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NOUN Admission Requirement for Masters in Public Health

National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Admission Requirements for Postgraduate Course/Programme in Masters Degree in Public Health, NOUN Admission form for MSc in Public Health.

NOUN Requirements For Masters Degree Programme and Duration

Public health is one of the broadest fields in the medical sector. It has lots of various areas and is as broad as you can imagine. While the profession has been seen as one of the top-paying careers in Nigeria at the moment, it is also regarded among the most successful in terms of job opportunities and prospects.

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Candidates seeking admission into NOUN for Master’s Degree in Public Health (MPH) must possess the following requirements below:

COMPULSORY O-LEVEL REQUIREMENTS
Credit passes in five subjects which must include the following:

SubjectMin Grade
Biology/health ScienceC6
ChemistryC6
English LanguageC6
MathematicsC6
PhysicsC6

ACCEPTABLE FIRST DEGREE RESULTS

AnatomySecond Class Lower
BiochemistrySecond Class Lower
BiostatisticsSecond Class Lower
BiotechnologySecond Class Lower
 DentistrySecond Class Lower
Environmental BiologySecond Class Lower
Environmental Health ScienceSecond Class Lower
EpidemiologySecond Class Lower
GeneticsSecond Class Lower
Health EducationSecond Class Lower
Health Education And PromotionSecond Class Lower
Health ManagementSecond Class Lower
Medical Lab ScienceSecond Class Lower
MedicinePass
MicrobiologySecond Class Lower
NursingSecond Class Lower
Nutrition And DieteticsSecond Class Lower
OptometrySecond Class Lower
Pharmaceutical SciencesPass
PharmacyPass
Physical & Health EducationSecond Class Lower
PhysiologySecond Class Lower
PhysiotherapySecond Class Lower
Public Health ScienceSecond Class Lower
RadiographySecond Class Lower
ZoologySecond Class Lower
ACCEPTABLE PGD RESULTS:
Public HealthPass
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:
PRACTICE LICENSE

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Duration for Masters Degree NOUN?

Postgraduate programs in national open university of Nigeria are three semesters (18 months), The first semester usually starts from January to June while the second semester runs for the rest six months of the year. New students are absorbed in both semesters. See NOUN ACADEMIC CALENDAR

  • What is the main aim of public health?

Public health aims to improve the quality of life through prevention and treatment of disease, including mental health. This is done through the surveillance of cases and health indicators, and through the promotion of healthy behaviors

  • Is public health a good course in Nigeria?

Public health is one of the broadest fields in the medical sector. It has lots of various areas and is as broad as you can imagine. While the profession has been seen as one of the top paying careers in Nigeria at the moment, it is also regarded among the most successful in terms of job opportunities and prospects.

  • Why do you want to study public health?

Public health is a rewarding career path. In this field, you will consistently try to create healthy environments within communities, workplaces, facilities, and homes. Your role will be to improve the wellbeing of others, to help them regain the skills they need to live happily and efficiently.

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189 Comments

      1. I have Bsc in Microbiology with second class upper with 8 credits at Olevel but no physic credit at Olevel am i qualified to apply?

  1. Please I want to study masters in public health in your great citadel of learning l possess the following 1, national diploma in agricultural engineering 2, higher national diploma in agricultural engineering__soil and water option 3,post graduate diploma in education (agricultural science education)4,post graduate diploma in agricultural engineering (lautech ogbomoso).lam a staff of the University of ibadan an engineering technologist in the environmental unit

      1. I have hnd in animal production, pgde , pgd animal health and production, with good o level results. Can I apply for msc public health ?

    1. Yeah you can, it’s a similar qualifications to someone who has anatommy or zoology degree,, approach the school directly for enquiry

    2. Yeah you can, it’s a similar qualifications to someone who has anatomy or zoology degree,, approach the school directly for enquiry

      1. I have all the requirements. What i wan to know is the tuition thru the 3semesters (total overhead cost) and the msc course outlines.
        I will appreciate if all these is sent to my mail

      2. Pls I studied physiology BDC. I’m interested in MPH. How do I apply and when will they stop sales of admission forms

  2. I’m one of ur graduant in public health. But yet to have my notification of result, due to covid -19. So can i apply for your mph programme, if yes mail me back thank’s.

  3. I am a pharmacist and also have an M.sc in health management. I was told am not qualified for the Mph because I have a pass in o’ level maths please clarify.

