Global Health degree offered by the University of Bergen has a particular focus on health problems in low and middle income countries (LMIC) and aims to build capacity through research and post graduate training in partnership with academic institutions in collaborating countries. It promotes interdisciplinary collaboration and involves disciplines both within and beyond the health sciences in the training programmes.
The main objective of the programme is to raise awareness of current global/international health concerns and to equip students with research skills and tools to address poverty related health problems in a fair and equitable manner. Students are being qualified to identify and critically analyse key factors shaping the health and well-being of populations in low and middle-income countries and to formulate effective and appropriate responses to complex health related issues.
- Statistical Methods in Health Science
- Major Global Health Problems and Middle Income Countries
- Health Systems
- Basic Course in Research Tools and Theory
- Research Proposal Development
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesPublic Health Human Medicine Health Sciences View 6 other Masters in Health Sciences in Norway
- A Bachelor's degree level is required for admission.
- You also need to document an average grade of minimum C. Equivalent to Norwegian grade C
International12863 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12863 USD per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 24 months.
The semester fee is NOK 590. NON EU students: NOK 128 887 (USD 12 863) per year.
Living costs for Bergen
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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