Public Health (Nutrition), Master | University College Dublin | Dublin, Ireland
12 months
20360 EUR/year
8890 EUR/year
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The Public Health (Nutrition) Nutrition programme in University College Dublin has been developed to offer multi-disciplinary training and development in Public Health Nutrition, emphasising the application of food and nutrition knowledge, policy, and research to the improvement of population health.



  • As University College Dublin has a globally acclaimed reputation in the area of Public Health (Nutrition), you will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in a wide range of careers in the Public Health sector.
  • Many of our former students hold significant posts in Public Health in various parts of the world. MPH Graduates include, for example, Consultants in Public Health Medicine, University Professors and Ministry of Health Medical Officers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Science and Health
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology
  • Public Health Practice and Policy
  • Nutritional Epidemiology
  • Communicable Disease Epidemiology
  • One Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Non Communicable Disease Epidemiology
  • Risk Perception, Communication and Behavior Changes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This programme is intended for Graduates of Health Science degree programmes (Medicine, Dentistry, Public Health, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Nutrition, Nursing, or other), Science degree programmes (Biology, Biochemistry, Food Science, Physiology, Pharmacology, or other) or Social Science degree programmes (Psychology, Sociology, Economics, or other) preferably with a 2.1 Award or higher. Awards of 2:2 or less may be considered with additional suitability credentials.  Applicants will be required to provide evidence of the highest level of mathematics achieved in prior education.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20360 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20360 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8890 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8890 EUR per year during 12 months.

 Part Time

  • EU fee per year - €4,480
  • Non-EU fee per year - €13,200

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /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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