Entrance examination 2014
Entrance Examinations in April 2014
Degree Programme in International Business
- in Lahti on Wed 23 April 2014
Degree Programme in Business Information Technology
- in Lahti on Fri 25 April 2014
Degree Programme in Nursing
- in Lahti on Tue 15 April 2014
Entrance examinations abroad in April 2014
Lahti UAS is co-operating with FINNIPS-group consisting of 22 UAS's (FINNIPS = Finnish network for International Programmes). The entrance examination can be taken either in Finland or outside Finland in one of the countries where Finnips organizes them.
Entrance examinations of all 3 programmes mentioned above will be held in the countries listed below. Also applicants living in the neighbouring countries (mentioned in the brackets) can be invited to the entrance examinations of the respective country.
BRASILIA, city to be announced later (Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Guyana, French Guyana, Surinam, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina)
CHINA, Guangzhou and Wuhan (Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Mongolia)
GERMANY, Ludwigshafen ( Austria, France, Begium, The Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland)
GREAT BRITAIN, London (Ireland, USA, CAnada)
HUNGARY, Budapest (Slovenia, Croatia)
LATVIA, Riga (Lithuania)
POLAND, city to be announced later (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Moldova)
RUSSIA, St. Petersburg, Murmansk and third city to be announced later (any other CIS, e.g. Belarus, Ukraine)
TURKEY, Istanbul (Bulgaria, Greece, Serbia, Kosovo, Cyprus, Iran, Jordan, SAudi Arabia, Israel, United Arab Emirates)
VIETNAM, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines)
In addition, entrance examination of Nursing will be held also:
KENYA, Nairobi (Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi)
NEPAL, Kathmandu (Pakistan, Intia)
All entrance exams abroad will be arranged during 1 April - 2 May 2014 through the FINNIPS network. Venues and dates will be informed later in the invitation letters.
Exams will be held only in places scheduled above. For example, all qualified applicants from Nigeria will be invited to the entrance examination held in Finland.
Exam papers will not be sent to embassies or other places, like British Councils, on request of an applicant.
All applicants who have demonstrated their eligibility will be invited to the entrance examination.
Co-operating degree programmes
The applicant will only be invited to the entrance examinations by his/her highest option in the same co-operating programme. To decide which 1 - 4 degree programmes to apply for, please check which degree programmes in Finland accept the entrance examination results of each other here.
Please also Note
Get to know the visa policy of your own country before applying. The Universities of Applied Sciences cannot in any case influence the decisions made by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland in regards of visas.
Previous entrance exams are not available for viewing.
All costs related to the entrance examination are to be covered by the applicant.
Degree Programme in International Business 2014
The pre-reading material for the International Business Entrance examination will be published by January 2014. The material is available at this website until April 2014.
|Mathematics and Logic
If an applicant fails to reach the minimum point level in any of the examinations parts, he/she will be disqualified in the entrance examination. An applicant must score a minimum of 30 points in the exam in order to be selected.
Degree Programme in Business Information Technology 2014
The entrance examination is a written test based on the material made available at the entrance examination. No advance material needs to be acquired. The examination tests the applicants's motivation, logical thinking and reading comprehension skills as well as writing skills.
Common entrance examination with Haaga-Helia, Kemi-Tornio, Laurea and Oulu universities of Applied Sciences.
|A Readiness and motivation
|B Problem solving and mathematical and logical thinking
|C Material-based tasks
|D Language from parts A and C
If an applicant fails to reach the minimum point level 30, he/she will be disqualified in the entrance examination. An applicant must score a minimum of 30 points in the exam in order to be selected.
Degree Programme in Nursing 2014
There is no pre-reading material.
The entrance examination consists of 4 parts:
- the exam includes written material (text), which the applicant is allowed to utilize in her/his essay.
- open ended questions which measure motivation and adequacy to study Nursing
- basic math test (multiplication, division, decimal fraction, percentage calculation)
- group interview
Maximum points 100. If an applicant fails to reach the minimum point level 30, he/she will be disqualified in the entrance examination.
In addition, basic math test requires 12 out of 20 points. If the math result is less than 12 points other parts are not evaluated.