Master of Public Health

Our programmes

Our Master of Public Health (MPH) programmes are taught by a world-class institution with a long track-record of excellence in public health research and training, with innovative new approaches to tackling public health issues in our globalised, 21st century world. With on-campus (full-time and part-time) and online (part-time) options available, students interested in an MPH degree can choose the length and intensity of the programme that would suit their specific situation. Browse the links below to learn more.

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Studying from Edinburgh in Scotland, our on-campus programme will introduce you to a range of public health approaches and equip you for careers in public health practice and research. With full time and part time study options, you can gain an MPH qualification in one or two years. 

Our part-time, online MPH will enhance or equip you for your career in public health practice or research. It allows the flexibility of studying from home without relocating to Edinburgh and suits those with work and/or family commitments who wish to join a global community of MPH students online.

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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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You will need to complete an online application which includes a personal statement, an academic reference, transcripts and other supporting documents. Read more on how to apply using the online application system and learn about what supporting documents you will need.