School International Links

The School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences has had long standing agreements with universities in Finland and Spain for staff and students exchanges.

These universities provide the following for students and staff:

  •  An opportunity for a three month practice placement experience for students and teaching or research opportunities for academic staff
  • Facilitation and organisation of hospital and community placements in mental health, child health or adult nursing in Finland and in adult or child health in Spain’s hospital Universitario Reina Sofia
  • Access to library including electronic databases / books and information technology resources
  • Facilitation and access to tutorials if built into an agreed placement experience
  • Advice about the organisation of accommodation during a visit / placement
  • Assistance with other enquiries about studying, living within the area and lifestyle issue