Course 1 ECTS cr. €15
Course 2 ECTS cr. €30
Other courses €35
Basic studies €135
Subject studies €170
Registration to the Open University is binding and the paid fees are not refundable.
Studying is free for attending degree students of LUC institutions
during semesters (Lapland UAS, University of Lapland).
may participate in Open University studies provided that the courses are
not booked full.
PIA studies are free for University of Lapland staff members and those
degree graduates who are completing unfinished study modules.
PIA study right
If you can not find studies that
interest you in the Open University course selection, you can apply for
right to study at the faculties and Language Center of the University of
PIA studies are integrated in the
degree studies of the University (Finnish: perusopetukseen integroitu
avoin yliopisto-opetus), meaning that the Open University students study
in the same groups as degree students of University of Lapland.
Teaching is mainly organized during the day.
You can see studies offered by our faculties under Study Guides in WebOodi. Apply PIA study right with PIA application form.
Read more about studies in PIA studies instructions for applying.
Consortium studies (LUC) – a shared supply of studies for the students of the universities of Lapland.
Degree students of the universities of the Lapland University Consortium
(Lapland UAS, University of Lapland) can take courses offered by the other
The available studies are basic studies and Open
University studies. Please fill the PIA application form.
Studies are free of charge if included
in the student's degree.
The PIA guide contains important information about our study practices.
Please read the guide carefully, as it has answers to many problems and questions about your studies.
Credit transfer application and certificate request
Credit transfer application form
You can request official transcript of records by email: avoin (at) ulapland.fi.
PIA instructions for applying
Open University customer service
You can get study guidance at any point of your studies.
The customer service offers you general guidance on studies and study procedures.
Tel. +358 40 484 4495, email: email@example.com
Coordinators support and guide you in
- planning your studies
- improving your academic skills.
You can contact us by phone or email to discuss your studies. Anne Kautto +358 400 543 174 and Laura Jokinen +358 400 728 359, opintoneuvonta.avoin (at) ulapland.fi
It is also possible to receive study guidance via Skype or Adobe Connect.