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Global Health Challenges (Online Learning)

The University of Edinburgh

12 months
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About

The Global Health Challenges (Online Learning) programme at The University of Edinburgh is designed to equip those already working in global health and development, or those planning to work with international and national health agencies, with the tools, knowledge and skills to engage with complex problems related to equitable and just health and well-being. 

Overview

The Global Health Challenges (Online Learning) programme at The University of Edinburgh will also be of immense value for those who:

  • are interested in global development and aid
  • are interested in careers in health journalism
  • work in international business in the health and social care fields
  • work in corporate social responsibility and sustainability

Why Edinburgh

The programme will utilise the particular expertise that the University of Edinburgh and its global partners offer in global health including its medical, nursing and biomedical excellence.

Career opportunities 

Graduates will gain the knowledge and skills required for pursuing a career with/in:

  • global health agencies
  • political institutions
  • business
  • academia

Our recent graduates have gone on to work in academia, national and intergovernmental organisations (for example, EU, UN) in senior advisory and managerial roles.

Accreditation

This programme is affiliated with the University's Global Health Academy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evaluation of Global Health and Development Programmes
  • Maternal and Child Health in a Global Context
  • Migration and Health 
  • Leadership and Management in Public Health

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in medicine, nursing, social science, science, biomedicine, or another related discipline.
  • We may also consider your application if you have relevant work experience; please contact the programme team to check before you apply. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5735 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5735 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5735 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5735 GBP per year during 12 months.
 

Funding

 

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Global Health Challenges (Online Learning)
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