Call for Admission into MSc in Global Sanitation

University of Livingstonia (UNILIA) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to enrol into its Master of Science Degree in Global Sanitation commencing in January, 2022 as here below;

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Description of the Programme

The programme aims at educating talented and ambitious young and mid-career professionals working at sewerage companies, municipal assemblies, government ministries, private sectors, NGOs and consulting companies to deal with rural, urban and peri-urban sanitation, sanitation for vulnerable populations. They will become sanitation experts capable to plan, design and implement sanitation programmes and projects in Malawi and worldwide.

This programme has a one year taught course work on a modular-basis. The delivery of modules will be on a block release of specified duration spread throughout the first year. The second year will be for students to do own research that will lead to an examinable thesis.


Kaning’ina Campus, in the City of Mzuzu at about 0.5 km from the Mzuzu to Nkhata Bay road at Mtwaro Flats.


Two (2) years

Entry requirements

Interested candidates should possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Food Security and Nutrition, Environmental Management, Education Sciences, Community Development and other health related fields from an accredited institution. Those working in sanitation programmes and have degree qualifications other than specification above will be considered.

1. Fees structure for the programme

Fees will be MK3,000,000 for th entire programme, i.e. MK750,000 per Semester for Malawian nationals and US$5,200 for the entire programme, broken into US$1,300 per Semester for foreign students. Research fees will be determined separately.

For further information please contact the Registrar’s Office during working hours using the following contact address:

University Registrar

University of Livingstonia

P.O Box 112


Telephone: 01311 615

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