Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management

PhD in Health Sciences

PhD in Health Sciences

About the programme

As an inter-faculty Programme, the PhD Programme in Health Science covers a wide range of areas of study. Common to these areas of study is the focus on human health issues, on a social, human-interactive and individual basis. 


Applications for admission to the PhD Programme are to be completed in cooperation with the intended supervisor. Applicants are therefore requested to contact the Department of Social Work and Health Science.

Study plan for the PhD programme in Health Science

The study plan consists of one part that is specific for the PhD-programme in Health Science, and one common part shared by all PhD programmes at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management.



The Faculty is to appoint the supervisor(s). When more than one supervisor is appointed, one of them is to have the main disciplinary responsibility for the candidate's work. 

Contact information

Phone: (+47) 73 59 19 30
Email: ish@svt.ntnu.no