Entry requirements

The 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. 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.

Months of entry


Course content

This stream provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to improve the global health of populations, communities and particular groups within them. The focus is mainly on high- and middle-income countries. The emphasis is on the use, development and critical evaluation of conceptual models, evidence and methods of analysis, and on practical, effective interventions.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

The Study Team