We educate experts of multidisciplinary rehabilitation

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High-quality and renewable expertise for the future national and international working life needs

The design of enrollment utilises diverse networks and educational policies to enable the content goals of the new generation of higher education as a learning environment and in lifelong learning. The planning, implementation and development of education is based on collegiality across educational fields.

We educate nearly 200 solid experts in multidisciplinary rehabilitation each year: physiotherapists, occupational therapists and rehabilitation counsellors. We also offer master’s degree studies in multidisciplinary rehabilitation and sport and exercise physiotherapy.

We provide diploma courses and specialisation studies in the form of continuing education to address the evolving needs of working life.

Education in English

We offer two Master Degree Programmes in English at the moment. We have also a year-round offering of courses in English which can be studied either in-person or on-line. 

Master of Health Care, DP in Sport and Exercise Physiotherapy, Health and Social Studies

Master of Health Care, DP in Sport and Exercise Physiotherapy, Health and Social Studies

Application period: 2.5.2022 - 31.5.2022

Study mode:

Part-time studies
Full-time studies

Education starts: 22.8.2022

Digital Rehabilitation, Master’s degree, Health and Social Studies

Digital Rehabilitation, Master’s degree, Health and Social Studies

Application period: 2.5.2022 - 31.5.2022

Study mode:

Online studies

Education starts: 22.8.2022

We educate nearly 200 solid experts in multidisciplinary rehabilitation each year.

Summer School 2022

The Summer School 2022 themes of the School of Health and Social studies are Nature and wellbeing and Modern families. 

Nature and Wellbeing, 3 ECTS (School of Health and Social Studies)

Nature and Wellbeing, 3 ECTS (School of Health and Social Studies)

Nature and Wellbeing course will be organised 30 May - 3 June 2022. The course offers you an insight into various nature based activities in different environments to support individual’s physical, emotional and social wellbeing.
Modern Families, 3-5 ECTS (School of Health and Social Studies)

Modern Families, 3-5 ECTS (School of Health and Social Studies)

Modern Families course will be organized 6 - 10 June 2022. The course provides you an understanding of the diversity of modern families and gives tools for multiprofessional collaboration.
There are numerous cooperation possibilities in the field of education. Contact us for more information and let's co-create!

Additional information

Sanna Paasu-Hynynen

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
HYVI Kuntoutus- ja sosiaaliala, Rehabilitation and Social Studies
Hyvinvointi, School of Health and Social Studies
+358405745780

Mirja Immonen

Johtaja Kuntoutusinstituutti, Director Institute of Rehabilitation
HYVI Kuntoutus- ja sosiaaliala, Rehabilitation and Social Studies
Hyvinvointi, School of Health and Social Studies
+358405478949