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Combine one of the best educational systems in the world with a unique adventure to the beautiful Arctic region!

Lapland UAS is the northernmost UAS in Europe. Lapland UAS offers high quality education in modern campuses with the state of the art study facilities and learning environments. Lapland UAS produces experts in development tasks of working life. Lapland is well connected, modern place that offers huge possibilities for the future professionals!

The degree programmes in Lapland University of Applied Sciences focus on Arctic competence. Studying at Lapland UAS is practical and work-oriented with close collaboration with the companies of the area.

Lapland UAS offers high-quality education in modern campuses and learning environments.
The learning environments allow the theory to be applied in practice.
Studying is practical with close collaboration with the companies of Lapland. 

Lapland UAS is international and multidisciplinary. Main campuses are in Rovaniemi, at the Arctic Circle, and in Kemi and Tornio in the Sea Lapland region.  

If you wish to study in Finnish, you find our Bachelor programmes in Finnish here:  Bachelor programmes in Finnish


How to apply?

Applying to all degree programmes takes place in www.studyinfo.fi More information about applying below:


All applications are made in www.studyinfo.fi

You find us from the www.studyinfo.fi by using the search word Lapland UAS.

See more information on Applying.


Lapland UAS opens up a Separate (Direct) application period for International Business, International Sport Business Management, Machine Learnind and Data Engineering and Tourism -programmes on 2 May - 9 June 2023. See the admission criteria for separate application in www.studyinfo.fi

Next Joint application period for Bachelor's programmes is January 2024. 

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The application period for Master's Degrees is spring 2024. See more information on Applying.


The tuition fees applies to higher education degree students who are not citizens of the EU, EEA or Switzerland.

At Lapland UAS you can get a scholarship with true financial significance!

The person in charge of the admission to international degree programmes  is the Admission Services. For further information on applying, please send email to admissionsLapin AMK sähköposti

Phone +358 (0)400 830036 or +358 (0)40 5118659

Jokiväylä 11
FI-96300 Rovaniemi Finland

Jokiväylä 11 
96300 Rovaniemi Finland

Information on the content of the degree programmes and studies in practice are given by the following persons:

  • Ms Tarja Tammia (International Business & Sport Business Management)
  • Ms Marita Turulin (Nursing) 
  • Mr Kenneth Karlsson (Machine Learning)
  • Ms Ulla Kangasniemi (Tourism)
  • Ms Tanja Suomalainen (Master programme in Digital Business Management)
  • Ms Marika Tuomela-Pyykkönen (Master programme in Managing Sustainability and Systems Change)

Ask, we will help!

Not looking for a whole degree?

For incoming exchange students Lapland UAS offers each semester an extensive course selection in English. In case you are looking for a short term studies check out our non-degree studies.

We are Lapland UAS

We are cold. We are hot.
We see light everywhere, even in the dark.
We are tenacious and live with passion.
We are strong, steadfast and determined.
We shape, we create and let inspiration carry us forward.
We choose the tools that work best for us.
We let information flow because together we are more.
We walk the paths that provide the best access to learning.
We are committed to growing under all circumstances.
We have the Northern Factor.

If the video below does not open, click here: Northern Factor-video

Lapland as your study place