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Public Health, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (WUR) ,
The Public Health course at Anglia Ruskin University provides you with the knowledge and skills you need for a public health career worldwide. From epidemiological research to addiction and disease, policy-making to service commissioning, this course covers the key concepts.

About

You could be working in a public health-related role already or are ambitious to enter the field. In either case you’ll find a wealth of valuable content here, taught by expert tutors and researchers.

The Public Health course at Anglia Ruskin University takes a modern approach to public health, by directly addressing the social, economic, political and other factors that influence population health and well-being.

The taught aspects explore the field both globally and locally and are applicable to any country or health system. You’ll learn how to apply advanced theory and techniques to practical scenarios.

Careers

Whether you want to work in local public services or for a global non-governmental organisation, we'll provide you with valuable knowledge and skills.

In fact this is ideal academic and career development for anyone in any capacity where public health and well-being is a consideration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Addictions and Communicable Disease Management
  • Essential Issues in Public Health Policy
  • Epidemiological Research Methods
  • Strategic Management and Commissioning
  • Major Project

        Detailed Programme Facts

        • More details: It can take up to four weeks to consider applications, so we recommend you apply at least a month before your preferred start date
        • Programme intensity

          You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

          Full-time
          • Full-time duration 12 months
          Part-time
          • Average part-time duration 24 months
          • Intensity Flexible
        • Languages
          • English
        • Delivery mode
          On Campus

        English Language Requirements

        You need the following IELTS score:

        • Minimum required score:

          6.5

          The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

          Schedule IELTS

        Academic Requirements

        You need the following GPA score:

        Required score: First Class

        Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to First Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

        Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

        General Requirements

        • Candidates should normally have a good first degree or equivalent and be working, or hope to work, within any area of the public health arena. They do not necessarily need a professional qualification for access to the course, but do need to demonstrate a strong interest in public health and local health improvement. Candidates with a third class honours, or ordinary (pass) degree plus a minimum of one year of relevant post-graduate work experience, will be considered on an individual basis.

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          13100 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 13100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
        • EU/EEA

          8500 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 8500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
        • UK & EU students, (per year, part-time): £4,250
        • International students, (per year, part-time): £6,550

        Living costs for Cambridge

        • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
          Living Costs

        The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

        Funding

        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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