Programme Code
Programme Title
B.Sc Public Health
Host Faculty
Health Sciences
Degree Type
Admission Requirements

1. Admission available for 200 Level only

2. A minimum of 5 credits in O' levels.

3. Compulsory courses required in O'levels are Mathematics, English Language, Biology or Health Science and Chemistry.

4. NCE subjects with Grade B  in any of the following

  • Physical/Health Education
  • Science Education
  • Nutrition
  • Home Economics

5. Higher National Diploma (Upper Credit) in the following certificates

  • Community Health Office Training Certificate (CHO)
  • Health Superintendent
  • Environmental Health Officer
  • And any health related discipline may be considered for admission to direct entry
  • Medical Lab. Sciences
  • Registered Nurse (RN)

*1 year post qualification experience is requested to be eligible for admission.

*Practice License: Medical Lab. Science(PA), Registered Nurse (rn)PA

*Admission into 100 level is not available



Special Admission Consideration(s)


Course Registeration Guide

Notes on PHS512 - Seminar in Core Areas of Public Health

The core areas of Public Health are;

  1. Public Health Information , Education & Communication
  2. Epidemiology, disease control & surveillance
  3. Environmental health / Occupational health
  4. Human nutrition
  5. Health Systems Management & Administration
  6. Community/Family and Reproductive Health

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