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Lapland UAS’ Bachelor programmes Tourism, International Sustainable Business, Machine learning and Data Engineering are in nation-wide Joint application system while Bachelor programme Nursing uses Direct (Separate) application system. What is the difference between Joint application system and Direct (separate) application system? Read more information here: Link to the studyinfo.fi-pages.
More instructions and information of the application procedure you find from UASinfo.fi -pages (opens in new window)
Attach the required copies
Attach photocopies of the high school diploma and its official translation, if the original certificates are not in English, Finnish or Swedish.If you are a refugee or in refugee like situation and cannot submit documentary evidence of your qualification, you can submit a copy of the decision on asylum or a residence permit granted on the basis of a need for protection.
Entrance examinations are arranged between in February-March 2024
Please study carefully the entrance examinations procedure.
Lapland UAS is part of the Finnish nationwide UAS examination process. Information about entrance examinations for
Bachelor of Business Administration, International Sustainable Business, Rovaniemi
Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Tourism, Rovaniemi
Bachelor of Engineering, Machine Learning and Data Engineering, Rovaniemi
is found from the International UAS examination pages. (link opens in a new window)
Bachelor of Health Care, Nursing, Lapland UAS has own Direct application and own entrance examination.
Information about the Nursing entrance examination is found from the educations own www.studyinfo.fi-pages. (link opens in a new window)
Results are announced on 31 May 2024 at the latest
Please remember that posting the results takes a few days. All higher education admission results are announced by 31 May 2024 at the latest.
Read more about the Residence permits
We arrange a Welcoming webinar for international students in April. The date and time will be announced later. The link to the webinar you find from Guide for new students
Additional application period 2024
Lapland UAS may open up a Separate (Direct) application period for Bachelor -programmes in spring 2024. If the additional application period is opened, we will announce it on our website and in www.studyinfo.fi. Read the admissions criteria carefully from www.studyinfo.fi you find the programmes in Studyinfo by the name 'Lapland University of Applied Sciences'.
Confirm your study place and send the required copies
by returning the confirmation form by 11 July 2024 at 3.00 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 attach the required educational certificates on your application by 11 July 2024.
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.
Pay the tuition fee
Tuition fees in English-taught degree programmes at Lapland UAS
At Lapland University of Applied Sciences tuition fees will be charged from the non-EU/EEA citizens who accept a study place in an English-taught Bachelor or Master degree programme starting on 1 September 2017 or later.
The fees will not concern:
• citizens of the European Economic Area or equivalent; EU Blue Card holders; persons with a continuous or permanent residence permit in Finland or an EU residence permit granted for a third-country national with a long-term resident status in Finland, family members of the above mentioned.
• non-EEA citizens, who study in Finnish (the degree programme is taught Finnish)
Read more about tuition fees.
The start of the studies depends on the education.
From website > Guide for new students
you can find useful information to start your studies in Lapland UAS and start times.