Direct application based on open UAS studies
If you have completed 30 credit points (ECTS) at an open UAS and will complete 60 credits by 10 August 2018, you can apply to become a degree student in our Degree Programme in Social Services based on these studies.
Apply during the direct application period from 2 May until 16 May 2018 at Studyinfo.fi.
Apply at Studyinfo.fi from 2 May until 16 May 2018. The application closes on 16 May 2018 at 3:00pm.
You can apply if you have completed 30 credit points (ECTS) at an open UAS. The studies have to be specific to the degree programme you are applying to. You also need to have a suitable health status for the field.
You need to complete 60 credit points (ECTS) by 10 August 2018 so usually you can apply for the first time towards the end of your 2nd semester of your open UAS studies.
The required credit points can be completed at any open UAS, however they have to match our curriculum in our Degree Programme in Social Services. Credit points completed at a university or university of applied sciences will not be accepted.
Degree programmes available in spring 2018
For available degree programmes taught in Finnish, please visit our Finnish webpage.
After submitting the application at Studyinfo.fi, you need to submit a transcript of records to our Admission Services by 16 May 2018, 3:00pm. A scanned copy sent by email is accepted at this point.
If the required 60 credit points (ECTS) were not completed by the end of the application period, the possible admission is conditional until you submit a transcript of records containing 60 credit points (ECTS) by 10 August 2018, 3:00 pm. This transcript of records needs to be original with a stamp and signature.
The entrance exam is organised on 5 June 2018 at Diak Helsinki campus. All eligible applicants will be invited by email.
Admission is based on the entrance exam. Your success in studies can also be taken into consideration.
You will be notified of the admission results by 28 June 2018. If you are admitted as a student, you need to accept your study place by 10 July 2018, 3:00pm. You can accept your study place and register as attending at Studyinfo.fi.
The admission is conditional until you have presented a transcript of records containing the required 60 credit points (ETCS) by 10 August 2018, 3:00pm.
Starting your studies as a degree student
Studies will start in August 2018. A personal study plan will be made for all admitted students.
The open UAS studies you completed can be included in your degree so far as they match the current curriculum and degree requirements. We do not guarantee that all study modules are offered each year.
For more information, please contact the Admision Services.