Master in Sports Physiology and Medicine

Örebro University

Program Description

Master in Sports Physiology and Medicine

Örebro University

Are you interested in further studies in the field of sports physiology and medicine? If so, this Master’s programme may be of interest to you. It offers you in-depth knowledge of exercise physiology, muscle physiology, physiological assessment methods and research methodology.

The program provides thorough knowledge on physiological aspects related to cardiovascular, metabolic, muscular and cellular adaptations to acute and long-term exercise. It provides theoretical and practical knowledge on current physiological, histological and biochemical methods used in the field of sports physiology and medicine. The program also provides transferable skills, including training in manuscript and research proposal writing and in oral scientific presentations.

Part of the program is carried out in cooperation with the Norwegian school of sports sciences (NIH) at Oslo. This international collaboration further reinforces the scientific quality of this master and offers the students the possibility to address a broad range of current research issues in the field of exercise physiology and sports medicine. All courses are taught in English.

Specific entry requirements

A first-cycle qualification comprising at least 180 credits, of which at least 90 credits are for specialized study in one of the main fields of study sports science, physiotherapy, medicine, or biomedical laboratory science. The applicant must also have qualifications corresponding to the course "English B" or course "English 6" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School.

Qualifications (degree awarded)

  • Degree of Master of Arts/Science [60 credits]
  • Degree of Master of Arts/Science [120 credits]

Career

The content of this master is a unique opportunity to prepare students for doctoral studies in the field of exercise physiology and sports medicine.

Additional information

The application period is open from October 16th, 2017 - January 15th, 2018.

Cost & Fees

First installment: 82744 SEK Total fee: 330975 SEK

If you have citizenship in a European Union (EY) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are NOT required to pay application or tuition fees.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 29, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
330,975 SEK
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Locations
Sweden - Örebro
Start date: Aug. 2018
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Aug. 2018
Sweden - Örebro
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Price
First instalment: 82744 SEK Total fee: 330975 SEK