BSc Global Health (intercalated) / Overview

Year of entry: 2022

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Science with Hons
12 months

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

It is estimated that around 30-40 places will be available. 

Please note: Places are available only for intercalating medical students.  Applications from such students are welcomed, whether from within this University, others around the UK, or from overseas.

How to apply

Intercalating medical students from Manchester Medical School should contact regarding the intercalation process.

Medical students from other universities can contact in the first instance, should they choose, in order to register their interest.

You will be asked to complete an application form and then subsequently provide academic transcripts, plus a letter of support from your medical school, once you have completed your studies at the end of May.

Course overview

  • You want to develop your knowledge of key global health challenges, global determinants of health and illness, and innovative solutions
  • You are interested in engaging with a wide range of academics and practitioners working in the fields of health and humanitarianism
  • You wish to develop research, analytical and communication skills that are suitable for a range of professions


Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2022 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Simon Cummins
School/Faculty overview

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