|Study location||Finland, Forssa|
|Nominal duration||4 years (240 ECTS)|
|Awards||BEng (Bachelor of Engineering in Bioeconomy Engineering )|
|Tuition fee||€9,700.00 per year|
High school / higher secondary education
Your GPA needs to be 50% or above to be eligible to apply through Edunation. Submit also a grading scale in English if the scale is not indicated in the transcript.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Finnish / Swedish.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
The translations need to be signed and stamped by an authorized translator.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Afghanistan, Africa, Americas, Bhutan, Central Asia, Eastern Asia, India, Iran, Maldives, Oceania, Pakistan, South-Eastern Asia, Sri Lanka, Western Asia.
You don’t need to submit any English language tests since your English proficiency will be measured in the online entrance exam.
If you meet the eligibility criteria, you will be invited for an entrance exam. The exam is organized online on August 29, 2019.
You can also apply with a SAT test with a minimum score of 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and 400 from Mathematics. If you submit an SAT test result, you don’t need to participate in the entrance exam.
Bioeconomy Engineering program will equip you as an engineer with the knowledge and skills that put your sustainable development goals into action. You will achieve this by gaining the competences to integrate digitalization and data technology with biomass flows management of land, forest and waters.
You will acquire team work skills to reshape communication between bioproduction, processing, business, markets and consumers. Principles of the circular economy and sparing use of natural resources are integral principles of the study programme.
The program will equips you with information technology competences to develop tailored data, technology-based solutions for the use of bioeconomy production and processing. The program will familiarize you with knowledge of computer programming and software development, web-solutions, IoT, M2M, virtual and added reality, internet of services, industrial internet solutions, modeling and model simulations, 3-D printing, data-analytics and data networks.
Your knowledge of data and technology will be used in new and innovative ways to create changes in an industrial praxis and the socio-economic framework of bioeconomy.
Your degree will comprise of the study modules such as:
- Working in Bioeconomy
- Circular Bioeconomy
- Iot platforms
- Smart sensors
- Cloud services
- Smart Bioeconomy
- Mobile Applications
- GIS and smart logistics
- Data analytics
- 3D-modeling and printing
After graduation, you are an engineer specialized in producing smart information and data-based solutions for the management of bioeconomy, the production and processing industry and supply chains.
You are able to work with businesses and enterprises, engineering agencies, government, the public sector and non-governmental organisations. Your specific positions can be in projects, design, development, training, sales, consultancy, management, entrepreneurship and as specialist.