Norwegian version
NOTE: This study programme will be changed starting autumn 2024.

If you apply for this master's programme, you will be admitted to the new programme Nordic Social Policy and Global Sustainable Development. See more below.

Master's students in International Social Welfare and Health Policy in a classroom.

International Social Welfare and Health Policy

Master's degree

Study social welfare and health policies with a global perspective in an international context. Get knowledge and skills in social science theories and methods to analyse, develop and manage social and health policies at a high level.

Questions about studying at OsloMet

You can contact us by e-mail with any questions about studying at OsloMet, applying and life as a student.

If you have specific questions about the degree you can contact the faculty directly.

Student stories

Ley Muller, master's student in social welfare, posing in a red jacket and black face mask.
A whole new way of organising social services

As a master's student at OsloMet, Ley Muller learned to analyse and engage with alternatives to the American approach.

Portrait of Carla Louise Hughes. She is standing outside smiling in front of an autumn coloured tree.
UK native named Student of the Year

Carla Louise Hughes embraced the challenge of starting graduate school in a new country during a pandemic. Now, she is making an impact as a member of the team at the Centre for Research on Pandemics & Society.