YOUR PUBLIC HEALTH STUDIES - GLOBAL AND SUCCESSFUL.
Would you like to face global challenges and develop international strategies to improve the health of the population? Would you like to think your way around international health systems and are you able to adapt to the various changes in this system and act accordingly? Then your career in the global healthcare market is just waiting for you. The Master's degree in Public Health at IU International University of Applied Sciences provides you with a wide range of practice-oriented content and focuses particularly on an international perspective.
In the elective area, you can choose between work and health, digitalisation in medicine and care or health communication. You can also choose modules such as Gender, Participation and Health, Innovation in Pharma and Medical Technology or, especially in the 120 ECTS programme, Health Policy and Management, Leadership and Intercultural Management or Recruitment and Retention in Medicine and Nursing. Your module contents are as diverse as your choices, so you can follow the path of your Public Health Master's degree in the way that suits you best.
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Why you should study at IU
- SALARY INCREASE up to 20%
- By studying at IU International University, you can expect up to 20% more salary in your future career.
- MORE RESPONSIBILITY IN THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE
- The job market is constantly changing - studying with us gives you the perfect preparation for the business world.
- OPTIMAL PROMOTION AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- Start out in the professional world without compromises - no problem with a degree from us.
Programme manager in an advisory capacity for a Federal Ministry (m/f/d)
As head of a programme such as Global Health, you will take on tasks in an advisory capacity, such as providing technical and strategic advice to a Federal Ministry, taking care of personnel management and leading a project team, or building up an international network.
Senior Associate in the healthcare field (m/f/d)
As a Senior Associate in the healthcare sector at a consulting firm, you will be responsible for project management, technical consulting, team leadership and management, building a network, implementing strategies and projects and documenting the results for clients.
Employee in a health department (m/f/d)
As an employee of a health department, you will plan and hold lectures and training sessions at day-care centres, companies and schools, you will advise health supervisors and will be an expert in public relations. Other areas where your expertise is in demand are hospital and community hygiene, and you will also take care of health protection measures in the area of infection control and environmental safety or disaster control.
- Social Medicine
- Health Policy and Planning
- Biostatistics and Demography
- Health Economics
Generally, a completed undergraduate degree with a subject-related focus in the respective IU Master's program is a requirement for admission. The first undergraduate degree must have been successfully completed at a state or state-recognized college/university and with a final grade of at least "satisfactory". If the first degree does not include a subject-related focus, admission to the program can also be granted if the student has completed a related professional activity.
For English language degree courses, a proof (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, Cambridge or equivalent proof, e.g. through the free IU English course.) of sufficient English language skills is required.
For more detailed information and remarks about possible exceptions, please refer to the corresponding subpage of the respective course.
A completed undergraduate degree with a specific thematic focus in the selected master's degree program. Alternatively, also professional activities with corresponding backgrounds can be accredited in individual cases. A degree from a state or state-recognized college/university with a final grade of at least "Satisfactory". Accreditation of knowledge and skills acquired outside of the university sector is generally possible. University entrance qualification as a foreign student applicant.
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Combine management and the most dynamic of all global growth markets, the international healthcare market. Your Master's degree in International Healthcare Management will prepare you for an international career.
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