Student Exchange

Erasmus Partners

In addition, the department has some bilateral agreements with

Student exchange from Turku

The Department of Nursing Science is committed to supporting the educational development of students. The length of the exchange programme is between three and five months depending on the agreement between the Universities.
Students participating in the nurse teacher program can carry out their practicum for example in Lithuania at Klaipeda College.
Students participating in the Clinical, Gerontological or Mental Health Nursing Science programs can perform their training in Lithuania in cooperation with Nursing Department at Klaipeda University, Klaipeda University Hospital and Klaipeda Seamen's Hospital or Barcelona University Hospital.
We also have practicum collaboration with the WHO Healthy Cities program center in Turku where students can study in English.

MNSc students Sanna Lehtonen and Johanna Kangaspunta with doctoral candidate Camilla Strandell-Laine at Klaipeda, Lithuania.

Student exchange to Turku

Master's degree students

The department offers annually several courses in English and also tailors additional studies in English to meet the students´ learning objectives. For more information about studies as an exchange student, please contact intnurse(at)

Doctoral candidates 

Department of Nursing science has several international doctoral candidates and also welcomes doctotal candidates interested in becoming exchange students. Information on the doctoral studies in here.

For further information, please contact intnurse(at)

Experiences on student exchanges to and from Finland can be read in here (in English and in Finnish).