If you want to study ICT in Finland, choose TUAS! Their Bachelor’s Program in ICT provides 6 different specialization tracks for students. The program takes place at Salo IoT Campus, an innovation hub that is home to over 70 technology companies and start-ups!

Want to study ICT in Finland? Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) is an innovative higher education institution that offers a cutting-edge ICT Program in Salo. Studies at TUAS are working life oriented – they combine theoretical studies with professional skills.

Through Edunation, you can apply to the Bachelor’s Program in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). The degree is very attractive for students who want to study ICT in Finland. This is because the program is designed especially for international students. Edunation offers students a streamlined and fast admission to the ICT program.

What comes to the job sector, there is a great need for ICT experts in Finland. Therefore, the ICT program takes place in Salo, a city full of technology companies. Students of the ICT program will be introduced to these companies from the very beginning of their studies. Afterwards, these companies can employ ICT students in their trainee projects and internships. Therefore, graduating ICT students will have a competitive edge in the Finnish labor market. Study ICT in Salo, and you will have good chances of landing a job after graduation!

Study ICT in Finland at Salo IoT campus
Salo IoT Campus hosts Turku University of Applied Sciences, as well as 70+ technology companies and start-ups.

About TUAS

At TUAS, all teaching is based on Innovation Pedagogy. This is a learning and teaching method developed at TUAS to answer the needs of working life. Students can do cross-field studies and get an entrepreneurial mindset. In addition, all TUAS students take part in practical projects with real companies.

TUAS tops the list in Finland in the field of applied science research. They have many Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) services that are made to benefit the working life. TUAS partners in around 200 RDI projects every year. Furthermore, students are an essential part of the RDI activities at TUAS.

FINEEC (Finnish Education Evaluation Centre) has awarded TUAS with a quality label. The quality system fulfils the national criteria set for the quality management of higher education institutions.Therefore, TUAS quality label corresponds to the European quality assurance principles and recommendations for higher education institutions.

All photos on this page are courtesy of TUAS.

Salo campus address

Joensuunkatu 7
24100 Salo
Finland

Website

Turku University of Applied Sciences

Through Edunation, you can apply for the Bachelor’s degree program in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). ICT deals with technologies, methods and tools such as software applications, data networks and cybersecurity, games and hi-tech electronic devices and systems. A graduate from the ICT program has wide and practically-oriented fundamental knowledge and skills. The ICT program has 6 possible specialization tracks that students might choose during their first year:

  • Cybersecurity and IoT
  • Data Networks and Cybersecurity
  • Embedded Software and IoT
  • Game and Interactive Technologies
  • Software Engineering and Project Management
  • Health Technology

Tuition fees

The tuition fee is 11 500 EUR per academic year for non-EU/EEA students

Scholarships

Students who start their studies in 2021 or later: Students can apply for a scholarship after the 1st academic year. TUAS grants scholarships based on Finnish language skills. The scholarship is 4 000 EUR and the student can receive one scholarship per academic year by completing a Finnish language level test.

Students who started their studies before 2021: Students can apply for a scholarship after the 1st academic year. All students who complete 55 ECTS study credits during the first academic year, are granted a 30 % scholarship of the 2nd year’s tuition fee.

Eligibility to the program: a higher secondary or vocational degree completed outside Finland

Selection method to the program: SAT test OR online interview.

  • Admission requirements

    Make you sure you have all the following documents ready when you fill out the application form.

    Educational background

    Applicants who have completed a qualification outside Finland must submit the following documents to Edunation:

    • Copy of the final/official higher secondary school certificate or vocational qualification which gives eligibility for higher education studies in your own country
    • Transcript of records (with overall GPA of 50% or above)

    Note: Original certificates must be shown when arriving in Finland.

    Proof of nationality

    • Copy of passport ID page OR official ID card indicating nationality

    Note: All documents need to be translated to English, Swedish or Finnish if the original document is in none of those languages. The translations need to be signed and stamped by an authorized translator.

  • Application instructions

    Read our general page about how to apply to study in Finland. Specific instructions will be given to you once you apply to our application portal.

Quick facts

Semester starts:
February & August

Tuition fee:
11 500 € / year

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RDI projects

Reason to choose Turku University of Applied Sciences

Six differents specialization tracks within the ICT program – freedom to choose and follow your interests!

Connections to real companies right from the beginning of your studies.

Innovative learning environment at the IoT campus that hosts 70+ technology companies and startups.

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