24 months
32509 AUD/year
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The Master of Public Health from University of Tasmania will provide you with the tools necessary to make a difference in your community. You’ll learn to be a systems thinker and confidently navigate the research policy- practice interface. You will have the skills to design, implement, and evaluate complex evidence-based policy and practice interventions in local and global contexts.

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This Public Health from University of Tasmania will introduce you to epidemiological monitoring, health promotion, designing interventions to prevent or reduce the burden of disease and disability, health systems planning, management and evidence-based public health practice. The course also covers environmental health, non-communicable disease prevention, communicable disease epidemiology, and health economics.

The Master of Public is equally relevant to those who work within health as well as those wanting to move into the field of public health.

Career outcomes 

Upon completing a Master of  Public Health course at University of Tasmania, you could find yourself working in the fields of:

  • Improving health
  • Protecting health
  • Maintaining and raising standards of health and social care
  • Working with informational (health intelligence)
  • Working in academic public health (teaching and research)
  • Leading strategic planning, management, and policy development
  • Designing and evaluating public health interventions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Health Systems
  • Evaluating Health Interventions
  • Systems Thinking in Public Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Non Communicable Disease Prevention
  • Communicable disease epidemiology
  • Health Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended that international students should apply at least 3 months prior and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to the start date.


200 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 098199C 

  • Successful completion of an AQF 7 bachelor degree in health or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32509 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 65018 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.

Living costs for Hobart

1204 - 2001 AUD /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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