1. Application period 1 - 11 September 2009. Online application closes on 11 September at 4.15 pm Finnish time (+2 hrs GMT). Copies of relevant non-Finnish certificates and authorised translations of them and proof of language skills when applicable must arrive by post by 18 September at the latest, faxed or scanned copies are not accepted. Paper application forms must arrive by 11 September at 4.15 pm Finnish time at the latest to the polytechnic/UAS of the applicant's first choice.
2. Entrance examinations are held between 21 and 30 October 2009
3. Polytechnics/UAS announce the results by 27 November 2009
4. Admitted students must confirm their study places by 11 December 2009 at 4.15 pm Finnish time at the latest.
Application results for degree programmes starting in spring 2010 will be sent by mail to the students by 27 November 2009 at the latest. In addition to the letter of admittance, the student will receive a confirmation form. It is imperative that the student submits the confirmation form to the higher education institution in which he/she wishes to study by 11 December 2009 at 4.15 pm Finnish time at the latest, otherwise the student will forfeit the study place.
Confirmation of the study place is binding and cannot be altered or cancelled.
If you have applied to several degree programmes, please wait until you have received all the admission results. Once you have received all the results, select your study place and return the confirmation form. A student forfeits his/her study place, if the confirmation form arrives at the higher education institution after the set date