Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Public Health

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in Public Health 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.

Entry requirements

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.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Medical Sciences Graduate School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 8755