Heimerer College is a licensed Higher Education Institution in Kosovo, which offers bachelor and master studies in new medical fields. As a holder of Higher Education Heimerer College with it’s basement the Eastern Europe Institute for Health and Nursing Advancements with a scientific and educational multi –year activity in field of health in Kosovo and the Region, and the German Educational Institution Heimerer GmbH with a 30-year experience in Vocational education.
The main inspiration for founding of this institution was the immediate need of providing new qualifications and the improvement of the quality of existing qualifications in social and health fields in general, in particular in field of nursing. Optimal possession of resources for such an educational institution, which by having as a basement the wide network of cooperation with similar institutions in Europe, aims the implementation of the European Community standards in Kosovo that represents a sound guarantee for success.
By providing quality programs previously accredited in EU countries and through a close professional cooperation with institutions accrediting the programs, Qeap Heimerer aims to establish European standards in the field of professional health qualifications in Kosova. Actually Heimerer College have four accredited BA programs, including:
2. Professional Pedagogy in Nursing
3. Occupational Therapy
4. Speech Therapy
Every study program lasts 3 years with a total of 6 semesters. The program is consisted of a combination of theoretical lectures and practical exercises. Students are given the opportunity to absolve a part of or entire practice at specialized institutions in Germany and other European Union countries.The modular structure of the study program enables flexibility and creates suitable conditions student mobility. During the entire practice students will be monitored by a professional mentor.
Since 2014, Heimerer College offers master studies in the field of “Management in Health Services and Health Institutions (MSc)”. This is a TEMPUS project in partnershtip with University of Pristina, Ministry of Health, Kosovo; Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Kosovo; University of Maribor; Institute of Southeast Europe for Advancement in Health and Nursing; The Health and Life Sciences University Hall/Tyrol and University of Applied Sciences Muenster.
Website link: www.kolegji-heimerer.eu/en/home-page-heimerer/