Master Communication, Health and Life Sciences

The Master Communication, Health and Life Sciences in Wageningen trains academics to understand, facilitate and drive societal change in complex societal settings related to life science or health issues.

  • Master Communication Health Life Sciences

This master programme was formerly known as Applied Communication Science.

What makes the master unique?

  • Unique focus on life sciences, health and their interaction with complex societal challenges.
  • Learn to build bridges between science and society, science and health professionals and experts and citizens.

Study programme Communication, Health and Life Sciences

During the master Communication, Health and Life Sciences students learn to understand the role of communication in addressing complex social challenges and opportunities regarding life science and health issues from various perspectives. Learn more about the full study programme.


Within the MSc Communication, Health and Life Sciences you can choose one of the following specialisations to meet your personal interests.

Future career

What are your possibilities after graduating? Read more about career perspectives and opportunities after finishing the programme.

Application and admission

Interested in taking part in the programme of Communication, Health and Life Sciences? Find out more about the specific admission requirements and the application procedures.

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