Infectious Diseases, Advanced Diploma | iheed | Dublin, Ireland
Advanced Diploma On Campus

Infectious Diseases

9 months
3600 EUR/full
3600 EUR/full
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Infectious diseases (ID) are some of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality globally, with two-thirds of the deaths of children under five years of age being caused by infectious diseases. iheed offers the Infectious Diseases programme.


Key facts

Designed by world-leading experts in the area of Infectious Disease, this programme aims to provide learners with a comprehensive understanding of the multiple disciplines that must align to deliver effective control of human pathogens in the hospital and community settings. iheed's Infectious Diseases programme will provide you with an in-depth understanding of both the theoretical and practical aspects of infection including monitoring, prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bacteriology
  • Virology
  • Mycology & Parasitology
  • Paediatrics 
  • Obstetrics
  • Sepsis –pathogenesis, guidelines​

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at iheed and/or in Ireland, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

The infectious diseases diploma online course aims to provide understanding of and practical experience in infectious-disease management for physicians, nurses, midwives, pharmacists, who are actively involved in the daily management of patients suffering from infectious diseases. The programme is also open to patient facing epidemiologists and clinical microbiologists

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3600 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 EUR for the full programme during 9 months.
  • National

    3600 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 EUR for the full programme during 9 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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