Admission

Thank you for your interest in joining the Master of Science in Global Health Delivery Class of 2019. To be considered for the program, your online application must be submitted by Monday, February 12, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. Central Africa Time.

Admission Criteria

The MGHD program targets candidates eager to refine and diversify their global health delivery skills. Candidates from all academic and professional backgrounds are welcome, though they must possess a bachelor’s degree and commit to high standards of academic integrity and professionalism. The program aims to educate students who have a global interest, commitment to leadership, and desire to address issues of inequity and disparity through health care delivery.

Application Process

Before you begin your application, you must complete a brief applicant profile. Upon completing this form, you will be directed to the application for admission. In addition to demographic information, applicants are required to answer four essay questions. Each applicant must submit the following documents along with an application:

  • CV
  • Copy of passport photo page
  • Academic transcript(s) and diploma(s) for all post-secondary degrees

It may take several weeks to acquire academic transcripts. Please plan accordingly when preparing your application. If your documents are not in English, you must submit notarized, translated to English copies of your transcripts and diplomas, as well as copies in their original language.

Once you submit your application, you will receive an email confirming your submission.

Important Dates for the MGHD Class of 2019 Admission Process

Please be mindful of the following dates. All candidates who advance in the process will be required to sit for an entrance exam and interview, per the schedule below. We do not require applicants to travel to Kigali for interviews and examinations if they are located outside of Rwanda.

 
Date
Application Opens
November 1, 2017
Application Closes
February 12, 2018
Applicant Testing
February 19-23, 2018
Applicant Interviews
March 5-9, 2018
Applicants Notified of Admission Decision
March 23, 2018

If you have any questions throughout the process, please contact mghd@ughe.org.

Begin Application for the MGHD Class of 2019