Bachelor of Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety – Part-time
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In 2009, the Ministry of Manpower (Acting minister Gan Kim Yong), projected that the local Worker Safety and Health (WSH) professional numbers would need to grow to 19,000 by 2018. There are currently only about 5,000 trained professionals, and demand in this area has continued to grow over the years.
The University of Newcastle's Bachelor of Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (BEnvOHS) degree is the first undergraduate degree offered in Singapore that encompasses the disciplines of Environment, and Health and Safety (EHS). These three unique disciplines are crucial if you aspire to be either an entry-level EHS officer or a global EHS manager in a top multinational company.
Our BEnvOHS degree enjoys an excellent reputation in Singapore and the Asia-Pacific region. Over 900 of our graduates work in key governmental sectors like the Ministry of Manpower and National Environment Agency, and in prestigious multinational companies across all industries including:
- oil and gas (Exxon-Mobil, Singapore Petroleum Company, Total)
- electronics (ST Micro, Micron, Hewlett-Packard)
- pharmaceutical (Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, Lonza)
- construction (Dagages, Lend Lease, Ssangyong)
- aviation and aerospace (GE Aviation, Pratt and Whitney)
This degree can be completed on a part-time basis within two years or up to eight years in Singapore.
We look forward to your joining us in this exciting EHS industry!
Ministry of Manpower
The Bachelor of Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety is recognised by the Ministry of Manpower, Singapore, as an accepted WSH-related qualification.
Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
The Bachelor of Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety is accredited with Institution of Occupational Health and Safety.
IOSH is the world's biggest professional health and safety organization. Our graduates immediately qualify as graduate members when they enrol into the degree.
Hear from our graduates:
- Mr Nigel Peh, Graduated in 2014
- Mohammad Safiqul Islam Abdul Karim, Graduated in 2012
- Degree review by Md Tajul Islam, Graduated in 2011