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Environmental Health, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Pretoria, South Africa
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. The Environmental Health programme is offered by University of Pretoria.
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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. The Environmental Health programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation: Environmental health 
  • Scientific writing 
  • Learning in public health 
  • Applied research methodology 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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General Requirements

  • A four-year bachelor’s degree is required or an honours degree.
  • In the case of a three-year bachelor’s degree also applicable practical (work) experience as prescribed by the University plus any other additional work deemed necessary by the head of department:
  • With the proviso that the head of department will have the discretion to decide whether the prerequisite qualification or the qualification plus work experience would be acceptable for admission to the proposed field of study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1035 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1035 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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R17 195 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

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