Bachelor in Information and Communications Technology
This bachelor's program in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) prepares students a well-rounded foundation to become a future ICT professional. They will cover an array of technologies, methods and tools including software applications, data networks and cybersecurity, games, and hi-tech electronic systems and devices.
The curriculum includes basic, professional, and optional studies as well as practical experience and training and a final thesis project. Turku University places high value on problem-based learning, and get students started with hands-on projects from the beginning. This hands-on approach continues with real-life research and development projects that students complete together with local companies.
The main focus areas of this program are embedded electronics and Internet of Things (IoT), game development, data networks, and cybersecurity. Students will select one of these areas as their area of specialization. Request information to learn more about each program.
Eligibility to Bachelor's Degree Programs
You can apply to a Bachelor’s program if you have completed the Finnish general upper secondary school syllabus and/or the matriculation examination; an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma; a European Baccalaureate (EB) Diploma; a German Reifeprüfung (RP) Diploma; a Finnish vocational upper secondary qualification with a scope of 120 credit units or 180 credit points, or a comparable previous Finnish vocational qualification with a minimum scope of 80 credit units; a Finnish post-secondary or higher vocational level diploma; a Finnish vocational upper secondary qualification or a further or specialist vocational qualification as a competence-based qualification; or a comparable previous qualification or a foreign qualification which provides eligibility for higher education in the awarding country.
The students are selected based on entrance examination or SAT test results. Request information to learn more
The tuition fee is 9000 EUR per academic year for non-EU/EEA students.
Tuition fee does not include accommodation or other living or study related costs.
Scholarship program in Turku University of Applied Sciences
By completing 55 ECTS credits per year, the student will be refunded a third of the tuition fee.
Graduates of this program will receive a Bachelor of Engineering
An ICT engineering graduate has wide and practically-oriented fundamental knowledge and skills. After graduation, you are able to follow and contribute to the development of your field. Your studies will strengthen your capabilities to promote life-long learning, your language and communication skills, and prepare you for working in international environment.
Typical entry-level positions of ICT engineering graduates include Game Developer, Hardware Engineer, Project Engineer, Software Designer, and System Administrator. Many students also start their own businesses already during their studies, or select the entrepreneur’s path later.
As a Bachelor of Engineering, you may apply to a wide selection of Master’s programmes. When you have three years of working experience after your graduation, you can apply for applied Master’s programs at Universities of Applied Sciences in Finland.
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