Arcada will open an additional application to the Bachelor's degree programme in Materials Processing Technology.
The application will open  22.7.2019 at 9.00 and close 5.8.2019 at 3 pm Finnish time.

In this supplementary August application, students will be admitted based on an entrance exam at Arcada only. The entrance exam will be held  on 12 August 2019. 

To be eligible to apply, applicant should have upper secondary (12th year) education that gives eligibility to apply to a higher education institution in the country in which the education was completed. Read more on eligibilty here


Apply through

You need to submit your application through the application portal, by following the steps presented in the section How to apply. Note that this application is joint  with some master programmes, so make sure you meet the eligibility criteria in case you apply both to Bachelor and Master programmes.  This application does not require you to prioritize your  application prefrences, which means that you can be admitted to several of your preferences, but you can accept only one.

Attach your documents

Applicant should submit the following mandatory documents:

-copy of educational diplomas/certficates  completed outside of Finland
- copy of vocational degree completed in Finland
- copy of International Business/Reifeprufung/European Baccalaureate diploma
- copy of residence permit/passport proving exemption from tuition fee

Please make sure you have your  documents at hand when you submit your application. You can add them to your application at the same time you apply or submit them later through the link you received as confirmation of your application. 

The deadline for application documents is 8th August 2019 at 3 pm Finnish time. 


Entrance exam 12 August 2019

Students are admitted to the programme based on an entrance exam. The entrance exam is held only at Arcada so please make sure that you are able to attend.  Eligible applicants will be sent an invitation by e-mail.

The entrance exam includes a mandatory English test for all.


22.7. at 9.00 Application opens
5.8. at 15.00 Applications closes
8.8. at 15.00 Deadline to submit documents
12.8. Entrance exam at Arcada
week 34 Results are given
26.8. Studies begin