Search Results: academic-study-skills

Study regulations [page]

1 January 2021 I General Section 1. Scope of application of the Study Regulations Under Section 14 of the Universities Act (558/2009), the Board of the University of Eastern Finland has, on 14 December 2020, adopted the following Study Regulations which are applied at the university, alongside the provisions laid down in acts, decrees and […]

Studies for exchange students [page]

Courses for Exchange Students UEF offers a lot of courses which can be completed entirely in English. These studies are offered for the incoming exchange students and the visiting students on both campuses in Joensuu and in Kuopio. Please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic changes in course offerings (such as transferring courses into online […]

University glossary [page]

Academic quarter-hour? Demo? Faculty? For the definitions of these and many other words and concepts related to university life, see this vocabulary. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W Y  A Ablaut ry is the subject association for students of […]

Requirements of doctoral studies and study plan [page]

For doctoral degree, you have to complete studies worth of 30 to 50 credit points depending on your doctoral programme. The majority of studies are discipline-specific studies, and the minority transferable skills studies, which are typically 5-15 credit points depending on your doctoral programme. The studies will be specified in a personal study plan, which […]

University study skills [page]

University study skills Effective study skills are an important element in achieving academic success. Studying at a Finnish university may differ considerably from studying in some other country, and international students may discover that they need to adapt their study habits to be able to meet the academic requirements. Academic freedom is one of the […]

University Study Skills 8031003, 1 cp [page]

Hi there new student! Are you looking for support to get your studies started? Would you like to learn new study skills to enhance your learning? What does it actually take to study at a Finnish university? Where to get help if you feel home sick or stressed? University Study Skills (8031003, 1 CP) The […]

UEF trainee [article]

The University of Eastern Finland, UEF, is one of the largest multidisciplinary universities in Finland. We offer education in nearly one hundred major subjects and are home to approximately 15,500 students and 2,700 members of staff. We operate in Joensuu and Kuopio. In international rankings, we are ranked among the leading universities in the world. We are […]

Ethical guidelines for teaching and studying [page]

The ethical guidelines for teaching and studying at the University of Eastern Finland contain: 1. Procedure in cases of suspected fraud (from 29th of January 2021) 2. Remote supervision of exams 3. Principles of publicity in remote university teaching   The ethical guidelines for teaching and studying at the University of Eastern Finland also include […]

University Computing Skills 8031006, 2 cp [page]

Effective study skills are an important element in achieving academic success. Studying at a Finnish university may differ considerably from studying in some other country, and international students may discover that they need to adapt their study habits to be able to meet the academic requirements. University Computing Skills (8031006, 2 CP) course helps you […]

Self-study facilities [page]

Access to the computer classrooms is with an access badge only, and the university’s guidelines relating to safety and hygiene must be followed in all facilities. The self-study facilities are available for quiet studying, group working, and for passing time. Below are the self-study facilities in Joensuu and Kuopio campuses. Joensuu Help desk Oppari, Carelia […]