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Health Sciences

University of Twente (UT)

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
12250 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Health Sciences programme offered by University of Twente (UT) educates health scientists who are able to design solutions to the challenges presented by modern healthcare. You will learn how to convert the results of fundamental and applied clinical research into modern customized healthcare solutions.

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Do you want to know all about new health technologies, such as using smartphone monitoring data to improve medical diagnostics, or developing computer simulation models that can help to minimize waiting times? Are you curious about the impact of such new technologies and how they can best be deployed? Would you like to be able to predict trends in healthcare, or to optimize care processes for the patient? If so, the Health Sciences programme offered by University of Twente (UT)  may be the perfect choice for you.


Upon graduation you can decide to pursue a professional career in the healthcare sector right away. With a Master of Science degree in Health Sciences, you will be ideally suited to tackle challenges at the highest level in all areas of healthcare, for instance:

  • in hospitals
  • within insurance companies
  • in home care
  • within consultancy agencies
  • within the government
  • in the medical industry

You can be a manager, implement new care concepts as a project leader, or facilitate collaboration between healthcare organizations as a policy maker or consultant. On average, the University of Twente’s Health Sciences Master’s graduates manage to find work within just a little over two months.


The programme holds NVAO accreditation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Economic Modelling
  • Stakeholder Preference Elicitation and Decision Support
  • Data Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Required knowledge

  • Academic degree, Bachelor of Science very much related to Health Sciences with a minimum of 3 year Bachelor study programme, or a Master Degree in a related study, or PhD of a well-known University
  • Knowledge of the following topics: Research Methodology, Statistics and Health Economics

Required information to prove the fulfilment of the requirement

  • Copy of diploma
  • Transcript of records
  • CGPA of at least 80% of the maximum score, or your country's equivalent    
  • English summary of thesis (BSc or MSc on a Health Care related subject)

Language skills

  • Sufficient mastery of the English language

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2168 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.


The University of Twente offers excellent students the possibility to enrol in UT master’s programmes with a scholarship. These scholarships vary from government grants to funding by organizations or private persons. In addition, faculties and the University of Twente Scholarship Foundation (UTS) offer a limited number of scholarships to excellent students.

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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