Savonia University of Applied Sciences – Kuopio – Finland
Savonia University of Applied Sciences is one the largest and most versatile Universities of Applied Sciences in Finland. Our organization of experts educates strong professionals in six different fields of study. Our versatile Degree Programmes offer the students the opportunity to study as a fulltime student or alongside their job (Master’s Degree and specialised studies) or flexibly in the Open University of Applied Sciences. Our campuses are located in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus.
Internationality is an integral part of the University of Applied Sciences and Savonia, accordingly it, has a significant role in the strengthening and internationalising of the multicultural know-how of the region and economic life. Savonia UAS has higher education partners in over 30 countries. Consequently, active and dynamic student and expert exchange is part of our everyday life, as well as working together with other universities of applied sciences in international projects. In our English fields of studies, our students represent over 20 different nationalities.
Savonia UAS has student exchange partners in Nordic Countries and EU-countries, as well as in Russia, Asia, United States of America and in Africa. We participate, among others, in the following programmes: ERASMUS+, FIRST, TEMPUS, NORDPLUS and NORTH-SOUTH-SOUTH.