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Studying Public Health

Public health is an interdisciplinary study in the field of life sciences and helps ensure national health, mainly by informing the population and promoting preventive treatments as well as giving advice for healthy living. Public health graduates can work in nursing, NGOs, research, pharmaceuticals, and more.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The moment you will step into a UK university campus, you will feel you have entered a fairy tale. The UK campuses are mesmerizing and the student facilities are outstanding. All the modern and unique features of British universities enable you to engage in ground-breaking research and experience top quality teaching and learning.

371 Public Health Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.B.A. Strategic Health and Social Care

The Global Online MBA Strategic Health and Social Care provides you with a broad and challenging syllabus to enhance your leadership skills in a fast changing and complex environment. You will be given the tools to lead in a challenging landscape, ensuring a safe, quality service to patients with increasing budget cuts and political pressures.

Man Met
M.B.A. Master of Business Administration

The MBA is internationally recognised and designed to grow careers of business and management professionals across the globe. Manchester Met business school now offers a Global Online MBA – delivered 100% online and offering the flexibility needed to pursue personal development and career progression whilst maintain a work/life balance.

Man Met
M.Sc. Organisational Psychiatry and Psychology

The King's College London's MSc in Organisational Psychiatry and Psychology is unique in the UK and Europe. It draws on contemporary psychological, psychiatric and organisational theory to examine the causes, effects and consequences of mental ill health in the workplace and considers strategies and interventions to improve organisational and individual mental health. 

Taught programmes
M.Sc. Mental Health, Ethics and Law

The King's College London's MSc in Mental Health, Ethics and Law is delivered by two internationally recognised centres of excellence and provides an integrated, strongly interdisciplinary, education in mental health, ethics and law. It equips graduates to become leaders in healthcare, mental health law or policy. 

M.Sc. Person-Centred Practice

The routes in the Person-Centred Practice Framework from Queen Margaret University seek to influence and enable the transformative processes of personal and professional development through engagement, facilitation and evaluation of person-centred teaching and learning approaches. 

School of Health Sciences
M.Sc. International Addiction Studies

The King's College London's MSc in International Addiction Studies offers students cross-cultural exposure to critical prevention and treatment practices, as well as research and policy issues in the field of addiction. This programme provides unique opportunities to study addiction in its broadest sense and examine key issues from an international perspective.

M.Sc. Health and Social Care

With our innovative and flexible MSc Health and Social Care, you’ll customise a programme to meet your interests and career goals. Prepare to contribute to new developments and initiatives in the field. The Health and Social Care programme is offered by the Glasgow Caledonian University.  

Department of Social Sciences, Media and Journalism
M.Sc. Diabetes Care and Management

Diabetes is on the rise worldwide. Healthcare professionals with expertise in diabetes care are in high demand. The work is challenging but rewarding, and the field needs talented professionals with a real commitment to the common good. The Diabetes Care and Management programme is offered by the Glasgow Caledonian University.  

Department of Life Sciences
MPH Public Health

Become a leader in public health on this dynamic Masters in Public Health (MPH) programme from City, University of London and make a positive change in the world

School of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research

Our MSc Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research at Glasgow Caledonian University gives eye care professionals like you the academic knowledge and practical skills they need to contribute to groundbreaking medical advancements and effectively diagnose and treat a wide range of ocular conditions.

Department of Life Sciences
Master Public Health (MPH)

Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills and insights to shape public health and make a difference in your community wherever you are in the world. The fully online MPH provides an international and integrated approach, developing your knowledge in all the main disciplines of public health.

M.Sc. Cancer Immunotherapy

The Cancer Immunotherapy master's from London Metropolitan University will teach you about conventional cancer therapies including surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. You’ll have access to highly qualified researchers and teachers in pharmacology and immunology, as well as those from our Cellular and Molecular Immunology Research Centre.

Faculty of Life Sciences and Computing
M.Sc. Public Health

The Public Health MSc  from London Metropolitan University focuses on wider determinants of health and wellbeing, and is ideal for anyone interested in working to improve population health and health promotion, whether within the NHS, community organisations, government or related agencies. 

