Savonia University of Applied Sciences

Introduction

Savonia University of Applied Sciences is one of 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 full-time student or alongside their job (Master’s Degree and specialised studies) or flexible in the Open University of Applied Sciences. Our campuses are located in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus.

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Savonia UAS wishes to serve the surrounding work-life actively. Our R&D activities offer high-quality services and tailor-made solutions to the development needs of the businesses and work communities. Co-operation, networking and internationalisation are the crucial factors of our success. At Savonia, transdisciplinarity is secured by organising RDI into main axes called Competence Networks. These networks are Welfare products and services, Energy, the Environment and Safety and Industrial Design.

Savonia University of Applied Sciences is run by the Savonia University of Applied Sciences Ltd. The manager of the ltd and the President of Savonia UAS is Mrs Mervi Vidgrén.

TUITION FEES

Savonia University of Applied Sciences has made a decision to introduce tuition fees for non-EU/EEA students. The tuition fees apply to students starting their studies on 1 August 2017 or later. The tuition fee is charged for each academic year and it must be paid by 31 August.

The fees are:

  • for Bachelor studies, 5000 euros per academic year
  • for Master studies 6000 euros per academic year

All non-EU/EEA students of Savonia University of Applied Sciences may apply for a scholarship after they have been admitted to fee-charging Bachelor or Master degree programmes and they have enrolled themselves as a present. In the first academic year the scholarship covers 70% of the tuition fee; in the following academic years, the scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fee. To qualify for the scholarship after the first academic year, students must earn at least 55 credits of studies detailed in their personal study plan per academic year.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

BBA

Bachelor of Business Administration

Campus Full time August 2019 Finland Kuopio Ekenäs

The BBA Degree Programme in International Business at Savonia U.A.S. aims at developing focused expertise in foreign trade. [+]

Goal:

The BBA Degree Programme in International Business at Savonia U.A.S. aims at developing focused expertise in foreign trade. To reach this goal you will develop knowledge gradually, along the years and will gain a profound ability to work within an international working environment. Your future career doesn’t necessarily take you abroad as multicultural and multinational workplaces can be found right here in Finland as well.

Practical tools for your future career

BBA graduates are prepared to face continuous change in the global business field and are sensitive to the requirements set by international partners. BBAs are especially skilled in the practicalities of the internationalisation process, thus in a good position to assist eg SMEs in starting international trade. They operate fluently within multicultural teams and are able to guide their team towards set goals.... [-]


Bachelor

Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Campus Full time August 2019 Finland Ekenäs Kuopio

The degree programme qualifies the future engineers for the Savolax technology industry. Duties vary within the fields of engineering, business, and management such as project management, sales engineering, operations and supply chain management and engineering. [+]

Goal:

The degree programme qualifies the future engineers for the Savolax technology industry. Duties vary within the fields of engineering, business, and management such as project management, sales engineering, operations and supply chain management and engineering. The work placement is most probably found in a company operating with global exports.

Project operations, as well as customer, contractor or partnership interactions, require a core competence and teamwork knowhow, attitude, methods, and tools.

As an engineer, the necessary technology expertise focuses on product design and development and manufacturing technology. The studies in business management concentrate on project management, marketing, sales, business economics, procurement, the supply chain, international business operations and quality management.... [-]


Bachelor of Engineering in Internet of Things

Campus Full time 4 years August 2019 Finland Kuopio

The BSc Degree Programme at Savonia UAS aims at developing experts in information technology with the specialisation in the Internet of Things. You learn to face continuous change in the global technology field and be sensitive to the requirements set by international partners. As a Savonia BSc, you will become especially skilled in the application and service development in digital health and industrial internet sectors which makes you an asset for example to small and medium-sized companies going global. When you graduate, you are able to operate fluently in multicultural teams and guide your team towards objectives. Savonia BScs work in service and product design, research and sales and other international activities. [+]

Why study engineering at Savonia? Name of the study programme: Internet of Things Degree title: Bachelor of Engineering Extent of the study programme: 240 credits City: Kuopio, Finland Mode of teaching: Full-time, on Campus Language: English Application period: 9 - 24 January 2018 The BSc Degree Programme at Savonia UAS aims at developing experts in information technology with the specialisation in the Internet of Things. You learn to face continuous change in the global technology field and be sensitive to the requirements set by international partners. As a Savonia BSc, you will become especially skilled in the application and service development in digital health and industrial internet sectors which makes you an asset for example to small and medium-sized companies going global. When you graduate, you are able to operate fluently in multicultural teams and guide your team towards objectives. Savonia BScs work in service and product design, research and sales and other international activities. Content of Studies Each year has two assigned themes. During the first term of studies, the studies will cover issues in natural science, mathematics, physics and languages. This is done by working in cooperation with a partner organisation from the surrounding environment. The students will form teams around SMEs in cooperation with Savonia, and start getting to know the various phases needed for carrying out a project. These skills cover basic knowledge of different fields of ICT. The second term continues with the development of applications within IoT. The student gains a profound insight into... [-]

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Savonia University of Applied Sciences

Address Savonia University of Applied Sciences Mail: P.O. Box 6 FI-70201 KUOPIO Street adress: Microkatu 1, KUOPIO Tel. +358 17 255 6000 Fax. +358-17-255 5014
FI-70201 Kuopio, Finland
Website http://www.savonia.fi/
Phone +358 17 2556000