Graduates of the field of study in health sciences become experts in demanding tasks on both national and international level. Studying in an academic community of diverse scientific fields and high standards is challenging and rewarding. Our programme offer graduates a range of career opportunities on different professional paths in research, administration, education and planning as well as in other tasks of an expert.
The intended learning outcomes in the degree programme is to acquire a capacity for independent work, critical, science-based decision making, and the discovery of new knowledge. Studies are supported by high-quality teaching of relevant content and instruction in different kinds of environment that facilitate lifelong learning. The training prepares graduates to participate in scientific graduate studies, and the diverse and cross-disciplinary Faculty of Medicine offers an excellent starting point for research. After graduation, a very high percentage of students find employment as extensively trained experts in a variety of positions in the field of health care.
For information on how to apply to be a Master’s student in our university: admissions.officer ( at ) oulu.fi