Applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare

  • 15 credits
  • Distance learning
  • Second cycle
  • Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming different aspects of society and different industries. Health and medical care are also at the beginning of this transformation. In this course, you will learn about the fundamentals of AI and its application in healthcare such as medical image analysis, data analysis and data mining, natural language processing and decision support systems. The course will also cover ethical and data protection issues, regulatory framework, and entrepreneurship aspects of AI in healthcare.

Information on distance learning

The course will be given digitally with online lectures, off-line recordings, and interactive seminars. The schedule will be found at the course website.

Application Spring 2024

  • Part time (50%), Distance learning, Lecturing at various times
  • Mandatory seminars: 0,  Other seminars: 0
  • 15 January 2024 - 02 June 2024
  • Language: English
  • Application deadline: 16 October 2023
  • Application code: KI-12004

Specific entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree or a professional degree equivalent to a Swedish Bachelor's degree of at least 180 credits in health care, medicine or engineering sciences. And proficiency in English equivalent to English B/English 6.


The selection is based on academic credits (30-285). All documents must have reached University Admissions by the deadline for the supporting documents 1 December 2023. The first selection results will be published at your account at the 11th of December 2023. You must reply to your admissions offer.


The application is made through University Admissions in Sweden.
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If you have citizenship within the EU/EEA, or Switzerland, you are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For further details:

Application fee

900 SEK

Tuition fee

Total amount: 50 000 SEK
First instalment: 50 000 SEK
Payment of fees


For more information about the course and its outline, please contact:
Farhad Abtahi,
Fernando Seoane Martinez,

If you have questions about application and admission procedures please visit

Application and Admission

Course website

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