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Top Master Degrees in Health in Finland 2017

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A master’s program is a specialized degree that is typically obtained by individuals who want to focus their learning in a specific area. Earning a Master of Science, MA, or MBA is a smart choice for students as it may provide a competitive edge in an aggressive job market.

Higher level scholars in Finland easily access higher education courses at practically oriented polytechnics or universities. The Finnish culture is easy to learn since the government has set a ministry which is responsible for enhancing cultural, youth policies, sports and international cooperation.

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Master's Degree in Welfare Technology

Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 18 - 30 months Finland Pori Rauma Huittinen Kankaanpää Finland Online + 3 more

Master’s Degree in Welfare Technology provides you with specific skills in concepts, methods and knowledge of the field. As a result, you can work in tasks where you can apply these skills in professional problem situations, research and innovation tasks and in management. [+]

Top in Finland Masters 2017. Master's Degree in Welfare Technology Are you looking to enhance your career prospects in Welfare Technology? If you are a professional in engineering, business, hospitality management, healthcare or social services with 3 years of post-graduate working experience. Master's Degree Master of Health Care (90 ECTS) Master of Engineering (60 ECTS) Master Care & Technology (90 ECTS) – international master degree programme in a European university consortium (joint degree option) Important Dates Application period: 15 March – 5 April 2017 Entrance examination: 29 May 2017 Studies begin: 1st September 2017 Planned duration: 1,5–2,5 years Apply at studyinfo.fi You have to fill in the application form at Studyinfo during the application period: Master of Engineering, Welfare Technology, Pori Master of Health Care, Welfare Technology, Pori Deepen your expertise Master’s Degree in Welfare Technology provides you with specific skills in concepts, methods and knowledge of the field. As a result, you can work in tasks where you can apply these skills in professional problem situations, research and innovation tasks and in management. In addition, you are able to assess and develop your personal skills, work practice and knowledge of the field. You also develop skills in international interaction and communication. The degree programme involves multidisciplinary and international cooperation, where expertise from different fields is combined to produce new, innovative solutions and operational models in the field of welfare technology. The master’s degree title in social services and health care depends on the previous degree. We Offer You Innovative... [-]

Master’s Degree Programme in Public and Global Health (Master of Health Sciences)

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Our programme offers a unique opportunity to study the intertwined disciplines of public and global health. [+]

The next application period for the Master's Degree Programme in Public and Global Health will be in December 2018 - January 2019 for programmes starting in 2019. Degree: Master of Health Sciences Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2019 (to be confirmed) Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 € / year Read more about Scholarships The effects of global phenomena are transforming the way we work for health both at national and international levels. Our programme offers a unique opportunity to study the intertwined disciplines of public and global health. A student will be equipped with the necessary expertise, skills and tools to work in the complex setting of contemporary and emerging health challenges. All courses are firmly grounded in international research and have a strong focus on transferring this knowledge into practice. Why Public and Global Health? ​​ Unique characteristics of the PGH programme: An integrated programme in public and global health Offers interdisciplinary studies in health sciences, social sciences, and technology All the core disciplines of public health - epidemiology, health promotion, health systems, and health economics are studied as well as a wide range of elective courses of the students’ choice In this programme you can: Grow your expertise in global dynamics such as: inequalities, climate change, migration, ageing, conflicts Study in an international setting: develop a global network of contacts work in multicultural and multidisciplinary teams Learn to apply your knowledge and skills in practice: work placement for 1-3 months as part... [-]

Master in Ecology and Population Genetics

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Finland Oulu

ECOGEN Master’s degree programme prepares the students for future leadership positions in conservation biology and environmental ecology. It provides the students with appropriate knowledge in ecology and population genetics of endangered species and ecosystems. This competence is needed in the environmental administration and research in the fields of e.g. conservation biology and restoration ecology. The degree enables to further Ph.D. studies in ecology and genetics. [+]

