Master of Public Health
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Master of Public Health

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During the Masters course in Public Health you will be involved with the health systems around the world and the well-being of the population. Your curriculum will include Epidemiology, Health Promotion, Health Prevention and Research.

You will learn about the health risks and how to apply effective and preventive measures in case of a disease. There are both practical and research-oriented aspects in the field of Public Health, allowing you to choose from a diversity of subjects and focus on your personal interests. For example, you have the choice of Biostatistics, Medical Informatics or Legal and Administrative Studies.

Admission requirements for a Master of Public Health

One of the main requirements will be a completed Bachelor in a health-related study area. In addition, mathematical and statistical knowledge might be expected along with good language skills. Some universities also carry out entrance examinations. For detailed information, you should contact the institution you are interested in.

Job prospects after the Public Health studies

Generally, a typical Master degree programme in Public Health will take you four semesters to complete. You will be awarded with the academic title “Master of Science”, allowing you to be suitable for a variety of positions in the health sector:

  • Health Organizations
  • Research and Educational Institutions
  • Health Insurance Companies
  • Health Ministries and Authorities
  • Statistical Institutes 
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List with Masters programmes in Public Health:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   European Master in Health Economics & Management   comprehensive profile   MCI | Die Unternehmerische Hochschule®
comprehensive profile   Epidemiology (MEPI)   comprehensive profile   University of Antwerp
comprehensive profile   Advanced Practice in Healthcare     Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg - Center for Advanced Studies
  Gesundheit und Diversity in der Arbeit, Vollzeit (M.A.)   comprehensive profile   Hochschule für Gesundheit
  Public Health   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Angewandte Gesundheitswirtschaft, Vollzeit (M.Sc.)   comprehensive profile   Hochschule für Gesundheit
  Global Health Policy   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Global Development Challenges (Online Distance Learning)   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Public Health (Online Distance Learning)   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Population Health Sciences   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Global Health and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning)   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Social and Community Medicine (Research)     University of Bristol
  Master of Research     University of Hull
  Health Technology Assessment     University of Glasgow
  Public Health     Sheffield Hallam University
  Public Health (Global Health)     University of Birmingham
  Public Health Management MBA     Coventry University London
  Public Health     University of York
  Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health     Royal Veterinary College
  Health Economics     Bangor University
  Population Health     University College London
  Public Health for Development     London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  Applied Public Health     Middlesex University London
  Anthropology of Health     University of Roehampton
  Dental Public Health     King's College London
  Health Systems and Global Policy     Queen Mary University of London
  Nanotechnology for Medicine and Health Care     University of Oxford
  Health Economics (MSc by Research)     Bangor University
  Health Economics and Health Policy     University of Birmingham
  Dental Public Health     University of Sheffield
  Public Health     London Metropolitan University
  Health Law     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Public Health (Nutrition)     Northumbria University
  Community Health Studies (Children\'s Community Nursing)     University of South Wales
  Public Health     University of Stirling
  Public Health Nutrition     Edge Hill University
  Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Practice     University of Cumbria
  Public Health     Anglia Ruskin University
  Master of Public Health     Glasgow Caledonian University
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