Tuition fee 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 or an EU residence permit granted for a third-country national with a long-term resident status, family members of the above mentioned. Residence permit has to be granted in Finland.
- non-EEA citizens, who study in Finnish (the degree programme is taught Finnish).
Permits granted from 15 April 2022: Under the new act, the type of permit for students who are studying in degree programmes taught in English will be changed from temporary (B) to continuous (A). Degree students are not absolutely exempt from tuition fees, although they will receive a continuous residence permit in the future.
To be exempt from paying tuition fees you have to send us copy of your passport or copy of valid acceptable residence permit.
You can send your copy by email to the address email@example.com. You have to send us a copy of your passport or a copy of valid acceptable residence permit by using a
Please notice that a student obliged to pay an annual tuition fee under the Universities of Applied Sciences Act (932/2014, Section 13a) shall pay the tuition fee according to the procedure specified by the university of applied sciences. The right to study is conditional until such time that the student has presented the original certificates used as a basis for admission and paid any tuition fee. The university of applied sciences shall return paid tuition fee to a student who is subject to a tuition fee and has lost his/her right to study.
The amount of tuition fees depends on the starting year of your studies. Below you find information on procedures and scholarship systems.
Notice: When a student applies for a scholarship based on completing the Finnish language assessment test (YKI) and progress of studies, the YKI test result will be accepted when at least 3 sectors out of 4 are passed.
If you have any questions about tuition fees in Lapland UAS, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org