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M.Sc. On Campus

Health Sciences - Biostatistics

Erasmus University Rotterdam

12 months
Duration
14700 EUR/year
14700 EUR/year
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About

The aim of the Health Sciences - Biostatistics program at Erasmus University Rotterdam is to keep abreast of such evolutions and equip the future generation of researchers with modern and essential data science tools. 

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Overview

Program Overview

This Health Sciences - Biostatistics program at Erasmus University Rotterdam will combine a solid study of modern statistical methodology with up-to-date information on topics such as study design, clinical trials, public health, longitudinal data analysis, survival analysis, causal inference, and tools for reproducible research. The courses are taught by an international faculty of world renowned statisticians and epidemiologists from the Netherlands, Belgium and the United States. These include among others, past and current Editors of flagship biostatistics journals, and past presidents of major international biostatistics societies.

The specialization is aimed at ambitious students with a relevant Bachelor degree with a strong motivation in data science for biomedical applications.

Career opportunities

The degree prepares you for a career in international medical research or for executive or advisory positions in clinical medicine, public health, pharmaceutical research, or health policy.

Accreditation

This programme is NVAO accredited. 

Programme Structure

Course structure:

  • First semester - methodological, statistical and programme specific courses.
  • Second semester - individual research project and advanced elective courses.
  • Research - Your individual research project will be supervised by leading professors and senior researchers, with the objective of delivering a high quality scientific research paper.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

70 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

You should fit each of the following criteria:

  • You have a relevant Master’s degree from a discipline in or related to clinical medicine or public health (medical doctor, health sciences, nutrition, biology, pharmacy, environmental sciences, social sciences, economics, psychology, etc.)
  • You have some relevant research experience and you already (co-)authored a few scientific publications.
  • You have a good working command of the English language, both oral and written. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14700 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14700 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Rotterdam

760 - 1265 EUR /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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