Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care


Potential careers

Population Health Sciences graduates will be empowered with the knowledge and skills to anticipate and address the social, economic and healthcare needs of the future, from the local to the global. 

Public Health

From a career 'on the ground' to a role within national government, you could impact the future health of the whole population.

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Global Health

Governmental and non-governmental international organisations are placing increasing importance on employing individuals who have ability to analyse data and translate date to a non-technical audience

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Health Consultancy

The size of the private health analytics sector has increased substantially and there is a need for health data scientists to work with the onset of big data. There are numerous private companies and recruitment consultants where these roles can be found.


The pharmaceutical industry requires population health scientists who can leverage data analytical and advise on compliance on the regulations in international health systems

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Finance and Professional Services

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Postgraduate Study

There is a wealth of speciality a Population Health Sciences graduate could explore for postgraduate study. 

UCL provides MSc programmes in Population Health, Social Epidemiology, Child Health, Clinical Trial, Health Psychology, Applied Infectious Disease, Global Health, Health Economic, Health Data Science, Women’s Health and more.

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