Master’s Degree Programmes

Karelia UAS offers high-quality education that is based on research. It has over ten years’ experience of master’s degree programmes.
The following Master’s Degree programmes are intended for companies, organizations and higher educational institutions. The programmes comprise 90 ECTS credits (one credit equals 27 hours of student’s work) and the pedagogical implementation can be tailored according to client needs. The implementation may contain contact teaching, distance learning as well as online teaching.

Active Ageing (90 ECTS credits)

Ageing is one of the strategic focus areas of Karelia UAS. The Master’s Degree in Active Ageing provides the students with a chance to develop their expertise in ageing and gives them a possibility to work for a better future. The graduates from the Master’s programme work together with older people to enhance their well-being. The pedagogical implementation of the programme can be tailored according to client needs.


>> More information about the Master's Degree in Active Ageing in our brochure


Development and Management of Health Care
and Social Services (90 ECTS credits)

The Master’s degree programme in the Development and Management of Health Care and Social Services educates effective and well-qualified leaders, who take the responsibility of leadership and management seriously and play an integral role at all levels of health care management.
The studies are conducted with the help of multiprofessional learning environments which enable studying alongside work. The education is implemented in close collaboration with working life. The pedagogical implementation of the programme can be tailored according to client needs.


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