Lapland University of Applied Sciences Tornio (LAPLAND UAS Tornio) is a Finnish university of applied sciences located in Tornio, Lapland. It is one of the six campuses of Lapland UAS, the largest university of applied sciences in northern Finland. LAPLAND UAS Tornio offers a variety of bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes in English, as well as professional development courses and other educational services.
LAPLAND UAS Tornio is known for its strong focus on Arctic expertise and its close collaboration with industry. The university has a number of state-of-the-art facilities, including a simulation center, a nursing laboratory, and a machine learning lab.
Tuition range for international students in Euro:
Bachelor’s degree programmes: EUR 8,000 per academic year
Master’s degree programmes: EUR 9,500 per academic year
LAPLAND UAS Tornio offers a number of scholarships to international students, which can help to reduce the cost of tuition.
Here are some of the benefits of studying at LAPLAND UAS Tornio:
High-quality education with a focus on Arctic expertise and practical skills
Close collaboration with industry
Scholarships available to international students
Unique opportunity to live and study in the Arctic Circle
The towns of Kemi, Tornio and Haparanda (Sweden) and three municipalities, Keminmaa, Simo and Tervola comprise the Kemi-Tornio region with about 61 000 inhabitants.Kemi and Tornio are located about 25 kilometres apart, but they are well connected by regularly running buses. Due to the location on the northern coast of the Gulf of Bothnia, into which the region´s three great rivers – the Simo, Kemi and Tornio Rivers –flow, the area is sometimes called Sea Lapland (Merilappi).Rovaniemi is a town of 61 000 inhabitants and it is located on the Arctic Circle. Due to the location and the exotic experiences the city offers, Rovaniemi attracts tourists all over the world.Sports services are indented for University of Lapland and Lapland University of Applied Sciences students and staff. The sports services become available, when acquiring Sport pass. You can use the HEI (Higher Education Institute) Sport Services by purchasing a STUDENT SPORT PASS. The pass works as a membership to participate in sport/athletic classes and provides you discounts on courses and services offered by our partners.
All first years students receive an 80% tuition waiver. If they pass their first year of full times studies, they receive a 60% tuition waiver for the remaining years of full times studies. Students who graduate on time receive a refund for their final year of tuition.