Graduate Programmes

UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science offer a variety of taught modular and research graduate programmes.

For information on graduate programmes in Public Health please contact:

Taught Graduate Programmes

 Graduate Research Programmes

Please note:

For September starts, the closing date for receipt of completed applications is May 31st

For January starts, the closing date for receipt of completed applications is October 31st

For May starts, the closing date for receipt of completed applications February 28th.          

  1. Admissions Procedure PhD‌
  2. English Language Requirements
  3. Application Form PhD
  4. Application Checklist‌

Planning and Advancing your PhD


Taught Programmes (next intakes September 2018 unless indicated)

Public Health

MPH in Malaysia

It is now possible to study for the UCD Masters in Public Health in Penang Medical College. This collaborative initiative had its first cohort of students in September 2016. Please note, this is not running for 2018/2019. If you have any queries please contact the School at

The course content and qualification obtained are exactly the same for those students studying on the UCD and the Penang campuses. The Penang campus may be more convenient for students from the region and for those western students interested in global health issues who have never lived, or worked, outside their own country.

For further information, click here.

Food Safety

MSc Food Safety and Risk Analysis

Professional Certificates (NEW)



Occupational Safety and Health

NB: For fee queries, please see or telephone 01-716 1555 (

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More information is also available on the following:

Conflict Resolution Support
Research Funding Institutions
Appeals Process
For further information of the range of research and taught graduate programmes and details please visit: or contact: or alternatively David O'Dwyer, Admissions Tutor, at 01-716 34 23