PHD in Global Public Health

PhD in partnership with other three institutions: ENSP/UNL, IHMT/UNL and FM/UP

An international doctoral programme based on the teaching and research experience of four Portuguese schools. It is designed to meet the needs of students that aim to enhance their research skills in public health, develop their understanding of policy and practice, and wish to make an original contribution to knowledge development.

The Doctoral programme aims to provide students with skills that enable them to become qualified researchers in public health, able to conduct independent research as well as work as science driven professionals.

Students that undertake the programme will be able to connect their research with the public health practice. The programme will provide opportunities for students to develop their PhD research in close collaboration with organizations and networks related to public health practice, at the regional, national and international levels.

The PhD in Global Public Health aims to provide each student with a broad knowledge in the field of public health by promoting strong interaction with specialists at the four schools as well as other national and international experts. Moreover, it aims to promote in-depth expertise in each student’s research area and the provide unique opportunities for personal development and intellectual growth, in a stimulating and collaborative environment.

Aplications 2023/2024

More information:
  1. Regulation
  2. Course Plan
  3. Universidade NOVA de Lisboa course guide