Why study public health with us?

We are ranked number 1 in the Asia-Pacific and 18th in the world for public health.

The Sydney School of Public Health offers an extensive range of degrees for students from both health and non-health backgrounds. Whether you are looking to build skills in clinical research or biostatistics, pursue a career in public health, pivot towards health policy or explore bioethics, we have a course for you.

Leaders in public health - Our programs are developed and taught by leading clinicians, academics and researchers.

National and international partnerships – We leverage our deep relationships with governments and organisations nationally and internationally to provide educational experiences for students.

Globally aware professionals - Our graduates are well equipped to work in a variety of settings around the world.

Research strength - The research we do today – building on our national-leading expertise in research methods – is the healthcare of tomorrow.

Global rankings - We are ranked:

  • Number one in the Asia-Pacific and 18th in the world for public health in the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities
  • Number one in Australia and 17th in the world in the medicine category of the 2016 QS World University Rankings
  • Five (the highest rating) in the Excellence in Research for Australia rankings for medical and health sciences, and public and health services.

Flexible study options - We offer part-time, evening, distance learning, full-time and intensive study modes.