12 months
14050 GBP/year
11240 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Develop the knowledge and skills to plan and evaluate public health programmes on the master’s degree in Public Health from City, University of London. You will develop robust research and analytical skills and gain a critical understanding of the factors that drive public health theory and practice.


Drawing on international case studies, evidence and practice, you will explore how public health programmes and policies are planned, measured and evaluated and the socio-economic and political forces that affect them.

In this Public Health programme from City, University of London you will gain a clear understanding of the social determinants of health and how effective public health programmes can help identify and address inequalities within societies.

To underpin your studies, you will learn thorough research, evaluation and analytical skills that you can apply in a wide range of settings.


This master’s degree opens the door to a wide range of careers in Public Health, NGOs, voluntary and health-related sectors.

You will be well-placed to take on a management or leadership role, move towards professional qualifications and training, or progress to further study at doctoral level.

Our graduates have gone on to work across the world both in private and public sector organisations, including healthcare systems, academic and research environments, international charities and NGOs and local and national government.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Public Health 
  • Epidemiology
  • Global Health
  • Social Determinants of Health

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a first or upper second-class honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution
  • Relevant employment experience in the health sector is taken into consideration. Applicants who have a lower second-class honours degree but have relevant employment experience in the health sector may be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14050 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11240 GBP per year during 12 months.

MPH - Distance Learning (online)

Full-time per year

  • UK: £11,240
  • Overseas/EU: £14,050
Part-time per year
  • UK: £5,620
  • Overseas/EU: £7,025

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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.

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