Arcada University of Applied Sciences is delighted to offer scholarships for undergraduate studies. The Scholarship is intended for International Students pursuing their degree in the University. The scholarship covers a maximum of 50 percent of the tuition fee.
What you need to know about the Scholarship:
Arcada is a multi-professional university of applied sciences (UAS) with campus located in Arabianranta, Helsinki. We offer high quality practice-oriented higher education at both Bachelor’s and Master’s levels as well as further education in Swedish and English within:
- Business Administration
- Social- and Health Care
Arcada was last audited in 2011 by The Finnish Higher Education Evaluation Council.
Arcada also requires that all applicants prove their skills in English. Those who apply with an SAT score must submit a valid English languages skills certificate, such as e.g. IELTS, TOEFL.
Level/Field of Study:
Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor’s programme. Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
The scholarship covers a maximum of 50 percent of the tuition fee based on the student’s academic achievements during his/her first study year at Arcada. Based on his or her study achievements, the paying student can be granted a scholarship starting from his or her second year onwards.
Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
Scholarship can be taken in Finland
Who is Eligible for the Scholarship:
- To be eligible for a scholarship, students need to complete 55 ECTS credits during the academic year.
- Arcada also requires that all applicants prove their skills in English. Those who apply with an SAT score must submit a valid English languages skills certificate, such as e.g. IELTS, TOEFL.
Easiest Way to Apply for the Scholarship:
Students can upload their documents through Arcada’s document upload service, which is available online during application periods.
- Qualification completed in Finland
- International Matriculation examination (IB, EB, RP)
- Qualification took outside Finland
- SAT test
- Evidence of English Language skills
- Documents proving refugee or similar status
- Request for special arrangements
- Proving citizenship and/or exemption from tuition fee
Application to Arcada’s degree programmes in English is not part of the joint application system in Finland. However, you still apply through the national study portal studyinfo.fi. If you wish to apply both to Arcada and to another UAS or university, please visit their own pages regarding application and submit your application and documents separately. If you wish to apply to a degree programme in Swedish at Arcada in the joint application, you also need to fill in a separate application form.
February 1, 2018