How to apply?

The application period for 2019 intake begins on 1 November 2018 and lasts until 31 January 2019. Starting with admissions for studies beginning at the earliest in the fall of 2019, applicants will begin the application process on the national Studyinfo portal  where they can search for suitable programmes and begin the application. With one application form you can apply up to six (6) study programmes, and each applicant can only fill in one application form for the Master's programmes of the University of Eastern Finland (UEF). Please see an example of a page in Studyinfo showing a link to the application form.

After you submit your application you receive a confirmation email. This email includes a link for making changes to your application. Changes can be made until 31 January 2019.

Information concerning the documents you need for admissions is provided by the programme you are applying to and the Studyinfo portal. The list of required documents is also on the online application.

Once you have filled out the online application, required enclosures must be uploaded electronically to the application (recommended file types pdf and jpeg, max. file size 10 MB) until 14 February 2019 at 15.00 (GMT+2).  More information about how to submit documents will be updated by September.  Your application documents have to arrive by the given deadline. UEF does not process application documents that have arrived after the deadline.

Instructions in a nutshell

  • Check the website of the programme you are interested in and make sure you know the admission requirements. Sign up for a language test well in advance (TOEFL, IELTS, PTE), if required and/or necessary.
  • When the application period begins, fill out the online application form and make sure you have the required application enclosures.
  • Required enclosures must be uploaded electronically to the application (recommended file types pdf and jpeg, max. file size 10 MB). More information about how to submit documents will be updated by September. Please see more information on How to submit documents.

  • Make sure your application enclosuresre are uploaded by the given deadline at 15.00 (GMT+2).

Should you have any questions about completing your application and sending the documents to UEF, please contact our admissions office, admissions[at]uef.fi, tel. +358 29 445 8990.

Required enclosures

Application should include all the documents that are mentioned in the online application form. For more information, please see Required documents.