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 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.

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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 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

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Bachelor

Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Campus Full time August 2017 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. An important part of the programme is getting used to operating effectively a variety of interpersonal networks. Self-development, communication and interpersonal skills, organizational and social as well as international competence and problem-solving skills are included in Industrial engineering know-how. The objective of the programme is to produce a high-quality team player instead of an individual player. The structure of the studies is based on process thinking and the learning process on problem based learning. Students are able to include in their programme special project studies in companies in Finland or abroad. Specialisations: The main subject is industrial management, and in particular, project management and networks. However, there are no two identical industrial engineers as they get their degrees. The student's interests and choices create a unique competence profile. When you are in the early stages of your studies you will... [-]

BBA

Bachelor of Business Administration

Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Kuopio Ekenäs

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

Goal: The BBA Degree Programme in International Business at Savonia UAS 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 necessary 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. BBAs have an open mind towards developing new ways in not only business but also in well-being at work as well as their own expertise in the field. BBAs will work, among other things, in import-export, international sales and customer care, logistics and other international activities. Specialisations: Specialisation of the programme is International Trade Expert, with emphasis on internationalisation of SMEs and the practicalities of international trade. Content of Studies: Studies at Savonia are practically oriented and versatile. Projects and cooperation with the surrounding community, businesses and institutions as well as foreign partners and fellow students are integrated in the everyday life of our students. Each year the studies have two assigned themes. During the... [-]

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Savonia University of Applied Sciences

Address Kuopio 70210, Finland
Website http://www.savonia.fi/
Phone +358 17 2556000