Advanced level

Advanced level

Every autumn term is the start of our "Master's programme in public health sciences: Societal and individual perspectives” (120 ECTS). This multidisciplinary programme provides a broad overview of the field of public health research, both in the past and the present. Students will gain a deeper understanding of individual health outcomes and the distribution of health at the population level, determinants of health across the life course, as well as public health-related policy and practice. Qualitative and quantitative methods will be utilized and practiced throughout the programme.


Online learning during the first period of the spring term 2021

Due to the current situation with the corona pandemic, all teaching at the Department of Public Health Sciences will be held online during the first peroid of the spring term 2021.

Master's programme in public health sciences: Societal and individual perspectives, 120 credits

Welcome to our Master's Programme in Public Health Sciences: Societal and Individual Perspectives (PHSIP)

Scholarships offered by the Swedish Institute

The Swedish Institute (SI), a government agency, offers full scholarships for international students from certain countries coming to Sweden to study a master's programme. Read more about the scholarship, eligibility and how to apply at the Swedish Institute’s website.

Education in Public Health Sciences


Director of Studies
Basic and advanced levels

Ylva B Almquist
+46 (0)8 674 79 69

Coordinator, master's programme
Sol Juarez

Study counsellor
Anna Nyström
+46(0)8 16 14 25

Study administrator
Linda Rämö
+46 (0)8 674 75 61