PhD in Public Health

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A Master’s degree in a relevant discipline including medicine, nursing, health science, or other health or health-related discipline from a recognised university is the minimum academic qualification required for entry.
  • A First Class Honours degree or relevant qualifications from a recognised institution may be considered.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

PhD in Midwifery

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A Master’s degree in midwifery or in nursing with maternal and child health as specialisation is required. A candidate with a First Class Honours in midwifery or in nursing with adequate maternal and child health components in the curriculum may also be considered.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.

PhD in Nursing

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A Master’s degree in nursing is required. Candidates with a First Class Honours in nursing may also be considered.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

PhD in Clinical Science

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • MBBS degree or equivalent with a relevant experience equivalent to a Master`s degree or Master’s degree in any health related discipline from a recognised institution.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

PhD in Biomedical Science

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A Master’s degree in a relevant science field. A First Class Honours degree in a relevant field of biomedical or health sciences or a Bachelor’s degree in medicine with a relevant Master’s degree may also be considered when supported with evidence of strong research interest.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

Master of Health Science in Public Health (By research)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A minimum of Second Class Honours in BHSc in medicine, nursing, health science, or other health or health-related discipline from a recognised university.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed on a case by case basis.

Master of Health Science in Biomedical Sciences (By Research)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A First or an Upper Second Class Honours in relevant field of biomedical or health sciences or a Bachelor’s degree in medicine. A Lower Second Class Honours may also be considered when supported with evidence of strong research interest.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

Master of Health Science in Midwifery (By research)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A minimum of Second Class Honours in BHSc (Midwifery) or in a Bachelor’s degree in nursing with adequate maternal and child health component in the curriculum. Each candidate must have a license to practise through registration.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

Master of Health Science in Nursing (By research)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A minimum of a Second Class Honours in BHSc (Nursing) or in a Bachelor’s degree in nursing from a recognised institution. Each candidate must have a license to practise through registration.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

Master of Health Science in Clinical Sciences (By research)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • MBBS degree or equivalent, a first or an upper second class honour`s degree in any health related discipline, or other disciplines with strong interest or experience in health sciences from a recognised institution.
  • Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.

Master of Medicine (By coursework)*

Master of Nursing (By coursework)*

  • Candidates must hold a primary nursing degree; BSc Nursing or its equivalent, recognized by the Brunei Nursing Board (BND); be licensed or registered to practice nursing in Brunei Darussalam or in another country in a recognized post
  • • Candidates must satisfy the language requirements stipulated by the University
  • • In addition, a candidate shall be required to undergo and pass an interview, and specific clinical experience of at least 12 months in the selected area of specialization will be preferential.

* Part-time mode only


Master of Public Health (By coursework)

  • A Second Class or equivalent Bachelor’s degree in medicine, nursing, health science, or other health or health-related discipline from a recognised university is the minimum academic qualification required for entry.
  • Shortlisted applicants may be interviewed on a case by case basis.