Master’s Programme In International Social Work

Description: The aim of the programme is to develop the capacity and expertise of the university-educated staff working in the field of social work and social care. The overall purpose of the programme is to develop student’s personal and professional skills to a higher level of practice than can be achieved in nationally oriented professional education. Graduates of the programme are qualified to work in projects and assignments in the field of social work.
Special prerequisites: a nationally recognized professional qualification in social work or a Bachelor’s degree in the field of study. Other degrees in social sciences will be evaluated according to their contents.
Language of Instruction: English
Study period: approx. 2 years
Application deadline: end of January annually
Credits (ECTS): 120 ECTS credits
Tuition fee: No
Level of studies: Master
Institution: University of Kuopio
Contact person: Anne-Mari Röpelinen
Address: University of Kuopio, Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy, P.O.Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Fin
Telephone: +358-17-162662
Contact email: anne-mari.ropelinen AT

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