Campuses of Karelia UAS

The campuses of Karelia University of Applied Science operate on two locations in Joensuu. The campuses are multi-field learning and devel­opment environ­ments that enable study possi­bil­ities across the bound­aries of different degree programmes.

At the Wärtsilä Campus Inter­na­tional Business, Business Economics, Tourism, Forestry and Engineering students work towards their profes­sional future. At Tikkarinne Campus, Social and Health Care, and Media students are building their careers. Tikkarinne is located close to the city hospital in Niinivaara. 

The campuses are near to each other and easily reached by walk or bicycle. At our campuses, you will enjoy relaxed and warm learning environment and be part of our supportive community.  You can easily access our campuses from all parts of the city by bike and bus.

Our campuses are modern; the wireless internet access as well as group work and computing facil­ities enable you to study efficiently. Our campus facil­ities offer versatile places for independent studies. Also, our students’ safety is our priority: The security system operates around the clock and is flexible enough to allow students work on campus premises as late as 9 pm in the evening.

Karelia UAS 360

The library is located in Tikkarinne Campus with a silent study room and studying desks. Collec­tions of the library consist of books, theses, newspapers and journals, both printed and electronic. Our librarians support students in making searches and loans.

The Campus restau­rants provide you with warm and affordable breakfast, lunch and snacks at low student prices: At Wärtsilä Campus you will find Restaurant Wire.

Student Health Care is always available for degree students for a reasonable annual fee. For more detailed infor­mation, please check at Student Health Care.

Locations of Karelia UAS campuses on map

Parking at Wärtsilä campus