MSc Tropical Medicine & International Health

Program description: 

This course develops the careers of doctors whose interest is the practice of medicine in tropical and low- and middle-income countries. The course offers a wide choice of modules and provides training in clinical tropical medicine at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases.

All students going on the MSc will take the Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (DTM&H).

Graduates from this course have taken a wide variety of career paths including further research in epidemiology, parasite immunology; field research programmes or international organisations concerned with health care delivery in conflict settings or humanitarian crises; or returned to academic or medical positions in low- and middle-income countries.

Duration: one year full-time or split-study over two years. Based in London, UK.

Program discipline(s): 
Global health
Public health
Medicine