24 months
12000 EUR/year
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Master's Degree Programme in Public Health (MPH) at University of Eastern Finland is offered at the Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, in collaboration with the Department of Nursing Science. We educate experts for public health related fields and sectors in regional and global contexts. 


Why to study

It is primarily contact teaching with elements of online learning. We incorporate modern teaching methodologies as prioritized by the UEF aims, which we are very proud of.

Master in Public Health programme from University of Eastern Finland provides a strong foundation for understanding public health and related research, and, depending on the track choice, the issues of global health, public health nutrition, epidemiology, or health promotion in nursing science. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Globe Culture and Public Health
  • Epidemiology 
  • Public Health Nutrition 
  • Health Promotion in Nursing Science 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are required to submit the following educational documents for the degree that you use as a basis for eligibility:
  • The scanned copy of the original degree certificate (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the degree certificate
  • The scanned copy of the original transcript of records (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the transcript of records.
  • If the degree you use as a basis for eligibility to Master’s degree studies consists of studies completed at multiple institutions, for example a Higher National Diploma (HND) and a one-year Bachelor’s degree, you must submit educational documents that cover all your studies.

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

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

Living costs for Kuopio

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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