Bac­he­lor’s Degrees

Bac­he­lor’s Degrees

Uni­ver­si­ties of Applied Sciences are ins­ti­tu­tions that, toget­her with uni­ver­si­ties, offer hig­her educa­tion. UAS gra­dua­tes are pro­fes­sio­nal­ly orien­ted experts in their own fields. Stu­dies are based on the newest theo­re­tical know­led­ge and, simul­ta­neous­ly, they are strongly orien­ta­ted towards wor­king life. The acqui­red skills are applicable alrea­dy during the stu­dies in pro­jects car­ried out in wor­king life, various assign­ments, the­sis and the com­pul­so­ry prac­tical training.Karelia UAS offers Degree Pro­gram­me in Inter­na­tio­nal Busi­ness con­duc­ted in English. Many cour­ses in the Fin­nish degree pro­gram­mes are also con­duc­ted in English.

The struc­tu­re and dura­tion of stu­dies

A UAS degree con­sists of com­mon core stu­dies, comple­men­ta­ry stu­dies, prac­tical trai­ning and a the­sis. It takes 3.5—4.5 years to take a degree and its sco­pe is degree-speci­fic: 210 ECTS cre­dits (3.5 years), 240 ECTS cre­dits (4 years). A student’s work load is approxi­ma­te­ly 60 ECTS cre­dits per year.