PhD & Master’s Programmes

  • UNU-IIGH Master’s and PhD programmes are undertaken in collaboration with partner universities. The areas of research must be related to one or more UNU-IIGH thematic research areas:

    Application Requirements

    Applicants are required to submit an application letter (addressed to the Director of UNU-IIGH) together with the following required documents:

    • Certified true copies of academic transcripts
    • A research proposal in the intended area of study related to any one of the thematic research areas
    • Two original supporting letters of reference (please ensure that the letters are signed by the referees and enclosed in sealed envelopes)
    • Evidence of English Language proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS, or other certificates of proficiency)
    • Applicants from developing countries are strongly encouraged to apply

    Please send your application package by normal mail (post) to this address:

    Programme Assistant
    United Nations University International Institute for Global Health
    UNU-IIGH Building, UKM Medical Centre
    Jalan Yaacob Latiff, Bandar Tun Razak
    Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur


  • Tel: +603 9171 5394
    Fax: +603 9171 5402