Admissions

Imperial College London

Who is this degree for:

Whether you’ve already had extensive experience in the public health field or you’re longing to build a high-impact and useful career, a Global MPH online degree shapes you into a leader in this field. Students at the School of Public Health come from paths in medicine, health policy, academic research, and more. All with one common thread: a calling to help make the world healthier and safer for all.

Cohorts and Deadlines:

The programme is offered once per year. The next cohort starts on September 2020.

Early Admission Deadlines:
Round 1: 13 January, 2020
Round 2: 9 March, 2020
Round 3: 1 June, 2020

Final Deadline:
31 July, 2020

We encourage applications to be submitted before the early deadlines. Imperial College London is likely to make a number of offers during this round and anticipates that a number of places will be filled in the programme.

Requirements for Admission

  • Normally a minimum 2.1 UK Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in a science subject or MBBS degree (or a comparable qualification recognised by the College). The academic requirement of a minimum 2.1 is for applicants who hold or who are working towards a UK qualification. For guidance on how qualifications awarded by overseas institutions may satisfy the College’s minimum academic admission requirements - see Imperial's Country index.
  • Suitable applicants should have a background in: medicine, health sciences, biological sciences or environmental sciences.
  • Mature applicants with relevant academic or professional experience will also be considered.

Application Process

  • Create an application via the Imperial College ‘Apply’ webpage - this is where you will submit your application.

  • Prepare the information you will need to complete your application, including:

    1. personal statement
    2. academic transcript(s)
    3. CV/resume
    4. referee contact details

Read more about creating a strong personal statement for the Global Master of Public Health course here.

We aim to review applications in detail once all information has been submitted. The process takes 6-8 weeks.

All documentation-including references and proof of English language proficiency-are mandatory. We are unable to make a decision on your application if we have not received your references or other supporting information related to qualifications or english language requirements, so it is important this information and documents are submitted in a timely manner via the Imperial College online system.

Questions about the admissions process or the programme? Please do not hesitate to ask via gmph-queries@imperial.ac.uk.

Class Profile

  • Students from 29 countries and 5 continents
  • 64% Female and 36% Male

Tuition

For 2020 entry to the Master’s Degree, the total cost of tuition fees for students outside of the UK (Islands/Overseas fee status) is £20,100 and for UK or EU based (Home/EU fee status) is £12,000.

Financial Aid

Scholarships

The School of Public Health and Imperial College offer a number of limited Scholarships for their masters programmes. Anyone interested in a Scholarship will need to apply separately, directly to the School of Public Health, based on an approved application and acceptance into the degree programme.

To apply, please visit the School of Public Health, Imperial College web page.

Tuition Reimbursement

Students are encouraged to seek tuition reimbursement through their employer. We recommend that you speak with your manager or HR department to see what’s available to you as an employee.

Payment Plans

A 10% deposit is required once you accept the offer to study, within 30 days of receiving the invoice. You will then be required to pay the year 1 fees upfront before starting, then pay for the year 2 fees upfront before beginning year 2.

  • Money
    £12,000 or £20,100*

    Depending upon geographic location (UK/EU or Overseas) | 2020 entry fees

  • Clock
    24 months

    Average of 24 hours per week

  • Graph
    16 Specialisations + Research Portfolio
  • Globe
    Completely online

The next cohort starts on September 2020.

Early Admission Deadlines:
Round 1: 13 January, 2020
Round 2: 9 March, 2020
Round 3: 1 June, 2020

We encourage applications to be submitted before the early deadlines. Imperial College London is likely to make a number of offers during this round and anticipates that a number of places will be filled in the programme.

Final Deadline:
31 July, 2020

For 2020-21 entry to the degree programme, there is one entry point in September 2020. You will need to apply online directly with Imperial College London by registering and applying for the programme.

If you have any questions about the admissions process or the programme, please do not hesitate to get in touch via gmph-queries@imperial.ac.uk.

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