Search Results: identification

Multi-factor authentication will be deployed for students [article]

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) will be deployed to the staff and students of UEF in phases by June 2021. MFA enables reliable identification of the Office 365 users of the university and prevents the phishing and abuse of usernames. Read more: https://studentuef.sharepoint.com/sites/newscenter/SitePages/Multi-factor-authentication-will-be-deployed-for-staff%2C-students%2C-and-other-groups-during-years-2020-2021.aspx (new tab).

Visa and residence permit [page]

Passport In general, a foreign citizen must carry a valid passport in order to enter Finland. Finland is a Schengen country (the link opens up in a new tab) and usually the checks at the common borders have been abolished. But under special conditions the border check can be introduced. The Schengen Area consists of […]

Moodle [page]

Student’s Moodle environment Moodle is an online learning environment that includes e.g. course materials, assignments and discussion areas. The University of Eastern Finland uses several Moodle environments. The teacher in charge of the course will tell you where to find the course and what is the key required for the course. UEF-Moodle (opens in a […]

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) [page]

Note! 1 August this guidance will change in accordance with the general principles of competence recognition (in Finnish only). Recognition of prior learning (RPL) refers to a set of practices and procedures that can be used to assess the prior learning of the student and to approve that learning as part of the student’s studies. […]