Public Health (Online), Master | Part time online | University College Cork | Ireland
22 months
10300 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 you to investigate, evaluate and address public health challenges, whatever your professional background. 


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. 

Learning outcomes

The Master of Public Health is a multi-disciplinary programme that will provide students with skills in health promotion, health protection, epidemiology, biostatistics and global health - in preparation for a career in public health practice or research.

Our online MPH builds on the success of our campus-based MPH programme, the largest programme of its kind in Ireland. Studying for an MPH online with UCC offers a dynamic, innovative and structured learning experience. Our online programme allows students to continue their professional careers while interacting and connecting with the curriculum that includes:

  • Real-life case studies
  • Video lectures
  • Interactive assignments
  • Digital tools and resources

Programme Structure

Courses included:

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

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 22 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits



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 500-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 or 
  • Possess a NFQ level 9 postgraduate diploma in a relevant subject area 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10300 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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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