Master of Public Health

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Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Environmental Health
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Master of Public Health
Programme Code: M9EN2P
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NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
SAQA: 94855

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The purpose of the programme is to qualify health professionals who at the end of the programme will have been empowered to analyse, strategize and offer solutions to challenges faced by Sub-Saharan countries including South Africa with respects to Environmental and Occupational threats and risks

Career Opportunities


Admission Requirements

Selection Process

The minimum admission requirement is a Bachelor’s Degree at NQF 8 in a related Health Field e.g Environmental Health, Epidemiology, MbChB, Social Work, Physiotherapy, Nursing and other related equivalent qualification. Three to five years’ work experience in the Health sector inclusive of management position, research and/or project management. Applications from persons with equivalent qualifications will be considered by a constituted status committee in line with the University’s and Faculty’s regulations.

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