Established in 1965, the Malawi Polytechnic is a constituent college of the University of Malawi. It nurtures and supports their students and faculties. It offers various degree programs.

  • University or Organization: Malawi Polytechnic
  • Department: Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Course Level: Masters
  • Award: Educational fund
  • Number of Awards: Limited
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: Malawi and international
  • The award can be taken in Malawi


  • Eligible Countries: Malawi and all nationalities.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: Postgraduate degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Environmental Health and Sustainable Development, Environmental Pollution Control, Food Safety and Hygiene, Health Communication and Behaviour Change, Health Impact Assessment, Occupational Health and Safety, Project Management, Research Methodology and Water and Sanitation.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the given criteria:
  • Candidates with a strong pass (average of 55 – 59%) must have at least two years of work experience at the graduate level and in a relevant field.

How to Apply

  • How to ApplyTo apply for the award, aspirants have to download the application form and submit it to The Registrar Att: Postgraduate Studies Office The Polytechnic Private Bag 303
    Chichiri Blantyre 3 Malawi.
  • Supporting Documents: Must attach a CV, letter from an academic referee and 1letter from a professional referee, certified academic transcript, certified copies of original certificates by a commissioner of oath or lawyers or the central office.
  • Admission Requirements: Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree with Credit or Distinction from any recognized institution of higher learning in Environmental Health, Public Health or any other related field with a Distinction or Credit.
  • Language Requirement: Applicants must provide the standardized scores of English language such as IELTS, TOEFL, etc.


The Malawi Polytechnic will provide the educational fund for students. There are a limited Number of Awards available.

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