Student Exchange

The student exchange is mainly through the European Union Erasmus exchange programme.

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 international doctoral candidates. We welcome you to apply to our Doctoral Programme in Nursing Science (DPNurs) and our exchange programmes. Information on the doctoral studies in here.

For further information, please contact intnurse(at)

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. 

 Erasmus Partners

In addition, the department has some bilateral agreements with

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