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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.

378 Public Health Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.B.A. Strategic Health and Social Care

30% Inaugural Intake Scholarship* September 2017 only. 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

30% Inaugural Intake Scholarship* September 2017 intake only. 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
Postgraduate Diploma Public Health

The Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health from University of Essex Online is an advanced qualification designed to equip busy health professionals with a recognised qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.

M.Sc. Public Health for Eye Care

The MS in Public Health for Eye Care programme offered by London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine provides ophthalmic professionals with the knowledge and skills required to reduce blindness and visual disability in their populations by developing an evidence-based public health approach for the control and management of blinding eye diseases.

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
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. Public Health for Development

The Public Health for Development course from London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine equips students with skills needed to appreciate and analyse the state of public health in low- and middle-income countries and to design and evaluate actions to address public health concerns. We consider public health and the provision of health services from a multidisciplinary perspective.

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
M.A. Animation for Health and Wellbeing

This Animation for Health and Wellbeing programme from Loughborough University is aimed at students from a variety of disciplines eager to explore how animation can both facilitate and communicate models of health and wellbeing.

School of the Arts
Master Public Health

If you’re a public health worker, such as a community nurse, environmental health practitioner, health promotion officer, community health worker, or if you have a medical background, this Public Health course at University of Derby will help you to develop the skills and knowledge needed to become a public health practitioner who can lead, develop, and evaluate public health projects.

University of Derby Health and Social Care College
M.Sc. Health Studies (Family Health)

Healthcare delivery is changing rapidly to meet the needs of the client, family and communities, with an emphasis on integration within the health and social care services. This online MSc course in Health Studies (Family Health) at University of the West of Scotland focuses on the complexities of working with families in the community and the promotion of case management skills required to achieve excellence in care.

School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery
Postgraduate Certificate Public Health

This online Public Health Postgraduate Certificate from University of Essex Online will help you explore contemporary issues facing population health, develop skills in assessing health needs and priority setting and understand the theory and evidence of promoting public health.

MDPH Dental Public Health

The University of Dundee's Masters in Dental Public Health (MDPH) will prepare you for a career in promoting and improving oral health at a population level.

School of Dentistry
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.

Postgraduate Diploma Level 7 diploma in Health and Social Care

To survive in today's competitive environment, busy and ambitious professionals need wide range of skills, knowledge and expertise. With the ultimate flexiblility which our programme offers, you can advance in your career and still continu e to manage other responsibilities in your life. London School of Planning and Management offers the Level 7 diploma in Health and Social Care.

MPH Public Health

The Master of Public Health (MPH) programme online from University of Essex Online has been designed for busy health professionals looking to gain a recognised qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.

Postgraduate Certificate Postgraduate Certificate in Advancing Healthcare Practice

This qualification will help you develop knowledge, understanding and skills important to improving the quality of healthcare in your local setting, whatever your role. This Postgraduate Certificate in Advancing Healthcare Practice is offered by The Open University UK.

The Open University UK Health and Social Care
Master 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
Postgraduate Certificate Medical Simulation

We understand how difficult it can be for busy professionals to develop their knowledge and expertise, and this course recognises this fact.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

The programme is 50% theory and 50% practice and is integrated across the duration of the course. The theoretical component is undertaken at the University and the practical component in a clinical setting, under the supervision of a qualified professional Practice Teacher from the chose specialist pathway.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Surgical Care Practice

This innovative Masters degree is suitable for qualified practitioners who have been appointed to surgical care practice training posts within surgical directorates. Your role should encompass the provision of care and appropriate intervention within the perioperative environment, on wards and/or in clinics (usually within a specified surgical specialty).

Postgraduate Certificate Non-Medical Prescribing

The aim of this Non-Medical Prescribing programme at Queen's University Belfast is to prepare safe and effective practitioners, who are competent to prescribe within a legal and ethical context. This programme provides students with high-quality teaching that is informed by current research and scholarship.

M.Sc. Physician Associate

Learn the skills and knowledge required to support doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients. At Worcester you will be specially trained to take medical histories, perform physical examinations, request and analyse test results, diagnose illnesses, and develop treatment and management plans.

Master Programmes
M.Sc. Advanced Practice

The Advanced Practice programme offers both generic and specialist pathways, providing you with the opportunity to explore your specialist areas of practice, and obtain a relevant named degree within the MSc in Advanced Practice programme.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
Postgraduate Diploma Medical Education

This flexible course is designed for those with an interest in education in the context of medicine and/or health. Current students include hospital doctors, GPs, dentists, nursing, midwifery and allied health professionals working in NHS, Deanery, Higher Education and independent sector contexts.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Res. Diabetes and Obesity

The principal goal of this pathway is to provide a thorough grounding in cutting edge clinical research, with a strong focus on diabetes and obesity. The programme provides a structured approach to developing knowledge and skills which will enable students to develop their own research portfolio or assist in the management of an existing portfolio. It is ideal for those wishing to progress to a PhD studentship or a research based role within the NHS.

