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M.Phil. On Campus

Public Health or Epidemiology

The University of the West Indies

36 months
Duration
12500 USD/year
12382 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Public Health or Epidemiology at The University of the West Indies helps students become an Expert in Public Health or Epidemiology.

Overview

At Public Health or Epidemiology at The University of the West Indies you will deepen your critical thinking skills as you design and execute an original health research portfolio in your area of interest. In addition to your primary research, you will be required to complete 9 Master’s level credits in any discipline relevant to your focal area.

Students at Public Health or Epidemiology at The University of the West Indies will:

  • Change the way how health systems currently address priority public health issues e.g. childhood obesity, cancer, cardiovascular disease
  • Conduct novel and exciting research which contribute to the understanding of diseases, disease states, and the factors affecting their distribution
  • Engage in interdisciplinary research to advance your career after completing an MPH or equivalent degree

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatics
  • Epidemiology 
  • Advanced Epidemiology 
  • Research Methodology Core 
  • MPhil Research Seminar
  • MPhil Epidemiology Thesis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

6 alternative credits

6-9

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Processing Fee (BDS $30 for applicants from  contributing countries OR US $30 for applicants from a non-contributing countries)
  • Birth Certificate (certified or notarized copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 copies)
  • Two (2) Referee reports (PDF)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas
  • Marriage Certificate (where applicable) (certified or notarised copy)
  • Legal Affidavit or deed poll if your present name is different from that on the Birth Certificate (certified or notarised copy)
  • Research proposal- 2-3 pages, outlining the area of research, the problem being investigated, the reason you wish to research this area, and the proposed methodology.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    12382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12382 USD per year during 36 months.

BDS 25,000 per year for national students

Living costs for Bridgetown

1960 - 2590 BBD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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