Overview

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).

Table of Contents

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Intakes
September & February
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Duration
1 semester
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Extent
30 ECTS
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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
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Tuition Fees
Until 10.10.2021: 1.500 EUR
From 11.10.2021: 1 900 EUR

Objectives

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

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 Finland

Your study abroad journey begins here! Studying at our study hub in Finland, 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 Finnish culture.

HOW TO APPLY

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.

Application deadlines for pathway studies starting in February 2022

  • Online program: 14.2.2022
  • Study Hub in Finland (students with Residence Permits): 30.11.2021
  • Study Hub in Finland (students with Visas): 21.1.2022
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.

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