What would you like to study at UEF?
The University of Eastern Finland (UEF) offers three Bachelor's degree programmes and a great variety of Master’s degree programmes taught in English, as well as non-degree programmes that cater, in particular, to the needs of exchange students. Many of our Master’s degree students stay on board at UEF to continue their studies in our doctoral programmes.
I believe I have found the best option for building my career and academic path by choosing UEF.
Saima Thakur, Student, Master’s Degree Programme in Public Health
Interdisciplinary solutions for a sustainable future
The University of Eastern Finland’s high standard of interdisciplinary research provides solutions to global challenges and builds a sustainable future. Our research is based on open science that makes an impact.
Our versatile research environments enable a high standard of scientific research at the UEF.
UEF Connect is the University of Eastern Finland's expert search service where you can find information about our research themes, research groups and researchers.
Latest research news
FIBTRA symposium presents the latest findings in brain tumour diagnostics and treatment in Kuopio on 31.8.-1.9.2023
The symposium is open to all scientists and clinicians who are interested in brain tumour research. It is free-of-charge for Ph.D. students enrolled in any doctoral programme at UEF, but there are only limited seats available.
Collaboration is key to creating a culture that supports children’s behaviour in early childhood education
In order to support children in their behavioural challenges in the right way, the entire environment of ECEC, and the ECEC community, must commit to the change of pedagogical practices and understand its significance.
Effective and responsible collaboration
The University of Eastern Finland engages in responsible and impactful collaboration in education and research. We contribute to global and local development, produce services to cater to the needs of our partners, and bring science to the public through our science events that are open to everyone.
We are UEF
The University of Eastern Finland (UEF) is an international, participatory and inclusive scientific community.
We have four faculties: the Philosophical Faculty, the Faculty of Science, Forestry and Technology, the Faculty of Health Sciences, and the Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies.
Our campuses are located in Joensuu and Kuopio.