Top in Finland Masters 2017. Master in Ecology and Population Genetics – With emphasis in Biodiversity and Conservation Biology issues ECOGEN Master’s degree programme prepares the students for future leadership positions in conservation biology and environmental ecology. It provides the students with appropriate knowledge in ecology and population genetics of endangered species and ecosystems. This competence is needed in the environmental administration and research in the fields of e.g. conservation biology and restoration ecology. The degree enables to further Ph.D. studies in ecology and genetics. The combination of studies in plant ecology and population biology (research of which is at Oulu by far the strongest in Finland), plant population genetics (part of the former Population Genetics Research of Excellence unit) and molecular ecology offers a unique opportunity for students to obtain strong tools for conservation biology and biodiversity issues. Programme Outline The programme consists of 120 ECTS, of which a minimum of 80 ECTS belongs to the main subject (animal ecology, plant ecology, genetics). Optional studies may follow either of two lines, focusing on ecology or genetics. The programme includes a trainee period either in environmental administration or research institutes in co-operation with a network of European environmental administration and research institutes. Studies take 2 years. Students will be awarded a Master of Science degree in plant or animal ecology or genetics with a possibility to continue for Ph.D. studies. Bachelor of Science degree in biology is required (or related subjects if the students have completed studies corresponding the following... [-]

Master of Health Care in Health Business Management

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Finland Helsinki

Master's Programme in Health Business Management is a joint programme customized for social and health care professionals as well as for business and engineering professionals who want to expand their expertise through improved management skills in this very key sector. Eligibility requirements include an appropriate Bachelor's degree and work experience. [+]

Master's Programme in Health Business Management is a joint programme customized for social and health care professionals as well as for business and engineering professionals who want to expand their expertise through improved management skills in this very key sector. Eligibility requirements include an appropriate Bachelor's degree and work experience. What is Health Business Management? Business managerial competences will be required in social and health care organizations nationally and internationally in the future. Ageing of population in many societies will challenge health care systems and processes to produce health care services in more efficient ways. Digitalization of customer relationship management and services is a major change and driver for new services and processes. Health business is a major global business opportunity driving future growth and national prosperity. The emphasize of the programme is in customer and in service business orientation and it has a multidisciplinary approach into business management. The programme provides a wide perspective to service business, competencies for team and project leadership and advancement in management skills. All studies are linked to health or social care organizations. The HBM Master’s students will be offered an environment to practice and enhance their international and communication skills in a very multicultural group of peers, staff and faculty. Lectures, seminars, workshops as well as learning materials and outputs are all in English. Programme content The Master's Degree Programme in Health Business Management consists of advanced professional studies (30 ECTS), alternative advanced professional studies (20 ECTS from a set of choices), elective... [-]

Master of Health Care - Health Promotion

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences
Online & Campus Combined 5 semesters August 2017 Finland Kotka Kouvola Mikkeli + 1 more

Higher University of Applied Sciences Degree in Health Promotion The scope of the degree programme is 90 cr, of which 60 cr is professional studies and 30 cr for the Master's thesis. The studies last [+]

Master of Health Care - Health Promotion

 

Higher University of Applied Sciences Degree in Health Promotion The scope of the degree programme is 90 cr, of which 60 cr is professional studies and 30 cr for the Master's thesis. The studies last approximately 2.5 years.

 

The language of instruction is English. Contact teaching 2-3 days per month in Kotka, Finland. The studies will begin in autumn 2013, 20 student places. (No intake in 2012)

 

 

Evidence-based development of your professional practice

 

The programme focuses on the evaluation of health situation and risk factors on the level of population, community and individual, on the utilization of epidemiologic data, and on methodological issues related to health promotion.... [-]


Master's Programme - Infection Biology

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Finland Helsinki

In-depth knowledge of infection biology is needed in work to improve health. This Master's Programme - Infection Biology, in collaboration with Uppsala University, focuses on the biological and chemical processes ... [+]

Master's Programme - Infection Biology

 

In-depth knowledge of infection biology is needed in work to improve health. There is a growing demand for expertise in this field, particularly in the developing world, where microbial infections are more prevalent, often with devastating consequences.

 

This programme, in collaboration with Uppsala University, focuses on the biological and chemical processes behind the aetiology, epidemiology and evolution of microbial infections, as well as ways of predicting, preventing, tracking and treating infectious diseases. 

 

 

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First year studies concern the world of microbes and aim to give advanced knowledge of the biological and chemical processes regulating host - pathogen interactions. This knowledge will constitute the basis for more applied topics such as the biology of infectious diseases, how to control infections by antimicrobial therapies and natural immunity and how to understand microbial evolution.... [-]