M.Sc. On Campus

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

The Aga Khan University

24 months
10500 USD/year
4392 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Epidemiology and Biostatistics programme at The Aga Khan University has been designed to train health professionals to have an in-depth knowledge of epidemiology, biostatistics and their application in analysing major public health issues in Pakistan and developing countries with a focused approach to regional problems and needs. 


Graduates of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics programme at The Aga Khan University are expected to play a leading role in the field of public health by analysing ​​​major public health problems.​​

The programme offers full-time and part-time study options. It also offers selected courses as "Standalone Courses" for individuals wishing to enhance their knowledge in specific areas.

Clinical Research Specialisation ​

The programme also offers specialisation in clinical research for academicians and clinical researchers as well as residents, fellows, young faculty and clinical nurses from medical and allied fields.

Programme Structure

  • The curriculum of the programme focuses on the integration of its major components: Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Public Health. 
  • The curriculum of the programme has recently been revised to align it with international programmes offered in the area of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. 
  • There is a good balance between Epidemiology and Biostatistics courses offered in the programme. MSc EB Students also choose elective courses during the two year programme.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 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

  • Sixteen-year undergraduate degree from an accredited / recognised university in Sciences / Health
  • Sciences including Bachelor degree such as MBBS, BDS, BScN, DVM, B Pharm (or equivalent).
  • Candidates with clinical experience, especially young faculty in research track positions in
  • clinical departments.
  • Fellows within the PGME programme will receive consideration.
  • Residents completing two years of their residency programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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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