Online MPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice

Empower Yourself as a Leader in Public Health

Our 100% online  MPH programme for the next generation of public health leaders

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Sep 16, 2024
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24 Months
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Programme Summary

Elevate Your Public Health Leadership Potential

Unlock Your Leadership Potential in Public Health

Are you passionate about making a difference in public health? Take your career to the next level with the online MPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice. This accredited programme, offered by UH Online, combines the core modules of the MPH degree with specialised business school modules focused on leadership. As a leader in public health, you will play a vital role in shaping policies, advocating for evidence-based practices, and promoting initiatives that improve population health.

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Who is this Online Postgraduate Degree for?

Unlock your path to success

This fully online degree will expand your career options, offering you new possibilities and paths to success.

Excel in Your Current Career

Elevate your role and make a lasting impact on public health as you transition to leadership positions within your organisation. Gain the knowledge and skills to shape policies, advocate for evidence-based practices, and drive positive change in population health. If you are already working in the field of population health, our fully online MPH programme will provide you the skills to take the next step in your career.

Change Careers

Make a bold move into the public health industry as a leader, leveraging your expertise from another field. With our programme, you'll acquire the necessary tools to navigate the complexities of public health, apply your unique perspective, and lead initiatives that improve the health and well-being of communities.

Go Your Own Way

Ignite your entrepreneurial spirit and forge your own path in public health. Take the lead to establish your own public health initiative, NGO, or venture. With our comprehensive programme, you'll develop the strategic mindset and innovative approaches needed to address pressing health challenges and make a significant difference in people's lives.

Why choose our online
Online MPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice?

Advance your career with an internationally recognised degree
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Earn an an online
Online MPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice
degree from a modern UK university
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UH Online is 2nd for Graduate Employability in the most recent PTES Survey.
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Enhance your career prospects with a research focused degree
Flexible learning that fits your schedule
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Study at your own pace, anytime and anywhere from any device, your world is your campus.
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Student Support Consultants and services are available throughout your course
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Online Library and Virtual classroom are available 24/7
Taught by expert faculty with industry experience
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Learn from our team of campus based academic experts who create learning the outcomes
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Benefit from their extensive experience and knowledge in the field of choice
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Join fellow learners through virtual events and module discussions
Rigorous academic standards and quality control procedures
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Receive the same academic standards and award as the equivalent on-campus course
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Be assured of the quality and rigour of your education with a QAA assured degree
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Take part in module surveys and student support check ups.

Am I Eligible

Take our Questionnaire to find out if you are eligible for the programme.

Module Pathway

The part-time Online Online MPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice is 180 Credits and comprises of core modules followed by a final research project.
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Core Modules
Organisational Development and Change (15 Credits)
Leadership in a Global Environment (15 Credits)
Public Health Foundations 1 & 2 (2 x 15 Credits)
MPH Communicable and Non-Communicable Conditions 1&2 (2 x 15 Credits)
Final Research Project
Applied Research Project (60 Credits)
Public Health Research and Epidemiology 2 (15 Credits)
Public Health Research and Epidemiology 1 (15 Credits)
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Further Course Information
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Entry Requirements

Review entry requirements and supporting documents for this programme, start your application journey today
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The entry requirements for the programme are:

  • A Bachelor’s degree at a level equivalent to a UK second class Honours degree
  • For International applicants whose first language is not English, IELTS score of 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band), or equivalent

  • The school will consider non-standard applicants who can demonstrate that they have work experience for a period of 3 years via a Curriculum Vitae and/or LinkedIn profile.

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The supporting documents for the programme are:

  • A reference letter from a current or previous manager or HR department or person in a position of authority is required as supporting evidence.
  • Personal identification documents e.g passport or I.D
  • A personal statement (approx. 3-500 words) and/or video presentation about why you want to study this programme.
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (POE) where applicable.
  • POE exemption may be offered to students.  Please speak to a Student Success Consultant to discover whether you are eligible for an exemption.

Start your application Journey

Advance your career with UH Online's online postgraduate degrees. Apply today and gain the knowledge and skills for professional success from the convenience of your home.

Delivered by Expert Faculty

Personal and Network development

Inter Disciplinary Module Approach

Consultancy Project Options

Industry Informed Content

Delivered by Expert Faculty

Personal and Network development

Inter Disciplinary Module Approach

Industry Informed Content

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The Process

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Now that you are well informed.You can start envisioning your future career and the exciting journey you’re about to take with The UH Online.

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Application Next Steps

Prepare Supporting Documents:

• I.D
• Transcripts
• Language Assessment
• Motivation

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Bet on Yourself

Explore the possible career options available to you as a graduate of the online MPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice

Join the onlineMPH with Leadership in Public Health Practice and gain the skills, knowledge, and connections to become an influential leader in public health. Apply now to make a meaningful impact on population health and drive positive change.

NGOs and Health Initiatives

Establish your own NGO or health initiative to address specific health issues and promote access to healthcare.

Health Promotion and Education

Design and implement initiatives to raise awareness about healthy lifestyles and empower individuals and communities.

Epidemiology and Disease Control

Track and manage infectious diseases and respond to public health emergencies.

Public Health Policy and Advocacy

Shape public health policies and advocate for initiatives that improve population health.


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