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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Master of Science in Health Economics and Policy
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:School of Economics
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: 30 October 2020
Programme Overview

This syllabus and accompanying regulations will prepare masters level graduates of economics to address complex multilateral trade needs of our time by equipping them with such economics and law as is useful in guiding the multilateral trade agreements of an evolving global trading system.

Curriculum

The program shall consist of 2 years of full time study by coursework, examination and a research project. The first year of study shall be devoted to coursework only, while the second year will be devoted to further coursework (first semester), and preparation of the research project.

– In each of the two semesters of the first year, the candidates shall be required to take FOUR units (4 core courses per semester).

– In the first semester of the second year, candidates shall be required to take 4 elective courses.

– The second semester of the second year will be completely devoted to research and preparation of a research project.

– The maximum duration for completion of the programme is 4 years.

Admission Requirements

The common regulations for admission and registration in a Masters Degree in the University of Nairobi and the School of Economics shall apply.

In addition, the following shall be eligible for admission for the Masters programme.
– Holders of Bachelors degree at Upper Second Class honours in economics, health sciences or other related disciplines from the University of Nairobi or other institutions recognized by Senate.
– Holders of Bachelors degree at lower second class from the University of Nairobi or other institutions recognized by Senate, with at least two years relevant post qualification working experience.
– Holders of a pass degree and a relevant postgraduate Diploma from the University of Nairobi or other institutions recognized by Senate.
– Holders of a pass degree from the University of Nairobi or other institutions recognized by Senate, with at least five years relevant post qualification working experience.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Application Fees for International Students: $0

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/ to apply Online

NOTE:
University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Potential employers of health economists include:
– academic centres and universities,
– health insurance companies,
– pharmaceutical companies,
– governments,
– regulators,
– consultancy firms as well as local or international organisations with a health agenda

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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees per year for Kenyan Students =
Tuition Fees per year for International Students =
**This programme will be completed after a duration of 2 years, with fees per year as follows:
– First year =
– Second year =

NOTE:

International Students pay 20% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Antony Wambugu
Director School of Economics
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries