Master of Science in Epidemiology

The MSc degree in Epidemiology centres on the pursuit of an epidemiological research topic such as basic research, population-based clinical or interventions research and analysis. All courses are taught in English.

Beginning each year in the autumn semester, the MSc in Epidemiology normally requires three semesters (90 credit points) to complete.

Minimal requirements for a this programme are:

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Natural Sciences, Medicine or Veterinary Medicine or Pharmaceutical Sciences with a minimum average degree of 5.0.

Students with a BSc in a different branch will be assessed individually.

Basic knowledge in mathematics or biostatistics of at least 4 CP.

For students with a BSc degree but an insufficient mark, the student can alternatively pass the GRE test in the area of “Quantitative Reasoning” provided the result is in the top 35 %.

Deadline for registration is 30. April.

Application (University of Basel)