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Joint Master's Programme in Health Informatics

Karolinska Institute

24 months
Duration
16276 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

The Joint Master's Programme in Health Informatics at Karolinska Institute is aimed at students who are interested in information technology and its application to the fields of medicine and healthcare. 

Overview

In the Joint Master's Programme in Health Informatics programme from Karolinska Institute, you will learn methods to make healthcare safer, more efficient and of higher quality through computer based information and knowledge management.

Career opportunities

  • IT implementation in healthcare requires people with a solid understanding of both the needs of the healthcare sector and the strengths and limitations of technology. 
  • A health informatician's unique interdisciplinary expertise makes him/her particularly suited to assume a coordinating and bridging role between these two areas. 

Programme Structure

  • The second semester covers basic health informatics methods for user needs and requirements engineering, methods for evaluating different aspects of health information systems during and after implementation, as well as  health informatics standards. Further, students will get an introduction into data science methods and have a course on scientific methods at advanced level.
  • The third semester provides an introduction to project management where previously studied data science methods will be applied in project form. Further, students have the choice of either a course in information security or entrepreneurship. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants with foreign academic credentials should follow the documentation requirements for master's applicants at universityadmissions.se
  • Applicants with Swedish academic credentials should follow the documentation requirements at antagning.se

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16276 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32552 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Total amount: 330 000 SEK

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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