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Global Health

Karolinska Institute

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
17283 EUR/year
Free
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The Master's Programme in Global Health at the Karolinska Institutet focuses on the challenges that transcend national borders and has an impact on current as well as future generations.

Overview

Global health integrates expertise and perspectives from the fields of public health, medicine, epidemiology, health economics, behavioural science, environmental sciences and anthropology, among others. 

The Global Health programme at Karolinska Institutet provides a new platform for research, education and information on health challenges faced by the world population.

Career opportunities

  • You have a potential field of work in national or international organisations that work with low or middle income countries around issues related to poverty and health. 
  • Upon completion of the programme you are also eligible to apply for doctoral education (PhD).

Programme Structure

  • This one-year programme consists of three parts. The core part provides a common knowledge base. 
  • The advanced part contains courses addressing different specific areas of global health such as communicable diseases, non-communicable diseases, maternal and child health. 
  • The final part is a research project submitted as a thesis, which can be carried out in Sweden or in a low or middle income country where Karolinska Institutet has an existing collaboration.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

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
  • All documents must have reached University Admissions by the deadline for supporting documents 3rd of February 2020

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17283 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17283 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

180 000 SEK

Funding

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