All eligible applicants will be invited to entrance examination.

Entrance examinations in Finland

  • Degree programme in Business Management 22 April 2015
  • Degree programme in Environmental Chemistry and Technology 22 April 2015
  • Degree programme in Information Technology 22 April 2015
  • Degree programme in Industrial Management 22 April 2015
  • Degree programme in Nursing, 15 April 2015
  • Degree programme in International Business, part-time, 24 April 2015

More information concerning the content of the entrance exams, choose the degree programme from the list.

Entrance exam cooperation 2015

Applicant who has applied to 1-6 degree programmes that are included in the same field of study and accept each other's results will be invited only to one entrance examination. The result will be accepted in all the co-operating degree programmes that the applicant has applied to. Please note, that only the highest option within the same examination group can invite you to the entrance examination.

 Co-operating UAS´Bachelor´s Degree Programmes, spring 2015 (pdf)

Entrance examinations abroad arranged in co-operation with FINNIPS-network

Centria UAS will arrange the entrance exam for 2015 abroad in cooperation with the other universities of applied sciences cooperating in the FINNIPS network (www.finnips.fi). 

Detailed information of the entrance examinations outside Finland (the exact locations, dates etc.) will be sent to all eligible applicants in the invitation letter.

Centria UAS will arrange entrance exams in countries listed below in 2015.

Also applicants living in the neighbouring countries can be invited to the entrance exams of the respective country (only those neighbouring countries which are mentioned in the brackets).

  •  Brazil: São Paulo (Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Guyana, French Guiana, Surinam, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina)
  •  China: Guangzhou and Wuhan (Hong Kong, Japan, South-Korea, Mongolia)
  •  Estonia: Tallinn
  •  Germany: Ludwigshafen (Austria, France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland)
  •  Great Britain: London (Ireland, USA, Canada)
  •  Hungary: Budapest (Slovenia, Croatia)
  •  Kenya: Nairobi (Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi)
  •  Latvia: Riga (Lithuania)
  •  Nepal: Kathmahdu (Pakistan, India)
  •  Poland: Warsaw (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Moldova)
  •  Russia: St.Petersburg, Murmansk, Dmitrov (any other Commonwealth of Independent States, e.g. Belarus, Ukraine)
  •  Turkey: Istanbul (Bulgaria, Greece, Serbia, Kosovo, Cyprus, Iran, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Israel, United Arab Emirates)
  • Vietnam: Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines)


Entrance examinations abroad arranged by Centria University of Applied Sciences

In addition to FINNIPS-network's entrance exams, Centria UAS will arrange the entrance exam for 2015 abroad in the following countries:

  • China: Fushun (Applicants from China can only take the entrance exam in the cities which are mentioned in the FINNIPS network list. There will not be an entrance exam in Fushun.)

  • Cameroon: Bamenda
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