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
MPH Public Health (International) (18 months)

This Public Health (International) (18 months) programme at University of Leeds provides public health professionals with an understanding of the health needs of populations and how to effectively intervene to strengthen health systems and improve health in an international context.

Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
MPH Public Health (International) (12 months)

This Public Health (International) (12 months) programme at University of Leeds provides public health professionals with an understanding of the health needs of populations and how to effectively intervene to strengthen health systems and improve health in an international context.

Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
M.Sc. International Health

This International Health programme at University of Leeds is an ideal introduction to international health for students with limited experience in the sector. It has a strong emphasis on research methods training - an essential grounding if you intend to work in international health policy, systems or programmes, or to study at PhD level.

Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Evidence-Based Health Care

The MSc in Evidence-Based Health Care is designed to help health professionals base your clinical and health management decisions on valid, reliable and relevant evidence, determined by sound scientific research and evaluation. It can be taken part-time alongside work commitments, normally over two to four years.

Postgraduate Certificate Glaucoma

Our distance learning Postgraduate Certificate in Glaucoma has been developed to allow students to enhance their skill and knowledge in key areas with the opportunity to obtain quality postgraduate qualifications in a flexible and supportive environment.

Cardiff School of Optometry and Vision Sciences
M.Sc. Public Health

Gain the knowledge and skills you need for a public health career worldwide. From epidemiological research to addiction and disease, policy-making to service commissioning, this course covers the key concepts.

Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education
MSc / PgCert / PgDip Public Health

Public health research and practice is at the heart of tackling many of the world’s current threats to health. The Public Health programme is offered at Birmingham City University.

School of Health
M.Sc. Occupational Therapy (Pre-registration)

Oxford Brookes University is pleased to introduce a new two year master's degree course in Occupational Therapy (Pre-registration), which will provide individuals who already have a relevant bachelor’s degree the opportunity to study an occupational therapy degree at master’s level. On successful completion of the degree you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Health Professions Council as an occupational therapist.

Department of Sport and Health Sciences
M.Sc. Environmental and Public Health

This course provides an opportunity for interdisciplinary postgraduate study of environmental and public health, enabling you to develop the knowledge and skills necessary in modern Environmental and Public Health Practice.

School of Environment & Life Sciences
MVPH Veterinary Public Health

This is the only programme offering a Master in Veterinary Public Health in Scotland and students enrol in January each year at the University of Glasgow.

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Translational Oncology

Designed in close collaboration with an international team of clinicians and research specialists, this focused MSc provides an understanding of the causes and treatment of cancer from 'bench-to-bedside'. 

Faculty of Science and Engineering
M.A. Clinical Education

The MA in Clinical Education offers a supportive and challenging learning environment in which clinical educators can critically review and develop both theoretical perspectives and practical skills in the facilitation of learning and assessment. You will systematically and creatively analyse the complexities of clinical education, based on active and reflective learning from your own experiences in practice.

Postgraduate Diploma Public Health (Online Distance Learning)

Public health aims to promote health, prevent disease, reduce inequalities in health, and prolong life. The population perspective of public health ensures that its practitioners are well placed to improve health wherever they are. The Public Health (Online Distance Learning) programme is offered by the University of Glasgow.

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
MSc/PgDip/PgCert Advancing Practice (Health)

The  Advancing Practice (Healthcare) at University of Gloucestershire supports experienced band 5/6 practitioners to take the lead on managing and improving acute healthcare provision. Apply your learning to deliver a high quality, person-centred approach to healthcare in secondary care settings.

School of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Advanced Practice (Radiotherapy and Oncology)

If you are a practitioner working in an extended role or at an advanced practice level in your clinical field, this Advanced Practice (Radiotherapy and Oncology) course at Sheffield Hallam University is designed to help you develop your practice. You can tailor course content to reflect your evolving scope of practice, individual development needs and service requirements.

M.Sc. Epidemiology

The MS in Epidemiology degree programme offered by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine equips students with the knowledge and statistical skills to make valuable contributions to medical research as well as public health in low-, middle- and high-income countries.

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
M.Res. Immunobiology

The Immunobiology MRes is a research-based qualification with a taught component that is of an equivalent standard to an MSc. The course provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research in academia and industry.

Faculty of Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Cardiology

This internationally recognised course is designed to train healthcare professionals to be the clinical leaders of the future by providing a mix of clinical and professional knowledge relevant to the practice of cardiology in contemporary healthcare.

Brighton and Sussex Medical School
M.Res. Diabetes

Our Diabetes MRes is a research-based course with a taught component that is equivalent to an MSc. It provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research.

Faculty of Medical Sciences
MSc/PgDip/PgCert Ageing, Health and Disease

This course offers professionals, from a range of health and social care settings, the opportunity to explore the complex health and social needs of older people living in today’s society. It aims to achieve this by providing high quality multidisciplinary education in the field of ageing, health and disease.

Cardiff School of Medicine
M.Sc. Public Health

This course covers core public health skills such as epidemiology, statistics and research methods, as well as giving you the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge of a range of topics

School of Community Health Sciences & Social Care
M.Sc. Radiotherapy and Oncology

Radiotherapy and Oncology course is for therapeutic radiographers or other healthcare professionals working in radiotherapy and oncology. You need access to a clinical environment to support the demands of your postgraduate work.

M.Sc. Public Health

Develop your knowledge and professional skills for safe and effective public health practice. Glasgow Caledonian University's London programme is underpinned by a framework of social action and the content is aligned to UK Public Health Skills and Career Framework and WHO international standards.

Master's programmes
Postgraduate Certificate Public Health

Public health aims to promote health, prevent disease, reduce inequalities in health, and prolong life. The population perspective of public health ensures that its practitioners are well placed to improve health wherever they are. The Public Health degree at the University of Glasgow reflects the multidisciplinary nature of public health through its flexible and innovative curriculum. 

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Professional Practice (Occupational Therapy)

This Occupational Therapy pathway is part of the MSc Advanced Professional Practice programme, which enable students to develop and enhance their professional practice. If you are a qualified occupational therapist who wishes to take your professional knowledge and skills to an advanced level of practice in order to enhance your career prospects and extend your perspective on professional practice then this course is for you.

M.Sc. Public Health - Statement of Extra Accredited Learning (SEAL) MPH

The aim of this programme is to provide students with an enhanced preparation for continuing academic study or Part A of the Membership of the Faculty of Public Health (UK) examination. A wider range of skills and expertise than can be covered in the standard MPH is often requested by employers and individuals who want to be knowledgeable about a wider range of topic areas.

School of Health & Population Sciences (HaPS)
M.A. Curation Practices

Our MA in Curation Practices at Leeds College of Art is ideal for those who wish to focus on the subject and expansive field of curation, with aspirations to either enter the profession or continue to doctoral study. The programme offers the opportunity to contribute to growing fields of practice, in addition to the advancement of practices in education, arts and the heritage industries.

M.Sc. Advanced Fertility Practice

This Masters degree is delivered in partnership between Edge Hill University and Liverpool Women’s Hospital. It bridges the theory of fertility and assisted conception with practice related to the assessment, investigation and treatment of the infertile/sub fertile couple.

M.A. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (MA, MPhil, PhD)

The Centre offers excellent opportunities for full or part-time research in intellectual disability and community care leading to higher degrees. The Tizard Centre has a strong track record of attracting University and ESRC research studentship funding. This Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (MA, MPhil, PhD) programme is offered by the University of Kent.

School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research
M.Sc. Improvement Science

This course is delivered by the Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) Northwest London, specialists in improvement science and is designed for experienced qualified healthcare staff, working both in the UK and internationally.

School of Nursing and Midwifery
M.Phil. Primary Care Research

This course has run since 2011, having previously been part of the MPhil in Clinical Science programme and taken part-time over two years. It has been re-launched in 2014 as a full-time one year course, based in the Cambridge Institute of Public Health’s Department of Public Health and Primary Care. More than half of the curriculum is shared with the MPhils in Public Health and Epidemiology. The aim of the course is to provide students with theoretical knowledge and skills as well as practical research experience to launch an academic clinical career in primary care.

M.Sc. Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs (PgDip/ PgCert)

This Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs provides graduate professionals working in healthcare regulatory affairs with a recognised way of formalising your skills in the field, giving you an advanced theoretical understanding of the processes and practices central to medical device regulatory affairs.

