Vaasa is an active and international environment for students at Novia UAS. The modern facilities, the wide range of degree programmes, good work- and practice place situation within the industry and the public sector provide an attactive sudy environment.
Vasa is one of the most important higher education cities in Finland – statistically, every fifth person in Vaasa is a student at a university or a university of applied sciences. The strengths of these higher education institutions are multidisciplinary, multilingual and international education: more than 34 degree programmes in Swedish and English with 12,000 students as well as lively international exchange of students and researchers.
Campus Vasa, Seriegatan offers degree studies within health care and social services. There are about 600 students at Campus, Seriegatan. Huutoniemi is situated about 5 km from the center of Vaasa. Students within health care and social services can complete their practice placements at Vaasa Central Hospital, the health care stations in the region or different service units, by doing so they can achieve the skills needed within their profession.
Novia University of Applied Sciences and Vaasa University of Applied Sciences (VAMK) jointly develop cooperation, health care and social services education as well as applied research within the project Medibotnia. They share modern facilities and in the future the cooperation between these two universities will give their students the possibilities to joint teaching and teacher exchanges between classes taught in Finnish or in Swedish. This fact will be an absolute competitive advantage for students who want to excel and find work in the bilingual environments of Vasa.
Campus Vasa, Seriegatan offers the following degree programme in English:
Sarjakatu 2, 65320 Vaasa, Phone +358 (0)6 328 5301, firstname.lastname@example.org
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