Do you dream of earning an engineering degree from Finland? This program is designed to provide you with a strong foundation of knowledge and skills before starting further studies. During the program, you will develop your mathematical skills, English language ability and learn about the basic concepts of engineering and computer science.

Our fall pathway leads to university studies starting in 2022 (January or August).

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September & February
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1 semester
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Admission requirements
High School Diploma / Higher Secondary Education
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English requirements
Minimum requirement: IELTS 5.0, TOEFL IBT 35–45, Duolingo 75–80, or equivalent
Tuition Fees
1.500 EUR


We have designed this program to prepare you for undergraduate studies in the fields of Engineering and Technology. Our study courses focus on improving your English language ability, academic skills, and subject-specific knowledge. Upon completion of the program, you will have enhanced your understanding and skills in the following areas:

  • English language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Mathematical skills needed for further engineering studies
  • Academic skills, including critical thinking, academic writing, and digital skills
  • Basic understanding of practices and methods used in engineering mathematics
  • Study skills and techniques needed for academic success
  • Computer science and programming
  • Understanding of basic topics in Engineering Physics

Climate Action – Solutions for Carbon Neutral Transport (optional)


PATHWAY TO FINLAND (Engineering & Technology)
Course Name

# of Credits

Orientation to Academic Studies


Preparatory Mathematics


Academic Communication: Reading and Writing


Academic Communication: Speaking and Listening


Physics for Engineering


Introduction to Computer Science


Mathematics for Engineering


Throughout the program, you will receive constant support and feedback from your teachers. We use a variety of different assessment methods. Course assessment is usually based on coursework, written assignments, participation, presentations, and exams.

Pathway studies can be completed over one semester (15 weeks).

  • Fall semester: 6.9.-17.12.2021
  • Spring semester: 21.2.–17.6.2022

Pathway courses are engaging and social! Our study courses are carefully designed based on a personalized learning approach. All study courses are delivered through our interactive online learning platform. Through the platform, you can access all study materials, work on assignments, and interact with your teachers and peers.

Online studying requires you to work independently, however, you will not be alone! During your online studies, you will be interacting with our experienced teachers and other students through online discussion sites and video calls.

Watch a video to learn more!

Study locations

We offer flexible study options on- and off-campus ­– choose the study option that suits you the best!

Online learning

Our flexible online study option allows you to complete the pathway studies from the comfort of your home! All you need is a computer with an internet connection. Our experienced teachers and the latest learning technologies will ensure you a high-quality online learning experience.

Study Hub in Asia

Combine online studies and campus experience by studying at our Study Hub in Asia. Our partners offer excellent facilities on their campuses where you will study together with other students and receive support from our local assistant teachers!

Study Hub in Finland

Your study abroad journey begins here! Studying at our study hub in Europe, you will get to experience campus life and become part of a vibrant student community. This is also a great opportunity to familiarise yourself with the European culture.

This option is not available at the moment due to the Covid-19 situation.


We have made applying easy and simple for you! Students are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, which means that you can get your acceptance within 1-2 days if you meet the admission requirements.

Admission requirements
  • High school diploma / Higher Secondary Education (you must have graduated from high school or be in your final year of studies to be eligible for the program)
  • Transcript of records (if possible)
    • If progression option is LUT: Mathematics/natural sciences stream is required
  • Proof of English language
    • from IELTS 5.0, TOEFL IBT 35-45, Duolingo 75-80, or equivalent
    • If progression option is LUT or Arcada: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL iBT 46-59, Duolingo English Test 85-90, or equivalent.
  • Copy of passport ID page
Application instructions
  1. Prepare and scan all the necessary documents before applying
  2. Apply through the application form on our Apply page
  3. Attach the required documents
  4. Pay the application fee of 50 EUR
  5. Click on the “Submit” button
  6. Check your email to receive feedback and guidance for the next steps.


Read more in our FAQ