About University of Lapland

University of Lapland — public non-profit university. It is located in Rovaniemi, Finland. The higher education institution was founded not so long ago — in 1979. University of Lapland is working closely with European University Association (EUA).

At University of Lapland, you can get a master degree in different fields of study.

Rovaniemi, Finland
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University of Lapland tuition fees

The academic calendar at University of Lapland is divided into two semesters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. At Finnish public universities, you can study for free in Finnish or Sweden. Your language level should be at least at a B2 level. Tuition fees for English programs start from 1,000 USD per year. On the official website of the university, you can find all the up-to-date information on tuition fees and available scholarships.

When choosing an educational institution, it is important to be aware of additional costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
1,083 USD/year
1,000 USD/year
Masterthere are free programs
8,666 USD/year

Master's degree at University of Lapland

In order to enroll at University of Lapland for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score for admission is 6.5. TOEFL — 92 or higher.


University of Lapland campus

The campus of the educational institution is located in Rovaniemi. This opens up all the delights of life in a big city for students: a rich infrastructure, a large selection of entertainment, convenient transport, as well as more opportunities for internships or part-time jobs. However, for some students, such an abundance of opportunities can be distracting. The university has a functioning library. In addition to educational materials in various scientific areas, it contains a collection of classical and contemporary literature. The exchange of intercultural experience occupies a special place in training at University of Lapland. The educational institution regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs and organizes various joint events.

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What to do after graduation

After graduation, you can stay in Finland for up to 4 years. To do this, a job seeker visa is needed. You can find other options for immigration in our article.

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