You will apply through your desired home university and be selected by both the home and the host university, and will be required to meet the minimum admission criteria for graduate studies at both universities.
If there are any questions related to the application or general requirements, please contact the local Transfor-M advisor.
Transfor-M application procedures at UEF
Every year 1-5 students from UEF will get the chance to study in Canada. Selection will favour students with strong academic records and experience and credentials, suggesting serious interest in international work.
Please see below the instructions how to apply for admission:
1) Apply for the study right at UEF through Studyinfo.fi between 3 - 17 January 2024 in case you wish to have UEF as the home university. For the instructions see here.
2) Students who have applied to Transfor-M programme as one of the Canadian universities as the home university and have been pre-selected to Transfor-M programme with UEF as the host university, will be informed how to apply for the study right at UEF in case selected to Transfor-M programme. In principle, students having UEF as the second-year host university in 2024-2025, will apply to UEF through Studyinfo.fi between 3 - 17 January 2024 as instructed below.
If there are any questions related to the application or general requirements at UEF, please contact the local Transfor-M advisor at UEF.
Instructions how to apply for the study right at UEF
The on-line application form must be filled in and the required enclosures need to be attached (in pdf format) with the on-line application. At the application state we require only scanned enclosures attached (uploaded) to the application form. Paper copies are not required during the application period. Please see further instructions and how to submit your application documents here. The recommendation letters can be attached with the online application form OR they can be sent by email directly to the programme coordinator, Ms. Marjoriitta Möttönen (email@example.com) by the referee.
The required enclosures are:
a. The scanned copy of the original degree certificate (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the degree certificate, see admission requirements below
b. The scanned copy of the original transcript of records (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the transcript of records, see admission requirements below
c. English language certificate, see admission requirements below
d. Two recommendation letters (use the templates: doc or pdf)
e. A copy of passport (not required from Finnish applicants)
f. Curriculum vitae
g. Possible document giving you an exemption from paying tuition fee In addition, as a part of the admission requirements, in the application form you will be requested to write a motivation letter (max. 1300 characters) and include information about your work experience (max. 500 characters) and international experience (max. 500 characters).
Application procedure step by step for the University of Eastern Finland
You will begin the application process on the national Studyinfo portal. Application form is available at studyinfo.fi only when the call for applications is open (3 - 17 January 2024 at 15:00 (GMT +2)).
Go to Studyinfo portal and begin the application here. You must fill in the online application and submit it with the required scanned enclosures. We will not process application documents that have arrived after the deadline. For more information about how to apply, please see the website of the Admissions Office of the University of Eastern Finland.
Application instructions in a nutshell
If you wish to have UEF as your home university (or your second-year host university will be UEF), you are advised to fill in the online application form and to make sure you have attached the required application enclosures (in pdf format). At the application state we require only scanned enclosures attached (uploaded) to the application form. Paper copies are not required during the application period.
Should you have any questions about completing your application, please contact our Admissions Office, firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. +358 29 445 8990.
In case you have questions concerning the application requirements, please contact Ms Marjoriitta Möttönen, email@example.com, tel. +358 (0) 50 442 3031.
Application documents will not be returned to the applicant.
Further information on application procedure at the University of Eastern Finland: Admission to Master's Degree Programmes.