Application timetable 2019-2020

Joint application, autumn 2019

Application open for

  • Bachelor of Culture and Arts,
    Game Design, part-time studies
  • Bachelor of Business Administration,
    Wellbeing Management, full-time studies
    (apply with a degree completed in Finland)

Application submitted in Studyinfo.fi
during 4-18 September 2019 (by 3 pm Finnish time, EEST)

Enclosures to application submitted in Studyinfo.fi
by 25 September 2019 3 pm (Finnish time, EEST)

Wellbeing Management:

  • CV/Portfolio and motivation video submitted
    by 25 September 2019
  • Online interviews (for selected applicants)
    during 10-18 October 2019

Game Design:

  • Pre-task submitted by 4 November 2019
  • Entrance examination in Kouvola, Finland
    on 5 November 2019

Admission results published by 29 November 2019.

Study place confirmed and tuition fee paid
by 9 December 2019, 3 pm (Finnish time, EEST)

Studies begin in January 2020.

Direct application, autumn 2019

Application open for

  • Bachelor of Business Administration,
    Wellbeing Management, full-time studies
    (apply with a degree completed outside Finland)

Application submitted in Studyinfo.fi
during 4-20 September 2019 (by 3 pm Finnish time, EEST)

Enclosures to application submitted in Studyinfo.fi
by 25 September 2019 3 pm (Finnish time, EEST)

CV/Portfolio and motivation video submitted
by 25 September 2019

Online interviews (for selected applicants)
during 10-18 October 2019

Admission results published
by 31 October 2019.

Study place confirmed and tuition fee paid
by 9 December 2019, 3 pm (Finnish time, EEST)

Studies begin in January 2020.

Joint application, spring 2020

Application open for

Application submitted in Studyinfo.fi during
8 – 22 January 2020 (by 3 pm Finnish time, EET)

Enclosures to application submitted in Studyinfo.fi by 29 January 2020 (by 3 pm Finnish time, EET)

Student selection for Bachelor’s programmes

  • Entrance examinations outside Finland (FINNIPS) 10-15 March 2020
    • Please note: Not available for Digital International Business
  • Entrance examinations in Finland in April 2020
  • SAT test result to be delivered from the College Board by 8 April 2020

Student selection for Master’s programmes:
to be confirmed

Admission results published by 5 June 2020.

Study place confirmed and tuition fee paid
by 10 July 2020, 3 pm (Finnish time, EET)

Studies begin in August 2020.

Admission process

1. Study options
Find out about the study options. Studyinfo.fi provides information about all higher education study programmes in Finland. Info on programmes beginning in January 2020 is available in May 2019 and on programmes beginning in August 2020 by the end of September 2019.

2. Eligibility
Check what qualification you can apply with and note the requirement for work experience for Master’s studies. Information on the eligibility criteria on Xamk website

3. Tuition fees
If you are not a citizen of an EU/EEA country, you might be required to pay tuition fees for the studies. Check your liability to pay on Studyinfo.fi before applying! Information on the tuition fees and the scholarship scheme at Xamk can be found on our website.

4. Application form and required documents
Submit your application the application period on Studyinfo.fi. Note that the application closes on the last application day at 3 pm Finnish time. Attach the necessary documents to the application. See detailed instructions on our website.

5. Pre-tasks, entrance examination(s) and/or SAT test results
The student selection may be based on pre-tasks, entrance examinations and/or interviews. Check the programme-specific instructions at Xamk!

It is also possible to apply with SAT test results instead of taking the entrance exam on some degree programmes. Information on applying with SAT test results to Xamk

6. Be prepared for the admission: plan your finances and other practical matters well in advance.
– Read about the tuition fees for non-EU/EEA citizens at Xamk
– Find out about the requirements for a student residence permit on website for the Finnish Immigration Service

7. Confirm the offered study place and enrol as student according to instructions given in the admission letter. Notices of admission are sent by email.

8. Welcome to study at Xamk!
Follow the instructions on the admission notice for confirming your study place, paying the tuition fee (if required) and enrolling for the studies. Information for new students on Xamk website

 

See steps in the admission process on Applicant’s checklist:

Applicant’s checklist (pdf)

Eligibility and admissions criteria

Who can apply? How are the students selected?

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Submitting application and documents

Where is the application form submitted? What documents are required?

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Entrance examinations and pre-tasks

When and where can you take the entry exam? What pre-tasks are there?

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Applying with the SAT results

How can you apply with the SAT?

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Tuition fees and scholarships

How much are the fees for students outside the EU/EEA? What scholarships are there?

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Statistics

How many applicants were there last year? What were the lowest accepted scores for admission?

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Transfer application

How to transfer to Xamk from another Finnish higher education institution?

More information

From open path to degree studies

How to apply on the basis of studies completed at Open UAS in Finland?

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Renewed right to study

How to finish your incomplete degree at Xamk?

More information

Quota for first-time applicants

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One study place per semester provision

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FAQ about applying

Answers to most commonly asked questions about applying

See the FAQs here

Studying at Xamk

Academic calendar, Study guide, Computer for studies, Campuses

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Admission Services

Contact information

Tel. +358 44 702 8752 (Kouvola) or
+358 50 312 5031 (Mikkeli)
admissions@xamk.fi

 

 

Postal and visiting addresses

South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences / Admission Services

Paraatikenttä 7, 45100 Kouvola, Finland or
Patteristonkatu 3X, 50100 Mikkeli, Finland

Office hours: Mon, Wed-Fri 9 am – 3 pm, Tue 9 am 2.30 pm.

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