Planit


Public Health

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

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.

Our Master of Public Health degree reflects the multidisciplinary nature of public health through its flexible and innovative curriculum. Our programme enjoys strong links with the NHS, its public health practitioners and other regional and national bodies, ensuring student access to some of the country's leading authorities in public health.

You can exit at the end of 8 months with PgCert Public Health.

You can exit at the end of 9 months with PgDip Public Health.

Entry Requirements

A relevant first degree, at least at 2:1 honours level, or a relevant first degree, at least at 2.2 honours level, or equivalent in addition to a minimum of six months work experience in public health. Exceptionally, if a first degree is not relevant then a professional qualification and experience in the practice of public health for at least two years at a professional level is required.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MPH

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals