University of Eastern Finland is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Joensuu, Finland.
Semester I: September – December
Semester II: January – May
Semester I: 30th of April
Semester II: 30th of September
Normal study load per term:
In Grades: 1 to 5, pass differs in different courses
In credits: 30 ECTS per semester
The average cost of living in Finland for a single student varies between EUR 700 and 900 per month, depending on where you live and your personal spending habits. This amount includes accommodation, transportation and meal costs. Living expenses are relatively high in Finland, although comparable to the EU average. Bigger cities are usually more expensive than the smaller ones.
4 places per year
Foreign languages are only for those who are registries at that department
Or contact the International Office:
The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.
International Office of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Visiting address: Sjoerd Groenman building
Padualaan 14, 3584 CH Utrecht
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659
Walk-in Office Hours (max. 5 min a person)
Only for short questions and handing in documents.
Location: Information Desk STIP, ground floor, Sjoerd Groenman building
- up to 19 December 2019: Monday 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Tuesday 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- 20 December 2019 - 5 January 2020: Closed
- 6 January 2020 onwards: Monday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Tuesday 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Office Hours by appointment
Appointments can be made via email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please, add your phone number).
Tuesday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Bart Weerdenburg (Coordinator International Relations): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Nicole van den Hoeven-Sneijder (International Officer): Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Loes van Velzen (International Officer): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
International office of Utrecht University
For questions about universitywide programmes, contact one of the University International Office employees.