Institute for Global Health - changing lives around the world

The Institute for Global Health (IGH) is a world-leading centre of research and teaching excellence in global health.

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Study

Postgrad

Postgraduate
Our postgraduate programmes combine innovative approaches to their subjects with high quality teaching. An extensive range of optional modules offer a unique view of global health.

Undergrad

Undergraduate
Our Undergraduate programmes include an intergrated BSc in Global Health, a 2nd year student selected component (SSC) and a 6th year SSC








Athena SWAN

We are delighted to announce that IGH has been awarded an Athena SWAN bronze award this year! The awards recognise commitment to advancing women’s careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine in higher education and research.

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Research

Research

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Research

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The Institute for Global Health employs some of the world’s best scientific minds across a broad spectrum of global health fields.

Research

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Browse UCL research publications and discover the impact we are making around the world. 

Events

News

We run a varied and extensive events calendar. Browse the Institute for Global Health's Event's page

Upcoming events

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'These Little Gardens - Growing up in Public Health' - Inaugural Lecture from Professor of Global Health, David Osrin

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Lancet Lecture

IGH coordinates the annual UCL Lancet Lecture and other high-profile events. 

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Why IGH?

Our unique, cross-disciplinary approach is reflected throughout our research and teaching. We work in the real world, collaborating with communities at all levels, and offering workable solutions for policy makers. 

The Institute for Global Health implements UCL’s Grand Challenge of Global Health, a cross disciplinary initiative to provide innovative, workable solutions to global health problems.



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Resources and media



We produce a range of resources for global health professionals, students and the public. These include reports, papers, short films and policy briefings. 

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Jobs

Jobs

Vacancies
Jobs in global health


Current students

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