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Tropical and Infectious Diseases

University of Nairobi

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3865 USD/year
2877 USD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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Apply date
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About

The mission of the Tropical and Infectious Diseases programme offered by the University of Nairobi is to influence public health policy, improve the standards of healthcare and be at the centre of control and eradication of tropical and infectious diseases through research, training and practice

Overview

Core values of the Tropical and Infectious Diseases programme offered by the University of Nairobi 

  • Professional excellence to be hallmark of all our activities and interactions with our stakeholders
  • Strive to abide by the virtues of integrity and meritocracy in all our activities
  • Commitment to the conduct of ethical research at the highest international standards.
  • Believe in equity, fairness and justice for all. In so doing, we recognize the importance of gender equity, minorities, the disabled and other disadvantaged groups

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Medical Parasitology
  • Vector Biology
  • Immunology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Virology And Prion Infections

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class
Upper Second Class (recommended)

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Candidates eligible for admission into the MSc. TID must have any of the following minimum qualifications from the University of Nairobi or any other universities recognized by the senate of the University of Nairobi:

  • Holders of Bachelors degree in Medicine & Surgery, Dental Surgery, Pharmacy, Nursing Sciences and Veterinary Medicine;
  • Holders of upper second class honours degree in biomedical sciences with at least three years working experience in medical research or in disease control programmes.
  • Holders of lower second class honours degree in biomedical sciences with at least five years working experience in medical research or in disease control programmes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3865 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3865 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2877 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2877 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National: 312,500 Kshs per year
  • International: 3,865 USD per year

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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