The University of Lausanne (UNIL) and the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO) are offering a joint Master of Science (MSc) in Health Sciences including five orientations. It is aimed at students who hold a Bachelor’s in one of these disciplines.
The following orientations are offered:
This innovative, advanced, interprofessional course is the only one of its kind in Switzerland and allows students to develop and enhance both specific knowledge in their own discipline and a broader understanding of the issues across the five professions.
It emphasises skills development in critical thinking, research methods and professional leadership, to support the use of relevant, evidence-based data in professional practice. It places particular importance on interprofessional cooperation.
Faculty of Biology and Medicine
University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO)
Master of Science (MSc) in Health Sciences, orientation Occupational Therapy; Nutrition and Dietetics; Physiotherapy; Midwifery; or Medical Radiology Techniques
3 semesters full-time, up to 6 semesters part-time
French. Courses may be taught in English. Recommended levels : C1 in French, B2 in English.
Final enrolment dates
By the end of the course, you will be equipped to take on significant responsibilities within the health system, by promoting and super- vising high-quality, efficient and coordinated interventions.
The MSc in Health Sciences provides access to careers in a very diverse range of activities, including :
Subject to changes.
The French version prevails. Only the official texts should be considered binding.
Last update: 21 March 2023
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