Category: Announcements

  • Apply to Karelia UAS Webi­nars, Autumn 2021

    Are you inter­ested in study­ing for bachelor’s degree in Finland? – Welcome to hear about your study possi­bil­i­ties at Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences!  Join our Inter­na­tional Student Recruit­ment Webi­nars to find out what study­ing at Karelia UAS is like, how to apply, expenses and schol­ar­ship possi­bil­i­ties, and most impor­tantly, why you should choose Karelia…


  • Pop up -stand in Pride week in Karelia campuses

    There will be equal­ity and diver­sity themed pop up -stand on 23rd of Septem­ber from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in the lobby of Wärt­silä campus and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the lobby of Tikkarinne campus. At the pop up -stand you can eval­u­ate the Equal­ity and Diver­sity Plan of Karelia. At the stand you can famil­iar­ize your­self with the LGBTQI+ themed mate­r­ial (mostly in Finnish).  There will also be Pride flag­ging…


  • 23.9. Walk-in corona vacci­na­tions for students and staff members

    Siun Sote and Karelia UAS are arrang­ing a walk-in corona vacci­na­tion event on Wärt­silä campus, class­rooms 026b and 026c, on Thurs­day 23th Septem­ber 2021 as follows:  at 9:00-11:00:              1st and 2nd doses at 12:30-14:30:           1st and 2nd doses In the walk-in vacci­na­tion event, the vaccines are given without an appoint­ment in the order of arrival. There will be Moderna…


  • Virtual opening cere­mony of Karelia UAS acad­e­mic year 2021-2022

    Karelia UAS opens its acad­e­mic year 2021-2022 today, on Thurs­day, 2nd Septem­ber 20201online. The live webcast on Karelia UAS YouTube channel starts at 1pm. – Common cele­bra­tions and rituals in differ­ent times of year are impor­tant for our students and employ­ees in the process of creat­ing our higher educa­tion commu­nity. The event provides a fantas­tic start for…


  • Walk-in corona vacci­na­tions for students and staff members of Karelia UAS

    Siun Sote and Karelia UAS are arrang­ing a walk-in corona vacci­na­tion event on Wärt­silä campus, class­rooms 026b and 026c, on Wednes­day 8th Septem­ber 2021 from 9:00 to 14.30 . 1st and 2nd dosesIn the walk-in vacci­na­tion event, the vaccines are given without an appoint­ment in the order of arrival. There will be 200 Comir­naty vaccines…


  • Karelia campuses will be opened in August 2021

    We will open the campuses of Karelia in August 2021 and return to in person instruc­tion as widely as possible. We will ensure regular in person instruc­tion to all groups and students. We will in partic­u­lar stress contact lessons for students begin­ning their studies this coming autumn and those who began their studies during the…


  • Spring 2021 Grad­u­a­tion Ceremony

    Welcome to Spring 2021 Grad­u­a­tion Cere­mony at Karelia UAS on Friday 28th May 2021 at 2pm. The grad­u­a­tion cere­mony will be held online. Follow the stream here. Host is Katja Kervi­nen, our second-year Degree Programme in Media student. Programme Speech Pres­i­dent Petri RaivoGreet­ings from Student Union POKAMusicGrad­u­ates speechesPledge of Grad­u­ate Nurses MusicSummer Hymn


  • Record-high student satis­fac­tion at Karelia UAS

    Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences collects annual feed­back from its students. Accord­ing to the feed­back survey conducted this year, the student satis­fac­tion of degree students at Karelia UAS is very good (80 %). The feed­back ques­tion­naire was answered by first-year, second-year, third-year and fourth-year Bachelor’s degree students and first-year Master’s degree students. – Since all…


  • Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences devel­ops student well-being

    As a result of the Korona pandemic, previ­ously active student commu­ni­ties have changed dramat­i­cally due to the increase in distance educa­tion and restric­tions on meeting. The number of credits and degrees in degree educa­tion has increased and the number of persons having completed less than 20 credits per year has decreased. Based on the key…


  • Karelia UAS is looking for Inter­na­tional Officer

    Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences is looking for INTERNATIONAL OFFICERfor the dura­tion of the job alter­na­tion leave for 1.8.-31.12.2021. The substi­tute must be an unem­ployed jobseeker. Inter­na­tion­al­ity is one of the strate­gic aims of Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Science (Karelia). Karelia2030 strat­egy iden­ti­fies five main areas to work with and develop until 2030 to meet…