Master of Public Health (MPH)

  • Composante:
    • Tous les départements d’enseignement de l’EHESP
  • Type de diplôme: Master (LMD)
  • Domaine: Sciences, Technologies, Santé
  • Mention: Santé publique
  • Durée 2 ans
  • 120 crédits ECTS
  • Formation continue
  • Formation initiale

Présentation et compétences visées


The Master of Public Health (MPH) was established by the EHESP- School of Public Health in 2008 and has been the 1st of its kind in France. The MPH is entirely taught in English language and delivered by outstanding professors from national and international research universities. As a highly multidisciplinary public health program, it offers five specializations or the cross-cutting general program:

  1. Social & Behavioural sciences in public health
  2. Epidemiology
  3. Information sciences & biostatistics
  4. Management & health policy sciences
  5. Environmental & occupational health sciences
  6. General program

By 2015, 260 students from more than 40 countries have successfully graduated from the course. The MPH is accredited by the European Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA), the 1st specific accreditation system for higher education in public health at the European level.



Martine BELLANGER, professor of economics, EHESP


Pré-requis nécessaires

At least a Bachelor degree in a public health related field is required for entry into the 1st year of the two-year MPH program. Direct access to the 2nd year of the program may be given to MDs and Pharm Ds with public health experience and to students with another Master degree (e.g. in health economics & management or in political sciences).

Language proficiency: IELTS>6.

Et après

Insertion professionnelle

MPH Graduates develop their careers in areas as wide as government health departments, research units, universities, public health services, NGOs, international organizations or the private sector pharmaceutical industry, consulting, healthcare organizations). Graduates also engage in international or national PhD programs.



Lieux de formation