Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Services Research

Supervision is normally available in the following areas: ageing, health and society; chronic disease epidemiology and the health of populations in transition; economics of safety, health, environment and risk; paediatric and life-course epidemiology; environmental epidemiology; public health research; public health nutrition research; health technology and human relations; social gerontology and brain ageing; effective practice and organisation of care; clinical trials; development and disability; risk communication and decision making; oral health services research.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a science or medicine related subject; plus further research experience and/or a further qualification such as an MRes; MD: an MBBS, or an equivalent medical degree; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 12 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months
MD Full-time - 24 months
PhD Full-time - 36 months
MD Part-time - 48 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Medical Sciences Graduate School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7002