The Global Health MSc course from De Montfort University will provide opportunities for you to acquire interdisciplinary skills, providing you with the tools to work as part of an interdisciplinary team. Students may have opportunities for volunteering subject to availability with diverse communities both nationally and globally through DMU Local and DMU Square Mile
- Flexible study options allow you to learn at a level suitable to your needs
- Benefit from an experienced teaching team with backgrounds in psychology, sociology, nutrition, biomedical science, mental health and community development; helping to broaden your perspective of Global Health research and practice
- The course will provide opportunities for you to acquire interdisciplinary skills, providing you with the tools to work as part of an interdisciplinary team. Students may have opportunities for work experience with diverse communities both nationally and globally through DMU Local and DMU Square Mile
- Take part in international study opportunities through DMU Global
Opportunities and careers
The Global Health postgraduate course is an ideal progression opportunity for graduates from a range of courses such as Health and Wellbeing in Society, Psychology, Nutrition, Biomedical Science, Youth Work and Community Development or those wishing to work in or already working in global health settings.
Progression opportunities after the course can include, but are not limited to:
- Health Policy/evaluation
- Health Education
- Community/Health Research
- Engagement in patient and public involvement
- Health forum coordination
- Health campaigning and fundraising
- Health promotion
- Paid trainee schemes /internships
- Humanitarian roles
- Further study
- Global Health
- Critical Issues in Global Health
- Global Health Skills
- Researching Global Health
- Global Health Dissertation
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- MSc (180 credits)
- PG Dip (120 credits)
- PG Cert (60 credits)
DisciplinesPublic Health Health Administration Health Sciences View 1772 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
- A 2.2 honours degree or equivalent. Relevant degrees include, but are not confined to, the following: social sciences, behavioural science, nursing, geography, public health, allied health and health sciences
- Applications are welcome from mature candidates and those with relevant work experience and evidence of prior learning who do not meet the minimum entry requirements. Each application will be judged on its merits.
- Applicants should show a clear interest in the course with a strong commitment to working in the broad field of Global Health as demonstrated within your personal statement
- Download and complete the international application form
- A copy of your qualifications
- A copy of your English language certificate
- A personal statement of at least 500 words explaining why you want to study your chosen course at DMU and any additional information that will support your application
- A copy of your passport
- Two references
International15600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15600 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8410 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8410 GBP per year during 12 months.
- UK Part time: £5,125 per year
- EU/International Part time £7,800 per year
Living costs for Leicester
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.