Who is this degree for:

Whether you’re looking to advance or launch your public health career, learn job-relevant applied skills from a top-10 university in this one-year Postgraduate Certificate programme in Public Health. Imperial College London is renowned for its focus on science, medicine, engineering, and business, and is considered one of the world’s leading research institutions.

Achieve your ideal work-life balance with a 100% online and part-time remote learning programme while choosing the learning path that’s right for your goals. Balance learning with existing work commitments to maintain your current income without incurring additional costs associated with relocation or cost-of-living adjustments.

Cohorts and Deadlines:

Application deadline: next application deadline to be announced.

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
  • Students who complete the Certificate will have the option to continue on to study for a one year Postgraduate Diploma, followed by the option of a final year to achieve the Master’s qualification.

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

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.

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