University of Eastern Finland

  • Kuopio, Finland.



University of Eastern Finland has campuses in three different cities: Joensuu, Kuopio and Savolinna. Juensuu is located near the Russian border east in the country, and is a perfect place to studt what Finland has a lot of, namely forest! Kuopio is the eighth largest city in Finland with about 107.000 inhabitants and a 4760 km long shoreline. The city is surrounded by lake Kallavesi, and several parts of the city are built on islands. Savolinna is located in the heart of the Samiaa lake region in the southeast of Finland. The town was founded in 1639 and has approximately 36.000 residents.

University of Eastern Finland

Type of agreement
Erasmus and Nordplus.

About the agreement
The agreement covers studies at the School of Forest Sciences, but courses at other faculties can also be taken.

Who can apply
For all agreements within Erasmus and the Nordplus network it is necessary to have attained 60 credits on your current NMBU program before commencing on an exchange study abroad.

Number of study places
Two students for two semesters

Language of teaching
Finnish and English

Semester timing
Academic calendar

Tuition fees
Erasmus and Nordplus students must continue to pay for NMBU’s semester fees, plus register with NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.

 220px-Joensuun_p%C3%A4%C3%A4kirkko.jpgJoensuu.  Photo: Wikipedia

Published 31. October 2016 - 17:47 - Updated 23. May 2017 - 19:26