Modes and duration
- Full-time: 3 years
- Part-time: 5 years
A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. A relevant Master’s degree from an appropriately accredited institution is desirable.
English language requirement: Standard
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
International applicants can find out the equivalent qualification for their country by selecting from the list below.
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Equivalent qualifications for Algeria
ESRC, MRC, MRC/ESRC, NIHR, Cancer Research UK, Diabetes UK, Wellcome Trust, National School of Primary Care and British Heart Foundation studentships have been secured in prior years.
Prospective research students should contact academic departments and research groups to enquire about further funded opportunities.
More scholarships are listed on the scholarships website
The Institute offers world-class education and training. It manages many of the UK’s largest, most comprehensive longitudinal data sets, and evaluates strategies for the prevention and treatment of physical and mental ill-health. It carries out innovative work on behaviour change, on the practice of primary care as well as leading applied health and health policy research.
The Institute produces graduates with the skills and knowledge sought after by government departments and public sector organisations worldwide, as well as leading academic institutions.
Why study this degree at UCL?
CHIME offers students a uniquely broad-based environment in which to carry out multidisciplinary postgraduate research. Building on a diverse range of clinical and non-clinical expertise drawn from across UCL, as well as many years of experience of delivering educational programmes, it provides a research and learning environment for problem-solving across disciplines.
Student / staff ratios › 285 staff › 176 taught students › 146 research students
Department: Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care
Application and next steps
Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of application deadlines.
Who can apply?
For more information see our Applications page.Apply now