Master Health Services Research MSc, PGDip

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in Health Services Research in the UK, internationally with the UK National Health Service (or its equivalent abroad), local government, the voluntary sector or academic health care.

Institute of Health and Society
M.Res. Epidemiology

Our Epidemiology 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
M.Sc. Strength and Conditioning

The MSc Strength and Conditioning degree at the University of Northampton is designed for those with an interest in developing their knowledge and understanding of the key physiological, biomechanical and psychological aspects underpinning sport and exercise performance via the development of strength and conditioning.

M.Sc. Public Health Policy (By Research)

This programme aims to provide rigorous postgraduate training to those interested in pursuing interdisciplinary research across public health and the social sciences. It offers a structured training towards research either for a PhD or as a stand-alone degree, the basis for a research career.

School of Social and Political Science
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.Sc. Advanced Professional Practice

This MSc offers a taught programme of study that sets out to nurture emerging and innovative professional practitioners. It is delivered through five specialist pathways which correspond with the key areas of expertise within the School of Nursing and Midwifery.

School of Nursing and Midwifery
M.Sc. Organisational Psychiatry & Psychology

The MSc Organisational Psychiatry & Psychology from King's College London is unique among its kind 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 to consider strategies and interventions to improve organisational and individual mental health. It leads to careers in HR or organisational consultancy.

Taught programmes
M.Sc. Child Health

This Child Health part-time programme from University of Leeds will complement and supplement the clinical experience acquired by paediatric speciality trainees and community child health doctors pursuing hospital or community-based careers.

Faculty of Medicine and Health
M.Sc. Applied Public Health

The MSc in Applied Public Health offered at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) is an innovative course which provides a relevant and engaging learning experience for anyone whose work includes some responsibility for the determinants of health.

M.Sc. Surgical Science and Practice

The MSc in Surgical Science and Practice is a part-time course which provides a foundation in the most important additional skills the future leaders of the surgical profession will need to acquire. It has been designed to be completed in two to four years by full-time surgical trainees.

M.A. Art in Science

This is a unique opportunity for artists to collaborate in the world of science with opportunities in the fields of public health, astrophysics, sports science, technology, museum practice, computing, medicine and forensics.

L.L.M. Medical Law and Ethics

Study our LLM in Medical Law and Ethics to examine in detail a diverse cross-section of topics that reflect the legal and ethical challenges faced by those working in and around medicine, placing them in their social and historical context.

Edinburgh Law School
M.Sc. Public Health MSc

In modern times public health interventions have consistently made major contributions to social progress, yet at the start of the 21st century familiar public health problems still persist and new challenges are emerging.

M.Sc. Child Public Health

Take advantage of one of our 100 Master’s Scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.

College of Human and Health Sciences
M.Res. Cancer

Our Cancer 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
M.A. Public Health

The Public Health course is ideal if you work or want to work at operational, managerial or strategic levels in public health. It improves the knowledge, skills, and practice of primary healthcare team members, community health workers and health activists.

M.Sc. Optical Technologies

The course explores the versatile field of optical technologies which supports many aspects of modern society. Optical technologies are expected to be a key enabling technology of the 21st century.

Master Public Health

The essence of public health is to prevent disease, promote health and prolong life. It focusses on populations and is concerned with whole system approaches rather than on individuals. Public health professionals include those from a wide variety of backgrounds including nursing, medicine and dentistry, environmental health, public policy, law and social sciences.

Master Critical Social Science

The MRes in Critical Social Science at Liverpool John Moores University critically combines the disciplines that inform society, organisations and institutions relevant to criminology, geography, media, culture, communication, politics and sociology.

M.Sc. Public Health

Providing postgraduate study opportunities for practitioners from a wide range of backgrounds, this programme builds knowledge and skills that are directly relevant to public health practice. The Public Health programme is offered at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Department of Social Sciences, Media and Journalism
Postgraduate Certificate Public Health - Health Promotion

Our course develops the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to promote and protect public health and wellbeing. Focusing on the social determinants of health, you will be equipped to fulfil a variety of roles in health promotion and public health, working in local authorities, health services or the voluntary sector.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Leadership and Management in Health

This course gives practising clinicians and health service managers a step up to the next level, and provides first-class training in key competencies for those who want to enter this sector. The programme offers both academic rigour and the practical skills to apply what you have learned to the workplace.

Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences
Postgraduate Certificate Advanced Lymphoedema Management

This programme will provide the advancing healthcare professional wishing to study at Masters level the opportunity to learn the theory and practice of advanced skills in the management of complex lymphoedema, including the Casley-Smith technique of Manual Lymphatic Drainage.

M.Sc. Public Health Nutrition (PgDip / PgCert)

Public health nutrition is the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the medium of nutrition. The aim for those working as public health nutritionists is for everyone to achieve greater health and well-being by making healthier food and nutrition-related choices.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Autism and Related Conditions

Take advantage of one of our 100 Master’s Scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.

Swansea University Medical School
M.Sc. Public Health and Health Promotion PgDip.

The /PgDip Public Health and Health Promotion course from London South Bank University will develop your public health mindset and give you the confidence and skills to engage with the new public health agenda. The focus of the course is both academic and applied, and aims to produce graduates who ask questions and know how to set about answering them through critical thinking and reflective practice.

Master Health and Social Care: Public Health

The multidisciplinary Public Health programme from University of Chester is likely to be attractive to both medical and non-medical graduates who are currently working in the broad field of public health and health improvement, and those interested in improving health and wellbeing in the population, preventing disease and reducing inequalities in health.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Res. Global Public Health and Policy

The MRES in Global Public Health and Policy is a pre-doctoral training programme designed to provide a critical, research led approach to the study of Global Heath systems, together with training in the key research skills appropriate for Doctoral level study. 

M.Sc. Clinical Oncology MSc/Diploma - Full-time

This programme aims to give you a scientific understanding of the cellular and molecular biology of cancer, its epidemiology and pathology, and to place this in a clinical context. You will then address how this knowledge effects therapeutic approaches and disease management.

School of Cancer Studies
M.Sc. Health and Community Care

Equip yourself with the expertise to contribute more effectively to practice developments. Our course will increase your knowledge of health and community care practice, give you finely tuned time management and prioritisation skills, and develop your understanding of the complex issues at the forefront of your own specialist area.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Immunology

This course provides advanced academic, laboratory and research training in modern cellular and molecular immunology, with emphasis on the interface between the basic and clinical aspects of the subject. Four modules taught over five months are followed by a seven month research project.

Faculty of Medicine
M.Sc. Forensic Medical Sciences

There is a national and international need for professionals who can apply a critical and scientific approach to their forensic practice, and who want to have a broad understanding of the various interrelated disciplines of forensic medicine and science.

Masters Programmes
M.Sc. Infection, Immunity & Human Disease

The need to develop new strategies to combat diseases remains a major global challenge. This Infection, Immunity & Human Disease degree at the University of Leeds provides advanced training in the mechanisms underpinning a spectrum of infectious and non-infectious diseases, including viral, bacterial and parasitic infections, cancer, neurodegeneration, cardiovascular disease and chromosomal abnormalities. You’ll also explore current and emerging diagnostic and treatment strategies.

Faculty of Biological Sciences
MSc/PgCert Advanced Practice (Non-Medical Prescribing)

The Advanced Practice programme offers both generic and specialist pathways, providing you with the opportunity to explore your specialist areas of practice, and obtain a relevant named degree within the MSc in Advanced Practice programme.You are able to study the generic pathway, or one of the following specialist pathways:Community Health StudiesEducation for Health ProfessionalsNon-Medical Prescribing.Modules from the programme are also available on a stand-alone basis.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
M.Sc. Immunology

Immunology MSc, King's College London Immunology enables students to gain an understanding of the structure and functioning of the immune system at the cell, molecular and genetic level, and its relation to health and disease. Ideal for scientists from clinical and non-clinical backgrounds as preparation for undertaking a PhD or other scientific research, as well as improving employment prospects.

Taught programmes
Postgraduate Diploma Advanced Musculoskeletal Assessment and Practice

We offer two musculoskeletal pathways which enable you, as a clinician, to assess and manage patients with a range of musculoskeletal conditions beyond your normal scope of practice. Optional modules allow you to expand your musculoskeletal practice with a focus on imaging, including ultrasonography, or a focus on patient management including injection therapy.

School of Health and Human Sciences
M.Sc. Medicine, Health and Public Policy

The MSc in Medicine, Health and Public Policy from King's College London addresses the nature and policy implications of key developments in the fields of health and medicine from social scientific and ethical perspectives

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.Sc. Public Health Nutrition

The Public Health Nutrition course from the University of Westminster will give you the specialist scientific knowledge and practical skills you need to meet those challenges, and take an active role in public health nutrition in a range of different settings.

Faculty of Science and Technology