Required documents

Download your attachments to the application form in pdf/jpg/png -format. If you cannot upload your attachments online please contact the admissions office for further instructions, admissions(at)uef.fi. The attachments have to be submitted no later than January 29, 2020 at 15:00 pm (GMT+2).

  • Completed application form (online)
  • The original degree certificate (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the degree certificate (scanned document)
  • The original transcript of records (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the transcript of records. The transcript should include the course units, their completion time, grades and credits awarded, and information on the grading scale used at the institution (scanned document)
  • Scanned copy of the identification page of your passport (not required from Finnish applicants)
  • Certificate or proof of English language skills. (See admission requirements) 
  • Motivational letter describing your educational goals at the University of Eastern Finland. In the motivational letter the applicant should describe the reasons for applying to the programme, which specialization he/she is interested in (inorganic, organic, materials, physical chemistry), any relevant previous experience and future career or educational plans, for example plans to continue on to Ph.D. research
  • At least two letters of recommendation from your previous academic instructors. Link to the reference letter
  • Curriculum Vitae