King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Public Health

The course aims to provide graduates (or holders of a relevant medical or non-medical professional qualifications), with the academic background required for leadership roles in public health. The course aims to enable health professionals involved in primary health care provision to develop both personally and professionally.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) or a degree-level professional qualification in an appropriate subject, normally with some experience in the broad field of public health (or primary care for MPH (Primary Care) applicants); for the Master of Public Health degree, rather than the Public Health MSc, students should normally be, or have been, employed in a public health agency; full-time students can satisfy this requirement by undertaking their dissertation while on a short placement with a public health agency; some full-time students from overseas undertake their dissertation placement in their home country.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by unseen essay-type examinations; short answer examinations; case studies; and conventional essays, poster and oral presentations and mini-projects.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time - 1 years
MPH Full-time £ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPH Full-time £ 22,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time - 2 years
MPH Part-time £ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MPH Part-time £ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
020 7848 6774