Social Policy and Public Health

Are you interested in topics related to health and wellbeing? And about social policy? Do you want to be prepared to consider a broad range of social problems from multiple disciplinary and country perspectives? Then the minor Social Policy and Public Health (SPPH) is a great choice for you!

The minor offers students knowledge of the possibilities of interventions and policies regarding social policy and public health from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Minor declaration

If you are a student of Utrecht University, the minor will be included in your International Diploma Supplement (provided that you have met all the requirements, of course).

If you are not a student of the University, it may be useful to request a minor declaration. This will allow you to demonstrate that you have successfully completed the minor. When you have passed all courses of this minor, you can apply for a minor declaration in Osiris Case. To do so, you must be enrolled in the minor.

Master's programme

This minor is part of the curriculum of Interdisciplinary Social Science. Read the requirements for access to the Master's programme Social Policy and Public Health.

More information?

For more information, please contact dr. Michèlle Bal: tel. +31 (0)30 253 2879 or email