MSc Medical Parasitology and Entomology

The course covers the general field of parasitology and entomology within the context of public health.

To produce qualified   scientists in the field of Medical Entomology   and Clinical Parasitology, with adequate scientific knowledge and skills to conduct independent or collaborative research in any biological field particularly in public health problems related to vector borne diseases.


The dissertation will involve a relevant research project conducted by the candidate and supervised by one or more senior academicians. Whenever possible, students will be attached to an ongoing funded project at the College or in other collaborating institutions.

Degree award

A  candidate who fulfill the above conditions shall be awarded the degree of Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Parasitology and Entomology of Tumaini University Makumira, KCMU College.