Public Healthpart time degree programmes for professionals

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Düsseldorf


  • October 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    October 2024 (EU), October 2024 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Health Science


Public Health Competencies, Epidemiology and Statistics, Determinants of Health, Health Promotion and Prevention, Structures, Control and Evaluation of Health Care

Target group

Doctors, Dentists, Pharmacists, Biologists, Psychologists


The course starts each year in the winter semester. Application deadline: Early January to 15 June

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Requirements: completed university degree (Staatsexamen [state examination], Diploma, Master's or Bachelor's degree examination) in Human Medicine, Dentistry, medicine-related Natural Sciences or Economics, Social and Life Sciences with genuine relevance to Public Health. At least 1 year of professional experience in healthcare or qualified scientific work related to healthcare. Good command of English and, for foreign students, of German 3-page letter of motivation

Lecture period
  • 08.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 07.10.2024 - 31.01.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    02.05.2024 - 04.10.2024

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    02.05.2024 - 04.10.2024

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    02.05.2024 - 04.10.2024

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    02.05.2024 - 04.10.2024

Languages of instruction

Main language


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