Global Health Academy

The University has won £600,000 of scholarship funding to enable 35 students from low-income countries to study for a part-time, online master’s qualification.

About us

Our aims, what we do and why global health matters



Crossing global health boundaries, our work is innovative and interdisciplinary


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Explore global health post graduate opportunities from across the University of Edinburgh

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Learn about Planetary Health and our collaborations – including hosting the international 2018 Planetary Health Meeting and partnering with Alumni Clubs around the world

A boat rides on a tidal wave to symbolise compassion in the age of disruption

Innovative collaboration: Understanding compassion and its integration into the various domains of society