Public Health

Qatar University

24 months
495 EUR/year
495 EUR/year
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The Master of Public Health (MPH) at Qatar University aims to address  the country’s pressing burden of non-communicable diseases and lifestyle-related risk factors, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, obesity, and road traffic accidents. 


This epidemiological profile demands an effective public health approach focusing on health promotion, disease prevention, and high quality, evidence-based, effective clinical care. 

Learning outcomes

The Public Health degree at Qatar University is offered in two concentrations; Epidemiology, and Health Systems Improvement, with thesis or non-thesis (practicum & research project) options. The program can be completed in two years for full-time students and four years for part-time students, and a minimum of 42 credit hours are required to complete the MPH.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts and Methods of Epidemiology   
  • Concepts and Methods of Biostatistics     
  • Social and behavioural sciences    

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed a Bachelor level degree or an equivalent degree in a health/public health related field with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.80 out of 4.00 or completed a higher degree in a health/public health related field from a university or college accredited by an international accrediting association, or by the Ministry of Higher Education or comparable authority in that country.
  • A satisfactory performance in the personal interview with the Admissions Committee.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    495 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    495 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National and International Students:  2000 QR


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