic students following classrooms are available:

  • Three classrooms in Maternal and Child Health Department
  • Four classrooms in Bacteriology Department


For educational activities and seminars, a spacious and well furnished auditorium is present at the Institute of Public Health.


To facilitate prayers, a masjid is located in the premises of Institute of Public Health. A government Khateeb is also appointed.


The Samad Shah Post Graduate hostel has 12 rooms with beautiful lawns and facilities like gyms for its occupants. Dr. Tahir Mehmood is incharge of the hostel activities.

Transport Services

The Institute provides vehicles for the students' field visits and research work . Four wagons, two mazdas and a jeep are reserved for this purpose.