Health Sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences provides three Degree Programmes in Health Sciences: a Bachelor's Programme in Health Sciences, a  Master's Programme in Nursing Science and a Master's Programme in Public and Global Health. In the undergraduate and graduate level degree programmes students major in Nursing Science or Public Health. In nursing science there are separate tracks in the teaching of nursing and in nursing management. The Faculty also offers an International Master’s Degree Programme in Public and Global Health. This two-year programme with students from all around the world is offered every other year and the language of instruction is English.

The Degree Programmes of Health Sciences are multidiscipilinery and  the fields of biostatistics, epidemiology, gerontology, health economics, nursing science, occupational health, public health, social and health policy and social psychiatry are represented in the programme curricula.

Application Options

To study Health Sciences as an exchange student, you may apply for:

Degree Programme in Health Sciences

In this Degree Programme, the language of instruction is Finnish.

Master's Degree Programme in Nursing Science

In this Master's Degree Programme, the language of instruction is primarily Finnish.

Master's Degree Programme in Public and Global Health

In this Master's Degree Programme, the language of instruction is English. This programme with students from all over the world offes a unique opportunity to study the intertwined disciplines of public and global health. For more information, see the programme description.

Studies

See the latest Teaching Schedule for more information on Health Sciences courses in English.

Contact Information

Ms Riitta Aallos
International Coordinator
Email: Riitta.Aallos@uta.fi