Study mode and duration: full-time (3,5 years).
Study programme is carried out: Panevėžys University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
Degree and professional qualification: professional bachelor of health sciences; proffessional qualification general practice nurse.
Volume of study programme in credits: 210 ECTS credits.
Why choose this programme?
Study programme is to prepare a nursing professional. Graduates who have acquired professional qualification of a general practice nurse will be able to work in primary, secondary and tertiary health care institutions, national security and internal affairs health care system, social services institutions – in care homes for healthy and disabled people of all ages, private health care institutions.
Attention to practice
Practical skills are being improved by students during practice in a real environment in various health care institutions and patients’ homes. Partners: Panevezys Republican Hospital, Panevezys Palliative Care and Nursing Hospital, Panevezys Policlinic, Panevezys City Ambulance Station, St. Joseph Care Home, Panevezys primary personal health care clinics and other health care institutions of the Republic.
Opportunities for international studies
Students of the programme have the opportunity to study according to the ERASMUS student exchange program.
Graduates may pursue study results if they wish to study at university according to the study programmes of the first cycle. After the bridging courses or having accomplished the requirements of other higher educational institution, students have access to continue studies in the second study cycle with the view to attain master’s degree. A graduate can continue studies according to non-formal education programs in the fields of specialized care: ,,Anaesthesia and intensive care“, ,,Community nursing“, ,,Operating nursing“, ,,Mental health nursing“, ,,Emergency medical care“ and ,,Anaesthesia “.