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Information for applicants

From this guide, applicants can find important information about different application rounds and guidelines for applying to Centria’s Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes.

How to apply for Bachelor’s

Find detailed information about different application rounds and guidelines for applying to Centria’s Bachelor’s degree programmes.

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How to apply for Master’s

Find detailed information about different application rounds and guidelines for applying to Centria’s Master’s degree programmes.

Student selection

Learn which student selection methods are used for bachelor’s degrees and master’s degrees at Centria.

Transfer application

Transfer application is always open the first two weeks in May and the first two weeks in November at Studyinfo.fi. Only applicants who have a valid study right in an equivalent degree programme in a UAS in Finland are considered eligible.

Applying with open UAS studies

Students who have completed studies in the Open University of Applied Sciences (UAS) may use the open UAS pathway to apply for degree student status.

Applying with an incomplete degree

If you have studied in Centria UAS or in another university in Finland but you have not yet finished your degree, you can re-apply for the same or related degree programme to finish your degree.

Forms of study

Studies at Centria are conducted either as daytime studies or as blended learning format. All studies require full-time engagement.

Applying through pathway studies

Pathway studies help students make the transition to higher education in Finland. They offer applicants a convenient way to gain access to apply to degree programmes in Finland. In Pathway programmes, you start by studying online from your home country.

Tuition fees and scholarships

Tuition fees will be charged from citizens of a country outside the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland.

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Double degrees

Centria University of Applied Sciences offers various Bilateral and Non-Bilateral Double Degree programmes in several countries.

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Frequently asked questions

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