Do you want to develop yourself as a critical care provider? Do you need more insight in pre-hospital research and development? Do you want to develop your analytical and diagnostic abilities? Do you want an International Master’s degree in PHCC? Do you want to study in a multidisciplinary environment?
Hospital structures change, the transport distances increase as the patient is sent directly to sufficiently competent hospitals, and more advanced treatment is applied in the prehospital phase. The evidence base for various prehospital treatments is challenged. Therefore, there is an increasing emphasis on and demand for quality in prehospital critical care.
Different positions within prehospital and emergency medicine/critical care and teaching, requiring the ability to initiate, develop and evaluate research and quality improvement projects.
- Communication and Decision making in Pre Hospital Emergency Medical Care
- Pre Hospital Emergency Medical Care and Transport Medicine
- Scientific Methods
- Philosophy of Science and Health Care Ethics
- Traumatology in Pre Hospital Critical Care
- Point of Care Technology (POCT)
- Patient safety - theory and practice
- Major Incidents: Medical Management and Preparedness
- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
Only Nordic citizens and applicants residing in Norway can apply to this master programme. (Applicants with foreign education: Deadline 1 March.)
Applicants must satisfy the following academic requirements in order to qualify for entry to the programme:
- Applicants must have competed either a Medical degree (physician) or a bachelor's degree in nursing or paramedic.
- Applicant must also have at least two years post-qualification experience (full-time) in prehospital emergency care.
Other applicants can be considered if they have at least five years of full-time working experience in prehospital emergency care, and a minimum of 60 ETCS credits in relevant subjects (paramedic).
Other applicants can be considered if they have full-time working experience in pre-hospital emergency care.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 740 ($83) per semester.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.