Degree programmes starting in Autumn 2019


9 - 23 January 2019

Online application closes on 23 January 2019 at 3 p.m. Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT).

30 January 2019

at 3 p.m. Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT) at the latest.

Copies of relevant certificates and authorised translations of them
must be attached to the application at

Entrance Examinations outside Finland

19 - 26 March 2019 (organized by FINNIPS network)

Entrance Examinations in Lappeenranta, Finland

4 April 2019         Tourism and Hospitality Management


9 April 2019         Nursing

  10 April 2019      International Business

15 April 2019      Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology

28 June 2019

The results can be announced on 28  June 2019 at the latest.

8 July 2019

at 3 p.m. Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT) at the latest.

Admitted students must confirm their study places 

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
Yliopistonkatu 36, FI-53850 Lappeenranta
tel. +358 40 480 9970
email: Tämä sähköpostiosoite on suojattu spamboteilta. Tarvitset JavaScript-tuen nähdäksesi sen.

The contact details of Admissions Offices of other universities of applied sciences that are within the joint application system can be found at
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.