Welcome to the School of Health Sciences
The School of Health Sciences is a dynamic and creative environment. We offer attractive study programmes, courses and research within health, medicine and sports education.
School of Health Sciences
- 3000 students
- 17 degree programmes
- 60 doctoral students
- 3 doctoral programmes
- 260 courses/year
- 200 faculty and staff
- 4 academic divisions
- 10 professorships
- 90 exchange agreements
The School of Health Sciences trains future audiologists, biomedical scientists, occupational therapists, nurses, physical education teachers, radiographers, specialist nurses, sport coaches and sport managers.
Our research is focused on health and education in the fields of biomedicine, disability research, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, public health sciences and sport science. The School’s researchers are organised through interdisciplinary teams and research environments, exploring current key issues within their respective field. We collaborate with the health care, social services and education sectors in Sweden as well as internationally.
The School's three doctoral programmes are directed towards disability science, sport science and medical science with a specialisation in healthcare sciences.