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Student exchange is allowed in the spring semester [article]

The University of Eastern Finland has decided to: allow student exchange (both incoming and outgoing) for the spring semester while observing the guidelines issued by the university, the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, and the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, as well as the guidelines of the destination countries and host institutions; and make […]

Cancellation of student exchanges and traineeships abroad in the autumn semester 2020 [article]

University of Eastern Finland has decided to cancel all student exchanges and traineeships abroad in the autumn semester 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, this means that planned exchange periods and traineeships abroad cannot be carried out. The students who applied for the autumn semester 2020 received a bulletin via email on Thursday, 28 […]

Most of the University of Eastern Finland’s teaching will be offered online in the autumn semester 2020 [article]

Teaching at the University of Eastern Finland will continue to be organised online throughout the autumn semester 2020.  However, laboratory courses, field courses, internships deemed necessary, and other teaching that is impossible or unreasonably hard to organise online, can be offered as in-person teaching. In addition, in-person teaching can also be organised for new students […]

Apply for student exchange for the spring semester 2021! [article]

The second calls for applications for Erasmus+, FIRST+, Nordlys/Nordplus, and bilateral student exchange in the spring semester 2021 is open until Sunday, 31 May at 11.59 p.m. (23.59). At this first stage of application, applicants submit an exchange application to UEF to be accepted as a UEF candidate for exchange (internal call for applications). This […]

Student exchange application period and info sessions [article]

The next application period for outgoing student exchange opens 1-31 May 2022! During the May application period, degree students at the University of Eastern Finland may apply for student exchange in the spring semester 2023. Exchange programmes available for application in this application period are Erasmus+, Nordlys, and bilateral exchange. Students may apply for a […]

University of Eastern Finland to introduce digital degree certificates – what will change and why? [article]

The University of Eastern Finland will introduce digital degree certificates as of 1 August 2022. From that date on, traditional degree certificates printed out on paper will no longer be routinely issued. The digital format makes it faster for students to get their certificate, easier to keep it safe, and better supports modern job-seeking. The […]

Telephone consultation from study psychologists in May and June 2022 [article]

It is possible to consult the study psychologists still during the spring semester. Send a contact request via text message, and the study psychologist will call you during the consultation hours. Include your whole name and your student number in the text message. You can also directly call the study psychologists during the following consultation […]

Tuition fees and waivers [page]

Tuition fee paymentsThe annual fee is paid in two equal instalments per academic year. If you are required to pay for tuition you must pay at least one instalment of the fee before the studies start. The payment due dates are: for autumn semester – 31 July for spring semester – 30 November UEF will […]

TFK programme [page]

TFK is short for Team Finland Knowledge. In the TFK programme, Finnish higher education institutions may apply for funding for e.g. mobility projects with the TFK target regions and countries. UEF is coordinating and participating in several TFK projects in 2021-2023. For more information about the TFK programme, please check the website of EDUFI. UEF […]

Kuopio Campus Christmas Party moved online due to the coronavirus situation [article]

The traditional Kuopio Campus Christmas Party on 15 December 2021 will be moved online because the coronavirus situation in the North-Savo region has deteriorated, and the Regional State Administrative Agency for Eastern Finland has imposed a restriction on public gatherings. A link to the live stream event will be updated in the events calendar in […]