Taught course

Master of Public Health

University of Huddersfield · School of Human and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent in a subject relevant to public health, such as health professional qualifications, social science subjects, applied sciences, business, leadership, management or administration. Candidates for whom English is not the first language are required to have International English Language Testing System (IELTS) at a score of 6.5 with no lower than 6.0 in any single component.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

**This specialist course was designed in response to the demands presented by international and UK government policy and practice, public health and health promotion.** This specifically designed course is aimed at professionals who aspire to become leaders in and influence the public health agenda in the UK and internationally. It aims to equip you with the critical knowledge, theoretical understanding and skills required to make a high quality, professional contribution to public health. The course offers you the opportunity to enhance and develop your current knowledge, strategic thinking and leadership skills, as well as enabling you to apply these to practice, whilst examining the changing political landscape of public health environments both nationally and internationally. You will be taught by a team of passionate academics who have a wealth of skills, expertise and professional credibility related to contemporary public health both in the UK and overseas. We are particularly proud of our range of innovative assessment approaches which have been designed to prepare you to work in leadership roles within the public health field, using evidence-based practice.

Fees and funding

Please check our website for fee information

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPH
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1484 472199