Welcome to Karelia University of Applied Sciences


The path to a great future is paved with skills and expertise. The Karelia University of Applied Sciences is proud to be part of this development by training skilled professionals. We offer excellent conditions for internationally oriented business students who strive with us to be the experts of the future.

At the Karelia University of Applied Sciences, all students work closely with local companies and with other educational institutions on exciting research and development projects. Each student builds a solid grounding in their field throughout their studies. The curriculum is customized to each student’s own preferences and needs, and is supplemented through close contact with prospective employers. A degree from the Karelia University of Applied Sciences degree will give you the professional skills you need for a rewarding future.

Our Bright World

Students 3696
Staff 287
Awarded degrees 728
Student satisfaction rate 81 %

Our Bright World's International Students

Degree Students 100
Incoming exchange students/year 100
Outgoing exchange students/year 150


President, Ph.D. adjunct professot
Petri Raivo
tel. +358 50 310 9749