Uplifting stories from the Global Master of Public Health


Recent graduates of Imperial are ready to lead public health.

One of the top institutions from the 2024 QS World University Rankings has graduated a new group of future leaders. These graduates from all around the world are transforming their careers and lives with The Global Master of Public Health (GMPH) from Imperial College London. By earning their degrees at their own pace through the flexible online learning of this program, these graduates can now open new doors with their world-class education. Perhaps you’ll even notice similarities between their stories and your own. Let’s take a look and see.

Elvira from Greece

Describing Imperial as her top choice and the “holy grail” for science enthusiasts, Elvira wholeheartedly embraced the GMPH program. She enjoyed every aspect of her journey, including the engaging courses, exceptional professors, supportive classmates, and patient staff members who answered her questions throughout the program. Elvira’s advice for anyone considering the GMPH is resolute. “Do it,” she urges. Elvira points out that the program is the perfect fit for those with even the slightest interest in public health. She also adds that being an Imperial graduate has been a significant asset in her job search.

David from Germany

David is a trained physician and public administration professional. He was drawn to the outstanding academic reputation of Imperial and the flexible online learning of the GMPH program. He says, “The international orientation of the program and the flexibility of online learning allowed me to gain additional research and public health skills while continuing to work full time.” David even successfully published a dissertation project in health services research, further advancing his career prospects.

Patrick from the Philippines

Patrick chose the GMPH degree for its exceptional faculty and flexible online learning as well. He proclaims, “The program enhanced my practical knowledge, enabling me to apply the coursework directly to my professional role at the World Health Organization (WHO) on global health policy for HIV.” After graduation, Patrick secured a prestigious epidemiology fellowship at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, where he now develops rapid models in HIV surveillance for marginalized key populations in the US.

These graduates demonstrate the transformative impact of pursuing your GMPH degree through Imperial. With this program, you have the flexibility to accommodate your personal schedule and the access to a global learning environment that we’ve heard about here. You also have many opportunities to learn from world-class faculty and real-world experiences during the program, as well as the ability to focus on the specialized areas within public health that are of the greatest interest to you.

No matter where you are learning from, obtaining your GMPH degree can help you achieve your unique career and life goals. Putting this highly coveted credential on your resume shows academic, government, non-government, and pharmaceutical employers that you’re among the most qualified candidates for their open positions related to public health. Explore this exciting program further, and someday soon you could be sharing your own success story as part of the latest graduating class.

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