Taught course

Global Mental Health

Institution
King's College London · Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

At least an upper second-class honours degree of a UK university, or an overseas qualification of equivalent standard, or a registerable qualification in medicine, appropriate to the programme. A background in a mental health-related field is desirable but not essential. Applications with an appropriate technical qualification or equivalent qualification and experience from overseas are also welcomed. Any student who does not meet the minimum entry requirement but who has relevant professional experience may still be eligible. EU/International students need to achieve 7.0 overall for IELTS, with at least 7.0 for written English and at least 6.0 for the other skills.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Global Mental Health MSc is jointly run by King’s College London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, providing a unique programme of study for students who wish to gain a solid understanding of the issues around the fast-moving discipline of global mental health. You will acquire the knowledge and skills required to initiate, develop and implement policies in low resource settings as well as conduct and critically evaluate research. Our programme constitutes an excellent preparation for careers in policy, research and work in international agencies.

Information for international students

Please check our pages for international students: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/international

Fees and funding

UK students
Please visit our website for more information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-and-funding
International students
Please check our pages for international students: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/international

Please visit our website for more information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-and-funding

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Vanessa Frederick, Teaching Programme Manager
Email
gmh-msc@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)20 7848 0493