• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The Information Technology programme from Metropolia University of Applied Sciences offers you:

  • Excellent combination of basic and professional courses in Information Technology
  • High-quality education with no tuition fees
  • A solid basis to work as an engineer both in Finland and abroad
  • Major options in Software Engineering, Smart Systems and in Mobile Solutions
  • International and supportive learning environment
  • Multidisciplinary educational institution with a vast partner network

Could I be a student in Information Technology?

Yes you can! You don't need to be a computer wizard to start with as we will equip you with the skills and knowledge required in the field. You just need to be committed and hard-working student with a devoted attitude towards the world of information technology and engineering. We offer you an international study environment in which you have a possibility to make friends and future colleagues with students from all around the world.

What will you study?

You will learn the basics in core engineering subjects such as mathematics and physics. Professional studies in Information Technology will fortify your engineering skills in addition to languages and communication skills and business courses that will top-up your competence.

You will be linked to working-life throughout your studies via industry-related projects, work placement periods and a Final Year Project. This gives you a chance to create useful networks and plan your future career whilst studying.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Local Area Networks
  • Internetworks
  • C Programming in IoT Devices
  • Object-Oriented Programming in IoT Devices
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Probability Statistics and Discrete Mathematics with Python

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

In order to be eligible to apply via the open path to Metropolia’s Bachelor’s degree programmes an applicant must have completed at least  60 credit points (ECTS) of higher education studies at any Open UAS/Open University in Finland which can be recognized as part of the degree programme for which he/she is applying. The required open studies must be completed and show on official transcript of records by 31 July (when applying in spring) or by 31 December (when applying in autumn).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

No tuition fee if you are an EU/EEA citizen.

Living costs for Helsinki

  • 975 - 1590 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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