University of York

University of York

Health Sciences

Our programmes have been designed around the particular strengths and experience of the academics within the Graduate School and reflect the latest thinking in health and healthcare. Our multidisciplinary research teams work in many different health-related areas including: Cancer epidemiology and cardiovascular health; health services and policy; mental health and addiction; public health and society; trials and statistics; nursing and midwifery research.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in a relevant subject.
We ask you to provide a brief research outline with your application and give some indication of the research group within which your research interest belongs. If you're a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods; health and social statistics 1; epidemiology. Systematic reviews. Plus further training to be agreed with your academic supervisor and programme leader.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

Get in touch

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Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 321321