• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Prosthetics and Orthotics program offered by Jönköping University combines working with people and technology in an interesting and exciting way. The programme is spread over three years. 

Educational Opportunity

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.

The technology used in the profession is individually adapted and focuses on increasing the quality of life for people with various limitations.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Prosthetics and Orthotics, Introduction
  • Models and Perspectives on Health and Disability
  • Mechanics related to Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Anatomy and Physiology, basic course
  • Applied Materials Technology 
  • Pathophysiology related to Prosthetics and Orthotics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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General Requirements

  • General entry requirements include high school diploma and specific demand on physics, chemistry and mathematics.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15166 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15166 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • SEK 160,000 per year
  • Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students

Living costs for Jönköping

  • 7360 - 10800 SEK/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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