Faculty of Health Sciences American University of Beirut

Faculty of Health Sciences American University of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon
student ratio
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 4
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Epidemiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Epidemiology ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Epidemiology ]
    • Health Care Leadership Executive Master in Healthcare Leadership (EMHCL) [Health Services Management and Hospital Administration]
    • Health Management And Policy Master of Public Health (MPH) [health service administration]
    • Health Promotion And Community Health Master of Public Health (MPH) [Health Promotion ]
    • Epidemiology And Biostatistics Master of Public Health (MPH) [Epidemiology ]
    • Environmental Sciences Master of Science (MS) [environmental health]
    • Health Research Master of Science (MS) [Health Services Research ]
    • Public Health Nutrition Master of Science (MS) [Public Health ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 63
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required for some and thesis (for MS)
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 274
    • Accepted 153
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 47
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 4th April 4th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 3rd November 3rd Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees2 letters of recommendations, personal statement, transcript
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, 3 letters of recommendations, and personal statement, interview
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 583 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 4
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students153
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students153
    • Part-time Percentage51%
    • Full-time Percentage49%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported


  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty38
    • Full-time Percentage87%
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Female Percentage63%
    • Male Percentage37%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchReproductive and sexual health; occupational and environmental health; conflict and health; mental health; quality in health care delivery, tobacco control
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,023,392

Location & Contact

Faculty of Health Sciences

American University of Beirut

Riad El-Solh PO Box 11-0236
Beirut, 1107 2020

Prof. Iman Nuwayhid


Phone: 961-1-759683 ext. 4600
Fax: 961-1-744470
Email: nuwayhid@aub.edu.lb

Mrs. Mitra Tauk

Administrative Coordinator

Phone: 961-1-350000 ext. 4687
Email: mt12@aub.edu.lb

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