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MasterUKRAINE ONLY Healthcare Law and Policy

Tuition fee €1,680.00 per year
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This is joint degree programme with Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (Ukraine).
Only students admitted to Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv van apply for this programme.
The candidate selection (submission of the documents and entrance exams) and the first year of studies is to be conducted at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine. Afterwards, the students will move to Lithuania and they are supposed to continue their second year of studies at Mykolas Romeris University in Vilnius. The defense of the master thesis will take place in Lithuania as well. However, the master exam will be passed in Ukraine.
The Healthcare Law and Policy programme is a joint master degree programme, that aims to prepare highly qualified specialists, having a deep knowledge of international, the EU, national mechanisms and standards of legal regulation and policy of the healthcare sector.
The following subjects are included into a Curriculum: Intellectual Property, Professional and Corporate Ethics, Topical Issues of Public Law, Topical Issues of Procedural Law, Topical Issues of Private Law, Human Rights in Healthcare, Legal Framework for Healthcare Governance, International Healthcare Regulation, EU Health Law, Bioethics and Biopolitics, Legal Protection of Personal Data in Healthcare, Liability in Healthcare.
An internship is an part of the study programme. Students would be able to choose either an internship in Lithuania or they may apply for Erasmus + finansing and explore the possibilities of an internship in other EU Member States. Studies would end with a defence of a master thesis and an exam.

Career opportunities

Graduates will have excellent career opportunities both at graduates’ home country and abroad, eg., national public or private sector (regulatory agencies, pharmaceutical companies, institutions responsible for the development and implementation of a healthcare policy or working in patient rights protection area etc.) as well as European institutions, agencies or international institutions. Graduates will have enough knowledge and experience to work as lawyers or attorneys specializing in a very specific field of healthcare and medical product development.
Excellent possibilities of career and employment are supported by the fact that the programme will be carried out in two countries. This will give students a brilliant opportunity to gain more diverse and versatile experience, more knowledge and skills, to improve professional foreign language skills, and to develop their ability to work in a changing multicultural environment.

Apply now! Autumn 2017/18
Application deadline
Dec 10, 2017 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Admission will be open on separate terms
Studies commence
Jan 29, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States