MPH programme: The department started the MPH programme in 1999/2000 academic session and since then the department has witnessed tremendous improvement in the students enrolment into this programme as well as closing the wide gap in manpower development in health sector by producing MPH graduates that would manage the various health facilities/institutions in the country at large. The current class has about 21 students.
Additionally, some staff of the department are involved in teaching postgraduate students who offer some courses in the department as elective: health services management and biostatistics. Further, preparation are on top gear in mounting a diploma course in health care financing in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja. This is all in effort to improve the health management level of the country.
The department also stated another master programme: Masters in Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Health, Federal Ministry of Agriculture & Water Resources, University of Ibadan and Centre for Disease Control. This started in September 2008.