Master’s in Public Health in Global Health
Introduction to the Program
The Master’s in Public Health in Global Health at Southeast University (SEU) is a two year program for international students taught in English.
About the Program
The English-taught MPH Program in Global Health (GH), structured as a two-year master’s program, is intended to prepare health professionals for the practice of global health especially in developing countries. The program focuses on hot spot issues in the public health field in a global context, especially the major challenges including infectious and chronic diseases, environmental pollution, climate change which have been gradually serious in developing countries and also influencing the global politics and economy. The program is to provide the student with competence and tools of strategic planning, professional public health networking, emergency management, and the formulation of public health policy locally and globally while facing health issues challenges around the world, especially in developing countries.
The objective of the program is to offer students with advanced international public health education and practice, through interdisciplinary study, ranging from basic laboratory science to implementation science; to help students find solutions to public health problems in developing countries; and also to equip international students with knowledge of Chinese language and culture, to improve and promote the collaboration and communication between China and other developing countries in the health field.
About Faculty of School of Public Health
The school of Public Health, SEU, is one of the experienced international education institutes, which is running postgraduate programs for international students for years. Most of the faculty got training in prestigious universities and institutes in the world and are well qualified in English teaching. The faculty from School of Public Health, SEU, not only enjoys a close partnership with the local government environmental protection departments and centers for disease control and prevention across the whole country, but also comprises experienced overseas visiting professors.
The joint master’s program of Public Health (MPH) of SEU-Monash is the first qualified MPH program, authenticated by Ministry of Education, China.
Start Date of the Program
The applicant must be a bachelor’s (or higher) degree holder of medical, nursing, health, biological or life science-related program from an accredited college or university in the world, and also demonstrates passion and commitment to the field of public health.
The applicants must satisfy one of the following language equivalents
- Graduates from universities of English-speaking countries
- Graduates from universities where English is the official language.
- TOEFL: 84 (internet-based test) / IELTS: 6.0
The tuition fees are RMB 33000 per year. The total for the 2 year program is 66,000RMB.
International students may choose to live in the International Students’ Dormitary, which spread in all three campuses. The room rate varies from RMB 11000 to 15000 for a two-bed room each year, depending on the location and facilities. For full information see the accommodation page here.
About the Application Process
To apply complete the application form and pay the application fee here. Applications take 4-6 weeks before a decision is given, and students are accepted on a rolling basis. After you have been accepted you will receive your official acceptance letter visa application form. If you have any questions contact us.