MSc Epidemiology

Reasons to study with us

The emergence of a global pandemic has led to a newfound interest in epidemiology. But what is it? Who can study it?

Epidemiology is absolutely essential to understanding how best to improve people’s health, and Edinburgh University is a world-leading university in public and global health issues. This will be vital training for those wishing to transition from lay epidemiologists to expert ones 

Devi Sridhar - Personal Chair of Global Public Health 


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