London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Course Introduction

This course aims to provide people with the knowledge and skills to initiate, develop and oversee mental health policies and/or programmes in low'resource settings, and to conduct and critically evaluate research on global mental health; these skills and knowledge make it possible for students to make valuable contributions in the domains of research, public health, policy and practice as they relate to the discipline of global mental health.

Course Modules

Core modules include: Fundamentals in global mental health; statistics for epidemiology and population health; principles of psychiatric research and psychiatric epidemiology; platforms of care for mental disorders; scaling'up packages of care.

Course Additional Entry

The normal minimum entrance qualification is a 2.1 Honours degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, or a registerable qualification in medicine, appropriate to the programme; applications with an appropriate technical qualification are also welcomed.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £24,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,960  Academic year. First year home fees