London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London
Global Mental Health
This course aims to provide people with the knowledge and skills to initiate, develop and oversee mental health policies and/or programmes in low-resource settings, and to conduct and critically evaluate research on global mental health; these skills and knowledge make it possible for students to make valuable contributions in the domains of research, public health, policy and practice as they relate to the discipline of global mental health.
The normal minimum entrance qualification is a 2.1 Honours degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, or a registerable qualification in medicine, appropriate to the programme; applications with an appropriate technical qualification are also welcomed.
Core modules include: Fundamentals in global mental health; statistics for epidemiology and population health; principles of psychiatric research and psychiatric epidemiology; platforms of care for mental disorders; scaling-up packages of care.
Students complete a project and write a report of a maximum of 10,000 words.
3 full Janssen Pharmaceutica Scholarships available a year; a strong preference will be given to applicants who are from or who work in low- and middle-income countries.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,200 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 22,660 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine||Camden||WC1E 7HT||South East|
0207 299 4646