Foundation Diploma in Health Sciences

This Foundation Programme in Health Sciences is intended to cater to those who aspire to enroll to a Diploma and Advanced Diploma or Health Science/Medicine based degree. The programme is based on Foundation Science subjects equivalent to A/Level Bio-Stream studies. The programmes are delivered with individual attention minimizing group to small classrooms.

Why Foundation Diploma in Health Sciences?

The most common course requirements for admission to health professions training programmes can be fulfilled at PATHE by following this Foundation programme. This programme is also intended to widen access and participation for ‘return to learning’ students who wish to embark upon Health Science programmes. The Foundation programme provides a thorough grounding in the subject. It enables you to acquire valuable theoretical and practical experience at a measured pace, as well as the transferable skills important for higher education in general.

The programme curriculums are designed according to international standard and upgraded yearly in order to meet the ever-changing employment demands.


The Foundation Diploma in Health Sciences is registered and accredited with the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Skills Development under TVEC.

Further Education (Bridging Programmes)

This programme will guarantee you for entry to Advance Diploma programmes conducted at PATHE, such as Nursing, MLT, Pharmacy, and Physiotherapy.

Admission for further studies abroad is possible for Undergraduate level in UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Belarus, and Malaysia. Contact PATHE Study Abroad, professional overseas student placement consultant team for more information.


Feb 2019, May 2019


8 months – Full time

Programme delivery

The programme is full time based. The programme is enriched by some of the modern science abs in the city with some of the best lecturers moist of them who are senior teachers form the biology classes in leading schools.


  • Information Technology
  • English
  • Biology I & II
  • Chemistry I & II
  • Physics I & II
  • Mathematics

Admission criteria

We accept students with a diverse range of entry qualifications and from varying backgrounds. The following qualifications are normally considered for admission into the Foundation Diploma in Health Sciences:

  • completion of Ordinary Level (O/L) and Good Command in English Language.

Enroll to the programme

To enroll you are required to come in person with a passport size color photograph (with the softcopy), all educational and work experience documents and meet our Counselor or choose the online enrollment option to pay by credit card or through bank.

For further information contact the Course Coordinator on 0721 566 566 / 0720 239 415