Entry requirements

For the MSc Public Health the normal entrance requirements are a second-class honours degree of a recognised university in science, social science, or other related subjects, or a degree in medicine, nursing or equivalent. However, applicants with an appropriate technical qualification and work experience, or equivalent qualifications, are also welcomed. Preference will be given to applicants with relevant work experience.

Environment & Health Stream; Health Economics; Health Promotion Stream; Health Services Management Stream; Health Services Research Stream.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is accredited by the Agency for Accreditation of Public Health Education in the European Region (APHEA) which is the accreditation body of the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER). The course covers the whole breadth of public health and allows students to follow a general stream of study (Public Health stream), which focuses mainly on high- and middle-income countries, or to concentrate one of four other streams (Environment & Health Stream; Health Economics; Health Promotion Stream; Health Services Management Stream or Health Services Research Stream).

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,150
International students
£21,500

Details of funding opportunities can be found on the School's website: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation30 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
The Study Team
Email
study@lshtm.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7299 4646