Copenhagen, Denmark

Global Health Challenges

blended course
when 22 July 2024 - 16 August 2024
language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee DKK 5000

NB: Online module 22 July - 1 August 2024
On-campus module 5 - 16 August 2024
Exam 16 August 2024

The international summer course in Global Health Challenges consists of one week e-learning and two weeks on-campus. The course is an introduction to the greatest global health challenges of our time, and is open to all students or professionals with a relevant academic background and an interest in global health.

Course leader

Flemming Konradsen

Target group


Course aim

Through a mix of lectures, case studies, group work and workshops, this summer course will explore, explain and analyse many of the greatest challenges to current and future health. Gathering a truly international group of passionate students and young professionals, the summer course aims to serve as a platform for networking, capacity building and inspiration, thus empowering participants to become more effective health leaders, thinkers and change-makers

Fee info

DKK 5000: EU/EEA citizens

You are exempted from payment, if you are an exchange student and attend the course as part of your Erasmus+ exchange semester (min. 3 months stay).
DKK 9000: Non-EU/EEA citizens


You can apply for the Novo Nordisk International Talent Programme (NNITP) scholarship, if you are incoming students from IARU universities, Harvard University, or University of Sydney.