The Department would like to announce that the Master of Public Health (MPH) program will be offered twice per academic year starting this academic year of 2018/2019. The application will be open throughout the year for the intake in September and February. We would also like to share that our MPH program is accredited by the Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health (APACPH) and ASEAN University Network (AUN). Since 2017/2018 intake, the MPH programme is also open for both medical and non-medical science graduates. This is the first time in Malaysia where the prestigious MPH is open to non-medical science graduates.
The Master of Public Health together with the Master of Pathology are first medical graduate programmes offerDepartmentysia. Since its inception in 1973, the Department of Social & Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya has produced more than 1,000 MPH graduates coming from 26 countries around the world, both from developed and developing countries (History of MPH in Malaysia). Our graduates now serve with distinction in the Ministry of Health, universities and various other Non-Government Organisation (NGO)s in Malaysia and around the world.