Entry requirements (Home)
You will need a good Honours degree in any health or social science-related discipline. Equivalent professional qualifications and experience will also be considered.
International applicants require:
- Equivalent qualifications
- An IELTs score of 6.5 or above (minimum 6.0 in each component), or an equivalent English Language qualification
This course will only run subject to minimum numbers.
Entry requirements (International)
LJMU welcomes applications from international students. In addition to normal entry requirements, you will be expected to demonstrate a very good level of English language competence. This programme requires an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent (minimum 5.5 in each component).
Please note: international students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part time. Students entering the UK on alternate types of visa may be in a position to study part time. Please contact LJMU’s International Admissions Team for further details before making your application.
In order to obtain a visa you will also need to show evidence that the money required to cover your tuition fees and living expenses has been in your bank account for at least 28 days prior to submitting your visa application. So please make sure that your finances are in place before applying. For more details, go to our international website.
For advice on any aspect of the application process, please contact LJMU’s International Admissions Team.
Months of entry
Study for a Masters in Public Health (Addictions) at Liverpool John Moores University’s renowned Public Health Institute. This innovative course examines the evidence base of harms and risks relating to addictions and how to reduce them.
- Unique in the North West, this ground-breaking course enables you to study at LJMU's world renowned Public Health Institute
- Explore the evidence base of addiction harms and risks and the policies used to reduce them
- Discover course content informed by key research in alcohol and drug addiction
- Support and guidance for placement learning opportunities
- This course will only run subject to minimum numbers
Information for international students
International applicants are required to demonstrate equivalent qualifications to the standard requirements for entry when applying for courses at LJMU.
Students must also demonstrate a proficiency in communicating through English, for example via an IELTS tests or equivalent.
Please note: UK visa restrictions mean that international students are only permitted to study on a full-time basis.
Please contact LJMU’s International Team for more information and advice.
Fees and funding
Please see the course page for more information.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Course Enquires
- 0151 231 5090