University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Public and Environmental Health Sciences

This programme is designed for international students wishing to advance their knowledge in public health and environmental health. It provides opportunities to understand how to manage risks posed to public and environmental health and provide the necessary solutions. A virtual learning platform has been introduced to allow students to identify hazards and risks within an industrial environment. It is taught in conjunction with the MSc in Environmental Health.

Entry requirements

A science based honours degree which is at least equivalent to the a 2.1 honours degree from a UK university. This MSc course is for international students only.

Course modules

Food safety control; occupational health and safety; housing practice including urban and rural regeneration; environmental protection and climate change; health protection; public health integration; chemical and biological incident management module; research and study skills.

Assessment methods

Assessments are in the form of formal written examinations, group work presentations and research dissertations.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005