About Department of Health Science

The Department of Health Science of the Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences offers modular education and training programmes at the Careum Campus in Zurich which can be pursued in tandem with working life.

In consultation with students, lecturers, and partners in the field, these are consistently aligned to the current and future requirements of healthcare practitioners. Vocational transfer tasks and self-directed learning bring benefits both to students and their place of work.

Careum Forschung, as the research institute of the Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences pursues research and development into innovative forms of care and usercentric approaches to healthcare provision, with the aim of giving impetus to home- and community-based healthcare services.

Study courses

  • Bachelor of Science FH in Nursing
  • Master of Science FH in Nursing with two thematic priorities:
    ‹Applied Research› and ‹Clinical Excellence›
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Cardiovascular Perfusion
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Care Management
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Chronic Care
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Geriatric Care
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Management of Healthcare Institutions
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Oncological Care
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Palliative Care
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Rehabilitation Care
  • Master of Advanced Studies FH in Wound Care
  • Diploma of Advanced Studies FH in Neuro/Stroke
  • Diploma of Advanced Studies FH in Pflege- und Gesundheitsrecht