Diploma Programmes in Energy Envi­ron­men­tal Engi­neer­ing Tran­si­tion and Forestry Envi­ron­men­tal Science

Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences Diploma train­ing programmes aim to supple­ment students with skills or degrees already acquired or further train­ing relat­ing to work done in their home countries.

The programmes are onsite, one-year, and consists of 60 ECTS.


The appli­cant will either a) be a Bach­e­lor level student who have completed at least two years of studies by the end of the appli­ca­tion period, Master level or Doctoral level student in a rele­vant field, OR b) have grad­u­ated from Bach­e­lor, Master or Doctoral level studies in a rele­vant field. 

Eligi­bil­ity crite­ria for Energy Envi­ron­men­tal Engi­neer­ing Tran­si­tion Diploma Programme

The rele­vant fields of study include:

  • Energy and envi­ron­men­tal technology
  • Busi­ness management
  • Busi­ness and entrepreneurship
  • Agribusi­ness management
  • Agri­cul­tural economics
  • Agrotech­nol­ogy
  • Envi­ron­men­tal Sciences
  • Inter­na­tional Devel­op­ment Management
  • Other fields of study may be consid­ered based on the field of study and contents of the degree

Eligi­bil­ity crite­ria for Forestry Envi­ron­men­tal Science Diploma Programme

The rele­vant fields of study include:

  • Forestry
  • Other fields of study may be consid­ered based on the field of study and contents of the degree

Admis­sion criteria

  • English language proficiency
  • Adequate learn­ing skills
  • Good educa­tional achievements

Appli­cants will be invited for online interviews.


You can apply directly by contact­ing us at [email protected] or apply through our agents. When filling in the appli­ca­tion link provided by our agent, you have to demon­strate your eligi­bil­ity by required certifi­cates. The required certifi­cates have to be uploaded to your appli­ca­tion the deadline.

  • An appli­ca­tion of admis­sion in English
  • A photo­copy of passport
  • A copy of certi­fied two-year of study acad­e­mic records from the associated/applicable degree program OR a copy of certi­fied whole associated/applicable degree program certifi­cate and acad­e­mic records
  • English profi­ciency certifi­cate (if applicable)

Note! If the acad­e­mic records are not in English, also attach its offi­cial certi­fied trans­la­tion. The offi­cial trans­la­tion needs to have translator´s signa­ture and stamp.

You need to upload all of the above required docu­ments to your appli­ca­tion. Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences screens, possi­bly inter­views, and accepts qual­i­fied students based on programme criteria.

For further infor­ma­tion, please contact:

  • Forestry, Energy and Envi­ron­men­tal Engi­neer­ing, Busi­ness Infor­ma­tion Tech­nol­ogy Inter­na­tional Coor­di­na­tor, Ms Kaija Saramäki, at [email protected] OR
  • Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences Global Educa­tion Officer, Ms. Katri Truong, at [email protected]
  • Our agents

RG Inter­na­tional

Euro­pean Study Centre

Indo European

KC Over­seas


Appli­ca­tion deadline

15.02.2024-10.03.2024 for Autumn 2024 study programmes

Study fee and special issues

As of 1.5.2023, Karelia Univer­sity of Applied Sciences Diploma programme study fee is 7500 euros.

The study fee refund is under Karelia UAS updated poli­cies concern­ing special tuition fee issues.