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Postgraduate taught

Our world-class, research-led learning experience attracts the very best students from around the world who enjoy unrivalled learning opportunities. Each year we are joined by hundreds of students from around the world, who join a thriving community of scholars, looking to take the next step in their career.

Our students benefit from:

  • Outstanding career, networking and mentoring opportunities, learning from some of the world’s leading academics in the field.
  • World-class research and study facilities.
  • Access to a hugely diverse clinical population and vast data sets.

MSc in Global Mental Health is jointly run by King's College London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, providing a unique course of study for students who wish to gain a comprehensive understanding of the issues surrounding the discipline of global mental health. You will acquire the knowledge and skills required to design, implement and evaluate mental health programmes in low resource settings as well as learning how to conduct and critically evaluate research. Our course constitutes an excellent preparation for careers in policy, research and work in international agencies.

Study with us

Duration: 12 months full-time. September to September

Jointly run with the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, this course will develop your understanding of the diverse issues in global mental health.

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Explore postgraduate study in Health Service & Population Research

Who we are

About us

We conduct world-leading research and education in social and health sciences.

Research themes

Our research

Exploring eight research themes across the Department.