Undergraduate education at PHS

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The Department of Public Health Science provides education at the undergraduate and advanced levels in public health sciences. Both study programmes as well as courses. 

Master's programmes

Master's Programme in Public Health Sciences, 120 credits (2 years)

Programme director: Jette Möller

Master's Programme in Global Health, 60 credits (1 year)

Programme director: Asli Kulane

Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Public health in Disasters, 60 credits (1 year) 

The master course is organized together with the Universidad de Oviedo in Spain and the Université catholique de Louvain. 

Programme Director: Asli Kulane

Elective courses for current students at KI

The elective courses at PHS are open for current undergraduate students at KI.

  • Global Health, 7.5 credits
  • Sustainable Development in Health Care, 7.5 credits
  • Human Rights and International Organisations in a Global Perspective, 7.5 credits (only open for students attending the Study Programme in Medicine)
  • Medicine in Disaster Situations, 3 credits  (only open for students attending the Study Programme in Medicine)

For more information about which programmes an elective course is open for, see the course web page in PingPong. Find the webpage in the list of all current elective courses at KI and links to their course website.

Freestanding courses

Public Health Response in Disasters, 20 credits

Contact for questions regarding the course: Anneli Eriksson

HIV - an individual focus from a global perspective, 7.5 Credits (course taught in Swedish)

Contact for questions regarding the course: Veronika Tirado

Contact us

Undergraduate educational administration

E-mail: gu-adm@phs.ki.se
Address: Department of Public Health Sciences
Karolinska Institutet
SE-171 77 Stockholm
Visiting address: 3rd Floor, the Widerström building
Tomtebodavägen 18A, Solna

Visiting hours for students: 
Mondays and Wednesdays12.00-13.30
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 8.30-9:00

Questions regarding how you apply to courses and programmes at KI? Please see application and admission to KI.