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Epidemiology and Biostatistics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
University rank #301 (WUR) ,
The Cyprus International Institute for Environmental and Public Health (CII or the Institute) was founded in 2004 on the basis of a trilateral agreement between the Cyprus Government, the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT) and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and since 2009, it operates within the CUT system. 


The Institute now runs autonomously by building on the know-how and experience gained from the >10-year agreement with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, which has recently come to an end.

Since its inception in 2004, the Institute was the first research institute in Cyprus that dealt exclusively with public and environmental health issues. The Institute now demonstrates its >10-year presence in educational and research activities in Cyprus and in the broader Eastern Mediterranean region, such as in Kuwait and Greece by establishing successful postgraduate and doctoral programs, population health studies, and extensive scientific collaboration with the Harvard School of Public Health and other leading public health institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environment & Public Health
  • Biostatistics
  • Biological Basis for Pub Health
  • Epidemiology
  • SAS for Public Health
  • Environmental Epidemiology
  • Adv Topics in Biostatistics
  • Epi of Chronic Diseases
  • Risk Assessment
  • Regression Analysis
  • Design of Epi Studies
  • Epi of Infectious Diseases

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 16 months
  • Credits
    100 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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General Requirements

  • BA degree or equivalent in the field.
The application form is self-explanatory and asks for:
  • information about educational background
  • information about work experience
  • a statement of interest
  • the names, positions and contact information of three individuals who can provide letters of reference
  • evidence of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 16 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 16 months.
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Living costs for Limassol

  • 622 - 1040 EUR/month
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