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Master of Public Health

Sarjana Sains –

The Master of Public Health is a broad-based postgraduate programme designed to train public health practitioners in the field of Public Health and prepare them to become leading public health professionals well equipped to contribute to the promotion of public health.

The program is designed primarily to produce professionals who are highly skilled in the field of Public Health, and able to contribute to academic institutions as well as health services in the government or private sectors and capable of undertaking continuous learning with a quest to enhance their career path in public health.


Career Path

Graduates will have excellent career opportunities as specialists in public health, research, academia, or as consultants in health organizations in the public and private health sectors and other health related services.

Areas of Research
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Parasitology
  • Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Public Health


Compulsory Module
  • Research Methodology
  • Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship


Semester 1
  • Principles of Biostatistics
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology
  • Principles of Family Health
  • Health Policy and Health Care Management
  • Ethics in Public Health
  • Research Methodology
  • Research Project


Semester 2
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Principles of Environmental Health
  • Principles of Human Nutrition
  • Behavioural Sciences and Health Promotion
  • Field Attachment
  • Research Dissertation
  • Epidemiology of Non-Communicable

Tuition Fees

  • Malaysian Students:
    RM4, 950.00 per semester
  • International Students:
    RM7,000.00 per semester

Entry Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field with minimum CGPA of 2.75 from local or any other institutions of higher learning as approved by the Senate of UniKL; or
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in related field with a CGPA between 2.50 to 2.75 is acceptable for admission depends on rigorous internal assessment (for UniKL, the internal assessment is at least 2 years working experience in a related field). or
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with CGPA less than 2.50, with at least 5 years relevant working experience is acceptable for admission.
  • English language proficiency level of either a minimum of IELTS Band 5.0 or TOEFL 500 (for international students).

Any changes to the above as approved by the Senate of UniKL


Scholarship
Financial Assistance Yayasan Tunku Abdullah Scholarship  It is only eligible for FULL-TIME students pursuing PhD and Master by research.

STUDENT ACADEMIC REQUIREMENT BENEFITS AGE
Master Bachelor Degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 or above Monthly Allowance (RM1800.00) Not more than 35 years

Contact Us

Postgraduate Marketing Office,
Marketing, Student Recruitment & Admission (MeSRA)
Student Development & Campus Lifestyle
Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Level 3, 1016 Jalan Sultan Ismail
50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Email: marketing@unikl.edu.my
GL: 603-2175 4000
Fax: 603-2175 4446

Quick Points

Institutes:
IPS / UniKL RCMP

Status Programme:
Provisional Accredited

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (N/720/7/0117) 05/23,MQA/PA 4026

Specialisation:

Study Level:
Master (Coursework / Taught Course) / By Research

Intake:
January, April, July, October

Duration:
Full Time: 2 years – 3 years
Part Time: 3 years – 5 years

INSTITUTE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES (IPS)
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Level 22, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: +603 – 2175 4000 Ext: 4097/4108/4283/5127/5237/5074
Fax: +603 – 2175 4441
Email: ips@unikl.edu.my

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