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The admission results in the spring joint application to higher education have been published. Admissions from waiting lists has ended.

Higher education institutions can arrange supplementary application rounds during the summer for study places that were not filled in the primary joint application round. See the list of supplementary applications available.

The autumn joint application to higher education 1 to 15 September 2021. Check out study programmes offered in English in the renewed Studyinfo!

Image link to study programmes offered in the autumn joint application to higher education in the renewed Studyinfo.

COVID-19 and student admission

COVID-19 coronavirus and its spreading can possibly affect student admission processes. On this page, you can find current information regarding the organisation of student admissions during the coronavirus outbreak.

See information on the effects of the coronavirus on education services collected by the National Agency for Education.

Finnish Immigration Service MIGRI has collected frequently asked questions regarding the effects of the coronavirus on the services and operations of MIGRI on their webpage. See the MIGRI website for information. 

Vocational and general upper secondary education institutions

Entrance examinations and aptitude tests conducted by vocational and general upper secondary education institutions can be affected by the spreading of coronavirus. See the website of the institutions in question for further information. If necessary, contact the institution directly.

Higher education institutions

The joint applications to higher education degree programmes 2021 are arranged normally.

Higher education institutions inform applicants on possible alterations to entrance exams on their own web pages, as well as possibly in other media outlets.

Universities

For information on student admission and entrance examinations for degree programmes included in the joint application for English-taught degree programmes, please see the programme description of the programme you have applied to.

Universities Finland (UNIFI) has gathered information on the special arrangements caused by the spreading of coronavirus on their web page. See the list of universities’ webpages for information (page in Finnish, information available in English)

Universities of applied sciences

For information on student admission and entrance examinations for degree programmes included in the joint application for English-taught degree programmes, please see the programme description of the programme you have applied to.

Student admissions for the joint application to degree programmes in Finnish and Swedish starting in March will be implemented through a certificate-based admission and an UAS entrance examination, which will be organised in exceptional circumstances due to the covid-19 pandemic. The exam will be arranged between 31 May and 9 June 2021 as a one-step in-person test in facilities designated by universities of applied sciences. The number of exam days has been increased to eight.