Master of Public Health
Calton Hill

Our Masters of Public Health programmes offer training across the broad range of public health disciplines, preparing you for a future career in public or global health, research or practice. The programmes build on our long history and excellent reputation for postgraduate training in public health sciences.

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Find out about the different options there are for studying a Master of Public Health, either online or here on campus at the University of Edinburgh. You can also study for a Postgraduate Certificate, a Postgraduate Diploma or take stand-alone (PPD) courses.

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How to apply using the online application system and what supporting documents you will need.

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Our MPH (online) is the only Master’s programme we are aware of that allows you to specialise in the pressing issue of global non-communicable disease. Find out what this involves and why it is a growing global health priority.