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Enrollment for the January 2024 academic session ends on the 31st of January. Apply Now!

School of Allied Health Sciences

BSc. in Public Health

Public health is the science and practice of protecting and improving the health of populations. Explore the social, economic, environmental, and political factors that influence health, and gain a strong foundation in public health research, policy, and practice.

Tuition Per Level

₦295,000

₦250,000

Introduction to Public Health

Start your bachelor’s degree in Public Health

Public health is the science and practice of protecting and improving the health of populations. Explore the social, economic, environmental, and political factors that influence health, and gain a strong foundation in public health research, policy, and practice.

Why you should apply;

Applications for January 2024 admission is ongoing.

Apply before 31st May 2024, to secure your place.

Programme Summary

Study Level

BSc. in Public Health

Study Duration

8 terms

Mode of study

Blended learning

Tuition

₦295,000

₦250,000

Curriculum

Course Outline

The bachelor’s in Public Health program’s curriculum has been meticulously crafted to equip individuals with the essential knowledge and skills required for a prosperous public health career within the dynamic healthcare environment.

1st SemesterUnits
Communication in English2
General Biology I2
General Biology Practical I1
General Chemistry I2
General Chemistry Practical I1
Elementary Mathematics I2
Introduction to Computer Science3
General Physics I2
General Physics Practical I1
2nd SemesterUnits
Communication in English II2
Nigerian Peoples and Culture2
General Biology II2
General Biology Practical II1
General Chemistry II2
General Chemistry Practical II 1
General Physics II2
General Physics Practical II1
1st Semester Units
Entrepreneurship and Innovation 2
General Microbiology 2
Anatomy of Upper & Lower Limbs 2
General Biochemistry 2
Introductory Physiology and Blood 2
Introduction to Public Health 2
Principles of Epidemiology (infectious disease epidemiology and Immunisation techniques) 2
2nd Semester Units
Philosophy, Logic and Human Existence 2
Biostatistics 2
Demography and Social Statistics inPublic Health 2
1st SemesterUnits
Public Health Microbiology and Parasitology/Entomology2
Environmental Health and Public Health Laws2
Family and Reproductive Health1
2nd SemesterUnits
Peace and Conflict Resolution2
Venture Creation2
Health Programme Planning and Evaluation2
Occupational Health and Disaster Management2
Community Health Practicum I2
Public Health Nutrition2
1st Semester Units
Health Policy and Finance 2
Health Sociology 2
Community Health Care Practicum II 2
Epidemiology, Disease Control & Surveillance 2
International and Global Health 2
Principles of Pharmacology, Therapeutics, and Substance Abuse 2
2nd Semester Units
Health System Planning, Management and Administration 2
Research Project 3

Admission Requirements

100 Level entry requirements for B.Sc. in Public Health

Here’s what you need to study for a bachelor’s programme at Miva University

A copy of your O’Level result

The result must include a minimum of five credits in the following subjects in not more than two sittings:

Please note that submission of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) results is not mandatory at this stage. However, upon admission to the university, the provided results will be thoroughly verified for authenticity and compliance with the stated criteria, including JAMB Regularisation.

Direct entry Admission Requirements for BSc. in Public Health

Here’s what you need to study for a bachelor’s programme at Miva Open University

A copy of any of the following results:

Careers

Potential roles for BSc. in Public Health degree holders​

Career Options

Learn on your terms with pre-recorded engaging and interactive videos on your educational journey for flexible, convenient, and self-paced study.

Tuition

Payment Plans

Miva Open University offers a flexible payment plan for its degree programmes. You may choose to pay the year’s fee up front or in two instalments.

Up to 15% discount

Pay Upfront

Pay the year’s fee upfront. No hidden charges. No additional costs.

N295,000

₦250,000

per level

Pay in Instalments​

Pay in two instalments. An initial deposit of ₦150,000 and a second payment of ₦100,000. No hidden charges. No additional costs.

N195,000

₦150,000

first instalment