Health Studies

Faculty of Health Sciences offers nursing training at bachelor level, a master programme in health sciences, and a wide range of further education within the nursing fields.

From 2010 the faculty also offers a web based study programme in nursing, in addition to the full-time bachelor programme in nursing.

The faculty offers master programmes in health and social sciences, and change management.

Further education programmes offered is gerontology, anaesthesia nursing, child nursing, public health care, intensive care nursing, cancer nursing, theatre nursing, mental health work and drug- and alcohol-related problems.

Faculty of Health Sciences also offers a course package in nursing comprising 30 ECTS for international, English speaking nursing students. This is a package that is specially tailored for international students coming to the University of Stavanger on exchange. 

Network for Medical Sciences is a network for Health and Medical research and Educational programs organized at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stavanger.

It's main tasks are to strengthen health research, develop the PhD platform in Health and Medicine and education programs in pre- and inhospital critical care, medicine, psychology, chiropractic and nursing.

Health Studies

At Faculty of Health Sciences students are offered nursing training.