Courses in this faculty prepare professionals to participate in health promotion and developing a community health policy. Courses are designed to combine studies and practical work in a professional context.

A Master’s degree in collaboration with the University of Lausanne (UNIL) for professionals from different fields, helping to improve the quality of care with five Majors:

  • Occupational therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Midwifery
  • Radiological Medical Imaging Technology

It is aimed at holders of a Bachelor’s degree working in one of these five fields.

University of Lausanne (UNIL) and HES⁠-⁠SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland (HES-SO) offer a joint Master of Science in Nursing Sciences (MScSI).

The MScSI is run by the University Institute of Training and Research in Patient Care (IUFRS) in the Faculty of Biology and Medicine at the University of Lausanne.