About the course
Online MSc Global Mental Health
When it comes to investment, mental health trails far behind other fields of healthcare. This opens a world of opportunity for passionate people looking to create sustainable strategies to address the treatment gap and lead the charge for mental wellbeing. Learn from leading faculty within the University of Glasgow’s esteemed Institute of Health and Wellbeing.
Taught by international experts with extensive experience in the field, the 100% online programme incorporates leading research, cutting-edge topics and first-hand insights. Suicide, psychosis and neurological conditions are just a sample of the topics explored. Ideal if you are looking to operate in either an international or local scale, this programme will enable you to gain the tools needed to improve mental health services anywhere in the world.
Throughout the programme, you will be encouraged to think critically about the risks of globalising ideas around mental illness, learn how to develop and implement policies to reduce the burden of mental health and understand how social and cultural factors impact understandings of global mental health.
Choose your own path
The University of Glasgow tailors its online programmes to suit its students. The MSc offers a variety of study options from videos, online presentations and discussions - all of which are designed to help you learn, whilst also helping you achieve your career goals. Our lecture team offer a wide variety of experience, from clinical psychology and social work, to anthropology and law; this variety gives you the flexibility to choose your own line of research.
100% online, interactive learning
Studying online means you don’t have to sacrifice your current career in order to pursue a new one. With industry-lead teaching and cutting-edge research, you’ll be able to study the entire programme without having to set foot on campus. Whether you want to study an MSc, a PgDip or a PgCert, or choose your duration of study between 1 – 6 years, you can tailor the programme to meet your specific requirements. At the University of Glasgow, you can further your ambitions without compromising your current commitments.
World changers welcome: join us and make your mark