Master of Public Health (Extension)/Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence 24 months Postgraduate Program By The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney) |Top Universities
Program Duration

24 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

96,440 AUDTuition Fee/year

Application Deadline

02 Feb, 2024Application Deadline

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Program overview

Main Subject

Public Health

Degree

MPH

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Blended

The Master of Public Health (Extension) /Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence enables you to specialise in both public health and infectious disease epidemiology, prevention and control and develop research skills in public health. The Master of Public Health is widely recognised as essential for a career in population health, including health promotion, primary health care, policy formulation, research, and management of health programs. When combined with the Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence, you will gain a sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge - including infectious diseases intelligence, policy design, implementation and evaluation.

Program overview

Main Subject

Public Health

Degree

MPH

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Blended

The Master of Public Health (Extension) /Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence enables you to specialise in both public health and infectious disease epidemiology, prevention and control and develop research skills in public health. The Master of Public Health is widely recognised as essential for a career in population health, including health promotion, primary health care, policy formulation, research, and management of health programs. When combined with the Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence, you will gain a sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge - including infectious diseases intelligence, policy design, implementation and evaluation.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

64+
90+
6.5+

For entry into this program, you must have one of the following:

  • An undergraduate degree in a field relevant to public health or health management and two years full-time professional or volunteer experience. This may also include equivalent professional experience acquired as part of a degree of four or more years duration (e.g., MBBS, MD).
  • An undergraduate degree plus an honours or postgraduate degree in a field relevant to public health or health management.
In exceptional circumstances, applicants with extensive relevant professional work experience (e.g., hospital-trained nurses, paramedics, Aboriginal health workers) may be considered. A minimum of five years full-time relevant professional experience is required and an interview with the School of Population Health may be conducted.

Relevant fields

Examples of relevant fields include, but are not restricted to:

  • medicine
  • nursing 
  • allied health
  • health sciences
  • biomedical sciences
  • dentistry
  • sociology
  • behavioural and social sciences
  • psychology
  • marketing
  • human services
  • emergency services
  • environmental health
  • veterinary science
  • health administration
  • business
  • management
  • engineering 
  • law 
  • science 
  • mathematics and statistics
  • economics
  • policy studies
  • development studies.

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Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

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International Students

96,440 AUD
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