Postgraduate Study Programme "International Health"

The discipline of International Health deals with poverty-related health problems in low- and middle-income countries.

It is concerned with:

  • promoting health
  • preventing and treating poverty-related diseases
  • rehabilitation
  • strengthening health systems 
  • informing health policy

The study of International Health combines public health, epidemiology, tropical medicine, economics, management sciences and further relevant subjects.

The postgraduate study programme offers a master's degree and two diploma courses as well as ten modules that can be completed individually to suit each student's interests and abilities.