Entrance exams: Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Social Services

This information will be updated before the next application period in January 2020.

All applicants who demonstrate their eligibility will be invited to the entrance examination.

It is not possible to take the entrance exam anywhere else. Diak does not engage in entrance exam co-operation with other universities of applied sciences.

We encourage all our international applicants to check in advance whether they need a visa to travel to Finland and what the conditions are for obtaining a visa from their country to Finland.

Three parts in the exam

The entrance examination places emphasis on aptitude for the field by assessing motivation and social, learning and work skills.

The entrance examination consists of three parts, all of which have to be completed acceptably

  • English language test (pass/fail)
  • written part based on an article (1–30 points)
  • group discussion (1–40 points).