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Welcome to Lapland University of Applied Sciences!

Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Lapland UAS) offers a modern, international learning environment and multi-cultural community for its students, staff and visitors. 

For incoming exchange students Lapland UAS offers each semester an extensive course selection in English. In addition students can participate to courses in Finnish providing they have previous knowledge of Finnish language.

Both Kemi-Tornio area in Southern Lapland, close to the Swedish border, and the city of Rovaniemi, the home of Santa Claus, offer lively, student-friendly, arctic and safe environments for studies.


Course catalogue

Check "Semesters and Courses" on the left for more information about courses we offer. The detailed information about course selection in English is presented in electronic course catalogue called SoleOPS. Course selection is updated for each semester in advance, usually a few months before the semester starts.

Exchange students can choose professional studies from one degree programme only. Although some degree programmes are taught in Finnish language, they provide courses in English for exchange students.
Degree programmes are:

In Rovaniemi

Forestry and Rural Industries
Rural Industries

Tourism and Hospitality Management
Hotel and Restaurant Management

Social Services, Health Care and Sports
Sports and Leisure Studies

Social Sciences, Business and Administration
Business Management
International Business

Land Surveying Technology
Civil Engineering
Information Technology  

In Tornio

Cultural and Media Arts
Fine Arts

Natural Sciences, Business and Administration
Business Information Technology
Business Management

In Kemi

Social Services, Health and Sports
Social Services
Geriatric Care

Mechanical and Production Technology
Electrical Engineering