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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:
    RM 18,000.00 per whole programme
  • International Students:
    RM 22,000.00 per whole programme

Entry Requirement

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD), bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent and at least two years experiences as a medical officer (international students excluded)
  • English language proficiency level of either a minimum of IELTS Band 5.0 or TOEFL 500 (for International applicants only)

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


Status Programme:
Provisional Accredited

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


Study Level:
Master by coursework

February (Full Time)
September (Part time)

Full time: 1 year
Part time: 2 years

Level 22, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

GL: +603 – 2175 4000 (ext. 4069/5237)
Fax: +603 – 2175 4441
Email: ips@unikl.edu.my


1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

+603 - 2175 4000

+603 - 2175 4001


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