Degree of Bachelor with a major in Prosthetics and Orthotics, 180 Credits
Prosthetists and Orthotists work with assistive devices that sit on the outside of the body and replace or assist any part of the body that is not functioning properly.
The technology used in the profession is individually adapted and focuses on increasing the quality of life for people with various limitations. In addition to the main field of prosthetics and orthotics, the programme includes courses in anatomy, psychology, pathophysiology related to prosthetics and orthotics, mathematics and biomechanics. The field of prosthetics and orthotics combines working with people and technology in an interesting and exciting way. The programme is spread over three years. The first year contains an overview of important concepts, theories and practical exercises. The second year includes, among other things, a short clinical placement course. In the third year you will deepen your knowledge and participate in a longer clinical placement, in addition to completing a major thesis project.
General entry requirements include high school diploma and specific demand on Physics, Chemistry and Matematics. Proof of English proficiency is required.
- copy of valid passport
- University Acceptance letter
- Health insurance
- Bank Statement
- Copy of passport
- Certificate of marriage for registered partner
- Certificate of birth for each child
Tuition fee : SEK 160,000 per year
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students
Like everywhere, living costs in Sweden depend on your personal lifestyle and where you live. Here’s an average monthly budget:
Food: SEK 2,000
Accommodation: SEK 3,700
Local travel: SEK 550
Phone/internet: SEK 300
Hobby/leisure, miscellaneous: SEK 1,450
Total: SEK 8,000 (around €850 or $1,000).
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