Apply now for The international doctoral programme in epidemiology (IPPE)

Submitted on Tue, 11/22/2016 - 10:40

The international doctoral programme in epidemiology (IPPE) at the School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland, is a doctoral training and research programme for highly qualified epidemiologists, researchers and public health personnel worldwide who are aiming at a PhD degree in epidemiology or public health.

What begun as a collaborative programme with the Indian Cancer Registries  in  1990 is now a worldwide doctoral program with students representing many disciplines of epidemiology and public health with more than 50 doctoral dissertations completed.

Students start with one academic year (September to May) of full-time coursework in epidemiology, biostatistics and health sciences (60 ECTS) in Tampere. Obtaining the doctoral degree usually requires 3-4 additional years of research which can be conducted abroad or in Finland.

The programme is open for applications from November 14, 2016 to January 13, 2017.

Interested? Click here for more information.