Taught course

Public Health MSc

University of Worcester · Institute of Health and Society

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.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Public Health at the University of Worcester is a postgraduate programme for health practitioners and professionals from the wider workforce who impact on public health. The course will develop your public health skills and establish an advanced knowledge base for your chosen field of public health practice, whether in the UK or internationally.

The philosophy of this course is to create and develop professionals who are able to lead and implement change in public health globally. To fulfil this aim, the modules include relevant theoretical and ethical concepts to encourage students to reflect critically on decisions that arise in the field of public health.

The course can be studied on either a full-time or part-time basis.

Information for international students

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

International students who do not meet the above criteria can apply to University of Worcester International College (UWIC) to undertake a course to prepare you for the MSc in Public Health.

Fees and funding

Postgraduate Loans of up to £10,000 are available for UK students.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Office
01905 855111