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Admissions info

Thinking about applying to Diak? Application period is in spring every year. Get to know our bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes in health care and social services that are taught in English on the Degree programmes page.

You’ll find information about schedules, eligibility and entrance exams on specific subpages. Don’t forget to check out our FAQ about admissions!

Joint application

Most Finnish higher education institutions use the joint application system. It allows the applicant to apply to up to 6 study programmes at once. The joint application process covers degree programmes both at universities and universities of applied sciences.

Application to our Bachelor’s degree programme in Social Services and Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Health Care, Nursing happens in the joint application.

You can read more about the joint application system on the Studyinfo application portal. The application form is filled at Studyinfo portal.

Diak programmes in the Studyinfo portal

To find the English-taught programmes offered by Diak in the Studyinfo portal, click here or enter Diaconia University of Applied Sciences in the Search for study options field.

You can filter the results by using various criteria, such as the application deadline.


If you are dissatisfied with the student selection decision, you have the right to appeal the decision within 14 days of when the results of the student selection were announced. Please follow the instructions on the how to appeal sub page.