Professional Studies in Physiotherapy

Professional Studies in Physiotherapy is exchange programme offered by School of Health Care and Social Work of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences.

What is the programme of Professional Studies in Physiotherapy all about?

Professional studies in physiotherapy include theoretical studies and practical training in the dield of physiotherapy. some courses are conducted in multiprofessional groups and also with other exchange students from different fields of studies.

Admission criteria

Applicants should be students of the partner universities of SeAMK. To be admitted to the programme, students should have completed at least one year of studies in physiotherapy at their home university or university of applied sciences, and have sufficient skills in English language to use it as a language of study.

Programme Timetable

19 February – 25 May 2018


  • Motivation letter with photo (max 1 page)
  • Learning agreement for studies
  • Transcript of records in English

Please send the application in one email with the requested documents attached before 15th of November 2017 to incoming(a)

Course Offering

Spring semester

19 February – 25 May 2018

Courses available in English 20–23 ECTS credits in total

  • Introduction to Professional Studies, 1 ECTS
  • Finnish Language and Culture, 3 ECTS
  • Assessment of Physical Activity and Health and Performance Related Fitness, 2 ECTS
  • How to recognize a grey panther? Working together for meaningful ageing, 5 ECTS
  • Practical Training, 9–12 ECTS