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Health Technology

University of Turku

24 months
Duration
12000 EUR/year
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About

The Master’s Degree Programme in Health Technology programme from University of Turku focuses on health and the measurement and analysis of medical data, as well as machine learning technologies and their use in health technology solutions.

Overview

The studies provide a comprehensive knowledge of how data analytics and sensor technology can be utilized in health technology. The teaching focuses on how to apply signal processing, machine learning methods and Internet-of-Things technology for collection and analysis of health related data. Applications include, for example, wellness and health applications, as well as diagnostic and remote monitoring solutions.

Career options

The Health Technology programme from University of Turku gives interdisciplinary knowledge in health technologies and biomedical engineering both from theoretical and practical perspective. Hence, giving possibility for employment in different health technology sectors, ranging from wellness and sport to personalized medical solutions and computational data analytics of biomedical data.

The employment percentage of those holding an M.Sc.(Tech.) degree is high in Finland. Health technology related industry is today increasingly important globally and particularly in Finland. Fields of health technology are expanding fast, offering a wide range of different career opportunities. In addition to companies that are focused on wellness, medical or biomedical analytical solutions, this also includes other industries that are utilizing health technology in their products, like global enterprises producing wearable devices capable of measuring heart related signals from a wrist of the user, for example.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Common studies 
  • Core module in Medical Analytics 
  • Compulsory advanced studies in Medical Analytics 
  • Master’s Thesis in Technology module 
  • Thematic module / minor subject 
  • Elective courses module

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Next application period for Master's degree programmes will be from 5 to 19 January

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

You are an eligible applicant for Master’s-level studies if

  • you have a nationally recognized first cycle degree – normally a Bachelor’s degree – from an accredited institution of higher education,
  • your degree corresponds to at least 180 ECTS (European credits) or to three years of full-time study,
  • your degree is in a relevant field for the Master’s degree programme that you’re applying to. Please check the programme page for detailed degree requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Turku

775 - 1128 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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