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Public Health Nutrition (MPHN)

University of Eastern Finland

24 months
Duration
12000 EUR/year
Free
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About

Public Health Nutrition (MPHN) is a track on the Master 's Degree Programme in Public Health at University of Eastern Finland. Public Health Nutrition is closely related to public health and clinical nutrition, which are among the major subjects taught at the university. 

Overview

Why to study

Public Health Nutrition (MPHN) offered by University of Eastern Finland focuses on the promotion of good health and the maintenance of well-being through nutrition among the whole population. The prevention of dietary-related illnesses is also emphasised.

You will learn in the courses eg. about how nutrition promotes well-being in different life stages, how nutrition affects the risk of chronic diseases, how to plan public health nutrition interventions and how food and nutrition policies affect food environment and consumption.

The aim of the Public Health Nutrition (MPHN) track offered by University of Eastern Finland is to give expertise to work on public health nutrition related research, development and projects. Feasible employers include administrative bodies, organizations, industry, schools and research institutions.

The public health nutrition track consist of course work of 20 ECTS and a related Master's thesis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition in Life Cycle
  • Public Health Nutrition
  • Food and Nutrition Policy
  • Food and Culture 
  • Nutritional Epidemiology 
  • European Food and Nutrition 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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 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

    Free
    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.

Funding

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