Prerequisites and selection
Qualification for admission to the course requires professional degree/Bachelor's degree of at least 180 credits in a health science, social science, science, economics, arts or engineering field of education and grade Passed/E in English B/English 6 In addition, the grade pass is needed on MPH211 Public health science: foundations and applications(15 hp), and MPH221 Epidemiology and biostatistics (15 hp) or equivalent. Admission to the course also includes students who have passed the approved courses in MGH101 Global Health Issues in an Interdisciplinary Context (15 credits) and the course MGH201 Governing health and illness in a global perspective (15 credits) or MGH202 Global health economics (15credits).
Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.
For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.