Taught course

Master of Public Health with Advanced Research

University of Hertfordshire · School of Life and Medical Sciences

Entry requirements

  • Good Bachelor’s degree (minimum 2.2 or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, or relevant experience in the area of public health may be considered in place of a degree
  • GCSE (or equivalent) in English with minimum grade C or IELTS score of 7.0 (minimum of 6.5 in any band)
  • GCSE (or equivalent) in Mathematics with minimum grade C

For candidates who have no formal qualifications, candidates will be required to complete a number of selection activities which may include:

  • Completion of a self-assessment questionnaire based on the competency requirement of the Faculty of Public Health
  • Submission of a short written discussion about a public health peer-reviewed article (which will be supplied to the candidate)
  • Participation in an interview (via Skype)

Supporting documents required

  • Copies of the front and back of your undergraduate degree transcript and certificate
  • Your CV
  • English language GCSE at grade C or above (or equivalent - you should have a score of 7.0 overall if presenting an IELTS test)
  • Mathematics GCSE at grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Substantial personal statement about why you want to study this programme, what you hope to gain from the course and where you see your future development taking your career
  • Copy of the photo page of your passport
  • One academic or professional reference.

Find out more about International entry requirements

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This programme enables students to gain global and local understaning of

Information for international students

Find out more about International entry requirements

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Masters
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

This course enables students to specialise and apply research to their studies.

Course contact details

Dr Marvelle Brown
01707 284 000