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Public Health Medicine

University of Pretoria

Master
48 months
Duration
1874 EUR/year
937 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

As an international role-player focusing on healthcare in Africa,  the vision of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria is to maintain health standards through quality education, research and community service. This Public Health Medicine programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Overview

Faculty Notes

Since its inception, it has grown to be one of the largest health training institutions in the country and boasts an undergraduate and postgraduate student corps of over 6 000.

Students who join this Faculty will be part of a new generation of health professionals. The Faculty’s training is outcomes-based and problem-orientated – a unique way of looking at patients and their health. This Public Health Medicine programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Administrative theory and health related social sciences 
  • Epidemiology theory, biostatistics and demography 
  • Public health medicine 
  • Dissertation: Public health medicine 
  • Communicable and nan-communicable health-related conditions 
  • Applied research methodology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A prospective student for the MMed degree programme must be in possession of the MBChB degree of this University or a qualification deemed by the University to be equivalent to the MBChB degree for at least two years. In addition, such a student must be registered as a physician with the Health Professions Council of South Africa for at least one year.
  • International students must have qualifications verified by SAQA. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1874 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1874 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    937 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 937 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.

R18 110 per annum

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Public Health Medicine
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