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Global Health (intercalated) [BSc]

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UCAS institution code
Degree awarded
Bachelor of Science with Hons
12 months
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.
Contact email
Contact telephone
+ 44 (0)161 275 0464
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 description

This one-year, intercalated BSc in Global Health is designed for medical students who want to prepare themselves to be a global doctor, by enhancing their knowledge about the inter-connectedness of health and its determinants.  This course analyses the impact of major social, economic, political, cultural and environmental factors on health challenges, such as the global epidemic in HIV / AIDS, chronic diseases, trauma in developing countries, tropical diseases and the emergence and rapid spread of infectious diseases.