M.Sc. On Campus

Global Health

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

24 months
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The Master of Science (MSc) in Global Health at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) will provide a theoretical base on health and health systems, and an emphasis on methodology and training in different research methods. 


There will be a special emphasis on innovation and technological support and services in global health.

Career Prospects

  • The MSc in Global Health from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) qualifies graduates for a wide range of careers, including positions in international organizations, government agencies, non-governmental institutions, hospitals, and public and private enterprises focusing on healthcare delivery, medical devices and pharmaceuticals.

Programme Structure

  • The MSc is a two-year, full-time programme starting in the autumn semester (mid-August). There are three main components: courses in global health (30 ECTS credits), courses in research methods and interdisciplinary project work (30 credits) and a master's thesis (60 credits). 
  • The study plan depends on the year you start the programme. Please select your initial study year in order to display the study plan pertaining to you. If you are uncertain which is your initial study year, you will find this marked as "Class" on Studentweb.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 ECTS


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General requirements

  • A first degree (a bachelor's degree) in a relevant field.
  • English proficiency.
  • Excellent academic performance: A minimum requirement for admission to all programmes is the grade C or better on the ECTS scale. Note that admission is highly competitive. 

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Living costs for Trondheim

10387 - 16650 NOK /month
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