Timetable for the Joint Application

Degree programmes starting in Autumn 2017

Application period 10 January – 25 January 2017

  • Online application closes on 25 January at 3 p.m. Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT).
  • Copies of relevant certificates and authorised translations of them must arrive by 8 February 2017 at 3 p.m. Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT) at the latest.

Entrance examinations

Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology on 20 April 2017

Degree Programme in International Business on 19 April 2017

Degree Programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management on 20 April 2017

  • A separate entrance examination will be arranged abroad during the first two weeks of April 2017 https://www.finnips.fi/en/entrance-exams/
  • The results can be announced on 30 June 2017.
  • Admitted students must confirm their study places in writing by 14 July 2017 at 3 p.m. Finnish time at the latest.

More information

The Saimaa University of Applied Sciences has an Admissions Office that is happy to assist you in all questions and matters relating to applying.

Saimaa University of Applied Sciences
Admissions Office
Skinnarilankatu 36, FI-53850 Lappeenranta
tel. +358 40 740 6735, +358 40 029 0422
fax. +358 20 496 6588
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The contact details of Admissions Offices of other universities of applied sciences that are within the joint application system can be found at https://studyinfo.fi/wp2/en/higher-education/polytechnics-universities-of-applied-sciences/admissions-services-of-finnish-polytechnics-uas/

Online application to UAS. At the website you can find out more about studying in Finland, available degree programmes and links to the UAS. UAS publish their own application guides and/or guidelines at their websites.

Centre for International Mobility's website with a wide range of information on studying in Finland.