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Schedule for year 2018


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- The joint application period is on 9 January - 24 January 2018. Online application closes at 24 January 2018 at 3.00 pm Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT).

- The separate application period for Lapland UAS Master´s Degree programme is on 13 February - 31 March 2018. Online application closes at 31 March 2018 at 3.00 pm Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT).

Read more about the Tuition fees in English-taught degree programmes at Lapland UAS

Send the required copies

of non-Finnish educational certificates and an upper secondary education certificates completed in Finland before year 1990 by 7 February 2018 at 3.00 pm Finnish time at the latest to the Admission Services of your first option.

Entrance examinations are arranged between 1 April and 2 May 2018

Entrance examination invitations are posted by email from week 12 onwards.

The invitations will include all the details about time, location, and special arrangements. Please note, that some UAS do not arrange examinations anywhere else than in Finland.

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Results are announced on 28 June 2018 at the latest

Please remember that posting the results takes a few days. All higher education admission results are announced by 28 June 2018 at the latest.

Read more about the Residence permits

Additional application period

A possible additional application period starts at the earliest 2 July 2018

Confirm your study place and send the required copies

by returning the confirmation form by 10 July 2018 at 3.11 pm Finnish time at the latest to the higher education institution you chose as your final study place. If you do not return the form in time, you will lose your study place.

Please send the educational certificates to the Admission Services by 10 July 2018.

Please remember that your admission is conditional until your original relevant certificates are checked. The UAS may withdraw the admission, if the applicant has given false information or has given a falsified document.

Studies start

The academic year begins in September 2017, exact dates will be confirmed later > Academic year 2018-2019

From website > Guide for new students you can find useful information to start your studies in Lapland UAS