School of Social Services and Health Care
Approximately 150 specialists and more than 2,800 students work and study in our school. We offer extensive social services and health care education in bachelor’s and master’s degrees as well as diverse continuous learning services, such as continuing and further education. We participate in development of social and health care education and competences.
Our degree programmes are international. It is possible to participate in student exchanges and international cooperation during the studies. We organise the Degree Programme in Nursing both in Finnish and English. We also offer commissioned education outside the EU.
We use active teaching methods and evidence-based information as well as strengthen international competences. We invest in use and development of new digital technology in social and health care in cooperation with the engineering field.
We participate in several national and international working life research and development projects. The projects focus on future competence needs in the field of social services and health care. Brain health and genomic knowledge are among our key substance fields