Master of Public Health (MPH)


Texila American University empowers students to develop innovative solutions to complex health challenges, including chronic and communicable diseases. Our MPH program is designed to ensure that students are capable of creating a healthier environment in their society. We prepare our students to understand, analyse, and lay the groundwork for a healthier tomorrow.

years Duration

MBChB / science graduates with Biology, Physics, Medical Social Work, Nutrition, and Chemistry / Allied Subjects
B.Sc. in Social Work, B.Sc. in Home Science, B.Sc. Pharmacy, BDS, B.Sc. in Physiotherapy

Structure of the program

Year 1 30 Credits
Introduction to Public Health 4
Health Policy and Management 4
Global Health 4
Capstone - I 2
Environmental Health 4
Social & Behavioural Health 4
Health Economics 4
Capstone - II 2
Article Review 2
Year 2 32 Credits
Applied Research 4
Project Management 4
Infectious Diseases 4
Optional Courses
Public Health Nutrition
Advanced Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Health Promotion & Education
Maternal & Child Health
Research Work Dissertation & Defence 16

Selection Factors

Students to Texila American University (TAU) are selected on the basis of their academic, personal, and extracurricular abilities. Each student will be assessed based on the educational background, age, and intended course of study. Additionally, students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of a successful medical career.

TAU-Zambia's intensive medical program requires students who are intellectually and emotionally prepared to take on the stress of studying medicine with a view to becoming global doctors.

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Mr. Chinyerezi Kepenya Alumni Student of Texila

Mr.Chinyerezi Kepenya

"My Experience with Texila American University has been very good. The modules are updated & educative. Good Learning Platform."

Mr. Adamson Mukhalipi Alumni Student of Texila

Mr.Adamson Mukhalipi

"Flexible Payment Plan is very helpful and Online Exams allow you to pursue without leaving your hometown."

Ms. Mary Odokua Alumni Student of Texila

Mary Odokua

"It was an awesome experience being with Texila which had helped me to become a successful doctor today"

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