Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

Public Health - specializing in Global Health


About Global Health

The MSc will provide a theoretical base on health and health systems, and an emphasis on methodology and training in different research methods. There will be a special emphasis on innovation and technological support and services in global health.


The application deadline for for applicants from non-EU/non-EEA students is 1 December. The application deadline for students from EU/EEA countries is 1 March.  You submit your application electronically.

Career Prospects

The MSc in Public Health specializing in Global Health qualifies graduates for a wide range of careers, including positions in internatinal organizations, government agencies, non-governmental institutions, hospitals, and public and private enterprises focusing on healthcare delivery, medical devices and pharmaceuticals.

Programme Components

The MSc is a two-year, full-time programme starting in the autumn semester. There are two main components: a master's thesis worth 60 ECTS credits, and theoretical and methodological courses totalling a further 60 credits.

Student Guidance

Contact our student advisor if you have any questions about the MSc programme. Email: / Telephone: +47 72 82 07 00

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Degree: Master of Science in Public Health
Programme code: MSPUHE
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS credits
Restricted admission: Yes (20 places)
Language of instruction: English

Faculty: Medicine and Health Sciences
Department: Public Health and Nursing

Location: Trondheim (Campus Øya)

The validity of the information: 2017/2018

Illustration: global health