(1) The entry requirements into the PhD degree in Health Promotion and Education shall be a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree at not less than CGPA of 4.0 on a 5-point scale.

(2) Applicants must satisfy the ‘Ordinary’ level first degree matriculation requirements of Babcock University, that is ‘O’ level credit passes at not more than two sittings, including English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics or one other appropriate subject.

(3) In addition to the above requirements, candidates with at least a Bachelor of Science in Public Health (Honors) Degree, Second Class Lower Division of Babcock University or any other recognized University, in any of the Basic Sciences, Medical/Health Sciences, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Environmental Health, Health Education, Home Economics, Nutrition & Dietetics, Medical/Health Records, Demography & Social Statistics, Medical Ecology/Geography, Health Services Administration and Management, Medical Sociology/Anthropology and other Health related, Art and Social Sciences disciplines.

Admission shall be made to the Postgraduate School on the recommendation of the Department Postgraduate Committee. Recommendation for Admission will be based on candidate’s performance in the screening exercise (written/oral) to be conducted by the Department. Applicants are also expected to write a two- page proposal on their research interest.