Software Engineering and Digital Transformation

Master of Science in Technology
Lappeenranta Campus

Eligibility

Requirements for the Completed Degree

Degrees Completed in Finland

  • Bachelor of Science in Technology
    Tekniikan kandidaatti
  • Bachelor of Engineering
    Insinööri (AMK)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics or in Business Information Technology
    Kauppatieteiden kandidaatti, Tietojärjestelmätiede
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Business Information Technology
    Tradenomi (AMK), Tietojenkäsittely
  • Bachelor's Degree in a field other than Technology or Engineering
    Completed in a University or in a University of Applied Sciences
     

Regarding to the degrees mentioned above:

  • Having completed a Master's Degree ('diplomi-insinööri', 'maisteri', 'ylempi ammattikorkeakoulututkinto') still makes you eligible to apply, but you must still apply with your Bachelor's Degree.
    • Exception 1: You are not eligible to apply, if having completed a degree 'diplomi-insinööri' in a study programme in the same field of study compared to the programme you are applying to.
    • Exception 2: Degree 'diplomi-insinööri' is accepted for applying, if completed before 2008 when no separate Bachelor's Degree existed.

Degrees Completed Worldwide (excluding Finland)

  • Bachelor of Science in Technology OR closely related to Technology
    Completed in a University - All countries
  • Bachelor of Engineering
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences - EU/EEA countries
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics or in Business Information Technology
    Completed in a University - All countries
  • Bachelor of Business in Informatics or in Business Information Technology
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences - All countries

  • Regarding to the degrees mentioned above:
    • The degree must be equivalent to a similar Finnish Bachelor's Degree regarding to number of academic years and ECTS credits.
    • The degree must give you eligibility to apply to university level Master's studies in the country where the degree was completed in.
    • Having completed a Master's Degree still makes you eligible to apply, but only when applying with a Bachelor's Degree.
      • Exception 1: Master's Degree with no immediate prior Bachelor's Degree included is accepted.

The Admissions Committee for the programme reserves a right to decide whether the degree and the completed studies provide the applicant with eligibility to apply to the programme.

Requirements for the Degree-Awarding University

The university awarding you the degree you are applying with must be

Requirements for Proficiency in English

Please see the minimum requirements for proving your proficiency in English and the cases when no language test result is required at

Requirements for Programme-Specific Studies

To possibly get admitted, you must have completed

  • a minimum of 24 ECTS credits of programme-specific studies supportive to your future studies in some of the following fields: Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems, Business Informatics, Computer Science and Engineering, Business Systems and Analytics, Business Systems Design, Programming, Databases or Data Science
    Further information: Admissions Criteria and Selection.

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