- Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Please note that Savonia University of Applied Sciences does not provide accommodation for incoming students. Admitted students and visitors can apply for a rental apartment at KUOPAS or TEKMA.
KUOPAS provides accommodation for students and their families (spouses and children) in the Kuopio area. Kuopas has 40 apartment buildings around the town situated 0.5 - 10 km from the city center. Please notice that a monthly bus ticket costs about 50 euros, which you might have to add to the living costs.
Tel: +358 02 710 9740 or
+358 20 710 9741 (abroad)
017 264 0700 (within Finland)
Fax: +358 17 264 0755 (abroad)
017 264 0755 (within Finland)
How to apply? In order to apply for a room or an apartment fill in the application
form on the Internet: http://www.kuopas.fi
Tekman Tuki ry / Tekman Tuki Association
Tekman Tuki association rents rooms and apartments
for students of Savonia University of Applied Sciences
(mainly for students in the School of Engineering and Technology).
Tekman Tuki ry
Retkeilijäntie 1 D 2
Tel: +358 17 2822 831 (abroad)
017 2822 831 (within Finland)
Fax: +358 17 2825 359 (abroad)
017 2825 359 (within Finland)
How to apply? In order to apply for a room or an apartment fill in the application form on the Internet: http://www.tekmantuki.fi/
Rooms and apartments are situated in the Puijonlaakso area about 1,5 km from the School of Engineering and Technology, Kuopio. Most apartments are designed for two to three students who share a kitchen and a bathroom. There are also apartments for couples and families. All rooms are rented without furniture.
Students arriving in Varkaus should ask about the accommodation from the Housing Office of Varkaus town and make a reservation for a room after he/she has been granted a visa to Finland. Students who study inVarkaus, can apply for apartments from Wartalo Kodit Oy. You can fill in the application form on the internet, http://www.wartalo.fi. There are plenty of privately rented apartments available in Varkaus. You can get more information on these apartments from Student Affairs Office and notice boards.