[Admissions Open Spring 2023] Health Services Academy

Health Services Academy (HSA), Islamabad has announced new admissions for Spring 2023. HSA is a degree-awarding institute chartered by the Federal Government of Pakistan. HSA has offered admissions in both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs.


The following degree programs will be offered in Spring 2023,
  • BS Public Health
  • BS Health Economics
  • BS Midwifery


The following degree programs will be offered in Spring 2023,
  • MS Public Health
  • Ph.D. Public Health

Eligibility Criteria

Admission criteria for HSA are as per the HEC notification No. HEC/FAD/ROADMAP: PH/2021/1439 dated July 15, 2021.
  1. The nomenclatures recommended for Public Health programs offered at level 06 and level 07 of National Qualifications frameworks are BSPH and MSPH respectively. The MPH nomenclature is discontinued, henceforth.
  2. The candidates with 16 years of relevant qualification such as BSPH, MBBS, BDS, MD, BSN, DVM, DPT, Pharm-D, BS Human Nutrition & Dietetics, MSc Epidemiology, and BS/ equivalent qualification in any Allied Health-related disciplines shall be required to complete 30-36 credit hours for the award of the MSPH degree. Such candidates may also be enrolled in Ph.D. Public Health as per Ph.D. policy with the requirement to complete a minimum of 48 credit hours of coursework followed by research.
  3. The candidates with 16-year qualifications in any discipline other than mentioned in para (2) may also be enrolled in the MSPH program provided that they possess a minimum of 2 years of professional experience in public health areas. Such candidates shall be required to complete 54-60 credit hours including 24 credit hours deficiency courses for the award of an MSPH degree.

How to Apply

  • Please submit your application online at HSA Website
  • Hard copies submission is not accepted.

Important Dates

1First AnnouncementSunday 25th September 2022
2Last for Submission of Admission FormsMonday 24th October 2022
3Admission TestSunday 6th November 2022
4Announcement of First Merit ListMonday 7th November 2022
5Last Day of Fee Submission First ListWednesday 30th November 2022
6Announcement of Second Merit ListMonday 1st December 2022
7Last Day of Fee Submission Second ListFriday 16th December 2022
8Semester StartMonday 23rd January 2023