M.Sc. Oncology

The Oncology programme offered at the University of Nottingham is for scientists and other graduates looking to learn more about the science and practice of oncology.

Molecular Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Public Health

This programme covers the whole breadth of public health, which focuses on high-, middle- and low-income countries. Students can follow a general public health course or concentrate on one of five more specific streams. 

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Master Public Health (MPH)

This Masters in Public Health course (MPH) prepares healthcare professionals for leadership in scientific, research and management roles in Public Health.

School of Medicine
M.A. Health and Social Care

The evolving landscape of Health and Social Care provision in the 21st century presents a constant challenge to those working in the field, demanding critical approaches to problem solving, an understanding of local and global contexts and an understanding of research and evidence informed practice.

M.Sc. Health Care Practice

Our MSc Health Care Practice is designed for health care professionals in primary, secondary and tertiary settings who wish to advance their knowledge-base and clinical skills. Irrespective of your clinical speciality, you will become actively involved in the advancement of practice which will be recognised within the degree award.

School of Health and Human Sciences
M.Sc. Public Health

You'll learn about epidemiology and critical evaluation techniques to identify what influences the health of national and international populations and use these methods to determine their health status and needs.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Nursing (Public Health)

If you are a post-registration nurse this course allows you to become a specialist community public health nurse. Completing the postgraduate diploma enables you to meet all Nursing and Midwifery Council standards for the specialism and join the NMC register as a health visitor or school nurse. The course comprises 50% practice and 50% theory to ensure your learning can be directly applied to practice.

M.Sc. Public Health (International Health) (MPH)

Taught by internationally renowned epidemiologists and experts in tobacco control along with a range of other specialists, the Masters in Public Health (International Health) (MPH) at University of Nottingham provides students with the theoretical knowledge and skills required for public health practice, including skills to manage, initiate, implement and assess changes.

Community Health Sciences
M.Sc. Cancer Studies

This Cancer Studies MSc course at Oxford Brookes University offers an innovative interdisciplinary perspective on the study of cancer.Three core modules encompass biological and social sciences. These equip you to apply key theories and concepts critically, and to develop the skills required to engage in debates about the impact of cancer on the individual, the family and society.

Department of Clinical Health Care
MSc/PGDip/PGCert Global Health Policy

These programmes provide students with an in-depth understanding of the planning and delivery of policy responses to global health concerns and issues. They focus on approaches to effective policy-making which contributes to the protection and promotion of population health in a globalising world, at both national and transnational levels.

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
M.Sc. Medical Virology

A unique feature of this course is the focus on practical, laboratory-based teaching; you will spend time in the laboratory, learning how to be a virologist. We aim to give you a theoretical and practical understanding of medical virology, which will be important if you want to follow a career in clinical sciences or academic or industrial research.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health

This Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health programme from University of Bristol focuses on the promotion and maintenance of diet and activity related health and well being of populations. There is a clear consensus that new professional and scientific needs are emerging in this field.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
MPH/PgD/PgC Public Health

This modular multidisciplinary programme in public health offers a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or a Masters of Public Health. Designed to provide academic training to professionals currently working in, or who wish to work in, the public health field, students attend compulsory modules then choose from a wide range of approved modules.

School of Health & Population Sciences (HaPS)
M.Sc. Clinical Reproductive Medicine

This Masters degree has been designed to assist qualified doctors, working in obstetrics or gynaecology and seeking a career in fertility medicine, to enhance their knowledge and skills in relation to general subfertility problems. The programme provides a strong link between theory and practice and is delivered in partnership with the Hewitt Fertility Centre at Liverpool Women’s Hospital.

Master Public Health (Web-based Learning)

The web-based Master in Public Health at The University of Manchester offers insights on the health services management tools used by all types of healthcare providers. The Master’s degree covers topics like epidemiology, biostatistics, and includes practical experience within a public health institution. Specialise in health promotion, primary care, or emergency humanitarian assistance.

Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences
M.Sc. Surgical Innovation

The aim of this programme is to provide a solid academic foundation on both clinical and non-clinical topics relevant to modern surgical trainees, as well as other members of the multidisciplinary team. To complete the MSc, there is a research component in addition to the taught component of the Certificate and Diploma.