The EHESP School of Public Health has opened in September 2008 the first Master of Public Health in France completely multidisciplinary and delivered in English.
The Master of Public Health (MPH) is validated for a 4-year period (2014-11-28 to 2018-11-28) by the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA), 1st specific accreditation system for education in public health at the European level, founded by a consortium composed of 5 European organisations (ASPHER, EUPHA, EPHA, EHMA and EuroHealthNet).
The master is taught by outstanding international lecturers, coming from the most prestigious universities and research organizations in the field of public health:
EHESP, Université Denis Diderot Paris VII, Paris XII Val-de-Marne, Université Henri-Poincaré Nancy 1, INSERM, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, University of North Carolina, Columbia University, Sciences-Po Paris, London School of Economics, INRA, etc.
Students and professionals can apply to this Master if they have at least a Bachelors degree in the following disciplines: economics, political sciences, management, social sciences, law, medicine, pharmacy, biology, veterinary or dentistry schools, engineering schools and a wide variety of scientific subjects.
Students may also start directly in second year if they have already completed a first year master course (M1) or equivalent.
Student-led association: Public Health International Network (PHIN)
Aim of the association: Spearhead programs that provide a forum for dialogue between public health professionals, practitioners and public health students, as well as, foster cooperation with domestic and international public health agencies and organizations. You can subscribe to PHIN’s newsletter on the association’s website.