Public Health, Master | Sechenov University | Moscow, Russia
24 months
7569 EUR/year
7569 EUR/year
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The Master of Public Health (MPH) at Sechenov University is a multidisciplinary higher professional education programme which enables graduates (masters) to conduct research and management activities in the field of public health, to successfully work in the field, possess universal and subject-specific competences allowing them for social mobility and stability in the labor market.


We train a competent specialist with a multidisciplinary background who can develop a new policy in public health in the XXI century. Developing the personality traits of each student, we train a professional who knows how to work in a team, to promote healthy lifestyle among different population groups, to lead the people, to adapt quickly to changing conditions in the country and the goals of the organization, who can effectively respond to existing challenges and develop a whole Public Health cycle, including planning, implementation, monitoring and assessment of interventions.

The Public Health program from Sechenov University optimally combines research and educational processes, our academic staff is actively involved in research work, which allows to introduce the latest developments into the educational process and involve students to conduct independent scientific research to apply the acquired knowledge into practice.

Key Objectives

  • To provide education that is relevant to the contemporary global public health field.
  • To introduce master students to an interdisciplinary public health landscape informed by political, economic, human and social science perspectives.
  • To prepare graduates for future effective practice activities in the field of public health.
  • To prepare graduates to become modern, sought-after specialists who are ready to create and implement their own research and practice programs and projects aimed at improving public health.
  • To provide graduates with all necessary skills in order to work in the field of management of healthcare organizations irrespective of their forms of ownership.
  • To prepare graduates to conduct educational and outreach activities in the field of public health protection and promotion.

Programme Structure

  • The Programme lasts for two years and covers four semesters. Courses studied within the 1st semester are focused on the acquisition of basic knowledge about public health and its determinants, demography, biostatistics, management, health promotion and health education within the frameworks of core modules. In addition, students master skills in research practice and research work.
  • Within the 2nd semester, students continue to get acquainted with the problems of public health and its determinants, management, health promotion and health education. 
  • The 3rd semester includes inquiry of healthcare organization within the framework of core modules. Within the 3rd semester, master students continue their research work, and get involved into professional practice.
  • The 4th semester is entirely devoted to research work and integrating experience (project practice and pre-diploma practice), as well as preparation and defence of their master's theses).

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Admission period starts on June 20




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Document of completed higher education and qualification with either Bachelor’s degree in any field (at least 4 years) or Specialist’s degree with any speciality (at least 5 years).
  • Original or a copy of a personal document, identifying the person and his/her citizenship.
  • Two photographs.
  • Application letter in Russian, or in English translated into Russian and properly notarized.
  • Certificate of nostrification of abroad education (if applicable), excluding the situations it is not required: upon providing an abroad education document which is in line with the Part 3, Article 107, Russian Federal Law No. 273-FZ; upon providing an education document which template is approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, in case the owner of the document is classified according to the Article6, Russian Federal Law No. 84-FZ.

Tuition Fee

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    7569 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7569 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7569 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7569 EUR per year during 24 months.

597,000 Russian Ruble

Living costs for Moscow

41640 - 81437 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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