The School of Health Systems and Public Health (SHSPH) is student-centred school with educational research used to inform Teaching and Learning and, remains committed to inspiring public health excellence globally through its research activities, while enriching the lives of South Africans and Africans in general.
The SHSPH is committed to graduating a new generation of public health professionals by providing context driven education and training, guided by societal needs as informed by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and aided with new technologies brought about by The Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Please scroll to the bottom of this page (LHS). Latest update, 19 May 2023
Dear Prospective student, thank you for your interest in our School.
Please quote your student number with the subject of your email in the Subject line of all emails to UP.
Applications for the academic year 2024 for all the study programmes are now open.
Please take note that a PG Diploma in Public Health or an equivalent is a requirement for the MPH - Master of Public Health. No MPH application will be considered without submission of an academic record and degree certificate.
Please use this link for new applications: https://www.up.ac.za/online-application
Please make use of this link for the (Online) PostGraduate Diploma in Public Health application and further information, https://online.up.ac.za/online-postgraduate-diploma-in-public-health/
Please take note that due to large volumes of applications we do not consider any late applications.
All required information is available on the website Home page under the SHSPH Information Pack, PhD Information Pack, and Curriculum matters are available in the 2023 PG Book – at the bottom of this Home page.
If you need more information you are welcome to contact Mr. Lesiba Mpati at [email protected]"
Albertina Sisulu Executive Leadership Program in Health (ASELPH) Fellowship
A University of Pretoria Postgraduate Diploma in Health Systems Management in Executive Leadership
Application Deadline: 30th June 2023
The South African Field Epidemiology Training Programme (SAFETP) is now accepting applications for the 2024 intake, from qualified health professionals with interest in public health and commitment to public service.
[ Call for Applications, 2024 ]
The Chairperson of the SHSPH, Prof Lekan Ayo-Yusuf had the privilege to share our efforts in tobacco control in Africa among others at the Universiity of Pretoria .....
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