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Humboldt University Berlin

Berlin

Epidemiologie

Subjects: Epidemiologie,Public Health,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
English
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
290 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
2,800 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.01.

Course description

The MSc Epidemiology program includes five core methods modules, three advanced elective modules, a research project, and a master's thesis. The core methods modules aim to equip students with a solid foundation in both theoretical and practical epidemiologic research methods. Each core module is worth 5 credits, totaling 25 credits. Full-time and part-time students are expected to complete these modules during the first and second semesters. The advanced elective modules allow students to explore their individual interests through 15 credits of coursework. These electives are categorized under "applied methods," "disease monitoring," and "applied epidemiology." The goal of these electives is to provide specialized methodological skills tailored to various fields of application.

Program Information

Study Location Berlin
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Part-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester 2,800 EUR
Cost per Semester 290 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.01.

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The official language of instruction of the Master of Science in Epidemiology is English. Therefore, we require applicants to provide documentation of their advanced proficiency in English (at least B2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)), which is needed to successfully complete the coursework and research activities. Please find further details here.

Qualification Requirements

1. University Degree: In order to ensure a high level of scientific quality in the continuing Master's programs, we require the completion of a university degree and at least one year of qualified, professional work experience. The university degree must encompass a minimum of 240 ECTS or equivalent (four years of regular course work). Since the different academic backgrounds of our students and their respective work experience greatly shape the quality of the discussions in our seminars, we look forward to applications from the social sciences, humanities, natural sciences and medicine. 2. Professional Experience: The program is aimed at students with professional experience (mid-career professionals). At least one year of qualified work experience is required for admission. 3. Knowledge of English: The official language of instruction of the Master of Science in Epidemiology is English. Therefore, we require applicants to provide documentation of their advanced proficiency in English (at least B2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)), which is needed to successfully complete the coursework and research activities. Please find further details here. 4. Mathematical knowledge: The program offers advanced students an interdisciplinary modern educational environment to focus their methodological knowledge in the fields of epidemiology, biostatistics, medical informatics and health data science, expanding their competencies in research. Students are encouraged to have a basic mathematical aptitude and good knowledge of statistics. Students should be willing and interested in learning and using statistical software to analyse health data.

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