Institute of Public Health is recognized by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) and College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan. Further, the Institute is being maintained by the Government of Punjab and is under the administrative control of the Health Department. This Institute is becoming a source of inspiration for the doctors planning a career in various specialties of public health in Pakistan and abroad. The graduates of the Institute are adding a new dimension to the public health programmes by virtue of their abilities of leadership, teamwork, management, community involvement and advocacy for health promotion as well as disease prevention and control.
Moreover, the Institute provides an excellent environment for teaching and training. Different instructional facilities like auditorium, lecture and conference rooms are available for academic purposes. These are well furnished and equipped with latest audio-visual equipments. Separate hostel accommodation is available within the premises of the Institute for postgraduate male and female students. At present the accommodation facilities are limited therefore, the allocation is made on a first-come first-serve basis.