Karelia University of Applied Sciences (Karelia UAS) is a multidisciplinary, widely connected, international, and innovative organization offering high-quality education in Joensuu,Finland. It is a significant and well-recognized operator in education and plays a key role in the regional development and research, development and innovation (RDI) activities.
Karelia UAS offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in seven study fields:
Health care and social studies
Media and hospitality management
Karelia UAS is known for its close collaboration with local businesses and other educational institutes. The university’s values of responsibility, pioneering spirit, and working life orientation are evident in their activities. Goal-oriented learning and the continuous development of expertise are at the core of the university’s teaching.
Karelia UAS is a great choice for students who are looking for a high-quality education in a supportive and international environment. The university offers a variety of programs and services, and it is committed to helping students succeed.
Campuses of Karelia University of Applied ScienceKarelia UAS operate in Joensuu on two main campuses. The campuses are multi-field learning and development environments that enable study possibilities across the boundaries of different degree programs. There are dozens of sports clubs in Joensuu, everything from martial arts to petanque and from traditional individual level sports to team sports, even on the national level. Besides sports club activities, you can do sports in many of the sports centers in the city and in the beautiful nature surrounding Joensuu. If looking for more extreme experiences, you can try sliding on ice with a snowboard and a paraglider, and if looking for peace and quiet, you can cross-country ski.