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President's Greeting

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (Seinäjoki UAS) is a multidisciplinary institution of higher education. It is an efficient actor in education and research as well as in development and innovation (RDI) in the region of South Ostrobothnia in West Finland.

The number of full-time students is 5000 and academic and other staff members 380. Seinäjoki UAS has 19  Bachelor and 7 Master degree programmes. Three degree programmes are totally taught in English (International Business, Nursing and a Master's Degree in International Business Management). Double degree programmes are available in the fields of technology and business. In addition there are several short programmes for international mobility students. The expertise of the Seinäjoki UAS is developed based on regional and international needs and the special strengths of the region.

Internationalization is a strategic aim of Seinäjoki UAS. Active student and academic mobility, research projects and international conferences in co-operation with more than 200 partner universities and networks in 50 different countries belong to the comprehensive internationalization. 


Dr. Tapio Varmola 
President, Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences

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