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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 […]

Forms for incoming exchange students [page]

Departure Information Form (pdf) All the exchange students and trainees should fill out this form and return it to the International Mobility Services before leaving. We cannot send the transcript of studies to you if you haven’t returned this form. Changes to Study Period (doc) Fill out this form if you change the length of […]

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 […]

Career planning [page]

Career and Counselling Services offers an online course on Career Planning 1130007. The course aims to give you the tools for career planning and successful application for jobs and/or traineeships. Learning outcomes After successful completion of the course, the student will be expected to have the following information and skills: The rules of the Finnish […]

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 […]

Forms [page]

Study right and registration Forms in DOCX-format should be downloaded, filled in, printed and signed! Registration form (docx) (new degree students and exchange students) Re-registration form (docx) Extension to the study right can be applied at UEF e-services. If you do not have a working UEF user ID, download the form Extension to study right (docx). […]

Annual registration – enrolled students [page]

All students must register for each academic year either as being present or absent. NOTE! Citizens outside the EU/EEA/Switzerland studying in master’s degree programmes are required to pay tuition. If you are required to pay a tuition fee, you must pay the next instalment of the fee before you can register as present for the […]

FAQ: Frequently asked questions on student exchange [page]

Why is student exchange a good idea? Studying abroad often gives a new and broader perspective to your own field of study and offers the chance to take courses not provided by your home university. The exchange period will improve your language and intercultural communication skills. You will make new friends, gain experiences and confidence, […]

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 […]