A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a medical, health or social sciences discipline. You can also apply if you have successfully completed the fourth year of the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) course, or equivalent. If you have a different background you will be considered on an individual basis. If you have non-standard qualifications then you will be invited to an interview.
Months of entry
- the UK National Health Service (or its equivalent abroad)
- local government
- the voluntary sector
- academic healthcare.
Information for international students
To study this course you need to meet the following English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 7.5 overall (with at least 7.0 in writing). Pre-sessional English Language courses are not accepted as an alternative entry to this course.
Fees and funding
See the funding and fees tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.page.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- MSc by research
- part time24 or 36 months
- full time12 months
- PGDip by research
- part time9-21 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Public Health Programme Team
- +44 (0) 191 208 8755