MSc Tropical Medicine & International Health MSc

This programme is for doctors interested in practicing medicine in tropical and low- and middle-income countries. It offers a wide choice of modules and includes the opportunity to take the Professional Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (DTM&H).

The Professional Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (DTM&H)

All students going on the MSc will take the Professional Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. Students with a prior DTM&H, or holding 60 Masters level credits from the DTM&H (East African Partnership) may apply for exemption from Term 1 via recognition of prior learning.

Awards

The Frederick Murgatroyd Award is awarded each year for the best student of the year. Donated by Mrs Murgatroyd in memory of her husband, who held the Wellcome Chair of Clinical Tropical Medicine in 1950 and 1951.

MSc, MSc Award
September Start
Full-time, Part-time Study Mode
1 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

Applicants must normally satisfy the School's general entrance requirements and additional programme-specific entrance requirements to be considered for admission. Applications must be submitted in accordance with the procedures and deadlines given in the web-based or printed prospectus.

Eligibility for the MSc Tropical Medicine & International Health:

Students must have a degree in medicine and be registered medical practitioners. Preference will be given to candidates who have at least two years of experience working in clinical medicine (in any country) with recent professional experience in a relevant discipline.

Please note that it is not possible to intercalate on this course.

Admissions FAQs

English Language Requirements

If English is not your first language, you will need to meet these requirements: Band C

Please see our English Language Requirements FAQs for information

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