Public Health

University College Dublin


Course Name Public Health
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X065 X183
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MPH
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE:2021/2022 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MPH FT (X065)
Duration 1 Years
Attendance Full Time
Deadline Rolling *

MPH PT (X183)
Duration 2 Years
Attendance Part Time
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 year Full Time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MPH Public Health (X065) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8545
nonEU fee per year - € 19740

MPH Public Health (X183) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4305
nonEU fee per year - € 12800

***Fees are subject to cha...

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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+This programme is intended for Graduates of Health Science degree programmes (Medicine, Dentistry, Public Health, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Nutrition, Nursing, or other), Science degree programmes (Biology, Biochemistry, Food Sci...


Expand+Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applican...

Course Content

Expand+MPH Public Health
The MPH programme in UCD is a long-standing, internationally recognised Graduate Entry Professional Programme, developed to offer multidisciplinary training and development in Public Health.

-Knowledge of the factors influencin...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Fundamentals of Epidemiology PHPS40010
Public Health Practice and Policy PHPS40040
Biostatistics IPHPS40190
Communicable Disease Epidemiology PHPS40200
Health Promotion PHPS40300
Non Communicable Disease Epidemiology PHPS40370

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
As UCD has a globally acclaimed reputation in the area of Public Health learning, students will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in a wide range of careers in the Public Health sector.

Many former students hold significant posts in Public Health in various parts of the world. MPH Graduates include, for example, Consultants in Public Health Medicine, University Professors and Ministry of Health Medical Officers.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Christine Ridge
Contact Number: +353 1 716 3429
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