Taught course

Health Sciences

University of York · Department of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

You should normally be a graduate with a 2:1 degree or higher, or equivalent from an overseas university, and be able to demonstrate that you have the necessary knowledge of and interest in a relevant area of health sciences. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis and we follow the University's Equal Opportunities policy. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.

Months of entry


Course content

***This programme is currently under review and will not be recruiting for 2016/7 entry. Please contact the Department of (+44 1904 32 1321) for further advice. ***

Our programmes have been designed around the particular strengths and experience of the academics within the Graduate School and reflect the latest thinking in health and healthcare.

Our multidisciplinary research teams work in many different health-related areas including:

  • Cancer Epidemiology and Cardiovascular Health;
  • Health Services and Policy;
  • Mental Health and Addiction;
  • Public Health and Society;
  • Trials and Statistics;
  • and Nursing and Midwifery Research.

Information for international students

York is a research-intensive university and a proud member of the elite Russell Group of universities. Information about international fees can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

Department and University scholarships may be available, please check our website for details: Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Administrator
+44 (0) 1904 321321