School of Public Health and Social Work

Public Health is the science of safeguarding the health of families and communities through education, policy making, research and organized efforts by involving society, organizations (public and private), communities and individuals. It also involves preventing diseases, prolonging life and promoting health & well being.
Bachelor Public Health

Bachelor of Public Health

Our Bachelor of Public Health program trains students in individual fields of biological research with a focus on understanding, preventing and treating diseases affecting large populations.


  • Higher National Diploma in Public Health from a recognized university
  • O level + Diploma (3 years) in relevant field
  • A level + Diploma (2 or 3 years) in relevant field

Duration: 2 Years

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Our MSW program combines the various aspects of comprehensive training that paves the way to becoming a licensed clinical social worker. This program affords more exciting career opportunities in direct practice & we provide subject-specific guidance.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in social work from a recognized university
  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university with 2 yrs experience in the field of social work, sociology, psychology
  • A qualification from a recognized body with a level equivalent to bachelors qualification + 3 years experience in the field of social work, sociology, psychology

Duration: 2 Years

PhD Public Health

PhD in Public Health (90 Credits & 110 credits)

Our doctoral program in public health is designed to propose an evidence-based intervention or policy solution for any significant public health problem


  • Master degree in Public Health/Medical Science from recognized university – 90 credits
  • Master degree in Health Science from recognized university – 110 credits

Duration: 90 credits – 3 years, 110 credits – 3.5 years

Doctor of Public Health Administration (DPHA)

The Doctor of Public Health Administration degree program is an interdepartmental offering intended for experienced public health professionals who seek advanced training for leadership positions in public health.As an experienced public health practitioner, you’ll get the advanced training and credentials you need to move into a leadership position, whatever your specialty area within public health.


  • Any masters degree & 5+ years of managerial experience in the Public Health sector
  • To qualify in the panel interview

Duration: 3 Years