Centria University of Applied Sciences



    Kokkola, Finland

Centria University of Applied Sciences has operations in the three towns of Kokkola, Ylivieska and Pietarsaari. This region is not only characterized by the old towns, the sea with its archipelago, and vivid bilingualism, but also by the long river valleys, traditional country life and bustling local cultures.

      Kokkola, a pleasant town of 47,000 inhabitants, has ample opportunities for leisure and outdoor activities all      year round.

 Semester Schedule 

Fall Semester: August-December
Spring Semester: January-May

Course Offerings

Typically students take the equivalent of 12 to 15 credit hours abroad. Check with our office for more information about your specific options.

Centria University of Applied Sciences has fully English taught programs in the following fields:

  • Business Management
  • Environmental Chemistry and Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Industrial Management

For more information about specific courses offered: Centria Course Information


Students should check with Financial Aid Office and the Study Abroad Office for more information regarding the budget.

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