M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Science

Lund University

24 months
13623 EUR/year
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The MSc in Medical Science from Lund University prepares you for research and innovation in an interprofessional and research intensive academic context. The programme aims at developing and preparing you for advanced work, leadership and innovation within public and private health care practice.


The MSc in Medical Science from Lund University gives students with a background in Audiology, Midwifery (Reproductive, Perinatal and Sexual Health), Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Radiology Nursing or Speech and Language Pathology the possibility to achieve a Master of Medical Science degree.

The programme is:

  • International
  • Interprofessional
  • Research preparatory
  • Student-centered
  • Having a focus on e-health, innovation, evidence-based practice and research- methodology

The programme is structured, with each course building upon the previous one. Electives are available in the second and fourth semester of the programme. All courses include both classroom and online elements. The amount of classroom-based sessions varies from course to course ranging from a couple of sessions to weekly meetings. During your studies, you will acquire the knowledge and skills required to work in a global health care and research context, through student-centred teaching and learning activities in a research-intensive academic environment. Each course includes theory and methodology serving as the basis for in-depth studies in the student’s own main field. All teachers are also active in research.

After fulfilling the course requirement, you will be awarded a Master of Medical Science with a major in:

  • Audiology
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiography
  • Reproductive, Perinatal and Sexual Health (Midwifery)
  • Speech and Language Pathology

Career prospects 

You will be qualified to work independently and in leading functions within research and development, both in a university context and in the public and private sectors. A completed Master’s programme can, if approved by a relevant authenticating body, be included as part of a PhD programme.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Medical Science
  • Health and health promotion
  • Qualitative research methodology
  • Biostatistics
  • E-health and digital solutions
  • Leadership and innovation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must have a degree in Occupational Therapy, Audiology, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Pathology, Nursing, Radiology Nursing or equivalent to a Bachelor s degree (180 credits). 
  • English proficiency, equivalent to English course 6/B from Swedish upper-secondary school is also a requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13623 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27246 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 280 000

Living costs for Lund

7428 - 11057 SEK /month
Living costs

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.

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