Being a Public Health professional, he has a Masters degree in Public Health, from Northumbria University, United Kingdom. His Public Health work experience constitutes of around 5 years in working for National & International Organizations, Hospitals and Pharmaceutical Companies. He has worked as a Researcher, Manager and Unit Head at various management levels in the areas of Public Health Research like Tobacco Control, Advocacy, HIV/AIDS Control, Eye Care, Psychosocial support and Maternal and Child Health. projects. Dr. Nirmal Ahuja is also associated with two premier Management Institutes i.e. Welingkar’s Institute of Management, Mumbai and Institute Technology of Management (ITM), Mumbai as visiting faculty and teaches modules on Public Health Administration and NGO Management under PGDM-Health Care Course at Welingkar’s and modules on Research Skills & Design, Public Health Administration and Disaster Management under MBA – Health Care course at ITM College, Mumbai.