University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Graduate Certificate in Public Health

University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00099F

Delivered 100% online, and part-time, students in UTS Online’s Graduate Certificate in Public Health will gain immediately applicable skills to make a greater impact in their current role and prepare for future health challenges. Students can tailor their studies with the option to progress into a Master of Public Health, and choose to major in data analytics, sub-major in leadership, or select from a range of advanced electives to transform their career goals.


The UTS Online Graduate Certificate in Public Health comprises four study periods, or 24 credit points (CP) in total.


  • Subjects include: Foundations of Public Health
  • Indigenous Public Health
  • Social Perspectives in Public Health
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology
  • and, electives

Standard entry requirements

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.Applicants who do not have an undergraduate degree but who have extensive relevant work experience in a healthcare or human services field may also be considered eligible. Applicants must have at least one year’s full-time equivalent experience in a health or human services organisation.The English proficiency requirement for local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0
  • Or TOEFL: paper-based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet-based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21
  • Or AE5: Pass
  • Or PTE: 58-64
  • Or CAE: 176-184.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus International: $12,024 Yes
  • Part-time : 8 months

Further information

This course is part of an articulated program comprising the Graduate Certificate in Public Health, the Graduate Diploma in Public Health, the Master of Public Health and the Master of Public Health (Advanced). This course is not offered to international students.

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