Occupational Health and Safety Leadership MSc

Full time Part time University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC)
  • University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Jalan Broga, Semenyih, Selangor 43500, Malaysia View on Map

Course Key Info

  • Field of Study Arts and Social Sciences
  • Subject Occupational Health And Safety Leadership
  • Qualification Masters
  • Course Fee From RM48,600
  • Course Duration 2 Years
  • Intakes Sep
  • Study Mode Full timePart time
  • Institution Type Private University

Course Description

The MSc Occupational Health and Safety Leadership is a programme for those who have an interest in the management of health and safety at work. The programme presents health and safety leadership within a problem-solving framework and is designed around two central activities: identifying and managing contemporary risks to health and safety; and developing effective leadership strategies. The course is offered on a part-time, flexible learning basis over 24 or 36 months. Face-to-face teaching, tutorials, and workshop-based teaching with experts, are both supported and enhanced by an e-learning environment.

For the course you will require: a personal computer with a word-processing programme; email and internet access; the ability to be organised and work independently; and a willingness to engage in teamwork.


Tuition Fees:

Malaysian Students: RM48,600 for the whole course 

International Students: RM53,600 for the whole course



Full-time: 1-2 years

Part-time: 2-4 years


Core modules

  • Applied Research Project or Major and Minor Dissertation
  • Occupational Hazards and Risk Management Strategies
  • Occupational Health and Safety Law, Policies and Compliance: International Perspectives
  • Organisations, Management and Leadership
  • Overview of Contemporary Challenges to Safety and Health
  • Research Methods and Evidence-Based Problem Solving in Occupational Safety and Health
  • Specialist Issues in Contemporary Safety and Health

English language requirements

  • IELTS: 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in each element)
  • TOEFL (iBT): 87 (minimum 20 in Speaking and 19 in all other elements)
  • PTE (Academic): 62 (with no less than 55 in each element)
  • MUET: Band 4


Entry requirements

An upper second class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Non-UK qualifications will be assessed against this standard. Applicants with a first degree in engineering, ergonomics, medicine, nursing, public health, psychology, safety science and other subjects allied to medicine are also eligible to apply.

Applicants must have graduated from an approved university. Other equivalent qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


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