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De Montfort University

12 months
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15000 GBP/year
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About

The Global Health MSc course from De Montfort University is a new and innovative learning opportunity offering a balanced blend of knowledge and skills in regards to addressing global health challenges and public health issues.

Overview

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

Key features

  • 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
  • Advocacy
  • 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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Health
  • Critical Issues in Global Health
  • Global Health Skills
  • Researching Global Health
  • Global Health Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits
  • MSc (180 credits)
  • PG Dip (120 credits)
  • PG Cert (60 credits)

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • UK Part time: £4,100 per year
  • EU Full-time: £15,000
  • EU/International Part time £7,500 per year

Living costs for Leicester

751 - 1426 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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