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Microkatu Campus

Microkatu Campus is the main campus for many of our functions. Technopolis Microkatu is a Kuopio Landmark. Microkatu creates excellent networking opportunities for the approximately 150 companies, one of them being Savonia UAS. The campus area offers modern and high-quality facilities for student, library, and restaurant services.

Savonia combines different fields of education on its Microkatu campus in Kuopio, where health professions coexist with tourism and hospitality, business and administration, and also with engineering. Both the teaching staff experts and students of these fields collaborate in education and R&D&I activities together with the partners in working life. The multidisciplinary and international campus has an active role in the development of the private and public sector organisations in the area.

Education on Microkatu campus

Multiskilled experts are always needed! Educational opportunities provided on the campus are versatile: students can take various Bachelor- and Master-level degrees and deepen their professional knowledge in specialised and Open University studies and on other courses of continuing and further education.
All those interested in the degree programmes offered are welcome to visit Microkatu campus. Should you prefer an information session in your own organisation, our experts will be happy to visit you and tell about our education, studies, application procedures and entrance requirements.

RDI activities

RDI activities on Microkatu campus meet the challenges of working life. We actively develop know-how and competence of the region with our multi-field network of partners. Furthermore, students’ final projects and other project-form studies are an integral part of our research and development.

International activities

On Microkatu campus we place special emphasis on developing the scope of internationality. The various forms of international activities include student and trainee exchange, staff and expert exchange, intensive courses abroad, and international R&D projects. Our extensive network of international partners covers European countries and stretches all the way to China and the USA.



Mail address: PL 6, FI-70201 KUOPIO, FINLAND
Street address: Microkatu 1, FI-70210 KUOPIO, FINLAND
tel. +35817 255 6000
fax. +35817 255 5014


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.