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Master in International Health (MIH) - autumn start

KIT (Royal Tropical Institute)

13.09.2021 - 02.09.2022
KIT Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, Niederlande

Course Content

International Health is a discipline that systematically compares factors that affect the health of all human populations with a special focus on poverty-related health problems in low and middle-income countries. MIH includes the promotion of health, prevention and treatment of diseases and rehabilitation. Knowledge, skills and the ability to critically analyse and draw implications for practice related to the major endemic diseases, health systems research, health economics and more.

Learning objectives, training objectives

MIH provides health experts with the knowledge and skills they need to deal with current challenges effectively. MIH aims to enable participants to understand and analyse international health issues, conduct applied research.

Target Audience

This course is designed for medical doctors and paramedical staff with at least a bachelor’s level education who are developing a career in international health.


Academic training at least to the level of a bachelor’s degree, either in medicine or a paramedical science Two years of relevant work experience


When starting in September, it is possible to finish the MIH program in 1 year. Also part-time option possible.

Type of degree
Certificate of attendance, Master, Certificate of completion

EUR 11.360,00
Course Fee full time (2021): EUR 11.360 Course Fee part time (2021): EUR 11.990
Note: course fee = core course + thesis & programme advise, excl. Advanced Modules!!!

Enquiries and Registration

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