Entrance exams 2014
Eligible applicants to the Bachelor's Degrees will be invited to the Entrance Exams based on the certificate photocopies received by the Admissions Office by 21 February 2014 16:15 Finnish time. Late certificates are not considered. Applicants must take care that the certificate copies arrive on time to the Admissions Office. The Invitations to the Entrance Exams are sent in March.
Samples of entrance exams from previous years are not available.
The entrance exams dates for exams held in Finland will be updated below when confirmed.
Business Management, Laurea Leppävaara: 23rd April 2014
Business Information Technology: 25th April 2014
Restaurant Entrepreneurship: 24th April 2014
Security Management: 22nd April 2014
Nursing: to be announced
Social Services: to be announced
Some degree programmes may have preliminary materials for the entrance exams.
Entrance exam cooperation 2014
All eligible applicants are required to participate in the entrance exams for the degree programme he/she is applying to. Only eligible applicants may participate in the entrance examinations. Many UAS co-operate in the entrance examinations.This means that an entrance examination completed at one UAS is accepted by another lower option. If you are invited to the entrance examination by your first option, your lower options will also accept the result if they belong to the same co-operating exam group. The highest option of the co-operating degree programmes will send the invitation to the entrance examinations.
In 2014 Laurea UAS is in exam co-operation with the following UAS as listed:
Business Information Technology:
Lappi UAS:BIT, Lahti UAS:BIT, Oulu UAS:BIT, Laurea UAS:BIT
Arcada UAS: International Business, Centria UAS: Business Management, HAMK UAS: International Business, JAMK UAS:International Business , Kajaani UAS:International Business, Karelia UAS:International Business, KYAMK UAS:International Business, Lahti UAS:International Business, Lappi UAS:International Business, Laurea UAS: Business Management, Mikkeli UAS:Business Management, Oulu UAS:International Business, Saimaa UAS:International Business, SAMK UAS:International Business, Savonia UAS:International Business, SEAMK UAS:International Business, TAMK UAS:International Business, Turku UAS:International Business, Vaasa AMK:International Business
Haaga-Helia UAS: Tourism, Lappi UAS: Tourism, Saimaa UAS: Hotel, resturant and tourism management, Laurea UAS: Restaurant Entrepreneurship
JAMK UAS:Nursing, Lappi UAS:Nursing, Lahti UAS:Nursing, Laurea UAS: Nursing
Exams outside Finland 2014
Laurea UAS belongs to the FINNIPS network which arranges entrance exams outside Finland.
The entrance exams for Laurea degree programmes in Business Management, Business Information Technology, Restaurant Entrepreneurship and Security Management will be arranged in the following countries in spring 2014 as listed below. Applicants living in the listed countries and also neighbouring countries mentioned in the brackets ( ) will be invited to the entrance examinations in the country in question. Applicants living in countries that are not mentioned below will be invited to the entrance examinations in Finland. Information is subject to change.
Please note the Laurea Nursing and Social Services entrance exams are arranged in Finland only.
1. Brazil: TBA (Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Guyana, French Guiana, Surinam, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina)
2. China: Guangzhou and Wuhan (Hong Kong, Japan, South-Korea, Mongolia)
3. Estonia: Tallinn
4. Germany: Ludwigshafen (Austria, France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland)
5. Great Britain: London (Ireland, USA, Canada)
6. Hungary: Budapest (Slovenia, Croatia)
7. Latvia: Riga (Lithuania)
8. Poland: TBA (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Moldova)
9. Russia: St.Petersburg, Murmansk, 3rd city TBA (any other CIS, e.g. Belarus, Ukraine)
10. Turkey: Istanbul (Bulgaria, Greece, Serbia, Kosovo, Cyprus, Iran, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Israel, United Arab Emirates)
11. Vietnam: Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines)