PhD Courses


NRSGH works to make the global health PhD courses at all partner universities available to all PhD candidates in Norway. The course portfolio includes ECTS accredited courses in a wide range of topics, based on the partners' expertise.  Courses are adapted to facilitate student exchange  (e.g., through intensive or module based teaching), and NRSGH offers travel- and accommodation grants to external participants. 


Currently available PhD courses at the Universities: 

UiBUniversity of Bergen 

UiOUniversity of Oslo 
Can recommend: MF9295 - Global health and HES9280 - Introduction to medical anthropology

NTNUNorwegian University of Science and Technology 

UiTThe Artic University of Norway 


PhD-courses developed for the Research School members:

NRS8004 Scientific writing course (arranged by NTNU, New Autumn 2018) registration is open!
NRS8002 Systematic Review and meta-analysis (arranged by Knowledge Centre at NPHI in Oslo Autumn 2018) registration is open!
NRS8003 Innovation in Global Health 

Advanced Course in Qualitative Research in Global Public Health - From Conceptualization to Write-up. Arranged in University of Copenhagen in collaboration with University of Bergen, Spring 2018.


How to register for the PhD courses

You have to apply to the institution that offering the course to be accepted as an external participant. Please visit the PhD course webpage at the offering institution or contact the PhD course coordinator to receive detailed instructions. Keep in mind the deadlines for registration of external students. Note that it is your home institution which is responsible for the formal approval of the course into the educational component of your PhD degree.