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TYGL21SY Master's Degree Programme in Global Public Health

Structure of Studies

Master level studies are 90 ECTS credits (one ECTS = student work 27 hours in Finland and 30 hours in Germany. In accordance with the curriculum of a full-time student, one year of study produces 60 ECTS credits which is equivalent to 1600 hours of student work. The study time for Master´s studies varies because of different educational and work backgrounds as well as because of the timetable of the individual studying. A Master´s degree program of 90 ECTS could be executed in 1.5 years; however, it usually takes 2 - 3 years. Previously acquired competence and its accreditation can affect the length of the studies. The studies consist of advanced professional studies, joint studies, optional studies and thesis.

The structure of the degree program for 90 ECTS studies.


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