Smart at heart and wild by nature? Combine one of the best educational systems in the world with a unique adventure to the Arctic. Finland is High-tech and Highly Educated. It’s the 2nd best country in the world in using ICT to boost competitiveness and well-being. Relative to the population, we have the third most professionals working in research and development. In Lapland we have space for those innovative big ideas and 8 beautiful seasons to be inspired by. Explore our study opportunities in exchange studies.
With main campus located in Rovaniemi, at the Arctic Circle, Lapland is international and multidisciplinary. It is far – on top of the world. University of Lapland is the northernmost science and art university in Finland and in the European Union. That is why we have so good connections by land, air, sea and WiFi.

Best things in life – however – don´t need a password: In Lapland it is peaceful, clean and safe. Pallas, in Finnish Lapland, is one of the places that measures the cleanest air in the world (particle concentrations remain under 4 µg/m3) (WHO 2016). For many years in a row, Finland has been ranked the safest country in the world according to the World Economic Forum (WEF).

A sense of community is also very important to people here in the far north. Campus in Rovaniemi, is close-knit multicultural community that offer students lively and modern learning environment. Every 5th student on campus is international. Yes, it’s cold, but the people here are warm. You’ll make it! 

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