Health Services Research
This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in Health Services Research in the UK, internationally with the UK National Health Service (or its equivalent abroad), local government, the voluntary sector or academic health care. This course, together with service training, provides an appropriate preparation for the academic components of the Diploma and PART A MFPH examination of the Faculty of Public Health.
A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a medical/ health or social sciences discipline. Applicants from other backgrounds will be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants who have successfully completed the 4th year of the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) programme, or equivalent. Candidates with non-standard qualifications will be invited for interview. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.5 (with a minimum of 7.0 in writing) or equivalent.
Modules include: The factors that can influence the health of populations; the provision of health and health care; research skills; how to apply research findings to improve health and the delivery of health care services.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,015 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
Institute of Health and Society
0191 208 8755