Institute for Global Health


Postgraduate taught

IGH offers cutting edge programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level. These unite public health and clinical medicine with epidemiology, economics, political science, philosophy, law, geography, anthropology and other disciplines.

Why UCL?

  • UCL is winner of The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2024
  • UCL is rated 9th in the QS World Rankings 2024
  • UCL is ranked 6th in the world for Public Health (ShanghaiRanking’s 2023)
  • UCL is No.1 for research power and impact in medicine, health and life sciences (REF 2021)
  • The UCL Institute for Global Health implement a cross disciplinary initiative to provide innovative, workable solutions to global health problems which is reflected throughout our research and teaching
  • Our students are closely integrated into our community through research-embedded teachingody

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For full programme information including modules, contact details, fees and entry requirements please visit the prospectus pages:

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Funding your studies 

We offer departmental scholarships and funding that you may be eligible to apply for. Please check our website for further information.

What our students and alumni say 

Meet some of our students and alumni. Find out what they have to say about their programmes.

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Anthony, Global Health and Development MSc

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Vishnuga, Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology MSc

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Hipolite, Global Health and Development MSc

Meet your programme leads 

Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology MSc
Health Economics and Decision Science MSc
Global Health and Development MSc 

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