Study Public Health in Netherlands

Master's Degrees in
Public Health in Netherlands

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Studying Public Health

Public health is an interdisciplinary study in the field of life sciences and helps ensure national health, mainly by informing the population and promoting preventive treatments as well as giving advice for healthy living. Public health graduates can work in nursing, NGOs, research, pharmaceuticals, and more.

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Studying in Netherlands

The Netherlands (also known as Holland) was the first non-English-speaking country to offer degrees in English. Therefore, various programmes are taught in English and are very internationally oriented.

22 Public Health Master's degrees in Netherlands

M.Sc. Molecular Mechanisms of Disease

Do you want to contribute to the development of new therapies for metabolic, infectious and immunological diseases or cancer? The Research Master's in Molecular Mechanisms of Disease offers you a in-depth knowledge and research experience of disease-related molecular mechanisms. You will also be part of the unique research community in the Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences.

Faculty of Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Epidemiology

Utrecht's University Master of Science in Epidemiology is an excellent opportunity for you if you have a strong interest in applied medical or biomedical research, as well as human or veterinary medicine.

Graduate School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Epidemiology Postgraduate Online

Looking for a postgraduate programme that focuses on competencies that you need as an epidemiologist? The Epidemiology Postgraduate Online programme at Utrecht University is a globally oriented programme with a focus on research towards evidence-based medicine and evidence-based public health.

Graduate School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Epidemiology Postgraduate

In MSc Epidemiology Postgraduate and MSc Epidemiology Postgraduate Online offered by Utrecht University, you will examine the distribution and determinants of health and morbidity in specific populations.

Graduate School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Biology of Disease

Utrecht's University Master of Science in Biology of Disease is an interdisciplinary programme that positions you at the cutting edge of basic and clinical science, in particular in the cardiovascular research field. 

Graduate School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Oncology

The Master Oncology offered by the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam trains you to become a MSc in Oncology with in depth knowledge, attitudes and skills in the field of cancer research. This includes the development, execution, organization and evaluation of scientific research.

Faculty of Medicine
M.Sc. Global Health

Our programme offers you the opportunity to learn about and work on global health challenges, by crossing disciplinary boundaries and collaborating with social stakeholders. The Global Health programme is offered by the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

M.Sc. Social Policy and Public Health

This Social Policy and Public Health Master's programme will be the successor of the former Social Policy and Social Interventions at the Utrecht University. Do you ever wonder why mothers are more likely than fathers to work part-time and care for their children? Or why some countries oblige unemployment benefit recipients to follow strict activation requirements while others do not? 

Graduate School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Infection and Immunity

The Infection and Immunity programme is offered by Utrecht University. We need well-trained and creative minds to help us solve public health problems of the future. Do you see yourself tackling the increasing incidences of allergies and autoimmune disease, working on emerging infections such as Ebola and MRSA? 

Graduate School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Economics - Labour and Health

In the Economics - Labour and Health specialization from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, you learn about the trade-offs between efficiency and protection faced by policy makers when making decisions on the welfare state.

School of Business and Economics
M.Sc. Health Sciences

As part of the studies (Dutch: Gezondheidswetenschappen), you will learn to analyse the various complex factors that contribute to health. The Health Sciences programme is offered by the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Human Movement Sciences - Sports and Nutrition Specialisation

The Human Movement Sciences - Sports and Nutrition Specialisation programme offered by Maastricht University covers themes such as performance testing in athletes, dietary requirements based on type, intensity and volume of exercise, and efficacy of nutritional strategies to optimise sports performance.

Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Clinical and Psychosocial Epidemiology

Can mindfulness support people in dealing with chronic disease? What is the relationship between depressive symptoms and cardiovascular disease? How do people function at work having survived cancer? Clinical and Psychosocial Epidemiology from the University of Groningen is a selective two-year research master that focuses on these questions. 

Faculty of Science and Engineering
M.Sc. Advanced Safety Sciences

A set of 20 core courses will be made available. Course teachers will come from academia and industry throughout Europe, including Eastern Country States.

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M.Sc. Infection and Immunity

Get the latest and most in-depth knowledge of the workings of infectious disease and immuno-deficiencies. Translate between basic science and clinical medicine, and go on to a top research career.

Erasmus MC - Graduate School
M.Sc. Cognitive Neuroscience

In this specialisation you acquire a unique combination of in-depth knowledge on human brain function, perception and cognition, paralleled with an extensive and hands-on training for using the most advanced non-invasive brain imaging (including fMRI, fNIRS, EEG, MEG) and brain stimulation (TMS, tDCS) techniques. The obtained knowledge and skills provide an excellent background to flexibly apply these techniques in fundamental as well as applied and clinical research settings.

M.Sc. Work, Health and Career

You look not just at problems – burnout, health complaints, working with a chronic disease, reintegration after illness, non-participation, and extended working lives – but also at wellbeing engagement and productivity.