The call for application for the newly launched public health data science masters program at Addis Ababa University was announced on August 13, 2023 (See). Following the announcement more than 300 interested applicants submitted their application for admission.
The applicants have already got the pass mark in the University wide Graduate Admission Test (GAT) and awaiting the subject matter entrance examination to be administered on September 23, 2023. Student who will be admitted will be enrolled in a bridge course to equip them with basics of IT and epidemiology. The program will commence based on the academic year start date set by the university.