Health Science (Master Degree)


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The award
Master Degree

How long you will study
2 Years

Domestic course fees
SEK 42500 per semester

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
SEK 42500 per semester

All study options

About Health Science at Linnaeus University

On the programme, you will become familiar with several different scientific perspectives on health. This will give you broad and in-depth expertise in the field, as well as good conditions to be able to understand and improve the health situation of both humans and non-humans.

Health in relation to climate and climate changes is something that we take seriously. Throughout the programme, you will develop your knowledge within this field to be able to meet the health challenges of the future.

Do you have a strong interest in a particular field? On the programme, you will have the opportunity to design your own specialisation within the field of health science through, among other things, eligible courses, individual specialisation themes, and field studies.

The programme is international and you will meet students and teachers form different parts of the world, as well as a diverse selection of literature and authors. We work continuously to establish collaborations with universities in other countries to give you the opportunity to gain international experience. In our efforts to be climate-smart, we want to increase our online collaboration and our collaboration with universities that can be reached by train.

We attach great importance to involving organisations and institutions outside the university in the pogramme and during your studies you will get opportunity to meet and collaborate with these. We work actively to make use of current and earlier students' experiences and contacts.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMaster DegreeHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course startsAugustDomestic course feesSEK 42500 per semesterInternational course feesSEK 42500 per semester

Entry requirements

General entry requirements for second-cycle studies and specific entry requirements: English B/6 or the equivalent.

What students think about Linnaeus University

    I acquired the skill of critical thinking

    At Linnaeus University I acquired the skill of critical thinking as an important tool to understand processes better and reflect why and how business and society progress in the way they do.

    - Miranda Kajtazi, Kosovo
    Assistant Professor, Economics and Management, Lund University
    Former student in a number of master courses in informatics, computer science and media technology at Linnaeus University

    I learned more about local entrepreneurship

    I learned a lot from the local entrepreneurial spirit in Småland, which I’m convinced will prove valuable in my future career.

    - Alina Veksler, Russia
    PhD student in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Luleå University of Technology
    Former student in Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Social Change, Master Programme at Linnaeus University

    I wrote my Master thesis in collaboration with Volvo

    I got the chance to write my thesis in collaboration with Volvo which gave me a deeper understanding for supply chains. 

    - Rina Dalimunthe, Indonesia
    Hacktiv8 Teknologi Indonesia, Start up
    Former student in Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management, Master Programme at Linnaeus University

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