Complex Rehabilitation, MSc​

Faculty: Health Sciences
Academic discipline: Medical and Health Sciences
Qualification: Master of Science in Complex Rehabilitation

Starting date: September

Language requirements: English language proficiency (CEFR level B2, assessed at the compulsory entrance interview)

Academic requirements: high school certificate; relevant BSc degree; entrance interview
Duration: 4 semesters
ECTS: 120
Tuition fee: 8,000 USD/year
Other fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD

Short description: 
The aim of the MSc in complex rehabilitation program is to train experts who will be able to effectively facilitate social inclusion of individuals and targeted communities / groups in health, social, educational and occupational rehabilitation after acquiring multi-disciplinary knowledge. In addition, they will be sufficiently prepared to assess, evaluate, represent and improve the outcomes of rehabilitation activities.
Lecture, seminar: 62%
Practice: 38%


Main subjects typically include (this list is indicative and may change):
Year Main subjects
1 Basics in Rehabilitation, Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Health Promotion, Basic Ethics and Legal Issues in Rehabilitation, Public Health, Main Fields in Rehabilitation Medicine, Introduction to Behavioral Sciences, Public Health Genomics, Planning of Clinical Research, The Relation of Prevention and Rehabilitation to Health and Disability, Research Methods and Research Planning in Rehabilitation, Theory and Practice in Quality of Life, Evidence in Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Research Project Planning, Management and Evaluation
2 Teamwork in Rehabilitation, Health Risk Assessment, Treatment and Communication in Rehabilitation, The Practice of Quality in Rehabilitation, Impact of Employment in Rehabilitation, Methods and Practice of Building Professional and Public Relations, Cognitive Evaluation, Health Psychology, Public Health Problems in Disadvantaged Populations, Pedagogical and Social Approaches to Rehabilitation, Impact of Spasticity in Rehabilitation Medicine, Public Health Nutrition, Basic Ergonomy, Supportive Relations and Optional Methods of Psychotherapy, Stroke Care with Special Emhasis on the Assessment and Treatment of Spasticity


Internship, practice: Students should complete a 4-week field practice.
Career prospects: Experts in complex rehabilitation will be competent in all areas of health rehabilitation allowing for the coordination of services, patient management, activities of rehabilitation providers, supply development, rehabilitation effectiveness measurement, and research activities which contribute to high standards in practice. In other sectors of complex rehabilitation including employment, education, and social rehabilitation, trained experts can carry out the tasks of specific institutional management, project planning, implementation, monitoring and quality control, in addition to organizational and executive tasks. They can also carry out activities affecting any segment or field of complex rehabilitation in the political and administrative sectors (ministries, local governments, other offices).

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