How to apply

There will not be any more intakes for this program.
Please note that the instructions below are for studies starting in Autumn 2019. The application period has closed in January 2019.

Eligible to apply to this programme is a person who

  • has completed a university level Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the field of Social Sciences (eg. Administrative Sciences, Political Science, Business Administration) or other relevant field (eg. Engineering)*
  • has fluency in English sufficiently advanced for academic studies.
  • For the requirements, please see the section on Language requirements below.

*Applicants who have not completed their Bachelor’s degree by the application deadline are also eligible to apply. In this case, they can be admitted to the programme on the condition that they graduate and send an officially attested copy of the degree certificate to the University of Tampere before the start of the studies (exact deadline will be given yearly). If the applicant does not submit the degree certificate to the university in time, this conditional admission will expire.

To be eligible to apply for the 2019 admission, you must obtain your Bachelor’s degree and submit an officially attested copy of the final degree certificate by deadline given in coordinating university’s official admission pages.

Read exact instructions from Application documents.

Language proficiency

Applicants must submit evidence on a good command of English for academic purposes. There are two ways of indicating English language proficiency: previous studies and language tests.
Language requirements