Due to its modular construction, the postgraduate master programme can be completed while holding a job. It offers an in-depth scientific education in epidemiology and biostatistics for (junior) scientists from the fields of medicine and the natural and social sciences.
From winter term 2017/2018 on the postgraduate master programme will offer the new focus area "Clinical Research".
Qualification and degree
For the qualification Population Studies students will have to choose 2 topics from the focus area Population Studies in the elective module. The third and fourth topic can be chosen either from focus area Population Studies or from focus area Clinical Research.
For the qualification Clinical Research students will have to choose 2 topics from the focus area Clinical Research in the elective module. The third and fourth topic can be chosen either from focus area Clinical Research or from focus area Population Studies.
After successfully completing the master programme the degree „Master of Science in Epidemiology, Qualification Population Studies” or respectively “Master of Science in Epidemiology, Qualification Clinical Research” will be awarded.