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Start Date 15-08-2024
Apply Before 01-07-2024
Duration 2 years
Location Lithuania
Format Full Time
Course Fee € 4920

Key Information
Key Information

  • Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU), Kaunas, Lithuania
  • MSc in Health Sciences- Applied Public Health
  • On Campus, Full time
  • Duration: 2 years
  • 15 August
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Overview
Overview

The degree programme Applied Public Health aims to provide competencies for students wishing to pursue a career in public and private health sectors as well as in non-governmental organizations. The MPH degree is the most widely recognized professional credentials for leadership in public health. The programme is intended for graduates already holding a bachelor’s or master’s degree, who are seeking to broaden their understanding and knowledge in the field of public health.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • Work in public health care services in local, national and international public health centres and other institutions
  • Work in the inter-sectorial field within NGOs and public health projects, actions and initiatives
  • Play leadership and managerial roles in the health care system
  • Continue your education by entering PhD programmes
  • Pursue a professional career in research and teaching in the fields of communicable and non-communicable disease epidemiology, health care service research, preventive medicine and other areas

Program Structure
Program Structure

What you will learn each year: Year 1
  • Introduction to Public Health and Health Care System,
  • Environmental Health, Health Ethics and Law,
  • Health Informatics and Research,
  • Applied Epidemiology
Year 2
  • Health Policy and Strategy,
  • Health Economics,
  • Management of Changes,
  • Health Psychology and Human Relations,
  • Methods of Data Analysis,
  • Preparation and Defence of Master’s Thesis

Acceptance Conditions
Acceptance Conditions

  1. Bachelor’s Degree Diploma (university’s level) approved by the governmental authorities (see below “Legalization of Education Documents”) in English or an authorized translation into English. More detailed description of the required educational documents is provided online: https://apply.lsmuni.lt/;
  2. Transcript of Academic Records provided directly from the former university (if it was issued in any other language than English, an authorized translation into English must be provided);
  3. Certificate proving the knowledge of English language: TOEFL – minimum 65 points (iBT); IELTS – above 5.5 points; the certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language at minimum B2 level (CEFR) or similar.
  4. Motivation letter;
  5. Passport or ID;
  6. One passport-type photograph (3×4 cm);
  7. Application fee 150 EUR (non – refundable).

Fees And Funding
Fees And Funding

Full time studies: € 4920 / Year

Contact Name: Ausra Surantiene

Number: 865908381

E-mail: Ausra.surantiene@lsmuni.lt