Biomedical Sciences is the perfect programme if you have an interest in the causes, treatment and prevention of diseases. This highly practical programme will train you to unravel the molecular mechanisms in health and disease and will teach you how these insights can benefit patients.
The master’s programme in Epidemiology focuses on the occurrence, distribution and determinants of health and disease, and on the methods that can be used to study these phenomena. You’ll develop the theoretical knowledge, practical and analytical skills, and experience you’ll need to become a certified epidemiologist.
The master’s programme in Global Health focuses on the complexities of global health and its relation to technological innovation and social, political and economic change. You'll gain the theoretical foundation, and the methodological tools needed to function effectively in this challenging interdisciplinary field.
This programme is the perfect choice for anyone with an interest in European public health policies. You’ll be familiarised with the analytical tools, innovative research methods and change management instruments needed for policymaking and development at all levels of government.
Are you interested in motivating individuals to maintain their health and wellbeing? Then the master's in Health Education and Promotion may be what you are looking for. You’ll learn how to develop and evaluate health education and promotion initiatives and you’ll develop communication strategies to disseminate these programmes to various audiences.
In the Health Food Innovation programme, you will learn how to develop and market new food products while taking both health and profitability into account.
This two-year, part-time programme is largely based on distance learning. The focus is on exploring the interrelationship between educational theory, research and educational practice. This programme will help you become one of the educational leaders of the future.
As a Healthcare Policy, Innovation and Management student, you will learn how to critically analyse health systems and situations, and you’ll learn how to initiate, develop and manage healthcare innovations.
Do you have a keen interest in issues surrounding physical activity, ageing, health and sports? Do you want to know how exercise influences health and disease? Then Human Movement Sciences could be just the programme for you.
In the master’s programme in Medicine, you’ll receive an extensive introduction to the practice of healthcare. As a intern, you’ll work in hospitals and clinics and will perform preparatory scientific research. After the master’s you will be a medical doctor (MD) and you'll be ble to specialise in, for example, in surgery or paediatrics. You can also pursue a career in scientific research.
The master’s in Mental Health combines theory of psychiatric disorders with a large amount of practical training. You can do a clinical internship at a mental healthcare institute or take supplementary master classes. After you’ve obtained your degree, you can continue on to a post-doctoral training programme and become a mental health psychologist or a psychotherapist. But you’ll also get all the training you need to become a PhD candidate. Other career paths include positions as a therapist, diagnostician, consultant or advisor in (special) education or working with the mentally disabled.
In the research master’s Physician-Clinical Investigator, you conduct patient-oriented research. You’ll also learn how to apply research in practice. You work as an intern in hospitals and you work as a student-researcher in research laboratories. Upon graduation, you’ll be a clinical researcher and a non-specialised starting physician. You’ll have the qualifications you need to specialise and find work at an (academic) hospital. But you could also pursue a career in research, as a PhD for example.
This programme information is only offered in Dutch.
This 2-year research master’s trains you to design, conduct and evaluate top-quality interdisciplinary research in the health sciences. You’ll study a broad range of subjects related to the prevention and diagnosis of disease and patient care to restoring and maintaining good health. You’ll graduate as one of the next generation of health researchers and will be an excellent candidate for a PhD or a professional research position.
In the Work, Health and Career programme, you’ll study what you can do to combat health complaints and promote wellbeing in the workplace. You’ll learn to develop cutting-edge interventions and strategies to ensure that people stay healthy throughout their career.