Health / Master's degree programme
Nursing and Midwifery Sciences

General information for the a.y. 2022-2023

Disciplinary areaHealth
Duration 2 years - 120 Credits
Admission Accesso Programmato Limited access, see call for applications
Language Taught in Italian
Teaching method Lectures
Regulation Main Teaching Regulations


The Master's Degree Programme in Nursing and Midwifery Sciences aims to train specialised professionals who are capable of intervening in the management, training and research processes in the health professions of nurses and obstetricians. The programme also allows the acquisition of advanced skills for the development of new organisational models and management of the nursing and obstetrics profession.

Course content

The training activities include basic, distinctive and similar disciplines in the areas of nursing and biomedical sciences, and human and legal-economic sciences. During the programme, students carry out internships they choose and carry out in national and international healthcare facilities for special qualifications.

Career options

Graduates have an advanced cultural and professional training that allows them to intervene effectively in health and care processes. They can direct the nursing and obstetric services of simple and complex health facilities, where they have the responsibility to plan, organise, manage and evaluate resources and activities, and to manage the budget. They can attend master's degree programmes on issues related to their professional status, as well as access to doctoral research schools according to the current university legislation.

More information

Course Director
prof.ssa Annalisa Bargellini
dott.ssa Cristina Pedroni

The course is managed by the Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences