DEHS

Diploma in Environmental Health Sciences Programme
This is a competency-based six-semester Diploma in Environmental Health Sciences (DEHS) programme. It is intended to enable Environmental Health graduates to organize, plan, manage, supervise, monitor and evaluate, comprehensive preventive and promotional health services targeted at individuals and communities at all levels of the health care delivery system in the country and elsewhere. The programme is also intended to ensure that EHOs are provided with state of the art knowledge and skills, enabling them to be catalysts for sustainable and innovative health solutions by communities.
Entry requirements
Direct Entry
Pass in English and three credits pass, one in Mathematics and two other out of Physics, Chemistry and Biology at ‘O’ level.
Equivalent Qualifications
Health Assistant with three years experience who has passed the selection examination recognized by the University and must have ‘O’ level secondary school certificate.

Contact US

INSTITUTE OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
P.O. Box 65005
Dar es Salaam
Tel: Direct: +255 22 2152941, Tel. 2150302-6 (Ext. 1323 Director, Ext. 1322 OMS)
Fax: +255-022-2152941
E-Mail diahs@muhas.ac.tz