Begin your next chapter in Public Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Apply now

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For over 120 years, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) has had an outstanding international reputation in public health and is at the forefront of research and critical responses in global health.

Highly regarded internationally, LSHTM is ranked:

#1 for the key measure of impact, providing the highest quality contribution to the economy or society (Times Higher Education REF2021 Impact Scores)

#1 in the UK and #3 in the world for Public Health (ShanghaiRanking 2022)

#2 in Public, Environmental and Occupational Health (US News 2022)

#4 in Infectious Diseases (US News 2022)

LSHTM has a unique range and depth of work across public health, integrating laboratory, clinical, population and social sciences, and delivers a wide range of specialised postgraduate health programmes. Our students gain unique insight, global connections and essential skills to make a difference where it is needed most.

Whether your background lies in medicine, biology, social sciences, mathematics, or economics, LSHTM welcomes students from a wide range of fields. From 1-year intensive MSc programmes in London, to part-time online distance learning courses, our specialised postgraduate programmes across public and global health are designed with today’s international health challenges in mind, and are recognised by employers worldwide.

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Who is eligible to apply?

UK, EU and International applicants

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