Centre for International Health

Being a Master Student at CIH

Do you have questions about your study programme? Would you like to find out were your exam is being held? On these pages you will find the information you need to manage your studies.

Global Health Research Students
Irene Slagstad

Welcome to the Centre for International Health (CIH)!

Master in Global Health Programme description

CIH's Master in Global Health aims to define global health broadly as an area for study, research, and practice that places a priority on improving health and achieving health equity for all people worldwide. Learn more about the course, schedules and reading lists.


Please see the links at the bottom of the webpage for more info about student life.



Student confirmations

Information about Student confirmations (for both confirmation of your student status, study period or study plan and confirmation of your study progress report for renewal of study permit).

Semester registration

The deadline for semester registration is:

  • 1 September (Autumn Semester)
  • 1 February (Spring Semester)

You register electronically in Studentweb.

Please note:

Compulsory courses add up to 45 ECTS credits
Elective courses should add up to 15 ECTS credits

Exam dates

An overview of all examination dates and locations is published at the beginning of each semester.

Information about the Master's exam.

Student evaluations

The course coordinators will ask students for their evaluation of the courses. They decide on how the students should give their evaluation, i.e. online questionnaires, paper questionnaires, oral feedback in class. The coordinators will, based on these evaluations, make a report, which they upload on UiB's Quality Assurance Database.