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SavoniaStart-event for new students

Friday, 30 August, 2019 - 12:00
Microkatu Campus, Microkatu 1, Kuopio

Welcome to start the Academic Year at Microkatu Campus and restaurant Wanha Satama! SavoniaStart is an annual get-together event and start of the academic year where we welcome new students to Savonia!

The day holds a lot of activities, important information about studying at Savonia, inspiring speakers and fun festivities.

Program 30.8.2019

at 12.00 Exploring the information stands at campusheart of Microkatu Campus

at 13.00 Opening for the Academic Year, welcoming words and interesting speeches at Seminar Hall (H-222)

at 14.30 Moving to the Kuopio Market Place (by foot) with tutors

at 15.15 Welcoming words, the City of Kuopio

at 16.00 Buffet at Wanha Satama

at 17.00 SavoniaStart-cruises start

Buses to Iisalmi city start from the harbour at 17.15 and 18.45. The bus to Varkaus city starts at 18.45.


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.