  4. Please sir, I have a Bsc in Biochemistry Second class lower. Can I apply for Msc in Public Health. Thank you

    1. Yeah you can, it’s a similar qualifications to someone who has anatomy or zoology and dentistry degree,, approach the school directly for enquiry

  5. Please sir, I have Bsc (Ed) with Second class upper in Physical and Health Education, can I apply for Msc in Public Health? If no, what other option do I have? Thanks

  6. Pls i will like to study Msc in Public health in NOUN.
    1.I posses National diploma in Science Laboratory Technology.2.Higher National diploma in Microbiology (Upper credit) and 3.PGD in Education @National Open University.Thanks in anticipation..

  7. Pls sir,I have HND in Microbiology (upper credit) and PGD in Education @ NOUN Abeokuta center can I apply for Msc in Public Health?

      1. Please do you take NECO..or can one combine NECO and WAEC?.. I don’t have maths in WAEC but I do in Neco..secondary..is it only my Bsc certificate..that is needed..or should I process my transcript too?

    1. Please what masters course can I apply for at noun? I studied Environmental sciences/ human resource management

  8. Please I have HND in food science and technology (upper credit) and currently running PGD in Nutrition. Can I apply for master in public health? Thanks

  9. Please I have PGD in Nutrition and HND in food science and technology (upper credit), am I qualified to apply for master in public health?

  10. Good day, pls i have a second class upper in environmental management and toxicology (environmental management option), can i study environment health science (Msc)?

    1. Pls, I want to know if you run PHD in Public health and if yet can I with MSc in Medical Microbiology & Public health from FUNAAB. Thanks.

    1. yes, you can apply with Community Health Office Training Certificate. The minimum requirement is a Lower credit

  11. Pls, I have Bsc in environmental management and toxicology (environmental management option), with a second class upper division. Can I apply for a Msc in environmental health sciences in your institution?

  12. Pls, I have PGD in nutrition and HND in food science and technology (upper credit). Am i qualified to apply for master in public health? Thanks

  13. Please, am i qualified to apply for masters in Public health with a B.Sc (Ed) Biology (2nd class upper division)?

    1. I have B.tech in science laboratory technology (Microbiology option) can I apply for public health for my masters in NOUN

      1. Pls sir I have b tech biochemistry 3rd class and PGD information tech at noun can I ally for MSC public health an I qualified

      1. Like seriously,
        I was informed from Akure & Ado-Ekiti centres that I must get undergrad transcript b4 paying for form
        📌 A friend applied for same course they denied him admission from Katsina state too

  14. Good day. I have a second class upper degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics. I’d like to know if I can apply for an MSc in Public Health.

      1. I have Bsc Environmental Health Science from NOUN but seems that no other University wants to accept me for Msc or MPH

        It’s only NOUN that is giving an offer why

  15. I have Bsc SLT (Physiology/Pharmacology), PGD public Health Education and promotion, A practising licence can I apply for MSc public Health?

  16. I just finished my final bachelor in nursing exams. I’m also a registered nurse. I’ve not done my internship or NYSC plus I don’t have my certificate yet. Can I apply?

  17. Can the program be done completely online? Including exams?
    I also asked if one with a degree in Applied Biology will be considered. The applied biology had no aspect of botany in it. It was mostly humans and microorganisms (more like zoology). Looking forward to your reply. Thanks

  18. Can I apply for MPH. I am a nurse, have HND public health lower credit, Bsc health education 2nd class upper. But have no mathematics in o levels as I remedied it when I did my degree course. Am I qualified to apply?
    I have over 20 years working experience

  19. I am a professional nurse midwife. I have HND public health nursing, lower credit. BSc health education, 2nd class upper. Am I qualified to do MPH in NOUN? Over 5 years working experience in public health department.

  20. Hello,
    I am a graduate of Medicine, and I have two sittings in ‘O Level’ (both NECO). Can I apply for MPH?

  21. I have a bsc in botany with 6years of occupational health, safety and environment practice…

    Can i apply for a MPH?

  22. Please, I Studied Environmental sciences/ human resource management and I graduated with second class upper from NOUN. Am I qualified to apply for M.sc Public health?

