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Master's in Health Sciences (Public/International health)

University of Tampere
Length: 2 years
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Master's degree
Location: Tampere
Language: English
Start date: Autumn

Program Description

master in health sciencesJoin the Public & International Health Field

The Master's in Health Sciences from University of Tampere in Finland approaches health issues from a public and global perspective.

The degree in international health and public health is taught by experts who have experience working in the health care systems both nationally and internationally.

Students of the health science degree have to options. Students can take a specialization in Public Health which allows students to work in national health care at a research and developer level. Or, students can specialize in International Health which has a focus on multicultural issues and the effects of globalization on health care.

Please check with the Master's in Health Sciences programme to see which options are available for the upcoming school year.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements to the Master's in Health Sciences (MHS) at University of Tampere:

  • English language requirements: Proof through an internationally recognised English language test (unless native speaker or undergraduate degree was in English)
  • A Bachelor in: public health, or medical sciences, or health sciences, or applied sciences from an accredited university
  • Submitting documents: A certified copy of the undergraduate degree (translated to English or Finnish), a copy of the passport, transcript of records, and more

For more detailed information about which information is required by University of Tampere, fill out an Information Request form.

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

Degree & diploma

A Master's in Health Sciences from the University of Tampere.

Tuition & fees

There are no tuition fees for national or international students attending University of Tampere. Books for certain courses are an additional cost.

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University of Tampere

Welcome to the University of Tampere!

The University of Tampere is a culturally committed institute that provides students from all over the world with higher education on society & health. With a social mission to educate visionaries who understands the world and can change it, the...

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Tampere, Finland

Tampere is Finland’s third largest city, and situated on the banks of the Tammerkoski rapids. Due to its location, Tampere became an industrial pioneer in Finland when the nation’s first paper mill was established in 1783. Today, Tampere is a center of leading-edge technology, and one of Finland’s three most rapidly developing regions. With over 213,000 habitants, Tampere is a center for research,...

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University of Tampere

Kalevantie 4
FI-33014 Tampere

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