Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme provides students with an understanding of the significance of the current global challenges for health care and public health, and offers a multidisciplinary focus on global public health and primary care in a time of increasing health inequalities; the programme builds on models of social determinants of health and international health concepts of policy'making at the extra'territorial level; students can specialise in areas as diverse as trade in health, global burden of disease, evidence'based policy making, pharmaceuticals, clinical trials, and ethics; the programme is of particular interest to public health doctors and other health practitioners in public and primary health care, but is also suitable for policy makers and NGO workers and social and laboratory scientists.

Course Additional Entry

At least a 2.1 Honours degree or GPA 3.4 or equivalent in a relevant subject, such as medicine, the health sciences, nursing or the social sciences; applications from those who have studied a less directly'related subject at undergraduate level, but who can demonstrate interest and motivation in this area, are welcome; language requirements: IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 610 or IBTOEFL 100 or PTE academic 68.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £13,800  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,950  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £6,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,000  Academic year. First year home fees