Master of Public Health

Boost your career with postgraduate study

Looking for a career change? Hoping to gain a new professional qualification that will help take your career further? Or just hoping to expand your horizons? Western’s range of diverse postgraduate degrees provide you with the opportunity to diversify your skillset in a supportive and flexible learning environment that enables you to thrive in your chosen field.

To gain a better understanding of course content, study options, admission requirements or to simply find out more register your interest below and we will be in touch.

Plan a healthier future

As one of Australia’s premier health sciences education institutions, Western is internationally renowned for its teaching and research across both clinical and non-clinical health sciences. This is why graduates from our Master of Public Health are so highly sought-after.

This degree offers current, evidence-based teaching from leading experts in the field. It focusses on all the determinants of health, from broader social and environmental factors to physical risk. It allows you to choose from a wide range of subjects, like policy analysis, economic evaluation, epidemiology and qualitative methods. It gives you access to community development and health promotion programs, and culminates in a research and practice experience.

Mixing study at our Parramatta campus with online units, you’ll learn how to effectively assess and respond to emerging issues in health, and further advance your career.

Flexibility is everything

We know you’re busy with your career and life, so we offer a great mix of flexible on-campus an online study.

Course structure

Our course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: $20,160*

Delivery: On campus, online

Fees: AUD $27,320* 

Delivery: On campus



Start your unlimited journey today.

"The first time I visited the campus, I fell in love with its beautiful architecture, well equipped labs and ever helping staff."

— Master of Public Health and Master of Health Science. Sadia Mughal. Pakistan.

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.