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Bachelor's Degree Programme in Nursing
Study places available: 10

Student selection of Nursing is based on the pretask and the interview. Instructions for pretask will be published on this website by the end of  November 2017. Pretask includes questions from an article, which is available during the application period.

Pretask must be submitted to Savonia UAS Admission Services by 24 January 2018 by 12 pm Finnish time. 20 eligible applicants who got the highest score from the pretask will be invited to interview. Interviews are arranged during 20 and 21 March 2018 by using Skype. Interview consists of topics such as the motivation and ethical issues, social skills, learning abilities and English language skills of the applicant.

Savonia UAS is not co-operating with other UASs and therefore the result of the pretask and the interview is accepted only at Savonia UAS. Savonia UAS will not accept the entrance exam result of any other UAS.

 

Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Study places available: 15

Student selection of Mechanical Engineering is based on either the SAT test or the entrance exam:

  • 8 students are selected on the basis of the SAT test result
  • 7 students are selected on the basis of the entrance exam result

An applicant can participate to the student selection in both ways by taking the SAT test and the entrance exam.

Entrance exam

All eligible applicants will be invited to the entrance exam. An applicant must inform on the application form where he / she will participate the entrance.
Entrance exam of Mechanical Engineering is arranged on 11 April 2018 in

  • Kuopio (Finland)
  • Petrozavodsk (Russia)
  • Shanghai (China)

More information on the content of the entrance exam will be published on this website by the end of November 2017.

Savonia UAS is not co-operating with other UASs and therefore the result of the entrance exam is accepted only at Savonia UAS. Savonia UAS will not accept the entrance exam result of any other UAS.
 

SAT test

Savonia UAS requires a minimum score of 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and 400 from Mathematics. Only new SAT scores taken after 1 March 2016 are accepted. Please note that SAT Subject Tests are not accepted. The SAT test result must be available at the Savonia UAS Admission Services by 13 April 2018. Please read more from Savonia UAS website

 

Bachelor of Engineering, Internet of Things (IoT)
Study places available: 15

Student selection of IoT is based on either the SAT test or the entrance exam:

  • 8 students are selected on the basis of the SAT test result
  • 7 students are selected on the basis of the entrance exam result

An applicant can participate to the student selection in both ways by taking the SAT test and the entrance exam.
 

Entrance exam

All eligible applicants will be invited to the entrance exam. An applicant must inform on the application form where he / she will participate the entrance.
Entrance exam of IoT is arranged on 11 April 2018 in

  • Kuopio (Finland)
  • Petrozavodsk (Russia)
  • Shanghai (China)

More information on the content of the entrance exam will be published on this website by the end of November 2017.

Savonia UAS is not co-operating with other UASs and therefore the result of the entrance exam is accepted only at Savonia UAS. Savonia UAS will not accept the entrance exam result of any other UAS.
 

SAT test

Savonia UAS requires a minimum score of 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and 400 from Mathematics. Only new SAT scores taken after 1 March 2016 are accepted. Please note that SAT Subject Tests are not accepted. The SAT test result must be available at the Savonia UAS Admission Services by 13 April 2018. Please read more from Savonia UAS website

 

Bachelor of Business Administration, International Business
Study places available: 20

Student selection of International Business is based on either the SAT test or the entrance exam:

  • 10 students are selected on the basis of the SAT test result
  • 10 students are selected on the basis of the entrance exam result

An applicant can participate to the student selection in both ways by taking the SAT test and the entrance exam.

Entrance exam

All eligible applicants will be invited to the entrance exam. An applicant must inform on the application form where he / she will participate the entrance.
Entrance exam of International Business is arranged on 10 April 2018 in

  • Kuopio (Finland)
  • Petrozavodsk (Russia)
  • Shanghai (China)

Structure of the Entrance Examination:

  • Written part 1: Essay (min. 3/max. 10 points)
  • Written part 2: Multiple-choice questions (min. 2/max. 6 points)
  • Written part 3: Mathematics and Logic (min. 3/max. 8 points)
  • Spoken part: Group discussion after the written exam (min. 4/max. 16 points)

The total duration of the written parts 1-3 of the International Business entrance examination will be 3 hours. In addition, there will be a 30-minute group discussion (=spoken part) after the written part. The entrance exam is not based on pre-reading material. Part of the entrance examination (essay and multiple-choice questions) is based on reading comprehension and/or analysis of a set of articles which the applicants are given during the examination.

Applicants must pass all the parts of the examination in order to be selected for admission. Applicants scoring below the minimum points for any of the sections will fail the exam.

Savonia UAS is not co-operating with other UASs and therefore the result of the entrance exam is accepted only at Savonia UAS. Savonia UAS will not accept the entrance exam result of any other UAS.
 

SAT test

Savonia UAS requires a minimum score of 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and 400 from Mathematics. Only new SAT scores taken after 1 March 2016 are accepted. Please note that SAT Subject Tests are not accepted. The SAT test result must be available at the Savonia UAS Admission Services by 13 April 2018. Please read more from Savonia UAS website

 

If you have any questions related to applying, please contact the Admission services.

 

Savonia UAS Admission services
admissions@savonia.fi

Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Admission services
P.O. Box 6 (Microkatu 1)
FI-70201 KUOPIO
FINLAND

 

Savonia UAS

Savonia is one of Finland's biggest and most versatile universities of applied sciences. Our campuses are situated in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus. There are almost 6000 students and 600 employees at Savonia. In education we implement Open Innovation Space (OIS), where we combine learning, development, research, and teaching.

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