Apply to Karelia UAS

Please note! Changes to admission process due to coronavirus, please read the following announcements:
Entrance examination dates to universities of applied sciences confirmed
Entrance examination for universities of applied sciences to be carried out in two stages
Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences will organise their entrance examinations online

You can apply to us by filling in an application online at There are application periods to Karelia UAS several times in a year. The joint application to degree programmes conducted in English in universities in Finland is organized in January. Karelia UAS also organizes separate applications frequently. You find the applicaiton deadlines and all necessary information concerning applications on this page.

Separate Application to Karelia UAS

Application period 6 July - 7 August 2020:

You can still apply for studies starting in September as there are some study places available!

Degree Programme in International Business (in English)

Degree Programme in Industrial Management (in English)

The student selection will be made by 28 August and the studies start on 2 September 2020. Please, note that you can study the autumn semester online! The selection criteria is available at from 6 July.

Application period on 18 March - 1 April 2020, apply online at

Karelia UAS offers two Degree Programmes in English in 2020:
International Business - Degree obtained: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Tradenomi (AMK)
Industrial Management - Degree obtained: Bachelor of Engineering (Industrial Management), Insinööri (AMK)

Admission process of joint admission - spring 2020