  23. I have an MBA from Noun and a BSc In Agric with a pass in mathmatics O level. Can I apply for a Masters in public health?
    Thank you

  24. Please I have a second class upper in Microbiology but I’ve not gotten my transcript yet or certificate yet, can I use statement of result to apply for masters in public at noun?

  25. I am inquiring if you have Ph.D. in Public Health. I have Masters in Occupational Safety, Health and Environment. I also have M.Phil. in Environmental Management in Environment. How can I do my Ph.D. in Public Heath in your University.
    I would need feedback
    Uncle Tony

  26. Good morning NOUN resource person. I have a degree in Veterinary medicine with over 10 years of post qualification experience & presently working in the employ of a federal government agency as a veterinary surgeon. Can I apply for an MSC in public health at NOUN? Can I also apply for admission in the next few days?

  27. Good morning. Please am a graduate of food science and technology and I was told that I cannot apply for Msc public health. So I’d like to know the courses I can apply for

  28. Good evening Mr Gbenga, I have a second class upper degree in chemistry and I also have all credit in my o level, can I apply for masters in public health? if not kindly advice on the best masters course to apply in NOUN. thank you in anticipation of your quick response.

  29. Please sir, I have Bsc in Biology (second class upper)from noun, pls can I proceed for msc public health in noun

  30. Good evening, i have a second class upper in Parasitology and Entomology. Can i apply for masters in public health? I would appreciate your response, thank you

      1. I am really glad Mr. Gbenga is active attending to questions. Weldon, Mr. Gbenga!

        I have second class upper in biochemistry. WAEC is all good (exceeds C’s). Now, I want to ask:

        1. Where can I see the school fees listed?
        2. Is this thesis-based or coursed-based?

        Regards

  31. Is nysc certificate required for Msc in public health and is admission still going on or closed already?

  32. I graduated from Environmental studies with 2nd class Upper, can I apply for Masters in public health?

  33. Good day sir, I graduated from pharmacology and physiology (islt) with second class lower, can I apply for master in public health.

  34. Mr Gbenga, you are doing a good job here. Please I noticed questions on having first degree in statistics in regards to eligibility in MSc public health are not attended to. Please we are curious.

  35. Sir please, do noun offer PGDE in Public health and what are the requirements, I have HND in Environmental health technology lower credit. Thanks

  36. Good evening sir,
    I have Bsc in Applied Biology with second class lower and my science courses are credited, can I apply for masters into public health in noun

  37. Hello, iam a Pharmacist and I want to run M.sc Public health program. I’m I still hopeful of joining this year?

  38. Good evening.
    I went through the requirements and your responses and found I can apply for MSc Pubic Health with a BSc Health Educatiom (Second Class Upper)
    Please can I still apply for the program this year and start this year or all will be next year?
    Please I would appreciate your feedback and more.
    Please reach me on my mail : onyex26@gmail.com
    Thanks in anticipation

  39. Good evening sir

    I am a graduate of B.Sc Biochemistry (second class lowers), is it possible for me to directly apply for a masters program public health without a postgraduate diploma or I have to do a pgd first.
    Thanks

  40. Hello. I want to obtain a form for my Masters programme in public health. Is the form on sale? If yes how much and if no, when will it be on sale? Thanks

  41. I have ND in slt lower credit, Hnd in microbiology upper credit, and PGD in public health at noun can I apply for masters

  42. Dear Mr. Gbenga,
    A very pleasant day to you.
    I have a combined B.SC Honors in Biochemistry and Microbiology with a second class upper from the University of Nigeria Nsukka, passed all required o-level subjects. Am I eligible to apply for MPH? if yes, is this year still possible?

  43. I have a Masters degree in Environmental Pollution and Toxicology Under the department of Zoology and Environmental Biology with all my O’Level Credits intact. I also have professional certificates in Health, Safety and Environment. I have 2yrs experience as a Health and Safety Officer. Can i apply for Masters in Public Health?

  44. Good day, please I hold B.sc. in Human anatomy and want to apply for Masters in public health but I want to want d current school fees is and the duration of the course.

  45. Hello sir, is the form for MSc on sale now?
    I graduated with a second class lower B Sc Ed Biology can I apply for M Sc Public health.
    Thanks!

  46. I have HIgher National Diploma Science Technology (Microbiology option) and Post graduate Diploma in Microbiology .Please am i qualify for admission on Public Health

  47. I want to study public health i have the olevel complete result and nd result in science laboratory technology cam i apply please reply

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