Environmental Health




​​​​​​Department of Environmental Health


The Department of Environmental Health has a complement of staff which comprise of six permanent full-time academic staff members,and one secretary who is also in the permanent employ of the university. Two to three additional specialised part- time staff members are employed to assist in specialised academic and non-academic areas. The department offers programmes from the national diploma to doctorate level. The student intake in 2015 was on average 230, inclusive of all levels.

The department was given full accreditation by HPCSA for the National Diploma in Environmental Health for the next three years.  

The department also received approval and accreditation from CHE to offer a BSc. in Environmental Health which is envisioned to start in 2017.  ​