Applications for the Master of Science in Global Health Delivery Class of 2022 Are Now Closed.


UGHE’s flagship program, the Master of Science in Global Health Delivery (MGHD), was designed to equip a generation of global health professionals with the tools and knowledge to employ the guiding principles of global health: collaboration, innovation, leadership, and equity. The program emphasizes transnational health issues and the various strategies required to tackle these, including disease surveillance, health systems management, and individual and population-based interventions. 

MGHD Track Options: 

Global Health is a complex and multifaceted field of study. Global health professionals often specialize in specific areas to allow them to fully develop their skills and interests, and, in turn, maximize their contribution to achieving global health equity.  

Recognizing such needs, the Master of Science in Global Health Delivery (MGHD) at University of Global Health Equity (UGHE) has designed the curriculum to prepare individuals to become leaders in the different areas of global health.  Students can choose from the following three options to add specificity and personalized instructions to their studies as they earn their MGHD:

Admissions 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, and 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. (*Please note that there are different admissions criteria for the various MGHD Track Options as listed above)

Important Dates for the MGHD Class of 2022 Admissions 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.

Application Opens
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Application Closes
Sunday, February 28, 2021 @ 9:00AM CAT
Applicant Exam
Mid March 2021
Applicant Interviews
Early April 2021

If you have any questions throughout the process, please contact