The main objectives of the International Doctoral Programme in Epidemiology programme from Tampere University are to increase knowledge and understanding of major public health problems, particularly in low and middle income countries, and to build sustainable public health capacity by training epidemiologists and public health personnel for leadership positions in research, administration, programme planning and policy development, in collaboration with global partners.
After completing the doctoral programme, students
- can conduct scientific research independently
- have profound understanding of their field of study and know the current debates and discussions in this field
- evaluate, develop and continuously renew their competence and their field of study
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The doctoral degree can be completed in one of the following fields of study:
- Global Health and Development
- Health Economics
- Health Care Management
- Health Services Research
- Health Sociology
- Occupational Health
- Public Health
- Social Psychiatry
- Social and Health Policy
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
The International Doctoral Programme in Epidemiology and Public Health accepts new applications every other year. The next application period is in late 2022.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
An eligible person must have one of the following:
- an applicable higher university degree
- an applicable higher university of applied sciences degree or
- an applicable education completed abroad which in the awarding country gives eligibility for corresponding higher education.
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InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Tampere
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.