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How to apply?

In this section you will find some starter's advice on applying to English-taught higher education in Finland. Our Your Steps to Finland checklist is a good place to start, so if you have not yet done so, read that first!

You apply to studies online at Studyinfo.fi. The application period depends a bit on the degree course. For starter's advice, have a look at the sections

In questions regarding your application, entry criteria, application procedures etc. you should turn to the Admissions Services of the university/UAS you wish to apply to.

If you are looking for advice on how to apply to degree courses taught in Finnish or Swedish, have a peek at Studying in Finnish or Swedish.

Before filling in any application forms

Preparing your groundwork properly makes the application process easier for you!

It is important that you take some time to consider where exactly you wish to apply to. Browse through the available options, and decide which degree courses interest you the most. This not only helps you focus your application to those particular degree courses that would be relevant for you, it also makes it easier and more straightforward for you to find out about the application requirements, deadlines, and other such details.

We hope this section assists you in getting started, and wish you good luck in your application!