MSc in Global Health Risk Management & Hygiene Policies

University of Bonn
University Hospital Bonn

Course Title

Global Health Risk Management & Hygiene Policies


Course Focus

  • Fields of study include One Health and Food Safety, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Adapted Clinical Care, health risk assessment and capacity building in the public health sector, the control of communicable diseases and hygiene infrastructure.
  • You learn how to analyse health systems and policies, develop specific measures for strengthening health systems and how to implement health promotion and hygiene concepts in order to achieve internationally agreed targets on a regional, national or even international level.
  • All modules particularly focus on low-resource settings and LMIC.
  • The course aims at training Global Health practitioners for a career path in policymaking or policy advice, health and social advocacy, health management and governance.


Target Group

Professionals from health, life or social sciences and related fields


Entry Requirements

  • first academic degree of at least 180 CP
  • at least two years working experiences after obtaining the first academic degree in relevant areas, for instance, the regulation of health protection, health management and planning of health care infrastructure, etc.
  • English language proficiency: IELTS (Band 6) certificate or TOEFL (minimum score: 550 paper based, 213 computer based; 80 internet based)


Degree Awarded: Master of Science Global Health Risk Management & Hygiene Policies

Course Duration: 4 semesters

Course Begin: Each winter term (starting October 1st)

Language: English only

Application Deadline: December 15th for the following winter term


Contact / further Information

WhatsApp (for Chat): +49 1525 7065707
Landline phone: +49 (0) 228 287 10317



University Hospital Bonn

Section Global Health

Venusberg-Campus 1

53127 Bonn