Apply to Diak – a higher education institution for common good

Are you interested in working in the fields of health care and social services? Get to know our degree programmes and find out about the application process on the subpages.

Application periods in fall 2020

During the Joint application to Finnish/Swedish degree programmes, fall 2020, you can apply to our Finnish-taught Bachelor’s Degree programmes in social services and health care. Please see our Finnish website for information on this application period.

Application periods in spring 2021

You can apply to our Bachelor’s degree programme in Social Services in the Joint Application to Higher Education, Spring 2020, on 7–21 January 2021.

Our Bachelor’s degree programme in Health Care, Nursing is not part of the joint application process. We organise a separate application to this programme in January 2021 with Arcada University of Applied Sciences. The exact dates will be published on this site.

We are currently revising our international Master’s degree programmes. Information regarding the application period will be published on this site as soon as possible.

During the Joint application to Finnish/Swedish degree programmes, spring 2021, you can apply to our Finnish-taught Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree programmes in social services and health care. Please see our Finnish website for information on this application period.

Apply to study social services!

Student testimonials

Our students see Diak as a learning community that provides diverse skills for the world of work. Our students learn to encounter people who are in difficult life situations on an equal basis and tackle social injustice.

According to our students, studying at Diak gives them opportunities to make the world a better place.

Read our students’ testimonials.