Personal Professional Development (Public Health and Primary Care) / Application and selection

Year of entry: 2022

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How to apply

You should apply for our Personal Professional Development (Public Health and Primary Care) units by completing our online application form . See the Advice to applicants section for details of the supporting documents we require with your form.

Advice to applicants

We require the following supporting documents to be submitted with your online application form.

  • A personal statement of approximately 300-500 words about why you wish to take this course and how it will affect your personal and professional development. This statement should try and refer to your current role
  • A CV

Please note that applications cannot be assessed until the required documents have been received. Supporting documents can be uploaded with the online application form or sent directly to pgtaught.cbm@manchester.ac.uk . After applying, please do not submit documents in any other way without telling us first so we can provide you with the most efficient service.

Please make sure you include your University ID number on any correspondence and do not send any documents before you have submitted your application.

How your application is considered

Your application will be reviewed by the relevant Programme Director in receipt of all required supporting documentation.

Applications are considered on academic and relevant professional experience, based on all information provided. 

Re-applications

If you applied in the previous year and your application was not successful you may apply again. Your application will be considered against the standard course entry criteria for that year of entry. In your new application you should demonstrate how your application has improved. We may draw upon all information from your previous applications or any previous registrations at the University as a student when assessing your suitability for your chosen course.