Entry requirements

As Public health is a multidisciplinary course, we accept a wide range of undergraduate degrees onto our MSc Public Health if they meet the entry criteria minimum of a 2.2. In your personal statement we expect you to show a strong interest in Public Health, and to describe any relevant work experience you have in the health field. This might include current or past employment, voluntary work experience, undergraduate research projects or internships.

International applicants whose first language is not English require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 in written English.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

The MSc Public Health creates professionals who can lead and implement change in public health across the world stage. This Masters course was designed in consultation with Public Health Wales and supports the development of public health practitioners through enabling them to negotiate, plan, implement and evaluate policy and practice initiatives. It also addresses wide-ranging public health issues that arise in diverse cultures, settings and environment.

The curriculum for this Masters in Public Health is underpinned by standards set by the UK Public Health Skills and Career Framework, Faculty of Public Health and the National Occupational Standards for Public Health. The MSc Public Health does not lead to registration on any professional register but can contribute towards preparation for Part A of the Faculty of Public Health examinations.

For more information on the course, teaching and career prospects please see the website.

Fees and funding

For full funding information please see the website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries & Admissions
Email
enquiries@southwales.ac.uk
Phone
03455 76 77 78