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Information Technology, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

At the Information Technology programme at Savonia University of Applied Sciences You learn to face continuous change at the global technology field and be sensitive to the requirements set by international partners

As a Savonia B.Eng you will become especially skilled in the application and service development in digital health and industrial internet sectors which makes you an asset for example to small and medium-sized companies going global. When you graduate, you are able to operate fluently in multicultural teams and guide your team towards objectives. Savonia B.Engs work in service and product design, research and sales and other international activities.

Career:

It B.Eng will work, among other things, in project or sales engineering duties or research and related tasks. You will also have the skills and competences needed to become an entrepreneur.

Titles:

  • Product Developer or Manager
  • Project Engineer
  • Research Engineer
  • Web developer
  • ICT specialist
  • Sales Engineer
  • Integration Engineer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Curriculum:

  • During the first term of studies, the studies will cover issues in natural science, mathematics, physics and languages. 
  • The second term continues with development of applications within IoT. The student gains a profound insight into the successful implementation of IoT applications.
  • The third year students will focus on adapting professional level tasks in programming and electronics, wireless and cloud technologies.
  • Fourth year is reserved for the thesis, training and business intelligence possibilities of IoT. Skills are deepened in cloud computing and analytics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Eligibility to apply for higher education studies can be obtained with:

  • a foreign degree or qualification which gives eligibility for higher education in the awarding country (e.g. a high school diploma, an upper general certificate of education, a higher secondary school certificate).

The qualification must be completed by the end of the application period. This doesn’t apply to those who are graduating during the spring of the application period and will receive the final degree certificate.

  • Student selection of Internet of Things is based on either the SAT test or the entrance exam. Savonia UAS requires a minimum score of 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and 400 from Mathematic. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5000 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Tuition fee applied to students studying in languages other than Finnish or Swedish. EU/EEA area and Swiss citizens are not subject to the charge.

Living costs for Kuopio

  • 700 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

In the first academic year all students who are obligated to pay the tuition fee will automatically get the scholarship, which covers 70% of the tuition fee. In the following academic years the scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fee and to qualify for the scholarship Bachelor student must complete at least 55 credits by 31 July.

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