Welcome to the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences

The Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences provides professional programmes aimed at the production of cadres and specialists concerned with the improvement of public health through: Disease prevention and control, emergency medical care, disease diagnosis, patient care and management. The Faculty consists of three departments: Health Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics as well as Natural and Applied Sciences. The Faculty currently offers Bachelor of Science professional degree programmes in Biomedical Sciences and Environmental Health Sciences. The Faculty also offers the following bachelor degrees: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Honours degree in Applied Mathematics, Honours degree in Applied Statistics as well as a Bachelor degree programme in Pre- Hospital Emergency Care.

Message from the Dean

Dean Dr Onesmus Shuungula Thank you for visiting the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences' website. It is indeed my pleasure to take you through the Faculty’s programmes and activities. If you are a potential student, you should find the information here helpful in reaching a decision on your future studies with us. If you are an alumnus or an interested visitor to our home page we would appreciate hearing from you.



  • When and How to Apply

    Read more on the general application process at the Namibia University of Science and Technology.

  • Yearbook

    The Yearbook for the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences.

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