You may be from a clinical or non-clinical background. You may already working in a public health role or be keen to move into a public health role.
You will gain an understanding of how different scientific disciplines are used to investigate and then develop the best professional practice in epidemiology, public health and social science, ethics and health.
This Public Health (Full-time) (On Campus) programme from The University of Edinburgh is taught by lecturers at the Usher Institute, an interdisciplinary research hub that draws together researchers, clinicians and practitioners from public health, primary care, medical informatics and biomedical and social sciences. This programme is affiliated with the University's Global Health Academy.
A MPH is internationally recognised as essential for professional advancement in the fields of public and global health.
Our MPH programmes will prepare you for as career as a global or public health researcher or practitioner, working in the public and NGO sectors, universities and international institutions.
As well as acquiring technical skills in a wide range of public health-related disciplines, you will develop collaborative team working, communication and research skills.
The Masters can also offer a good basis for further study in the form of a PhD or Professional Doctorate.
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- Principles of Public health
- Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health
- Research Design for Public Health
- Health Promotion
- Communicable Disease Control and Environmental Health
- Data Analysis with R for Public Health
- Developing and Evaluating Complex Public Health Interventions
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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- A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in medicine, nursing, social science, science, biomedicine, or other related discipline.
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International25300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25300 GBP per year during 12 months.
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- International/EU: £12,650
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.