Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Public Health

MPH (Master of Public Health)
Subjects: Health Sciences, Business Administration, Medicine
Public Health Epidemiology
MPH
Degree
English
English only
Language
Summer semester:  30 Sep
Winter semester:  31 Mar
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
2400€ - 2567€
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in health sciences/public health or a similar degree relevant to health sciences, such as medicine, social sciences, nursing or a degree in a health care profession or a degree in a discipline that is closely related to health sciences such as, for example, economics.

Required ECTS credits: 210.

Work Experience

Proof of 1 year of professional experience in public health or qualified scientific work with convincing substantial and methodological relevance to health sciences/public health (attestation of employer).

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: C
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL CBT
min 270
TOEFL iBT
min 110
TOEFL pBT
min 637
TOEIC
min 945
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:December 01 (German)December 01 (EU)December 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:June 01 (German)June 01 (EU)June 01 (Non EU)
In 8 days free webinar
How to apply via Uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


  1. First degree either in health sciences/ public health or a similar degree relevant to health sciences, such as, for example, medicine, social sciences, nursing or a degree in a health care profession or a degree in a discipline that is closely related to health sciences such as, for example, economics with a minimum of 210 ECTS.
  2. Diploma supplement/transcript of records.
  3. Proof of one year of professional experience in public health or qualified scientific work with convincing substantial and methodological relevance to health sciences / public health (attestation of the employer).
  4. Internationally recognized certificate of English language knowledge, CEFR Level C1 (see language requirements).
  5. Curriculum vitae.
  6. Letter of motivation (personal statement of understanding of public health and commitment to pursuing a career in public health. The statement should explain the relevance of education and/or experience to pursue a career in public health).
  7. Proof of professional experience/qualification/work in a comparable field (optional).
  8. Letter of recommendation from a university professor from the first-degree program (optional).

If you completed your school education outside of Germany, you must send officially certified copies of your certificates to be reviewed by uni-assist BEFORE you can apply online to the HAW Hamburg. You will get a certificate - Vorprüfungsdokumentation (VPD) - from uni-assist that you must include with your application to the HAW Hamburg. Please apply early, as the VPD process can take 4-6 weeks.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website