Master of Health Science (Digital Public Health) by Research

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by Research

Entry requirements

  1. A minimum of an upper-second class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline and preferably with 2 years of relevant work experience after graduation for the First Degree.
  2. The relevant discipline can be either a STEM-related discipline (e.g. computer science, engineering) or a health related discipline (medicine, health sciences, nursing, pharmacology, nutrition, dental, psychology, neuroscience and other allied health sciences or other relevant disciplines).
  3. Must meet the language requirements stipulated by the University.
  4. Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo an interview on a case-by-case basis.


  • Full Time: 12-24 months

  • Part Time: 24-48 months

Graduation Requirement

  1. Pass an examination of a 60,000 words thesis by internal and external examiners.
  2. Completion of at least two option modules (listed below)
  3. Submit at least one academic journal article or book chapter


At least two modules from the following list:

  1. HX-5301 Systematic Review and Meta-analysis in Health Sciences
  2. HX-5302 Quantitative Research Methodology
  3. HX-5304 Data Analysis Methods in Health Research
  4. ZH-5101 Computation Foundation for Health Data
  5. ZH-5102 Machine learning for Healthcare Data
  6. ZH-5103 Predictive Analytics Healthcare Data

Course Fee

BND $ 3250 per semester


To apply or enquire more information on Digital Public Health Programmes at UBD, please contact Dr Hanif Abdul Rahman (

Registration deadline for Jan 2023 semester: 30-Dec-2022

Semester starts: 9-Jan-2023

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Centre for Lifelong Learning (C3L)

Second Floor, ILIA Building
Universiti Brunei Darussalam

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