Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care



The Institute offers a wide choice of postgraduate taught programmes that reflect our expertise.
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Dental Public Health MSc

An internationally renowned programme designed for dentists and dental care professionals who are interested in oral health inequalities and population oral health

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Health Psychology MSc

Health psychologists use psychological principles to promote changes in people's behaviour and their associated beliefs about health and illness

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Master of Public Health MPH

Build the foundations of a meaningful career in public health with this innovative online Master’s degree

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Population Health MSc

The MSc Population Health provides you with the key skills for a career in public health.

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Social Epidemiology MSc

This unique MSc is designed to respond to the need for trained researchers, health professionals and policymakers in the field of social epidemiology.

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Humanitarian Policy and Practice MSc

Interpret and analyse complex humanitarian situations while reflecting on humanitarian policies and practices in the past and present. 

Frequently Asked Questions

If admitted, can I defer my start date?

Once admitted to the MSc programme, deferrals can be requested. An email should be sent to UCL Admissions requesting a deferral of enrollment. Deferrals are granted for one year beyond the initial date of admittance to the programme.

I am an offer-holder with a disability or serious medical condition who plans to start the MSc programme in the new academic year. Where should I register to be sure of obtaining any support services that I might need?

Please immediately register with UCL's Student Disability Services.

Can I transfer credits from another Institution?

Yes, you can. Full information on  UCL's Recogniton of Prior Learning can be found within UCL's Academic Manual (Chapter 2: Qualifications and Credit Framework, Section 6: Recognition of Prior Learning)

How will a postgraduate taught programme at IEHC benefit my career?

IEHC takes its responsibility to help students progress their career path very seriously.

Here you can access careers support for students. We also regularly communicate events, workshops and opportunities to students.