Yliopisto ja ammattikorkeakoulu, finland
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Yliopisto ja ammattikorkeakoulu, finland






Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



0 Embeds 0

No embeds


Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Yliopisto ja ammattikorkeakoulu, finland Yliopisto ja ammattikorkeakoulu, finland Presentation Transcript

  • University and University of Applied Sciences ● After high school, students can go to University or to University of Applied Sciences ● UAS studies are more practical, when university studies are more theoretical ● In Finland studying in University is free of charge but students have a lot of responsibility for their studies ● You have to pass entrance exams
  • University ● There are 20 different Universities in Finland ● Each University is specialized in many different themes (e.g. University of Lapland specialized in arts) ● Many faculties: for example Theology, Law, Medicine...
  • Studying at University ● Studies take about 3-6 years ● A lower degree contains basic and subject studies and a candidate degree. It requires also minor studies for two different subjects. - the target time is 3 years ● A master's degree requires also advanced studies in the major subject and a pro gradu thesis - the target time is two years
  • University of Applied Sciences (UAS) ● There are 28 UAS in Finland ● Finnish UAS cooperate with business and industry ● Ministry of education controls most UAS ● You can apply to a UAS if you have graduated from any secondary level studies
  • Studying at University of Applied Sciences (UAS) ● Studies take about 3,5-4,5 years ● At UAS you can get a lower vocational diploma or a master's degree ● If you want to get master's, first you must finish lower vocational degree and have at least three years' work experience
  • Apply to University or UAS ● If you want to apply in a Finnish University read more info at University's website, for example University of Turku: http://www.utu.fi/en/studying/Pages/home.aspxhttp://www.utu. fi/en/studying/Pages/home.aspx ● If you want to apply to a Finnish UAS, you can look for more information here: www. admissions.fi.