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Management, Policy Analysis and Entrepreneurship in Health and Life Sciences - International Public Health

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

24 months
Duration
15500 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
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About

Management, Policy Analysis and Entrepreneurship in Health and Life Sciences - International Public Health is offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Overview

In this specialisation you’ll acquire wide-ranging insights into current and future challenges in the field of international public health – their main causes as well as  applied and potential interventions.

You’ll learn about relevant concepts across different disciplines, such as epidemiology, policy science, anthropology, management studies, biomedical sciences and health sciences.

When you’ve graduated, you’ll be able to conduct scientific research in the field of international public health, address challenges and critically assess the results of research. You will acquire knowledge of current theories and the key research questions in this field as well as gain insights into their scientific and social relevance. Management, Policy Analysis and Entrepreneurship in Health and Life Sciences - International Public Health is offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Future:

Having completed the Master's programme in Management Policy Analysis and Entrepreneurship in the Health and Life Sciences, your career prospects are promising.

When you’ve completed the MPA programme, you have developed the following core competencies:

  • Analysing complex societal issues related to the health and life sciences.
  • Formulating and implementing strategies to deal with complex societal problems using interdisciplinary research.
  • Effectively cooperating and communicating with researchers from scientific disciplines outside the health and life sciences and with societal actors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods for Analysing Complex Problems
  • Analysis of Governmental Policy
  • Communication, Organisation and Management
  • Scientific Writing in English
  • Disability and Development
  • Health, Globalisation and Human Rights
  • Ethics in Life Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The next VU Online Master's Event will take place on Saturday 5 March.

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In order to gain admission to the Management, Policy Analysis and Entrepreneurship in Health and Life Sciences Master’s programme, you will need to have at least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited research university including at least three full years of academic study amounting to a minimum of 180 ECTS or equivalent. 
  • We do not require a GRE or GMAT test score. A Bachelor degree obtained at an applied university or higher vocational education (HBO in Dutch) in most cases does not grant direct access to the programme (only exceptionally high ranking students stand a chance of admission).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 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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