Health Services Academy, Islamabad (HSA) is a public sector statutory autonomous body promoting public health through long term and short term teaching, training and capacity building programs under the auspices of Federal Ministry of Health, Government of Pakistan. HSA is providing high quality learning opportunities for public health and allied professionals. The aim is to improve public health standards in the country. Alumni of HSA are significantly strengthening public Health in the Public and Private sectors.
The MSPH, EMSPH, M.Sc. HEM degrees and PGD MEDVC courses are administered by HSA. The degrees are awarded by Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad and are recognized by HEC and PMDC.
Postgraduate Degree Programs
1. Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH)
2. Extended Master of Science in Public Health (EMSPH)
Eligibility: MBBS, BDS, B.Pharmacy, BSc Nursing, DVM, Master’s Degree in a relevant subject, such as Anthropology, Business Administration, Economics, Human Nutrition, Microbiology, Psychology, Public Health Engineering, Sociology, Statistics and Zoology.
Duration: MSPH – 2 year, EMSPH – 3 year
3. Master of Science in Health Economic and Management (MSc-HEM)
Eligibility: MBBS, B.Pharmacy, BSc Nursing, BVM, BA/BBA/BSc Degree with one of the following subject: Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Psychology and Sociology.
Duration: M.Sc. HEM – 2 year
Postgraduate Diploma Program
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Entomology and Disease Vector Control (PGD-MEDVC)
Eligibility: MBBS/MD, B.Sc. in Biology, Zoology, Microbiology, Environmental Health, Agriculture, DVM, and Relevant M.Sc. degree.
Duration: PGD-MEDVC -1 year
Certificate Programs (Evening)
1. New Public Health Management
2. Hospital Management
3. Health Economics
Salient features of the certificates programs are as follows:
- Short duration (3 Months)
- Flexible timing (2 days per week in the evening)
- Covering broad aspects of public health
- Excellent faculty and learning environment
- State-of-the-Art infrastructure, Audio visual facility
The last date for submission of application forms of Degree and Diploma programs is Wednesday, August 18, 2010 till 1630 hrs.
a) Admission forms along with prospectus can be obtained from the Registrar office of the Health Services Academy, on cash payment or by sending Bank Draft amounting PKR 1100/- in favour of Health Services Academy.
b) Incomplete applications and those received after due date will not be considered. Only short listed candidates will be called for test/interviews. No TA/DA is admissible for appearing in test/interview.
c) Foreign students are encouraged to apply.
d) For detailed information, please visit www.hsa.edu.pk or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org for any query.
For further information, you may please contact:
Health Services Academy,
Park Road, Chak Shehzad,
Telephone: (+92 51) 9255592-5 Ext-112
Fax: (+92 51) 9255591