“ Will candidates who already have a Policy-related Masters degree be at an advantage in the selection process? ”

Daniel M. asked a question
during the live chat Q&A on the new NHS Graduate Scheme: The Department of Health & Social Care Health Policy Fast Track Scheme
to NHS Recruitment Team

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(For reference, I have a MSc Public Policy degree, not a Msc Health Policy degree)
Grace T.

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DHSC Health Policy Fast Track Scheme, DHSC

Hi both, no a policy-related masters won't be an advantage in the selection process, and if successful we would make sure that someone with a masters already received similar learning and development opportunities

Daniel M.


Grace T.

Thank you Hannah


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