offers you the selection of online courses by more than twenty Finnish universities of applied sciences. You can select courses from another university of applied sciences free of charge and include these studies in your degree. makes it possible for you to study courses 100% online: simply enrol on courses provided by different universities of applied sciences and complete courses conveniently regardless of time and place – wherever best suits you.


Through, you can carry out studies year-round. There are three semesters:

  • Spring, supply of courses released and enrolment open in November
  • Summer, supply of courses released and enrolment open in March
  • Autumn, supply of courses released and enrolment open in August–September

In addition, Non-stop courses are available year-round and across semesters. The supply of study units for summer 2020 will be released in the beginning of March  and the enrolment period begins on 16 March at 8 am. Be ready as the most popular courses fill up quickly.

Target Audience

The courses are free of charge for degree students (Bachelor’s/Master’s) at universities of applied sciences and for Open Studies’ path students. Exchange students may also complete the courses free of charge.

For students completing individual courses as Open Studies, the courses may be subject to a charge or free of charge, according to the policy of the university of applied sciences providing the course. More specific information on the practice is available in each course description.

Students from schools of professional teacher education may also select the studies.

Good to Know!

The studies offered in the portal are completed entirely online. The course concepts may vary, however.

Some of the studies are completed independently by a specified deadline, and some courses contain lots of group work completed online and schedules that are more limited. Please check carefully the modes of implementation in each course description.

Transferring the study attainments

The study attainments from the courses are transferred in two different ways, depending on at which university of applied sciences you study. Most universities of applied sciences use the Puro service.

The portal contains basic information on the courses. Each course has a link to the website of the UAS in question, where you can find more specific information on the implementation and enrol on the course. The instructions for the transfer of study attainments between universities of applied sciences is available in the portal in TRANSFERRING STUDY ATTAINMENTS.