Course Details

Examinable modules: Year 1

Semester 1: February - June

  • Basic Immunology

  • Basic Vaccinology

  • Research Methods and statistics

  • Epidemiology

Semester 2: July - November

  • Applied immunology

  • Infectious diseases and vaccine prevention

  • Vaccine discovery, development, manufacture and safety

  • Public Health and Vaccines

Research project

Students will select a project and write protocol during Year 1. Project will be completed in Year 2, and students will be required to submit a Research report, which will be examined by University-selected expert examiners.


Students will visit different departments within the university, public health facilities and collaborating institutions

Workshops and seminars

Students will attend various workshops and seminars aimed at developing personal and professional skills. These will include: Presentation skills, good clinical practice training, Scientific writing workshop, ReDCAp database development training, conducting a systematic review, Media training