The Master in Prehospital Critical Care at University of Stavanger is either full-time with an estimated duration of 2 years, or part-time with an estimated duration of 4 years. New admissions will take place annually, starting every fall semester. The part-time program is flexible and accessible for participants who work full time. Admission to the PHCC full-time programme may qualify for a Norwegian study permit.
There are no similar programmes in Norway or Scandinavia, and it is the only international master within this field. The programme was developed in collaboration with the Norwegian Air Ambulance (SNLA) and the University of Stavanger.
Different positions within prehospital and emergency medicine/critical care and teaching, requiring the ability to initiate, develop and evaluate research and quality improvement projects.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Communication and Decision making in Pre Hospital Emergency Medical Care
- Pre Hospital Emergency Medical Care
- Scientific Methods
- Philosophy of Science, Health Care Ethics and Human Rights
- Traumatology in Pre Hospital Critical Care
- Major Incidents: Medical Management and Preparedness
- Master Thesis
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesHuman Medicine Emergency & Disaster Management View 3 other Masters in Human Medicine in Norway
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.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 48 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 48 months.
All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 740 per semester.
Living costs for Stavanger
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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