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Health Professions Education

The Aga Khan University

24 months
10500 USD/year
4392 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The goal of the Health Professions Education programme at The Aga Khan University is to develop excellent teachers, innovators​​ and researchers as well as leaders in health professions education.


Graduates from this Health Professions Education programme at The Aga Khan University will be able to use best evidence medical education to make informed decisions for improving the standards of undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing health professions education (medical, dental, nursing and allied health) in Pakistan and abroad.  

Programme Objectives

  • By the end of the MHPE Programme, the graduates should be able to: 
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and problem-solving skills on national and international issues pertaining to HPE 
  • Inculcate critical thinking and problem solving in students 
  • Develop and implement curricula using knowledge of educational philosophies and theories to enhance problem solving abilities
  • Develop and apply innovative teaching, learning and assessment strategies, using best evidence to make informed decisions in HPE

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Curriculum Development
  • Teaching & Learning 
  • Programme Evaluation
  • Assessment 
  • Quantitative Research Methodologies 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




48 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The MHPE programme is open to health professionals holding a minimum of four-year undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline. For international candidates, this should be an MD degree with or without residency or specialty training and board certification (or equivalent).
  • At least two years of certified teaching experience is required.
  • Residency/postgraduate training will be considered equivalent to teaching experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4392 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Karachi

35856 - 50882 PKR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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