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MSc Epidemiology Postgraduate Online

Starting: September 2018

Application deadline: 1 July 2018

The MSc Epidemiology Postgraduate Online is our 90 ECTS programme. This part-time programme is offered online, which makes it flexible in time and place.

Study Programme

Core courses

Specialisation courses



Research project

56  ECTS

Theoretical epidemiological courses (34 ECTS)

All theoretical courses are offered online through Elevate Health.

Within the courses, 20 ECTS are core courses for all students, consisting of 8 basic epidemiology and statistical courses.
The other 14 ECTS are devoted to an individual programme of specialisation courses within:
- Clinical Epidemiology
- Veterinary Epidemiology or
- General Epidemiology 
These are advanced courses on MSc- or PhD-level in the field of epidemiology and statistics.
The individual programme depends on the epidemiological specialisation of choice and personal preferences. Courses are taught in the form of interactive lectures combined with computer exercises.

Overview of all online courses of this programme.

Research project (56 ECTS)

The research project is conducted within a research theme preferably at the location of the researcher and supervised by a supervisor of the Utrecht University. The research project is finished by an oral presentation and by writing a scientific paper, which is submitted to an international journal.


Tuition fee 2018-2019

 For students from

MSc Epidemiology
Postgraduate Online

  • The Netherlands
  • EU (European Union)
  • EEA (European Economic Area)
  • Suriname
  • Switserland
  • students receiving a UAF grant
  • non-EU
  • non-EEA countries

€18,690 *

* Per year (the entire programme is 1.5 year)

PLEASE NOTE: Elevate Health offers scholarships for talented and motivated students. Please contact Elevate Health to find out if you are eligible for such a scholarship.

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