Taught course

Public Health

University of East London · School of Health, Sports and Bioscience - HSB

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold an Honours degree in an appropriate subject from a UK university, or an equivalent qualification and/or experience. Overseas students are required to meet the above criteria. In addition they are required to have an IELT Score of 6.0 (including a minimum 6.0 writing).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This programme aims to provide a critical understanding of the concepts and principles of public health together with the necessary skills and knowledge to conduct research and be actively engaged in a variety of health areas.
An emphasis will be placed on the application of public health theory to contemporary issues. You will be required to engage with the local health economy to apply public health research tools to a local area.
You must take one of the following:
- Epidemiology
- Social and Political context of Health.
You are then free to choose additional modules from a wide variety.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
48 months


full time
4 months
part time
8 months


full time
8 months
part time
16 months

Course contact details

Applicant Enquiries
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
+44 (0) 208 223 2978