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University Master's Degree in Medical Anthropology and International Health

Participating institutions

Rovira i Virgili University

Compulsory student mobility: no


The aim of the master's degree is for students to learn to understand health/illness/care processes and the role of biological, social and cultural variables, and also to analyse cultural representations and social practices in the field of health. The master's degree includes training in qualitative methodologies and techniques of health research and the chance to acquire practical experience in basic and applied research projects or in tutored practicel education in institutions.

Admission requirements

The admission requirements for this Masters can be reached through the link "Access and admissions regulations".

Career opportunities

Design of health promotion programmes, qualitative evaluation or services and programmes, international health and health cooperation, teaching and training of health teams within the area of medical anthropology, research in medical anthropology.

 Academic contact (coordinator)

 Dr. Oriol Romaní Alfonso

Department of Anthropology, Philosophy and Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

 977 559 577


 Administrative contact (secretary)

 Secretariat of the Faculty of Arts

 977 559 513 / 977 558 866


Received grants

Ministry of Education

  • Mobility scholarship for visiting lecturers in Master's Degree, 2011-12


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