Bachelor of Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety

Provided by PSB Academy


Awarded by The University of Newcastle, Australia

Course introduction


The Bachelor of Environmental and Occupational Environmental Health and Safety programme is a unique degree combining environmental health and control with Occupational Health and Safety (OHS). The programme was developed in response to a demand for professionals in Singapore who can access both areas. The degree provides a sound theoretical base and skills necessary to enable graduate professionals to manage new and emerging EOHS issues effectively. 

Graduates can assume professional roles in the management and practice of environmental health and safety management by applying knowledge acquired in this programme. 

The programme is designed for students and working adults who demonstrate that they have already achieved the equivalent of the first year of study through previous tertiary education.

 This degree is fully accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), the world’s biggest professional health and safety organisation. This programme is also approved by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) in its qualifying criteria as a requirement in applying to be a Workplace and Health Safety Officer (WSHO).

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

Programme duration: 16-24 months
Intakes: January, May, September

Entry Requirements

The minimum entry requirements are:

  • Diploma in Health, Science or Engineering from a local polytechnic or other recognized institutions; OR
  • Diploma in Industrial engineering from PSB Academy; OR
  • Other Diploma or equivalent qualification that would be assessed on a case-by-case basis 
English Language Requirements:
  • Applicants should either possess a diploma from a recognised institution where English is the sole medium of instruction; OR
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no subbands below 6.0)

Fees & Funding

Course fees (with 5 modules exemptions): $18,832.00
Course fees (16 Modules): $27,392.00

* All fees are inclusive of 7% GST and may be subject to change annually
* Course fees are payable in instalments
* Programme fee excludes textbooks