Taught course

Global Health

King's College London · King's College London

Entry requirements

2.1 BSc/BA honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

This pioneering MSc in Global Health will bring together students from a range of disciplines to understand and address global health challenges. Alongside studying key topics, students will also specialise in either Conflict & Security or Disasters & Adaptation, giving them unique expertise in addition to a strong foundation in health and social sciences.

The programme is linked to the Centres health systems strengthening partnerships in Somaliland, Sierra Leone and Zambia, as well as the Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET), creating exciting networking opportunities and possibilities to conduct field research.
The Centre for Global Health is leading a cross-university initiative to promote collaboration on global health issues, meaning students will have excellent access to information about upcoming events and current research projects.
Modules on conflict and disasters are taught by members of the renowned War Studies and Geography departments.
Affiliated with the new Kings International Development Institute, which brings together world-class expertise on emerging economies and development studies.

Fees and funding

Applicants should consult our postgraduate funding database at http://www.kcl.ac.uk/graduate/funding/database for information on funding opportunities from King's College London and other organisations.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 7210/ 2574
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200