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Joint application for higher education in autumn 2019: the application period 4 Sep at 08.00 to 18 Sep at 15.00 (UTC/GMT+2).
Please submit your application before the end of the application period. Check available study options.

 


Universities of applied sciences and universities charge a tuition fee from Bachelor’s or Master’s level students studying in languages other than Finnish or Swedish.
EU/EEA area and Swiss citizens are not subject to the charge. Read more on tuition fees.

 

Natural Sciences

With a qualification in the field of Natural Sciences (basic vocational qualification, vocational qualification and special vocational qualification) you will gain the competencies needed in work positions that work in an environment close to nature. You can work in tasks in the field of environmental care and versatile utilisation of nature. Bioindustries provide new economic possibilities in the field.

Where to work and what to do? 

The field of Natural Sciences provide work in, for example, environmental care, nature tourism and reindeer husbandry in rural areas of the country. If you decide to specialise in nature and environment guidance, you can work for various organisation, nature schools and wellness companies. The field is also somewhat dependent on entrepreneurs. New challenges in the field include nature tourism and the marketing and productisation of natural products.

Requirements: As a professional in the field of Natural Sciences you will have a strong competence in the sustainable use of nature and environment.

Admission: You can apply to basic vocational education either in the spring joint application or in the flexible admission throughout the year. You can apply to all vocational qualifications via the flexible admission.