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Masters in Public Health
Our Masters in Public Health course (MPH) focuses on the epidemiological, statistical and behavioural techniques which are applicable in public health practice and research all over the world. At the University of Dundee, you will learn how to design and carry out public health research, giving you the tools to improve the health of communities on a local, international and global scale.
You will also have the opportunity to improve and enhance your generic and transferable skills, while undertaking a course where pastoral care is considered to be as important as academic needs. In addition, Dundee is a friendly, small city, providing a warm welcome and excellent value for money.
The Dundee Masters in Public Health prepares students for research and management careers in public health and also a variety of medical and health related disciplines. If you are interested in a course in Public Health in the UK, then make Dundee your first choice!
The full time MPH course lasts for one year. The taught component takes nine months and is followed by research leading to a dissertation. All students initially enrol on a diploma programme in public health (DipPubH) which includes the taught component only. To progress to the Masters programme and undertake the Masters Public Health Course dissertation students must obtain an overall pass of 60% in the taught component. Both programmes may be undertaken on a part-time basis.