Master Online

Public Health (Online)

University College Cork

22 months
10130 EUR/year
8130 EUR/year
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To meet increasing demand for highly trained public health specialists, we are offering a Master of Public Health (Online) at University College Cork designed to prepare yo investigate, evaluate and address public health challenges, whatever your professional background. 

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Our Master of Public Health (Online) programme at University College Cork will equip you with the core knowledge and specialised skills necessary to make a real difference in public health. This part-time online MPH is a structured programme delivered over 22 months.

Learning outcomes

This Master of Public Health programme consists of 90 credits. Each 10-credit module will be delivered over 8 weeks and each 5-credit module will be delivered over 4 weeks. Modules are delivered at a time according to the pre-determined programme calendar. 

A 10-credit module consists of an estimated student workload of 200 hours and a 5-credit module an estimated workload of 100 hours. Student workload consists of online, self-directed learning, required readings and subject investigation, online activities and assignments for preparation, participation and submission.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
  • Public Health Core Principles and Overview
  • Health Economics for Public Health
  • Introduction to Health Protection
  • Quantitative Research and Epidemiology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 22 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants will be required to write a 300-word statement demonstrating suitability to undertake a Master of Public Health.
  • All applicants are required to meet one of the following:
  • Possess a NFQ level 8 degree in a relevant subject area (minimum 2H1) OR 
  • Possess a NFQ level 9 postgraduate diploma in a relevant subject area (minimum 2H1)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10130 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10130 EUR per year during 22 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8130 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8130 EUR per year during 22 months.


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