Research and Development

The starting point for Karelia University of Applied Sciences are the region, entrepreneurship and working life. Success grows from expertise and activity. 

The key area for the operations of Karelia UAS, i.e. ​​North Karelia, is a province facing structural changes, where regional development through education, RDI-activities and service activities are of particular importance. Karelia University of Applied Sciences is a central part of the regional innovation system. As a competent and innovative partner we want to be enhancing the success of the whole region. You, your company or community have a chance to benefit from the versatile and practical know-how, national and international networks and experience of Karelia University of Applied Sciences.

Internationality is part of all Karelia UAS activities. In our services to companies and communities, internationality becomes concrete through language skills, contacts, cooperation of academic institutions and business life, projects, and market surveys. We want to be among those who are building a better North Karelia. We welcome you to cooperate with us.