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Study regulations [page]

1 August 2019 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 21 May 2019, adopted the following Study Regulations which are applied at the university, alongside the provisions laid down in acts, decrees and… Continue Reading Study regulations

Studies for exchange students [page]

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 environment) are possible at… Continue Reading Studies for exchange students

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… Continue Reading University glossary

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… Continue Reading University study skills

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… Continue Reading UEF trainee

Study skills and techniques [page]

Key learning skills are the skills of writing, reading, information acquisition and time management. It is also important to learn the skills and self-control of learning, the ability to work, and plan studies independently. Self-knowledge is a good help: what are your strengths and  weaknesses in studying skills? Where are you good at, and what… Continue Reading Study skills and techniques

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… Continue Reading Self-study facilities