Below is an overview of two-year global health related master programmes across University of Copenhagen.
The MSc in Global Health is a research-based, cross-disciplinary MSc programme. As a graduate from the programme you will be able to analyse the many interrelated determinants impacting human health and disease ranging on a scale from individual to society, with a focus on the global perspective.
The programme offers several exchange opportunities for studying at partner universities abroad and in the second semester students will go on a five weeks study stay in either Poland or Tanzania.
The Master’s degree in Advanced Migration Studies is an ambitious, interdisciplinary two-year degree programme offered in English that provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the opportunities and challenges presented by international migration.
The two year MA programme in African Studies is an interdisciplinary programme that builds on the academic expertise acquired on your Bachelor programme. The programme will teach you to work with other people in situations which require a variety of academic competences and it will provide you with the professional skills needed for a range of jobs related to Africa.
The MSc programme in Anthropology will provide you with a theoretical education with thematic and regional specialisation, as well as experience in research methodology. Examples of specialisations are health, environment, migration, development and political anthropology.
Climate Change is a 2-year interdisciplinary MSc programme, combining natural and social science approaches to the study of climate change, its causes and effects, how we can deal with it and adapt to it.
There are thousands of chemicals affecting the environment in our modern society, and their use is increasing rapidly. As a graduate from the MSc programme in Environmental Chemistry and Health, you will have insight into the potential toxicity of these chemicals for humans and the environment.
The MSc in Global Development is a two-year degree programme taught in English. The first year comprises six compulsory courses followed by a field course in a low or middle-income country. During the second year students are free to compose their study programme as they wish, ending with a master’s thesis.
Obesity and lifestyle related diseases pose rising global problems both in the developed and the developing world. The MSc in Human Nutrition will give you a thorough knowledge of, among other things, the role of food in our health, and its social and cultural significance.
As an MSc student in Business Administration and Innovation in Health Care, you will tackle these challenges head on. You will learn how to design and implement health care innovations to benefit patients, health care providers, public health administration and society in general.
The programme brings together essential courses that equip you to make well-informed decisions in respect to the aquatic environment, land use and ecology. Furthermore, the programme gives you a unique insight into the language, culture and society of China.
With the increasing quantities of medicines used globally there is a great need for experts who are skilled in providing the most effective, safest and cheapest drugs to societies and users. The MSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences provides you with these skills.
The MSc in Public Health Science will give you advanced methodological skills and in-depth knowledge of optional aspects of public health science. This includes aspects such as migration and refugee health, health care systems, hiv/aids and gender, prevention and demography.
How should we define risks, manage security and contribute to the creation of a resilient society? In this programme you will learn how to navigate the complex and global environment that today's companies and public organisations operate in.
The two-year MSc programme in Sustainable Tropical Forestry gives you the best instruction in the field of tropical forestry in Europe. You work with the growing challenges in contemporary tropical forestry in a global context, and you acquire valuable real-life experience by doing field work in a tropical country.
During this programme you work with the enormous challenges of balancing the use of natural resources, and society’s demand and need for forests. You become an expert in managing the use of natural resources in profitable and sustainable ways and in managing major forest and nature preservation projects.
Environment and Development is an internationally oriented MSc programme where your primary focus is the sustainable development of forests, agriculture and foods in developing countries. The programme will teach you how to merge social and natural sciences. It practices field-based and research-based learning, giving you a holistic and realistic understanding of critical aspects of agricultural development – from soil fertility management to rural livelihood strategies.