University of Salford

University of Salford

Environmental and Public Health

This course provides an opportunity for interdisciplinary study of environmental and public health and to enable you to develop the knowledge and skills necessary for environmental public health practice. Our graduates are able to cope with rapid social, technological and organisational change and have enhanced critical and analytical powers.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, in any subject. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st langauge is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Research and professional practice; risk: perception and management; environment, health and well-being; control of infectious and non-infectious diseases or energy, resources and sustainability; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: Project and learning portfolio; literature review; case study portfolio; case study analysis; environmental management project; production of health education material; briefing report; poster presentation; case study report dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 1,012 per Credit module (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,175 per Credit module (overseas fees) 3 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,070 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 13,050 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 295 4545